Dissertations (CBE)

Theses and Dissertations from 2008

Semicontinuous processes with chemical reaction, Thomas A. Adams

Simulations of neutrophil rolling dynamics and the transition to firm adhesion, Kelly Elizabeth Caputo

Lattice kinetic Monte Carlo modeling and simulation of atomic aggregation in crystals, Jianguo Dai

On the nature of aqueous solvation in biological systems, Nathaniel V Nucci

Protease inhibitor development and substrate specificity profiling, Parag Pinakin Shah

Theses and Dissertations from 2007

Identifying transcriptional regulatory modules and networks by integrative approaches, Guang Chen

Inhibition of colon tumor progression and angiogenesis by the Ink4a/Arf locus, Steven L Gibson

Development of direct hydrocarbon solid oxide fuel cells with enhanced stability and performance, Michael D Gross

Measuring, modelling, and dissecting the cellular mechanical response, Brenton D Hoffman

Development of new fabrication methods for solid oxide fuel cell electrodes, Suk-Won Jung

Engineering and characterization of influenza hemagglutinin properties in mammalian system, Jeong Hun Lee

Dynamic risk assessment of inherently safer chemical processes: An accident precursor approach, Anjana Meel

Optimization and analysis of single-stranded oligonucleotide directed gene targeting in mouse embryonic stem cells, Brian Murphy

Human blood coagulation on matrix protein microarrays under venous and arterial flow, Uzoma Michelle Okorie

Soft matter systems simulated by molecular methods, Vanessa Ortiz Torres

Quantification of neutrophil spreading and migration and the development of a novel model for neutrophil motility, Lee Allen Smith

The effects of disruption of cytoskeleton polymers on the rheological properties of cultured mammalian cells in the cortical and perinuclear regions, Kathleen Ann Van Citters

Histone H2B deubiquitylation and transcriptional control in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Anastasia Wyce

Phase behavior and morphology of sulfonated polystyrene systems, Nancy C Zhou

Theses and Dissertations from 2006

Single molecule structural studies of bridges, linkers, and hinges in multi-domain proteins: Natural variants, pathological mutants, and therapeutic designs, Nishant Bhasin

Achieving long-term controlled drug delivery by using biodegradable polymeric nanoparticles, Avinash Budhian

Novel cathodes for solid oxide fuel cells prepared by impregnation procedures, Yingyi Huang

Engineering novel mesoscopic structures using DNA -programmed colloidal self -assembly, Anthony Ji Kim

Engineering a single chain minimal HLA-DR4 by directed evolution: A quality control based approach to yeast surface display, Andrew Wesley Nields

Performance and kinetic evaluations of a novel bioreactor system in the low-oxygen/low-fluid shear reaction environments, Kasidit Nootong

Re-engineering and functional analysis of a putative marker of self using phylogenetic variation, Shyamsundar Subramanian

Theses and Dissertations from 2005

Direct oxidation solid oxide fuel cell: Aspects of anode performance optimization, Olga Costa-Nunes

Adhesion of functionalized polymersomes, John Jianghann Lin

Reaction dynamics of human blood coagulation, Ken Lo

A study of the catalytic properties of ceria-based materials in the WGS reaction and hydrocarbon oxidations, Sufang Zhao

Theses and Dissertations from 2004

From the red cell to the nucleus: Mechanics and architecture of composite membrane systems, Kris Noel Dahl

Brownian adhesive dynamic (BRAD) simulations for modeling viral attachment to cells, Thomas Joseph English

Design and in vitro characterization of biodegradable, drug delivery vehicle with the adhesive properties of leukocytes, Adetokunbo Omolola Eniola

A fundamental study of selective oxidation reactions on supported vanadium oxide catalysts: Reaction mechanism and structure -activity relationships, Tao Feng

A modular framework for predictive modeling of microstructural evolution in silicon materials processing, Thomas A Frewen

Forced unfolding of single molecules: A molecular and thermal investigation using the atomic force microscopy (AFM), Richard Law

A study of SO2 poisoning on ceria based three way catalysts, Tian Luo

Development of direct hydrocarbon solid oxide fuel cells, Steven McIntosh

A time to every purpose: Reaction-based approaches to biological interactions of pegylated vesicles and worm micelles, Peter Joseph Photos

Multiscale modeling and simulation of aggregation in crystalline semiconductor materials, Manish Chand Prasad

Theses and Dissertations from 2003

Physical and chemical characterizations of block copolymer membranes, Harry Bermudez

Coarse-grained cytoskeleton and filament simulations and mimicry with polymer worm micelles, Paul M Dalhaimer

Irreversibly grown nanostructures: The quasi -thermodynamics of slow deposition, Panu Danwanichakul

Micropipette aspiration studies of lipid membrane fusion mechanisms and polymersome adhesion energies, David Stewart Ege

Mechanisms of thrombosis under flow, Mukul Shri Goel

Patterning, prestress and adhesion dynamics of murine skeletal muscle cells: Studies with the C2C12 cell line and both normal and gamma-sarcoglycan knockout primary cells, Maureen A. S Griffin

Engineering colloidal assembly via biological adhesion, Amy Lynn Hiddessen

Characterization of H-[Fe]ZSM-5 and an investigation of adsorption complexes formed in acylation reactions over zeolite acids, Oferi Kresnawahjuesa

Counterion surface segregation in ionomers, Russel Michael Walters

A surface science approach to understanding supported vanadia catalysts, Gordon Sek-Yin Wong

Theses and Dissertations from 2002

Projection algorithm for the finite-element simulation of fluid flows at high levels of convection, Angel C Caballero

Stochastic processes in biological and biochemical kinetics, Ian Joseph Laurenzi

Liquid phase adsorption of polar compounds from toluene using zeolites, Yi-hsiung Sean Lin

Theses and Dissertations from 1996

Theoretical and experimental study of adsorption of fluids in zeolites: Molecular simulation and calorimetry, Jude Anthony Dunne

Theses and Dissertations from 1995

Modeling, optimization and control of the Bridgman and Czochralski crystallization processes, Roberto Irizarry-Rivera

Theses and Dissertations from 1994

High temperature microcalorimetry of high silica zeolites, David Joseph Parrillo

Theses and Dissertations from 1993

Temperature-programmed desorption and $\sp{13}{\rm C}$ nuclear magnetic resonance studies of adsorption complexes in acidic zeolites, Andrew Ignatius Biaglow

Support and metal particle size effects on platinum and rhodium model catalysts, Georgios S Zafiris

Theses and Dissertations from 1992

Catalytic incineration of contaminants in air with a spiral heat exchanger-combustor, Matthew John Targett

Theses and Dissertations from 1991

Support effects studied on model catalysts, Scott A Roberts

Theses and Dissertations from 1989

Adsorption studies of the acid sites in high-silica zeolites, Tamara Gricus Kofke

Theses and Dissertations from 1987

THE CHEMICAL DIFFUSION COEFFICIENT DURING ION EXCHANGE IN BETA ALUMINA MATERIALS, MARK LATEY UNDERWOOD

Theses and Dissertations from 1985

CONCENTRATION EFFECTS IN BULK COLLOIDS AND INTERFACIAL PHASES (ADSORPTION, CLUSTERING, MEMBRANES (POROUS), ZEOLITES, ADHESIVE POTENTIAL), ALBERT JOSEPH POST

Theses and Dissertations from 1984

DEVELOPMENT OF A MATHEMATICAL MODEL FOR THE SIMULTANEOUS SACCHARIFICATION AND FERMENTATION OF CELLULOSE WITH THERMOMONOSPORA FUSCA YX CELLULASES AND CLOSTRIDIUM THERMOHYDROSULFURICUM (DIAUXIE), GEOFFREY FRANK SLAFF

Theses and Dissertations from 1983

CARRIER-MEDIATED TRANSPORT IN MEMBRANE REACTORS: DEACYLATION OF BENZYLPENICILLIN, JORGE LUIS LOPEZ

INTEGRATION OF STIFF DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS IN CHEMICAL REACTOR MODELLING, CHARLES WALTER WHITE

Theses and Dissertations from 1981

THE EFFECT OF PORE STRUCTURE ON THE KINETICS OF FLUID-SOLID REACTIONS, SURESH KUMAR BHATIA

OPTIMAL REGISTRATION OF DEFORMED IMAGES, CHAIM BROIT

THE PRETREATMENT AND ENZYMATIC SACCHARIFICATION OF POPLAR WOOD, MARK THOMAS HOLTZAPPLE

A SYSTEMS ANALYSIS FOR THE PRODUCTION OF SELECTED FUELS AND CHEMICALS FROM BIOMASS, EDWARD JOSEPH NOLAN

Theses and Dissertations from 1980

ON THE APPLICATION OF GAME THEORY AND TIME SERIES ANALYSIS TO PROBLEMS IN FIRE CONTROL, STEPHEN FRANCIS HULING

Theses and Dissertations from 1973

THERMODYNAMICS OF ION EXCHANGE., JAROMIR NOVOSAD

Theses and Dissertations from 1967

MASS TRANSFER FROM A ROTATING DISC TO NON-NEWTONIAN LIQUIDS, GEOFFREY SPEARING HANSFORD

Theses and Dissertations from 1964

CHEMICAL HYDRODYNAMICS WITH A ROTATING DISK, GEORGE SERAD

Theses and Dissertations from 1961

THE EFFECT OF AXIAL MIXING ON A TUBULAR CHEMICAL REACTOR, JORDAN L SPENCER