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Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Investigating and Manipulating Immune Responses to Hepatotropic Pathogens Using Synthetic DNA, Nyamekye Obeng-Adjei

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Money Plays: Performing Currency In Seventeenth-Century French Comedy, Matthew Jon Pagett

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Neurodegeneration After Cardiac Arrest: Cell Death Mechanisms And Methods Of Neuroprotection, Michael Paine

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Complex Fluids In Microchannel Flows At Low Reynolds Number: Elastic Instabilities And Rheology, Lichao Pan

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Customizing Message Content to Facilitate Decisions about Participating in Genomics Research: A Reasoned Action Approach, Ryan S. Paquin

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Phenotypic Characteristics Of Mucosally Transmitted Hiv-1, Nicholas F. Parrish

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The Impact Of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury On Neuronal Networks And Neurobehavior, Tapan P. Patel

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Chiral Binaphthoquinones: Versatile Precursors for the Synthesis of Natural Products and Ligands for Asymmetric Catalysis, Erin Podlesny

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Injectable Hydrogels for Local Protein Delivery to Engineer Myocardial Remodeling, Brendan Patrick Purcell

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The Role Of Ndfip1 In T Cell Tolerance, Natalia M. Ramos Hernández

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When Do Faculty Inputs Matter? A Panel Study of Racial/Ethnic Differences in Engineering Bachelor's Degree Production, Tafaya S. Ransom

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A search for new physics in high-mass ditau events in the ATLAS detector, Ryan Reece

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Semiconductor Nanocrystal Building Blocks for Solar Applications: Synthesis, Self-Assembly, and Film Characterization, Danielle Christina Reifsnyder

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Advances in the Theory of Determinantal Point Processes, Justin Kyle Rising

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Unpacking the Black Box: Estimating the High School-Level Effects of Undermatching Among Underrepresented Students, Awilda Rodriguez

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Structure and Coarsening of Foams: Beyond von Neumann's Law, Adam E. Roth

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Engineering Tunable Plasmonic Nanostructures To Enhance Upconversion Luminescence, Marjan Saboktakin

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Essays on Dynamic Macroeconomics, Hikaru Saijo

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The Integrated Stress Response Effector ATF4: Characterization of a small molecule modulator of its expression and investigation of the role of ATF4 in metastasis, Carly M. Sayers

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Optimizing Adaptive Marketing Experiments with the Multi-Armed Bandit, Eric Michael Schwartz

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Forward and Reverse Engineering of Cellular Decision-Making, Najaf Ali Shah

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Hidden Ownership, Monitoring, and the Value of the Firm, Roy Shashua

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Defining A Regulatory Role For The Hsv Glycoprotein B Membrane Proximal Region In Membrane Association, Spencer Shelly

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Examinations Into The Calcium Hypothesis Of Alzheimer's Disease, Dustin J. Shilling

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Design, Synthesis and Suzuki-Miyaura Cross-Coupling Reactions of Potassium Organotrifluoroborates, Inji Shin

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Adaptation of the Retina to Stimulus Correlations, Kristina D. Simmons

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The Transition to Adulthood in the Developed Western World: a Focus on the Achievement of Economic Independence and on the Role of Family Background, Maria Sironi

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The Development, Treatment, And Prevention Of Perinatal Mood And Anxiety Disorders, Laura Elizabeth Sockol

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The Physical Chemistry Underlying The Assembly And Midpoint Potential Control In A Series Of Designed Protein-Maquettes, Lee Andrew Solomon

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Quantitative Analysis of Thoracic Computed Tomography Images, Gang Song

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Essays in Household Finance and Housing Economics, Cindy Katherine Soo

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In The Government's Service: A Study Of The Role And Practice Of Early China's Officials Based On Excavated Manuscripts, Daniel Sungbin Sou

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A Multidisciplinary Analysis of Evaporite Rocks from the Mid-Neoproterozoic Browne Formation, Officer Basin, Western Australia, Natalie Spear

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Reversing Diastereoselectivity: Chelation-Controlled Addition Of Organozincs To Chiral Carbonyl Derivatives, Gretchen Rachelle Stanton

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Information structure, grammar and strategy in discourse, Jon Scott Stevens

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Developmental Regulation Of Strongyloides Stercoralis Infectious Third-Stage Larvae By Canonical Dauer Pathways, Jonathan David Chaffee Stoltzfus

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Cancer-Related Direct-To-Consumer Advertising - A Study Of Its Antecedents, Influence On Patient Information Seeking Behaviors, And Contingent Effects, Andy SL Tan

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The interplay between Lewy body-like alpha-synuclein aggregates and protein degradation pathways in a cell-based model of Parkinson's disease, Selcuk Aski Tanik

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The Effect of Specialty Tier Placement on Enrollment and Utilization in Medicare Part D, Erin Audrey Taylor

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The Economic Lives of Black Immigrants: An Analysis of Wages, Homeownership, and Locational Attainment in the United States, Rebbeca Tesfai

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Modulating Nanoparticle Film Assembly Using Amphiphiles, Kwadwo Tettey

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Belief Echoes: The Persistent Effects of Corrected Misinformation, Emily Thorson

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Commuting-Liftable Subgroups of Galois Groups, Adam Topaz

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RNA and DNA Sequence Analysis of the Human Transcriptome, Jonathan M. Toung

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Trapped and Untrapped: Mubarak's Opponents on the Eve of His Ouster, Eric Robert Trager

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The Impact Of Motivation On Object-Based Visual Attention Indexed By Continuous Flash Suppression., Vanessa Troiani

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Essays On Asset Pricing And Portfolio Choice, Hsin-hung Tsai

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Mechanics Of Interactions And Atomic-Scale Wear Of Tips In Amplitude Modulation Atomic Force Microscopy, Vahid Vahdat

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Novel Roles For The Tumor Suppressor Apc Through Regulation Of Gsk-3, Alexander James Valvezan

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Automated Formal Analysis of Internet Routing Configurations, Anduo Wang

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Study of image local scale structure using nonlinear diffusion, Yan Wang

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A Three Layered Framework for Annual Indoor Airflow CFD Simulation, Yue Wang

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Issues In Group Sequential/adaptive Designs, Hong Wan

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The Horse in Pre-Imperial China, Xiang Wan

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Damage Detection and Mitigation in Open Collaboration Applications, Andrew Granville West

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Raising the Volume: Media and the Rise of the 21st Century Tea Party, Khadijah Lorraine White

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Cocaine Self-Administration: Adaptations To The Glutamatergic System And Consequences For Offspring Emotional Control, Samantha Louise White

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Towards A Better Understanding Of Nonstructural Carbohydrate Storage And Carbon Limitation In Trees, Erin Taylor Wiley

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Innovation Tournaments: Improving Ideas through Process Models, Joel O. Wooten

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High Performance Optical Transmitter For Next Generation Supercomputing And Data Communication, Xiaotie Wu

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Discovering Novel Intrinsic Antiviral Responses To Arboviruses: From Transcription To Intestinal Innate Immunity, Jie Xu

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A Bayesian Approach for Predicting Building Cooling and Heating Consumption and Applications in Fault Detection, Bin Yan

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The Decline of the Rust Belt: A Dynamic Spatial Equilibrium Analysis, Chamna Yoon

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Redundant Neuromodulatory Mechanisms That Control Fear Memory Consolidation, Matthew Young

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Theory of the Bulk Photovoltaic effect in oxides, and first-principles computational design of materials with bulk Dirac points, Steve Young

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Association of Protein Helices and Assembly of Foldamers: Stories in Membrane and Aqueous Environments, Shaoqing Zhang

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Arithmetic Constructions Of Binary Self-Dual Codes, Ying Zhang

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Formalizing the SSA-based Compiler for Verified Advanced Program Transformations, Jianzhou Zhao

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In Pursuit of the Great Peace: Han Dynasty Classicism and the Making of Early Medieval Literati Culture, Lu Zhao

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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The Egf-Ras-Erk Pathway And The Nkx-5/hmx Homeodomain Protein Mls-2 Promote Tube Development In The C.elegans Excretory System, Ishmail Abdus-Saboor

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Essays in Online Advertising, Vibhanshu Abhishek

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Commensal Bacterial Communities Regulate Antiviral Immunity, Michael Christopher Abt

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The Application Of Geoarchaeological And Micromorphological Perspectives To Issues Of Hominin Behavior In The Late Pleistocene, Vera lúcia dias Aldeias

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Outlandish Fictions: The Eighteenth-Century French Novel and Marriage on Women's Terms, Ekaterina R. Alexandrova

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Efficacy And Mechanistic Evaluation Of Tic10, A Novel Antitumor Agent, JOSHUA EDWARD ALLEN

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Essays in Problems of Optimal Sequential Decisions, Alessandro Arlotto

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Molecular Evolution Of Vasopressin And Oxytocin Receptor Genes In Owl Monkeys (aotus Azarai) Of Northern Argentina, Paul Longley Babb

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Engineering Patterns To Study Vascular Biology, Jan Baranski

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Shear Deformation In Polymer Gels And Dense Colloidal Suspensions, Anindita Basu

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Silec: A New Tool To Study Mitochondrial And Metabolic Disease, Sankha Subhra Basu

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Generative-Discriminative Low Rank Decomposition for Medical Imaging Applications, Nematollah Kayhan Batmanghelich

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Men at Work: Public Construction, Labor, and Society at Middle Republican Rome, 390-168 B.C., Seth G. Bernard

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Development of High Angular Resolution Diffusion Imaging Analysis Paradigms for the Investigation of Neuropathology, Luke Bloy

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Genetic and Pharmacological Approaches to Preventing Neurodegeneration, Marco Boccitto

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The use of the internet for alternative views on health, Angel Bourgoin

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Synergy Between Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (igf-I) E-Peptides And Igf-I Signaling Alters Growth In Skeletal Muscle, Becky Kathleen Brisson

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The function of Hedgehog and Wnt signaling pathways in otic development, Alexander Brown

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Digital Youth In Digital Schools: Literacy, Learning, And All That Noise, Mary Frances Buckley

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H.D.: The Politics and Poetics of the Maternal Body, Aliki Sophia Caloyeras

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Monstruos, maniobras y mundos: lo fantástico en la narrativa cubana, 1910-2010, Sandra María Casanova-Vizcaíno

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Fordings and Frontiers: Architecture and Identity in the Central Himalayas (c. 7th - 12th centuries CE), Nachiket Chanchani

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Statistical methods for human microbiome data analysis, Jun Chen

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Asymmetric T Cell Division and the Self-renewal of Specific Immunity, Maria L. Ciocca

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PhoQ: Structural and Mechanistic Investigations into an Important Bacterial Sensor Kinase, Graham David Clinthorne

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Theaters of Power: Inka Imperial Performance, Lawrence S. Coben

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Icp-Ms Analysis Of Lanthanide-Doped Nanoparticles: A Quantitative And Multiplexing Approach To Investigate Biodistribution, Blood Clearance, And Targeting, Samuel Henry Crayton

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Investigating the Role of Microtubules in Glut4 Vesicle Trafficking and the Kinetics of Membrane Attachment by the Myosin Myo1c, Jennine Dawicki McKenna

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Understanding the Metabolic and Genetic Regulation of Breast Cancer Recurrence Using Magnetic Resonance-Based Integrative Metabolomics, Dania Daye

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Higher-Order Chromatin Organization In Hematopoietic Transcription, Wulan Deng

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Defeat And Resurrection: A Political History Of The Pan-Albanian National Revolutionary Movement, 1912-2010, Alexandra Rachael De Renzy Channer