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Theses/Dissertations from 2007

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Maestro: a remote execution tool for visualization clusters, Aron Lee Bierbaum

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Kinetic studies of Escherichia coli and human SAICAR synthetase, Daniel Joseph Binkowski

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The role of the city administrator and small town planning: a qualitative study of Iowa's small town managers, Ryan A. Bland

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Experimental tests of community assembly rules in a tallgrass prairie restoration, Andrea Margaret Blong

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Field evaluation of reduced-growth, glyphosate-resistant Kentucky bluegrass in competitive and noncompetitive settings, Christopher James Blume

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Composition, sensory attributes, and flavor of dry- and oil-roasted soynuts after roasting and during storage, Emily Louise Boge

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PECVD grown DBR for microcavity OLED sensor, Brandon Scott Bohlen

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Investigation of roll angle feed-forward control and look-ahead functions to improve automatic guidance on sloped terrain, James Addison Bosserd II

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Bean pod mottle virus biology and management in Iowa, Jeffrey Donald Bradshaw

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Automation in digital photo management, Benjamin Arthur Brady

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The role of the integrase c-terminus in replication and targeted integration of the yeast retrotransposon Ty5, Troy Leon Brady

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The center of almost everything, Anja Katrina Brand

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Exploration of experiences influencing the academic achievement of university students with learning disabilities in persistence to graduation, Bridgit Renee Breslow

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An evolution in grid structures: a study for conceptual grid structure design, Valorie Michelle Brinson

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Markov network structure discovery using independence tests, Facundo Bromberg

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Ascension, Jennifer Grace Brooks

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AI Loom: a generic development framework for multi-agent systems ideally suited for virtual worlds, Joshua Luke Brown

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Influence of anaerobic and anoxic hydraulic retention time on biological nutrient removal in a membrane bioreactor, Patrick Anderson Brown

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A three-dimensional quantitative biomechanical analysis of left handed scanning, William Ray Brown

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Friction and wear behavior of ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene as a function of crystallinity and in the presence of the phospholipid DPPC (dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine), Angela Lynette Bruck

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Effects of restoration on Midwestern oak savanna biodiversity, structure, and oak regeneration, Lars Andrew Brudvig

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Expectancy confirmation effects: accumulation and moderation by social interaction, Ashley Arden Buller

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Restricting wireless network access within the classroom, Andrew Daniel Buschbom

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Correlated response in litter traits to selection for intramuscular fat in Duroc swine, Ashley Lynn Bushman

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Bonnie Cashin: connecting the designer to the designed garment through a material culture analysis of five examples of her work, 1962-1975, Martha Jane Bute

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Transcriptional profiling of laser-microdissected stamen abscission zones in Arabidopsis, Suqin Cai

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A phenomenological study of family influence on Millennial college students' money beliefs and behaviors, Mary Ann Briscoe Campbell

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Adult attachment, dependence, self-criticism and depression: a test of a mediational model, Amy Elizabeth Cantazaro

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Genetic dissection of the rf2a-mediated fertility restoration pathway in Maize, Jun Cao

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AVIDENSE: Advanced Video Analysis System for Colonoscopy Semantics, Yu Cao

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The effects of cueing on walking stability in people with Parkinson's disease, Andrew Jennings Carrel

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Genetic and molecular investigation of compatible plant-virus interactions, Tyrell Carr

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Carbon isotopic composition of plant-derived organic matter in tropical sedimentary sequences as a recorder of Late Cretaceous-Early Paleogene changes in the carbon cycle, Humberto Carvajal-Ortiz

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Opposition to female enfranchisement: the Iowa anti-suffrage movement, Libby Jean Cavanaugh

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A full Bayesian assessment of the effect of highway bypasses on crashes, crash rates and citizens' safety in Iowa communities, Lorenzo Cena

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Phytophthora root and stem rot of soybean in Iowa: minimizing losses through an improved understanding of population structure and implementation of novel management strategies, Sarah Marie Cerra

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On the inside looking in: the dynamics and experiences of internally hired principals of Iowa public school districts, John Chalstrom

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A time-domain model for predicting aerodynamic loads on a slender support structure for fatigue design, Byungik Chang

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Evolutionary biology of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus, Sang-Ho Cha

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Applications of asymptotic expansions to some statistical problems, Arindam Chatterjee

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Interaction of m-Dinitrobenzene (DNB) with Calcium and Potassium saturated reference smectites in aqueous suspensions, Ritushree Chatterjee

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Species and functional diversity effects on productivity and nutrient uptake: implications for designing sustainable agricultural systems in the Midwest, Melissa Renee Cheatham

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Avian immunology, immunogenetics, and host immune response to Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis infection in chickens, Jennifer Helen Cheeseman

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Algorithms in supertree inference and phylogenetic data mining, Duhong Chen

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Young children's stories of love, fear and violence at home: a qualitative analysis of the narrative representations of maltreated preschool boys diagnosed with disruptive behavior, regulatory dysfunction, oppositional defiant, conduct and anxiety disorders, Jeffrey Ward Cheney

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Redefining independence: voices of single mothers on welfare about motherhood, marriage, and welfare policy, Wan-Juo Cheng

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Multifunctionalized mesoporous silica nanoparticles for selective catalysis, Hung-Ting Chen

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Role profiles: an alternative look at personality in couples therapy, Hee-Sun Cheon

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Advances in model identification using the block-oriented exact solution technique in a predictive modeling framework, Swee-Teng Chin

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Sensitivity of thermal properties of pavement materials using mechanistic-empirical pavement design guide, Satish Reddy Chintakunta

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Adjusting remanufacturing capacity using sales and return information, Suphalat Chittamvanich

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Interaction of prion protein with divalent metals: possible role in neuroprotection and neurodegeneration in prion disease model, Christopher J. Choi

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Methanobactin and the membrane-associated methane monooxygenase in methanotrophy: a tale of two proteins, DongWon Choi

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Graffiti: a visual vernacular as graphic design source, Sung Hun Choi

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Regulation of prolactin secretion in a nonphotoperiodic breeder, the zebra finch, Debora Ellen Christensen

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Litter accumulation in emergent marshes: investigating the effects of litter on wetland invertebrates and the processes controlling litter distribution and accumulation, Jay Richard Christensen

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An investigation of student thinking regarding calorimetry, entropy, and the second law of thermodynamics, Warren Michael Christensen

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Plant extracted essential oils as a contact fungicide seed treatment for organic corn, Erik J. Christian

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Weak homomorphisms of coalgebras, Key One Chung

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The role of adaptive evolution of phenotypic plasticity and historical population genetic processes in purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria L.) invasion in North America, Young Jin Chun

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Numerical simulations of maize pollen dispersal, Craig Andrew Clark

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Habituation and diet comparison between two types of percid fish, Richard Dean Clayton

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A tale of two labs: ethos and risk communication in the public rhetoric of U.S. national labs, Maria Eichmans Cochran

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The relative influence of information assurance mechanisms on content integrity in peer-to-peer networks: a field study, Steven Michael Collins

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The Endangered Species Act, local power and contested issues on the rural-urban interface, Kristen Marie Corey

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Observations and simulations of mesoscale convective systems, James Correia Jr.

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Why they persis: exploring the educational experiences of adult women currently enrolled part time at a Midwest community college, Elizabeth Michelle Cox

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Studies on the immunogenicity in swine of influenza A virus hemagglutinin expressed by Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus-like replicon particles, Brenda Gail Crabtree

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Written and unwritten rules: the use of alcohol by fraternities: a study of one college, Thomas Michael Crady

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Dynamics of food insecurity of families with children, Shuxin Cui

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Colicin E1 addition to the swine diet prevents post weaning diarrhea, Sara Anne Cutler

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Fleet management of rural timber bridges, Justin Michael Dahlberg

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Investigations of complement resistance factors in Leishmania chagasi, Rebecca Renee Dahlin-Laborde

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Impact of protein supplementation on muscle recovery after exercise-induced muscle soreness, Elizabeth Carol Dahlstrom

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Communication apprehension, information technology fluency, and Internet access as factors affecting college students' participation in in-class and online discussion, Edwin James Damman

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Remote characterization of locomotion, grazing and drinking behavior in beef cattle using GPS and ruminant temperature dynamics, Jeremiah DeLayne Davis

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Maximizing soybean yield potential in Iowa, Jason Lee De Bruin

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The effects of student input into school organization, operation and governance on dropout rate in Iowa alternative schools and programs, Joseph Craig DeHart

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Incorporating product-line engineering techniques into agent-oriented software engineering for efficiently building safety-critical, multi-agent systems, Joshua Jon Dehlinger

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The relationship of decision-making and division of household labor to relationship satisfaction, Tara Danielle Dekkers

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Hot corrosion behavior of Pt-modified Ni- and Co-based alloys and coatings, Vinay Prakash Deodeshmukh

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Photochemistry of dibenzothiophene-based sulfilimines, Vasumathi Desikan

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Integration and validation of a radio frequency identification (RFID) system and automatic sorting technology (AST) for real-time correlation of management and disease impacts on the performance of swine in field studies, Ruby Herseniada Destajo

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Summer-induced iron chlorosis on Kentucky bluegrass turf, David Michael DeVetter

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Factors that affect targeting of Ty5 retrotransposon in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Robert Dick

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Soil quality in strawberry and vineyard agroecosystems maintained under conventional and alternative weed management systems, Craig Alan Dilley

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Changes in exercise identity among three groups of exercisers over twelve weeks, Heather Nicole Dillman

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Application of the rollermill and hammermill for biomass fractionation, Mark David Dilts

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Effects of field of view and stereo graphics on memory in immersive command and control, K.C. Kurt Chris Dohse

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Development of carbon based optically transparent electrodes from pyrolyzed photoresist for the investigation of phenomena at electrified carbon - solution interfaces, Sebastian Donner

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Demon rum and saintly women: temperance fiction of the early nineteenth century, Gina Dianne Donovan

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Ecological and behavioral studies of the western bean cutworm (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) in corn, David Lee Dorhout

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Characterizing and influencing differentiation of Retinal Progenitor Cells, Tyra Ellen Dunn-Thomas

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The challenges of the community college presidency in the new millennium: pathways, preparation, competencies, and leadership programs needed to survive, Christopher A. Duree

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Sooty blotch and flyspeck of apple: assessment of an RFLP-based identification technique and adaptation of a warning system for the Upper Midwest, Katrina Beth Duttweiler

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Assessing estuarine health in Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve using a geochemical approach, Matthew Joseph Dvorak

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Avoiding reactance: the utility of ultraviolet photography, persuasion, and parental protectiveness in improving the effectiveness of a UV exposure intervention, Jennifer Leigh Dykstra

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Soil management, crop rotations, and biomass removal effects on soil organic matter content, Krisztina Eleki

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Assembly and analysis of complex plant genomes, Scott Joseph Emrich

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Optimization of a hydraulic mixing nozzle, Joshua Jacob Engelbrecht