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    • Hands Off to H1N1! 

      Pionek, Lindsey (2010)
      "The H1N1 flu virus has created quite an uproar this flu season. However, research of the symptoms, prevention and spread of the virus, has shown that H1N1 follows the same mode of action as any other influenza virus. ...
    • Health and Transportation: Small Scale Area Association 

      Langerudi, M.F.; Mohammadian, A.K.; Sriraj, P.S. (Elsevier Inc., 2015)
      Public health, as a major factor influencing the livability and well-being of a community has 2 been a subject of interest in many academic fields. It is postulated that public health has strong 3 correlations with various ...
    • Heartichoke 

      Schlehlein, Heidi (2010)
      This image was created from my drawings in Photoshop. It is representative of the work I do in the BVIS program, by encouraging people to think about the anatomical in different ways. The whimsy of the piece reflects the ...
    • Highly Dispersed Gold Nanoparticles on Order Silicon Dioxide 

      Barnes, Sean (2010)
      Metal catalysts, like those in our automobile catalytic converters, are composed of tiny metal particles anchored into place on highly porous materials called supports. It is becoming more important than ever today to ...
    • HIPPA Compliance 

      Wallace, Katrine (2009-02-02)
      The ProCEED (Prostate Cancer Study of Ethnicity, Exercise and Diet) was a case-control epidemiology study that was undertaken to assess racial differences in dietary risk factors for prostate cancer. Correlations between ...
    • How Students Learn to Coordinate Knowledge of Physical and Mathematical Models in Cellular Physiology 

      Lira, Matthew E. (2016-07-01)
      This dissertation explores the Knowledge in Pieces (KiP) theory to account for how students learn to coordinate knowledge of mathematical and physical models in biology education. The KiP approach characterizes student ...
    • How to Take a Beating 

      Curtis, Matthew (2010)
      "Cardiac muscle cells have the unique ability to both detect local forces and generate their own. Measurement of these cell-driven forces is possible by first tracking the motion of cardiac myocytes during their contraction ...
    • The Human Cochlea 

      Kincaid, Jennifer (2008)
      One of the most structurally intricate organs in the body, the cochlea presents a challenge to medical illustration and visual communication. Traditional 2-D illustrations are inadequate for presenting comprehensive views ...
    • Identifying Expansive Learning in Participatory Budgeting: A Case Study of a Democratic Activity System 

      Melendez, José William (2016-11-14)
      This is an ethnographic case study that focuses on the Latino immigrant community’s civic engagement in Participatory Budgeting, in Chicago’s 49th Ward (PB49). The research focus is on how the PB49 process mediates ...
    • If You Can’t See It, You Can’t Diagnose It! 

      Gupta, Aman (2010)
      "Tendon and ligament injuries such as sprains and ruptures are a major source of musculoskeletal disability. MRI is a reliable tool for detecting large and complete tears of these tissues, however, low-grade injuries are ...
    • Importance of nanoscale pattern 

      Chan, Henry (2011)
      While we are still in the era of technology, the Moore’s law is about to face a challenge because we are approaching the limits of photolithography. Manufacturers are desperate to search for new methods for replacement. ...
    • In a Literal Sense 

      Gulezian, Paul (2010)
      My dissertation research concerns invasive plant species in the context of human activities in the urban landscape. The basic questions I ask are ‘how do invasive plants change ecological communities?’ and ‘how are they ...
    • In Search of 25% by 2025 

      Flint, David (2010)
      This image represents research about finding new and innovative approaches towards successfully reaching renewable energy goals - such as America’s goal of having 10 percent of our electricity coming from renewable sources ...
    • In the Ocean of Discourse 

      Pirozhenko, Ekaterina; Dudnik, Natalia (2009)
      This image provides a personal insight into our research process in the area of literary studies. We work on contemporary women writers in the German-speaking realm. Our research is of interdisciplinary nature and spans ...
    • An Inconvenient Truth 1000 Years Ago 

      Piscitelli, Matthew (2010)
      Although the fluffy white clouds in the sky above the Wari archaeological site of Cerro Baúl (500-1,000 A.D) may seem harmless, in southern Peru they are harbingers of drastic environmental changes. El Niño is a climatic ...
    • Infinity Gliders 

      Cernoch, AnnMarie (2008)
      The idea of infinity is a personal belief. While researching how artists and scientists visualize the concept of infinity, I have found very few variations. The most popular rendering is the mathematical infinity symbol, ...
    • Inside the Human Brain 

      GadElkarim, Johnson (2011)
      The picture presents fiber reconstruction (Tractography) for the human brain using Diffusion Tensor Imaging technique which is a variation of Medical Resonance Imaging. Tractography might help in extracting physiological ...
    • The Interactive Effect of Anger and Disgust in Moral Outrage and Judgments 

      Salerno, Jessica M.; Peter-Hagene, Liana C. (Association for Psychological Science, 2013-10)
      Two studies demonstrated that moral outrage is predicted not just from anger, but from a combination of anger and disgust. In Study 1, anger toward moral transgressions (sexual assault, funeral picketing) predicted moral ...
    • Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 expression in Colon Cancer 

      Taglia, Lauren (2009)
      Expression of Intercellular Adhesion Molecule-1 in normal human colonic epithelium. This image was generated using confocal microscopy to visualize the expression of ICAM-1 and actin protein in normal colonic epithelium ...
    • Investigating Compositional Effects of ALD Ternary Dielectric Ti-Al-O on MISH capacitor structure for Gate Insulation of InAlN/GaN and AlGaN/GaN 

      Colon, Albert; Ralu Divan, Liliana Stan; Shi, Junxia (American Institute of Physics Inc., 2016-11-01)
      Gate insulation/surface passivation in AlGaN/GaN and InAlN/GaN heterojunction fieldeffect transistors (HFETs) is a major concern for passivation of surface traps and reduction of gate leakage current. However, finding ...