Electronic graduate theses and dissertations from Utah State University.

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2016

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The Demography and Determinants of Population Growth in Utah Moose (Alces Alces Shirasi), Joel S. Ruprecht

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Greater Sage-Grouse Vital Rate and Habitat Use Response to Landscape Scale Habitat Manipulations and Vegetation Micro-Sites in Northwestern Utah, Charles P. Sandford

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Fake Likers Detection on Facebook, Prudhvi Ratna Badri Satya

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The Role of Farmers' Market Incentives on the Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Food Security Status of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participants, Mateja R. Savoie Roskos

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MotionScan: Towards Brain Concussion Detection with a Mobile Tablet Device, Shantanu Saxena

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What in a Good Cause Men May Both Dare and Venture, Karen Schwarze

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Analysis and Modeling of Pedestrian Walking Behaviors Involving Individuals with Disabilities, Mohammad Sadra Sharifi

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Applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics in Flow Measurement and Meter Design, Zachary B. Sharp

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Synthesis, Structure-Activity Relationship Study, and Mode of Action Study of 1,4-Naphthoquinone Based Anticancer and Antimicrobial Agents, Jaya P. Shrestha

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A Counting-Focused Instructional Treatment for Developing Number System Knowledge in Second-Grade: A Mixed Methods Study on Children's Number Sense, Jessica F. Shumway

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The Effect of Behavioral Skills Training on Teachers Conducting the Recess-to-Classroom Transition, Sarah C. Smith

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ATP Usage in the Dark-Operative Protochlorophyllide Oxidoreductase, Mark S. Soffe

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Quantifying the Lateral Bracing Provided by Standing Steam Roof Systems, Taylor J. Sorensen

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Impulsive Choice, Alcohol Self-administration, and Pre-exposure to Reward Delay, Jeffrey S. Stein

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Utah Lotus: North American Legume for Possible Use in Rangeland Revegetation in the Southern Great Basin of the Western United States, Jason M. Stettler

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Developing a Method for Quantifying Nitrogen Transformation Rates Using In Situ Benthic Chambers Dosed with Isotopically Labeled Nitrate, Chelsea A. Stewardson

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Benefits, Barriers, and Opportunities for Renewable Energy Outreach in Extension: A Mixed-Methods Needs Assessment, Blake H. Thomas

Development of a Three-Dimensional High-Order Strand-Grids Approach, Oisin Tong

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Microalgae Sorption of Ten Individual Heavy Metals and their Effects on Growth and Lipid Accumulation, Eric M. Torres

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Live Load Testing and Analysis of a 48-Year-Old Double Tee Girder Bridge, Victor J. Torres

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Effects of Feeding High-Moisture Corn Grain with Slow-Release Urea in Dairy Diets on Lactational Performance, Energy and Nitrogen Utilization, and Ruminal Fermentation Profiles by Lactating Cows, Braden M. Tye

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Interpreting Risk: Variations and Explanations of Resident Perceptions of Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts, Adrian B. Uzunian

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The Bat and the Spider: A Folkloristic Analysis of Comic Book Narratives, Wesley Colin Van de Water

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Analyzing Irrigation District Water Productivity by Benchmarking Current Operations Using Remote Sensing and Simulation of Alternative Water Delivery Scenarios, Jonna D. van Opstal

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The MH-2 Core from Project Hotspot: Description, Geologic Interpretation, and Significance to Geothermal Exploration in the Western Snake River Plain, Idaho, Jerome A. Varriale

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Computational Studies of Microscopic Superfluidity in the 4He Clusters, Angeline R. Wairegi

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Engineering of polyketide biosynthetic pathways for bioactive molecules, Siyuan Wang

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The Effect of Weight on the Perceptions of and Attitudes Toward Individuals with Anorexia Nervosa, Allison E. White

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Investigating the Effect of Capping Layers on Final Thin Film Morphology After a Dewetting Process, Benjamin C. White

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Investigating the Effect of Capping Layers on Final Thin Film Morphology After a Dewetting Process, Benjamin C. White

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Self-determination Training: A Collaboration Model for Schools and Vocational Rehabilitation, Shannon M. Williams

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Quality of Experience Aware Spectrum Efficiency and Energy Efficiency Over Wireless Heterogeneous Networks, Yiran Xu

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Vision Based Extraction of Nutrition Information from Skewed Nutrition Labels, Tanwir Zaman

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Anaerobic Hydrogen and Methane Production from Dairy Processing Waste: Experiment and Modeling, Jianming Zhong

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Catalytic Pyrolysis of Olive Mill Wastewater Sludge, Hamza Abdellaoui

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Welfare State Context and Individual Health: The Role of Decommodification in Shaping Self-Perceived Health, Karin M. Abel

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The Influence of a Fluctuating Water Table on Arsenic Mobility in a Western U.S. Aquifer, Allia Maher Abu-Ramaileh

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Perceptions of Customized Employment Among Employers: A Survey and Focus Group, Melanie D. Adams

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Spatial Patterns of Rural and Exurban Residential Settlement and Agricultural Trends in the Intermountain West, Saleh Ahmed

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An Evaluation of Group Activity Schedules to Train Children with Autism to Play Hide-and-Seek with their Typically Developing Peers, Jessica S. Akers

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Systems Optimization Models to Improve Water Management and Environmental Decision Making, Omar Alminagorta Cabezas

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Improving Reuse of Distributed Transaction Software with Transaction-Aware Aspects, Anas Ahmad AlSobeh

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Design of Reliable and Secure Network-On-Chip Architectures, Dean Michael B Ancajas

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Image Blur Detection with Two-Dimensional Haar Wavelet Transform, Sarat Kiran Andhavarapu

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Organizational Adaptation in Local Stormwater Governance, Andrea Armstrong

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An online wear state monitoring methodology for off-the-shelf embedded processors, Srinath Arunachalam

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Geochemical Characterization of the Mountain Home Geothermal System, Trevor Alex Atkinson

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Understanding Myth and Myth as Understanding: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Mytho-Logic Narration, Sandra Bartlett Atwood

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Late Taino Occupation of Jamaica: A Zooarchaeological Analysis of Faunal Materials from the Bluefields Bay Site, Diana M. Azevedo

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Factors Related to Successful Completion of Developmental Mathematics Courses, Jason Bagley

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The Effects of Social Norms Feedback on Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Skin Carotenoids Among College Students, Troy A. Bailey

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Binding Interactions of (R)- and (S)-hydroxypropyl-CoM Dehydrogenases and the Zinc Knuckle Proteins Air1 and Air2, Jeremy W. Bakelar

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Computational Modeling to Study Disease Development: Applications to Breast Cancer and an in vitro Model of Macular Degeneration, Qanita Bani Baker

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Annotation Tools for Multivariate Gene Set Testing of Non-Model Organisms, Russell K. Banks

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The Effect of a Class-wide Training on Prosocial Bystander Behaviors, Charity Deanne Barnes

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Romantic Relationship Quality and Technological Communication: Examining the Roles of Attachment Representations and Rejection Sensitivity, Ron C. Bean

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The Fate of Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products in Conventional and Engineered On-Site Wastewater Drain Fields, James Beardall

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Claiming the Best of Both Worlds: Mixed Heritage Children of the Pacific Northwest Fur Trade and the Formation of Identity, Alanna Cameron Beason

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Characterization of an E2V Charge-Coupled Device for the Michelson Interferometer for Global High-Resolution Thermospheric Imaging Instrument, James Beukers

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Using Network Models to Predict Steelhead Abundance, Middle Fork John Day, OR, Monica R. Blanchard

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Factors Influencing Farmers' Utilization of Auto-Guidance Technology in Northern Utah, Thomas A. Bleazard

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An Evaluation of Demand Functions for Attention and Food in Children with Autism, Bistra K. Bogoev

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A Translational Investigation of Positive and Negative Behavioral Contrast, Megan A. Boyle

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Relative Toxicity of Select Dehydropyrrolizidine Alkaloids and Evaluation of a Heterozygous P53 Knockout Mouse Model for Dehydropyrrolizidine Alkaloid Induced Carcinogenesis, Ammon W. Brown

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"We are Entitled to, and we Must Have, Medical Care": San Juan County's Farm Security Administration Medical Plan, 1938-1946, John Howard Brumbaough Jr.

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The Colorado Plateau as a Virtual Laboratory for Mobile Games for Geoscience Education and Relations Between Rock Strength and River Metrics, Natalie Bursztyn

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Short Term Effectiveness of High Density Large Woody Debris in Asotin Creek as a Cheap and Cheerful Restoration Restoration Action, Reid Camp

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Factors Influencing the Ecology of Greater Sage-Grouse Inhabiting the Bear Lake Plateau and Valley, Idaho and Utah, Casey J. Cardinal

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Fascism and Culture in Sicily: The Centennial of Vincenzo Bellini's Death, Olga A. Casaretti

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Effects of Beef Finishing Diets and Muscle Type on Meat Quality, Fatty Acids and Volatile Compounds, Arkopriya Chail

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Cultural, Demographic, and Environmental Influences on Risk Perception and Mitigation in the Wildland-Urban Interface, Voravee Saengawut Chakreeyarat

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Influencing Acceptability of Parent Training Interventions Through Treatment Rationales, Trisha Chase

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Couple Leisure Time: Building Bonds Early in Marriage Through Leisure, Joy Lynne Chavez

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Negotiated Settlement and the Durability of Peace: Agreement Design, Implementation, and Mediated Civil Wars, Chong Chen

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Improvement of Nutrient Utilization Efficiency, Ruminal Fermentation and Lactational Performance of Dairy Cows by Feeding Birdsfoot Trefoil, Rachael G. Christensen

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The Underground Gang: Cyclist Group Identity as Expressed Throughout Folk Art, Folk Events, Narratives, and Community Spaces, Anna P. Christiansen

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Long-term Study of Crowdfunding Platform: Predicting Project Success and Fundraising Amount, Jinwook Chung

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Assessing Preference for Home Language or English Praise in English Language Learners with Disabilities, Casey James Clay

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Greater Sage-Grouse Seasonal Habitat Models, Response to Juniper Reduction and Effects of Capture Behavior on Vital Rates, in Northwest Utah, Avery Cook

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The Effect of Deposition from Static Rocket Tests on Immature Corn, Alfalfa, and Winter Wheat, Eric Curry

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Analytical Comparison of Bovine Parentage Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms, Joshua Jeffrey Dallin

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Modeling the Ecological Consequences of Visitor Behavior in Off-Trail Areas Dispersed Recreation Use, Ashley L. D'Antonio

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St. John Chrysostom's and Philip Melanchthon's Views of Justification (ΔΙΚΑΙΩΣΙΣ) in St. Paul's Epistles, With Special Attention to How Their Respective Intellectual Environments Influenced Their Interpretations, Cameron Davis

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Introducing Two New Weed Control Tools: A "Smart" Spray Wand and a Wildland Weed Treatment Time Model, Bryan E. Dayton

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Sexual Orientation Change Efforts, Identity Conflict, and Psychosocial Health Amongst Same-Sex Attracted Mormons, John P. Dehlin

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Price Slides Within Cattle Markets Over Time and Space, Justin Edward Dickamore

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Microfabrication of Bio-Analytical Devices: Microelectrode Array and Traveling-Wave Electrophoresis, Neil Draper

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Young Widows' Grief: A Descriptive Study of Personal and Contextual Factors Associated with Conjugal Loss, C. Ryan Dunn

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Attacker-Induced Traffic Flow Instability in a Stream of Automated Vehicles, Daniel D. Dunn

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Effects of Environmental Water Transfers on Stream Temperatures, Logan Elmore

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Face Recognition Under Varying Illuminations, Mohammadreza Faraji

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Ecology, Behavior and Taxonomy of Anurans from Brazil's Atlantic Forest, Rodrigio Barbosa Ferreira

DNA Methylation in Lung Tissues of Mouse Offspring Exposed in Utero to Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Trevor Fish

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DNA Methylation in Lung Tissues of Mouse Offspring Exposed In utero to Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Trevor J. Fish

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Digital Soil Mapping Using Landscape Stratification for Arid Rangelands in the Eastern Great Basin, Central Utah, Brook B. Fonnesbeck

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A Century of Geomorphic Change of the San Rafael River and Implications for River Rehabilitation, Stephen T. Fortney

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The Impact of the Updated National School Lunch Program Meal Standards on Fruit and Vegetable Consumption Among Elementary School Students in Cache County Utah, Jillian C. Fox

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Fire Environment Analysis at Army Garrison Camp Williams in Relation to Fire Behavior Potential for Gauging Fuel Modification Needs, Scott M. Frost

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An Analysis of Sensitivity in Economic Forecasting for Pavement Management Systems, Antonio Fuentes

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The Role of Medical Comorbidities on the Risk for Severe Dementia, Institutionalization, and Death in Alzheimer's Disease: A Population Study in Cache County, Utah, Mac J. Gilbert