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Dissertations from 2016

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Ethnic Discrimination and Psychological Distress among Middle Eastern/Arab Americans: The Roles of Religiosity, Coping, Ethnic Identity, and Family Connectedness, Ayse Selin Ikizler

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Governance of Supply Chain Information Flows, Joonhwan In

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THE FAMILY TIES THAT BIND: ESSAYS THAT EXAMINE AND EXTEND THE MICROFOUNDATIONS OF SOCIOEMOTIONAL WEALTH THEORY, David Scott Jiang

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Computational Identification of Terpene Synthase Genes and Their Evolutionary Analysis, Qidong Jia

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“Will the Crested Cranes be there in the future?” An exploration of the Ugandan Senior Women’s National Football Team, Alicia Jane Johnson

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HerStory: Dr. Ruth Simmons’ Journey to the Presidency, Patricia Yvette Jones

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Attitudes and Barriers to Women’s Participation in a Proposed Community-Based Conservation Program in Western Belize, Amanda Shay Kaeser

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ROLE OF INSIDE DIRECTORS IN MITIGATING NEGATIVE EFFECTS OF OUTSIDE DIRECTORS’ BUSYNESS, Syed Mainuddin Kamal

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Advanced sequential Monte Carlo methods and their applications to sparse sensor network for detection and estimation, Kai Kang

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Effect of exposure to 3,4,4′-Trichlorocarbanilide (TCC) during critical developmental life stages, Rebekah Charlene Kennedy

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Remediating Secondary Alternative School Students’ Academic Outcomes Using the Writing and Sharing Connections Process, Laura Karen Kildare

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A Generalized Method for Fissile Material Characterization Using Short-Lived Fission Product Gamma Spectroscopy, Justin Richard Knowles

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Dynamic Modeling and Renewable Integration Studies on the U.S. Power Grids, Gefei Kou

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Characterization of an Ethylene Receptor in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803, Randy Francis Lacey

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The Environmental Effects of Trade and Environmental Policy Within and Across Sectors, Lawrence Dale LaPlue III

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“I Haven’t Worked to be a Token:” A Narrative Inquiry of the Experiences of Eight Black Female Assistant Coaches in NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball, Leslie Kaye Larsen

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Modeling Feral Hogs in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Benjamin Anthony Levy

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A Characterization Study on Catalyst Layers in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells, Luyue Li

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Interaction between Charge-transfer States Studied by Magnetic Field Effects, Mingxing Li

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Material and Process Engineering for Bulk Single Crystal Growth of High Performance Scintillator Potassium Calcium Iodide, Adam Coleman Lindsey

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Exploring Thermoelectric Effect Based on Multi-layer Conductor/Organic/Conductor Devices, Qing Liu

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Pre-college Characteristics and Online Homework Learning: Factors Associated with First Year Engineering Students’ Academic Success, Wenshu Li

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Extension Theorems on Matrix Weighted Sobolev Spaces, Christopher Ryan Loga

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Principals' Perceptions of the Tennessee Teacher Tenure Law: A Concurrent Mixed Methods Study, David John Lomascolo

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Living Alongside: A Narrative Inquiry into the Impact of Reflective Practice Training in Real Life, Patricia Randall Long

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Development and Initial Validation of a Flipped Classroom Adoption Inventory in Higher Education, Taotao Long

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God's Brush Arbor: Camp Meeting Culture during the Second Great Awakening, 1800-1860, Keith Dwayne Lyon

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Out of School Time Science Programs: Examining a Program’s Impacts on the Science Identities of Middle School Female Participants, Elizabeth Ripley MacTavish

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“/ENTEE MIN FAINE/? [WHERE ARE YOU FROM?]": THE RHETORIC OF NATIONALITY OF MUSLIM WOMEN IN THE AMERICAN SOUTHEAST, Bushra Mohammad Malaibari

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Symbiotic plasmonic nanomaterials: Synthesis and properties, Abhinav Malasi

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Design and Implementation of an Integrated Biosensor Platform for Lab-on-a-Chip Diabetic Care Systems, Khandaker Abdullah Al Mamun

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The Conway Polynomial and Amphicheiral Knots, Vajira Asanka Manathunga

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Quantitative Metrics for Comparison of Hyper-dimensional LSA Spaces for Semantic Differences, John Christopher Martin

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Examining the Writing Motivation and Achievement of At-Risk Elementary-Aged Students, Melissa Sue Martin

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Reducing Power Consumption and Latency in Mobile Devices using a Push Event Stream Model, Kernel Display Server, and GUI Scheduler, Stephen Gregory Marz

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A Comparative Study on Calcification of Aortic Valves, Shirin Masjedi

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Variable selection via penalized regression and the genetic algorithm using information complexity, with applications for high-dimensional -omics data, Tyler J. Massaro

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Perceiving Sexual Consent: The Effects of Gender and Alcohol Use on Perceptions of Sexual Consent, Sarah Elizabeth Mauck

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A Biologically Informed Structure to Accuracy in Osteometric Reassociation, Kyle Mccormick

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Mass and Charge Transport in Hydrated Polymeric Membranes, Marshall T. McDonnell

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Technological Adaptations at Dust Cave, Alabama (1LU496): An Evaluation of Organizational Strategies from the Late Paleoindian to the Middle Archaic, Katherine Elizabeth McMillan

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An Analysis of Skeletal Trauma Patterning of Accidental and Intentional Injury, Shauna Lynn McNulty

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Lignin-based Li-Ion Anode Materials Synthesized from Low-Cost Renewable Resources, Nicholas William McNutt

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Next Generation In-Vivo Forward Solution Physiological Model of the Human Lower Limb to Predict Implanted Knee Mechanics, Bradley Allen Meccia

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Transgender Self-Attitudes: Formation and Change A Qualitative Study, Juliet Ezhil Meggs

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Mining Uranium from Seawater: A Coordination Chemistry Approach, Nada Mehio

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REPENSER UNE DOUBLE ALTÉRITÉ: EXPÉRIENCE COMMUNE ET TRAJECTOIRES PLURIELLES DE LA FEMME ÉTRANGÈRE EN FRANCE MÉTROPOLITAINE (XVIIIe-XXe SIÈCLE), Joanna Merkel

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Gothic Naturalism and American Women Writers, Stephanie Ann Metz

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THE EFFECT OF SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL STRESSES AMONG THE HISTORIC ARIKARA NATIVE AMERICANS, Jocelyn Diana Minsky-Rowland

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Dynamics and Self-assembly of Single and Multi-component Polymeric Flows: A Mesoscopic Computational Study, Mouge Mohagheghi

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Plant-microbe interactions influence ecosystem processes: the role of roots and mycorrhizal fungal hyphae on terrestrial carbon dynamics, Jessica Andrea Moore

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Public Support for Social Welfare Policies: A Cross-National Examination, Andrew Lee Morelock

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Pigment dispersing factor: Transcriptional regulation and its role in metabolism in Drosophila melanogaster, Sudershana Nair

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Bayesian-based Methods for Transitioning Between Prognostic Estimates to Leverage Available Data, Alan Y. Nam

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Electron Transport to Photosystem I by Soluble Carriers: Evolution of the Interacting Pair, Khoa Dang Nguyen

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The Hunt for Lost Blood: Nazi Germanization Policy in Occupied Europe, Bradley Jared Nichols

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Effects of Television Viewing On Psycho-Physiological And Behavioral Outcomes, Brittany Star Overstreet

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Parables of Love: Reading the Romances of Chrétien de Troyes through Bernard of Clairvaux, Carrie D. Pagels

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ANTHRAX MODELS INVOLVING IMMUNOLOGY, EPIDEMIOLOGY AND CONTROLS, Buddhi Raj Pantha

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Improving Metabolic Engineering and Characterization of Clostridium thermocellum for Improved Cellulosic Ethanol Production, Beth Alexandra Papanek

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Development and Validation of a Crisis Self-Efficacy Scale, Sejin Park

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Cross-Functional Integration in the Supply Chain: Construct Development and the Impact of Workplace Behaviors, Daniel A. Pellathy

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La censura católica literaria durante la Posguerra española: Traspasando las fronteras de la ideología franquista., Ángela Pérez del Puerto

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Mathematical Approaches to Sustainability Assessment and Protocol Development for the Bioenergy Sustainability Target Assessment Resource (Bio-STAR), Nathan Louis Pollesch

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Examining the Nature and Consequences of Interfunctional Bias in a Corporate Setting, William Adam Powell

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Essays on Environmental Policy Instruments, Emissions Leakage and Public Policy, Shreekar Pradhan

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Magnetic Local Positioning System with Supplemental Magnetometer-Accelerometer Data Fusion, Benjamin Scott Prothro

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The Use of Outdoor Teaching Resources by Multidisciplinary University Faculty and Instructors at the University of Tennessee: A Model for Establishing and Maintaining the Campus Landscape as a Significant and Dynamic Outdoor Classroom, Laboratory, and Therapy Center, Andrew J. Pulte

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New Insights Into An Old Interaction: Developing A Model For PAI-1:VN Interactions, Letitia Nichole Puster

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Development of the Coach Autonomy Support Beliefs Scale, Johannes Jakob Raabe

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Individual variation in plant traits drives species interactions, ecosystem functioning, and responses to global change, Quentin Daniel Read

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An Intelligent Robot and Augmented Reality Instruction System, Christopher M. Reardon

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College Adjustment, Discrimination, and Social Support among Students of Color, Daniela Andrea Recabarren

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“Do I Want to Die on That Hill?”: Perceptions of Rural Appalachian English Teachers about Using Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning Young Adult Literature in the Secondary English Classroom, Stacey Rochelle Reece

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Advancing Social Justice Through Conflict Resolution Amid Rapid Urban Transformation of the San Francisco Bay Area, Amanda Jo Reinke

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Metabolomics approaches to decipher the antibacterial mechanisms of yerba mate (Ilex paraguariensis) against Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium, Caroline Sue Rempe

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Shelley's Delusive Flames: Self and Poetry in The Major Works, Brent Steven Robida

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Native American Young Adults in their Transition to College, and Persistence Through the First Year, Adrian Alexander Rodriguez

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Novel Methods and Sensors for the Analysis of Trace Chemicals with Potential Environmental Applications, Samuel Mason Rosolina

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A Criteria-Based Evaluation of Environmental Literacy Plans in the United States, Karena Ruggiero

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Toward a Precision Measurement of the Theta_13 Mixing Angle with the Double Chooz Detectors, Ben Thomas Rybolt

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The Effects of Exogenous Fatty Acids on Enterococcus faecalis OG1RF, Holly Elizabeth Johnson Saito

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Surface Plasmon Modes in Toroidal Nanostructures and Applications, Marouane Salhi

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Systematics, diversity and evolution of the suborder Tricholomatineae (Agaricales), Marisol Sanchez Garcia

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Temperature-Dependent Structures and Atomic Mixing Behaviors in High-Entropy Alloys, Louis J. Santodonato

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A Comparison of Comprehension Accuracy and Rate: Repeated Readings and Listening While Reading, Megan Amber Schall

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Leader-Member Exchange as a Predictor of Leaders’ Positive Work Outcomes: A Field Study, Matthew Jason Shaffer

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Characterizing Local Order and Physical Properties of Rare Earth Complex Oxides, Thomas Jacob Shamblin

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Process Attribute Monitoring Approach to Gaseous Centrifuge Enrichment Plant Safeguards, Adam Michael Shephard

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Understanding Perceptions of Breast Health in a Southern Appalachian Community, Hannah Leigh Shinault

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Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation: Meta-analysis and Optimization of Amendment Carbon Rate and C:N Ratio to Control Key Plant Pathogens and Weeds, Utsala Shrestha

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Temporality and Trope: A Theoretical Precursion toward the Question of Allusion as Metaphor, Donald Nicholas Shultz

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Queen of Spades, Michael Shou-Yung Shum

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HIGHLY-EDUCATED IMMIGRANT ENTREPRENEURS' LOCATION DECISIONS, Nastaran Simarasl

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Examining Consensual Non-Monogamy among Emerging Adult Samples: A Collection of Studies, Kayla Marie Sizemore

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The Learning Projects of Municipal Elected Officials, Rebecca Campbell Smeltzer

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Inhibition of the PI3K/AKT signaling pathway increases efficacy of doxorubicin and its derivative AD198 in bladder and oral cancers, Dmitriy Smolensky

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Fundamental Understanding of Bond Formation During Solid State Welding of Dissimilar Metals, Niyanth S

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The Student Experience of Other Students, Brian Kelleher Sohn

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Microstructure and Creep Deformation Behavior of a Hierarchical-Precipitate-Strengthened Ferritic Alloy with Extreme Creep Resistance, Gian Song