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Dissertations from 2013

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Tennessee Educator Acceleration Model: Teacher Perceptions of One Policy Implementation, Renee Melinda Moran

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In-Plane Shear Investigation on Masonry Walls, Shane Chandler Morrison

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The Impact of Analyzing Correct versus Incorrect Student Work Samples on Students’ Learning Mathematics, Lauren Jeneva Moseley

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Contribution of microRNAs and Robo4 signaling after herpes simplex virus infection: Role for regulatory mechanisms, Sachin Vishvas Mulik

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Investor and client responses to the first PCAOB sanction and Part II disclosure of a Big N Auditor, Leah Elena Muriel

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Copper Mediated, Transmetallation Coupling Reactions using High Intensity Ultrasound, Bryan J. Musolino

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New Application for Indium Gallium Zinc Oxide thin film transistors: A fully integrated Active Matrix Electrowetting Microfluidic Platform, Jiyong Noh

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Examining the Systemic Effects of Relational Trust and Network Trustworthiness on School Community: A Multi-Site Case Study of Three Independent Schools, Stephanie Barnes Ogden

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Application of Computational Molecular Biophysics to Problems in Bacterial Chemotaxis, Davi Ortega

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Decision Utility of Productivity Indicators at the Campus Level, Ryan Sheffield Otto

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Effects of Traffic Noise on the Social Behavior of Tufted Titmice (Baeolophus bicolor)., Jessica Lynn Owens

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From Shell to Center: Gaston Bachelard and the transformation of domestic space in the nineteenth-century French novel, Emily Pace

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The Lived Experience of Transitioning from the Foster Care System to Adulthood, Carla Renee Parker

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La construcción literaria de la identidad de Puerto Rico: El país de cuatro voces, Lisa Ybonne Figueroa Parker

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Academic Work Ethic: Predicating Student Assignment Choice and Evaluating the Academic Work Ethic-Student Measure, John Thomas Parkhurst

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Beta-Delayed Neutron Spectroscopy of Fission Fragments Using the Versatile Array of Neutron Detectors at Low Energy, Stanley Vincent Paulauskas

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Big Homotopy Theory, Keith Gordon Penrod

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“Those events really happened!” How elementary students transact with history and historical fiction while reading the American Girl series, Sarah Lewis Philpott

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Striking out and digging in: A bioarchaeological perspective on the impacts of the Wari expansion on populations in the Peruvian central highlands., Christine M. Pink

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Reducing cell wall recalcitrance and increasing biomass for enhanced ethanol production in switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.), Charleson Rajendran Poovaiah

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Effects of Foot Type on Multi-Segment Foot Motion in High- and Low-Arched Female Recreational Athletes, Douglas W. Powell

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A Tale of Two Protein Switches: Engineering, Characterizing, and Understanding a Novel and a Natural Switch, James Vincent Price

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A study about aqueous reversible air electrode- Catalyst, Electrolyte and Structure, Ming Qi

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From Loop to Strand: Characterization of the Conformation and Dynamics of the Human Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 Reactive Center, Tihami Qureshi

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Social Control Techniques in College Athletics: An Application of Goffman and Foucault, Kendall M. Rainey

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A DEA Model to Optimize Insurance Payment Plans based on PACs, Gagan Rajpal

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Femtosecond Laser Patterned Templates and Imprinted Polymer Structures, Deepak Rajput

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Multiplicative Sets of Atoms, Ashley Nicole Rand

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Associations Between the Subtypes of Aggression, Parenting Styles and Psychiatric Symptomatology in Children on a Psychiatric Inpatient Unit, Jamie Lee Rathert

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Understanding the Student Perspective of Teacher-Student Engagement in First-Year Studies Courses, Anton R. Reece

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Sensitivity and Uncertainty Analysis of a Fixed Source Criticality Accident Alarm System Benchmark Experiment, Kevin Howard Reynolds

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Personality Traits and Motivations for Usage of Online Social Network Sites Among College Freshmen, Jason Paul Rieger

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Poesía e historicidad en Ernesto Cardenal y Roberto Fernández Retamar, Alberto David Rivera Vaca

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Experimental and Theoretical Investigations of Lube Oil Performance and Engine Friction, William Fredrick Rohr

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Online Multi-Stage Deep Architectures for Feature Extraction and Object Recognition, Derek Christopher Rose

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An Investigation of Energy Migration in Rare Earth Oxyorthosilicate Scintillation Materials, Harold Edward Rothfuss

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Innovation Outside Firm Boundaries: A Real Options Perspective on Appropriability, Commercialization Strategies and Firm Performance, Mary Beth Rousseau

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Religion’s Influence on Environmental Concern: U.S. Evangelicals’ Construction of Climate Change Perceptions, Aaron S. Routhe

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How Left a Turn? Legacies of the Neoliberal State in Latin America, Aaron Thomas Rowland

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Scale-dependent heterogeneity in fracture data sets and grayscale images, Ankur Roy

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Novel bimetallic plasmonic nanomaterials, Ritesh Sachan

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Quantitative Techniques for PET/CT: A Clinical Assessment of the Impact of PSF and TOF, Joshua Donald Schaefferkoetter

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The Post-human Gamer: Reflections on Fieldwork in World of Warcraft, Joshua Stephen Schendel

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Chromatin Insulators: Master Regulators of the Eukaryotic Genome, Todd Andrew Schoborg

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Essays on Forward Trading, Environmental Quality and Investor Behavior, and the WTA-WTP Disparity, Jens Schubert

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Friendly Fire: Amicus Curiae Participation and Impact at the Roberts Court, David Hooper Scott

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Essentially Analytical Theory Closure for Space Filtered Thermal-Incompressible Navier-Stokes Partial Differential Equation System on Bounded Domains, Mikhail Alexandrovich Sekachev

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Gender and Party Stereotypes in the Evaluation of U.S. Senate Candidates, Rebecca Madelyn Shafer

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Functional Analysis of Corazonin and Its Receptor in Drosophila melanogaster, Kai Sha

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VALIDATING APPROACHES FOR STUDYING MICROBIAL DIVERSITY TO CHARACTERIZE COMMUNITIES FROM ROOTS OF Populus deltoides, Migun Shakya

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Virtual Reality Aided Mobile C-arm Positioning for Image-Guided Surgery, Zhenzhou Shao

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Syntheses, Characterization and Reactions of Early Transition Metal Guanidinate and Imide Compounds, Bhavna Sharma

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Fundamental Studies of Single Crystal Alpha Alumina Microstructures Produced by Irradiation with Zirconium Ions, Younes Sina

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The Relationship of Personality to Entrepreneurial Performance: An Examination of Openness to Experience Facets, Adam R. Smith

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Experimental and Statistical Techniques to Probe Extraordinary Electronic Properties of Molecules, Byron Hager Smith

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Using Mobile Technology to Improve Autonomy in Students with Intellectual Disabilities in Postsecondary Education Programs, Catherine Caudle Smith

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Ability of Triclocarban (3,4,4’- trichlorocarbanilide) to induce premalignant breast cell carcinogenesis and enhance 2-Amino-1-methyl-6-phenylimidazo(4,5-b)pyridine (PhIP)-induced breast cell carcinogenesis, Shilpa Sood

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Who's Got What It Takes? The Training Background of NCAA Division I Baseball Players, LeQuez Tymarkee Spearman

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To the Indian Removal Act, 1814-1830, Kyle Massey Stephens

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I Know I Can Learn: The Experiences of NCAA Division I – FBS Student-Athletes with Learning Disabilities and/or ADHD in Higher Education, Sarah Elizabeth Stokowski

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Sociobiophysicality, Cold War, and Critical Theory: Human-Ecological Transformation and Contemporary Ecological Subjectivity, Alexander Stoner

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Ant Community Dynamics and the Effects of Global Warming, Katharine Lisa Stuble

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Multiscale Modeling of Toxoplasma gondii, Adam Michael Sullivan

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Adsorption and Diffusion of Gases in Nano-Porous Materials, Nethika Sahani Suraweera

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"It's a Little Scar": A Phenomenological Study of Nurses' Responses Following Direct Involvement in a Nursing Error, Shelia H. Swift

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Nature and Degree of Aqueous Alteration of Outer Main Belt Asteroids and CM and CI Carbonaceous Chondrites, Driss Takir

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Characterization Techniques and Electrolyte Separator Performance Investigation for All Vanadium Redox Flow Battery, Zhijiang Tang

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Paleodemography of the Larson Site (39WW2) Cemetery: How Age-at-Death Methods Influence Model Estimation, Rebecca Taylor

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Fluorescence Spectroscopy with Correlated Atomic Force Microscopy of Gold Nanoparticles and Meso-scale Ribbons, Meredith Marie Therrien

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Fully Coupled Fluid and Electrodynamic Modeling of Plasmas: A Two-fluid Isomorphism and a Strong Conservative Flux-coupled Finite Volume Framework, Richard Joel Thompson

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Good Partners or Good Politicians: An Exploration of Politics in Supply Chain Management, LaDonna Michelle Thornton

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The Effect of Maternal Borderline Personality Disorder and Social Support on Patterns of Emotional Availability in Mother-Child Interactions, Rebecca Devan Trupe

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The N-terminus of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae G protein-coupled receptor Ste2p: formation of dimer interfaces and negative regulation, Mohammad Seraj Uddin

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Synthesis and Characterization of Doped Mayenite as a Transparent Conducting Oxide, Sabina Nwamaka Ude

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Fire and Forest History from Soil Charcoal in Yellow Pine and Mixed Hardwood-Pine Forests in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, U.S.A., Christopher Aaron Underwood

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Optimization of Scintillator based Radiation Portal Monitors, Matthew J. Urffer

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Synthesis, Basic Characterization, and Resonant Ultrasound Studies of Novel Materials: Iron-based Superconductors and Mo3Sb7-based Thermoelectrics, Lindsay Heatherly Vanbebber

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A Study of Graduate Student Grief and Prolonged Grief Disorder, Mary Alice Varga

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Structural Health Monitoring and Damage Identification of Bridges Using Triaxial Geophones and Time Series Analysis, Reza Vasheghani Farahani

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Modulating T cell Responses to Control Stromal Keratitis, Tamara Antia Veiga Parga

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Structure and Morphology of Sulfonated Polysulfone and Perfluorosulfonic Acid Ionomers, Chen Wang

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Neutron scattering study of the iron based superconductors, Miaoyin Wang

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Whey Proteins Cross-linked by Transglutaminase or Glycated with Maltodextrin: Physicochemical Bases of the Improved Heat Stability, Wan Wang

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Synthesis and Characterization of Fullerene-based Hydrogen Storage Materials, Patrick Alan Ward

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MICROWAVE HEATING SIMULATION OF METALS AND DIELECTRIC CERAMICS, Brian C. Warren

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Enhancing Critical Thinking Disposition and Clinical Judgment Skills in Senior BSN Students via Electronic Interactive Simulation, Deborah Lynne Weatherspoon

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Geographic and Temporal Epidemiology of Campylobacteriosis, Jennifer Weisent

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Advanced Studies on Locational Marginal Pricing, Yanli Wei

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Telling it Like it is: A Qualitative Excavation of the Factors that Impel Natural/Physical Scientists to Serve as Mass Media News Sources, David Scott Wells

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Cyberathletes’ Lived Experience of Video Game Tournaments, Samuel Joseph Whalen

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African American Oral Histories of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Public Schools During the Early Days of Desegregation, 1955 – 1967, Lorena B. Whipple

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A CONTEXT FOR ASSESSING THE EFFICACY OF A RADIOLOGICAL/NUCLEAR MATERIALS INTERDICTION MISSION AT BORDER CROSSINGS, James Dale White

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Isolation and Deformation Results for Commuting Squares of Finite Dimensional Matrix Algebras, Joseph Robert White

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On Strong Pressure Waves in Cylinders, Andrew W. Wilson

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An Investigation of Faculty Development Center Staff Evaluators Perceptions of Processes, Theory, and Models Used in Evaluating Faculty Development, Thelma Mae Woodard

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SYSTEM STUDIES OF FISSION-FUSION HYBRID MOLTEN SALT REACTORS, Robert D. Woolley

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Haldane pseudopotentials and Landau level mixing in the quantum Hall effect, Rachel Elizabeth Wooten

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The Lived Experience of Female Doctor Shoppers, Julie Ann Worley

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Understanding Mechanical and Fatigue Behavior of a Wrought Magnesium Alloy using In-situ Neutron and Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction, Wei Wu

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Tuning Cell Fate on Self-assembled Structures, Xiaohui Wu