Theses/Dissertations from 1999

Verification and modeling of mass transfer in single and multi-element nanofiltration arrays for pilot-and full-scale operation, Luke A. Mulford

A holistic approach to assessing student resident hall satisfaction, Alice M. Murray

Chemical bath deposition of II-VI compound thin films, Isaiah Olatunde Oladeji

An experimental testbed for assessing consistency in the distributed simulation of spatio-temporal environments, Guru Prasad

Investigation of variables affecting focused ion beam milling as applied to specimen preparation for electron microscopy : a correlation between montecarlo based simulation and empirical observation, Brenda I. Prenitzer

Evaluation of the constructability of a zero-valent permeable treatment wall using deep-soil mixing and vibro-installation techniques, Jacqueline Williams Quinn

Minimizing the total earliness and tardiness for a single-machine scheduling problem with a common due date and sequence-dependent setup times, Ghaith Rabadi

Parallel algorithms for the molecular conformation problem, Kumar Rajan


Application of the FDTD method for the analysis of finite-sized phased array microstrip antennas, Javier Gomez Tagle Rangel

The unsuspected role of stimulated emission in fluorescence dynamics, Alexandra Rapaport

Factors affecting second harmonic generation in poled-polymer wavesguides at 1.55 microns, Vincent P. Ricci

A case study on the Florida Education Fund's Centers of Excellence, Cecelia H. Rivers

Analysis of the vibration of laminated circular cylindrical composite shells, Nicholas J. Rivieccio

Resistance modeling of membrane fouling based on water quality mass loading, Christophe Marc Henri Robert


Expectation and satisfaction of freshmen and seniors in higher education, Reuban Beryrl Rodriguez

Unrelated parallel machine scheduling with sequence-dependent setup times and machine eligibility restrictions for minimizing the makespan, Ameer Hassan Salem

Administrators' and superintendents' perceptions of the effect of professional services contracts on public school teacher performance in Florida, Linda S. Satey

Asymptotic theory of wave propagation, Arthur Savchenko

Scalable technologies for distributed multimedia systems, Fenn Huei (Simon) Sheu

The effects of student peer response on levels of revision in freshman composition, Jeffrey D. Smith

A high performance video browsing system, Wallapak Tavanapong

Design and construction of an eight millimeter period undulator for use in a high average power far-infrared free electron laser, Paul P. Tesch

An exploration of elementary level classroom teachers' perceptions of giftedness, Colleen N. Thrailkill

Knowledge of HIV/AIDS information among first-year students attending christian colleges, Thomas L. Walton

Single-stage single-switch power factor correction circuits : analysis, design and implementation, Huai Wei

The role of musical intelligence in a multiple intelligences focused Central Florida Elementary School, Susan L. Wilson

Individual operator compliance with a decision-support system, Mark Alan Wise

Investigation of self-frequency doubling crystals, YCa4O(BO3)3 (YCOB), doped with neodymium or ytterbium, Qing Ye

Prediction and quantification of individual differences in susceptibility to simulator sickness in fixed-base simulators, Young H. Yoo


Dynamic modeling of pwm and single-switch single-stage power factor correction converters, Guangyong Zhu

Theses/Dissertations from 1998

The use of computer-based distance education in continuing education, Jeffrey B. Atwood

Spatial optical solitons in second-order nonlinear materials, Daniel Marian Baboiu


Florida Social Studies Leaders' Perceptions Regarding an Afrocentric Curriculum, Vicki Kaplan Banks

Students' and parents' perceptions of incentive strategies for low socioeconomic students : an urban community reform program, Ella M. Barnes


Analysis of the operation and plasma dynamics of extreme-ultraviolet and soft x-ray lasers, Howard A. Bender

Photoelectron spectrometry of the halogen atoms using synchrotron radiation, Sacia Benzaid

The use of computers in the composition classroom an aid or a hindrance to the learning process?, J. Randall Blankenship

Comparative analysis of virtual 3-D visual display systems--contributions to cross--functional team collaboration in a product design review environment, Grace M. Bochenek

Stop, drop, enroll : an analysis of student satisfaction, skill, and withdrawal from a metropolitan community college, Karen Marie Borglum

Cultural and adolescent issues of multicultural adolescent literature, Linda A. Boza

Values in children's literature : a descriptive content analysis of Beatrix Potter's 23 tales for children, Beth A. Braboy

What is the effect of block schedules on algebra 1 achievement?, Carol L. Breneman

A comparison of classification algorithms for use in dynamic-adaptive (D-A) information systems, Roger E. Brill

The effects of facility design and equipment acquisition on curriculum offered in preschool centers, Elaine M. Camerin


Development and saw device implementation of a new weighted stepped chirp code signal for direct sequence spread spectrum communications systems, Scott Edward Carter

Parallel machine scheduling with specified release dates, due dates, and machine eligibility restrictions for minimizing makespan and maximum lateness, Grisselle Centeno Rodriguez

The influence of surface chemistry and operating conditions on RO/NF membranes for pesticide removal, Shiao Shing Chen

Pilot scale study for control of industrial boiler nitrogen oxide emissions using hydrogen peroxide treatment coupled with wet scrubbing - system design, Michelle Maynard Collins

The application of U.S. immigration laws to higher education, Karen Spring Day

A new boundary integral method for anisotropic heat conduction in heterogeneous media, Eduardo Divo

Generation of high powers from diode pumped Cr3+ doped colquiriites, Jason M. Eichenholz

Neural network based smart antennas for cellular and mobile communications systems, Ahmed El Zooghby

Development of a model for quantification of agent intelligence : a fuzzy decision-making tool, Rhonda L. Freeman

A study of select college music education professors' assessment practices regarding knowledge of background musical experiences of preservice elementary classroom teachers enrolled in elementary music methods courses, Linda Sue Gibson

Enhanced pushover procedure and inelastic demand estimation for performance-based seismic evaluation of buildings, Balram Gupta

An investigation into factors influencing faculty behavior concerning distance learning instruction using the theory of planned behavior, Carol S. Halfhill

An Investigation of Factors Related to the Application of Instructional Technology by Florida High School Teachers, Lori Ann Hiatt

Application of artificial neural networks to automatic freeway incident detection, Sherif S. Ishak

A case study of intersections between a physics classroom and industry, Capildeo Jadonath

Effects of restraint on vection and simulation sickness, Sherrie A. Jones

Teachers' perceptions of the effectiveness of inclusion for limited english proficient students, Sharon Hunt Kelley

Temporal propagation characteristics of ultrashort space-time gaussian pulses in laser satellite communication system, Deborah E. Tjin Tham Sjin Kelly

Manufacturing resource planning (MRPII) with concurrent processing - optimal modeling and computerized system, Hyun Joon Kim

Intense capillary discharge plasma extreme-ultraviolet sources for EUV lithography and other EUV imaging applications, Marc A. Klosner

Self-guiding effects in gallium arsenide semiconductor optical amplifiers, Carl Alan Kutsche


Numerical, Image, and Signal Processing Algorithms Applied to Radar Rainfall Estimation, John Eugene Lane

Nonlinearities of polymethine and squarylium molecules for optical limiting, Jin Hong Lim

A framework for distributed computation of recursive, physically-based models, Curtis R. Lisle

Ferroelectric liquid crystal device based photonic controllers for microwave antenna arrays, Nicholas Madamopoulos

Applying a fuzzy logic expert system in the selection of bridge deck joints, Haytham Mahmoud

Landfill leachate recirculation systems : mathematical modeling and validation, Philip T. McCreanor

Regularity and compactness in fuzzy convergence spaces, Gary Minkler

On the regularity of probabilistic convergence and filter spaces, Jing Q. Minkler

Simulation of a direct sequence spread spectrum communication system using simulink, Sylvester Maurice Nabritt

A profile of early faculty innovators using web-based distributed learning in classes at the University of Central Florida, Patricia A. Niemczyk

Comparison of perceptions of competence for medical laboratory personnel, Raheshree Parikh

Methodology for the increased computational efficiency of discrete-event simulationa of autonomous objects in 3-dimensional space, Eugene P. Paulo

Case study of curriculum change in a college of business administration, Linda Beats Putchinski

A study of student retention and attitudes in a community college preparatory mathematics course, Jolene M. Rhodes

Applying a construct oriented approach to the use of advance organizers for training, Katrina Edinger Ricci

High school administrators' perceptions of underachieving students in low-performing schools, Ison Rivers

An analysis of placement systems for new and returning community college students, specifically in the college preparatory and entry-level college-level mathematics courses, Shawn H. Robinson

The effectiveness of reading recovery for limited english proficient students with varying personality types, Catherine L. Rock

Mathematical problem solving and communication using email and the internet, David Rock

A picosecond visible optical parametric oscillator as a tool for nonlinear spectroscopy, T. Sean Ross

Application of ultrasound to enhance the zero-valent iron-initiated abiotic degradation of halagenated aliphatic compounds, Nancy E. Ruiz

An analysis of behavior response and censorship belief of undergraduate education majors, Tom Scelza

High speed multiple wavelength modelocked semiconductor laser for advanced optical telecommunications, Hong Shi

Analysis and modeling of SiGe heterojunction bipoloar transistors, Jiling Song

Young women reading : listening to female voices in literary response, Janean L. Stallman

Documenting changes in a middle school science classroom : an action research case study, Herbert L. Steffy

Supporting the development of self-efficacy in first year teachers, Deborah Ann Sulzer

One and two dimensional coherent structures of nonlinear partial differential equations via painleve analysis, Ugur Tanriver

An investigation of improved student behavior through character education with a focus on respect and self-control, Nancy A. Tattner

Scattering effects of machined optical surfaces, Anita Kotha Thompson

Novel effects in waveguide second harmonic generation, Carlos Gerardo Trevino Palacios

An analysis and comparison of the attitudes and perceptions of school-based administrators and their respective teaching staffs concerning culture, climate, and the inclusion of students with disabilities in gerneral education, Cheryl A. Van De Mark

Adult student reaction to teacher response, Nancy O. Veerman

Monitoring of automation failures : effects of age, workload and expertise, Dennis A. Vincenzi

Electrostatic discharge (ESD) : protection techniques and induced fusing in aluminum interconnect, James Edwin Vinson