Theses/Dissertations from 1997

Computational geometry techniques for terrain reasoning and data distribution problems in distributed battlefield simulation, Mikel D. Petty

Development of a computer control system with self-tuning growth rate control for the czochralski crystal growth process, Haihong Qiu

AC methods for detection and monitoring of crevice corrosion, Ashwani Kumar Rawat

The impact of experience, education and training on the prosocial decision-making of school board members and school district superintendents in Florida, Sandra G. Rowe

An analytical and experimental investigation of concrete-filled fiber reinforced plastics (FRP) tubes, Michel Sabri Samaan

A comparison of older vs. younger adults in their ability to process various precision levels of knowledge of results, Vickie Lynn Sanchez

Analysis and modeling of physical mechanisms contributing to the A1GaAs/GaAs heterojunction bipolar transistor reliability, Shyh horng Sheu

Perceptions of community college registrars regarding five essential components of enrollment management, Renee K. Simpson

Estimating 3d motion and structure of multiple objects, Yu Tina Tian

Attitudes towards gender roles across cultures : a comparison of gender role attitudes among college students in Taipei, Taiwan and Florida, USA, Mei Mei Tsai

Phased array antenna analysis using the finite difference time domain method, Gregory M. Turner

Response management timed to real-world alerts, Robert R. Tyler

Multiresolution aspects in genetic algorithms, Liviu Ionel Voicu

The effect of learners with moderate and severe disabilities on peers without disabilities in elementary school classrooms, Theresa A. Ward


Fatigue : investigation of a human factor for aviation curricula, Thomas R. Weitzel

An experimental study of underexpanded supersonic swirling jets, Young Kil Yu

Analysis of microstrip antennas on very small ground planes, Weishu Zhou

Theses/Dissertations from 1996

An exploration of communicator styles of effective community college instructors, Richard L. Abel

The information content of accounting measures in relation to the cross-section of expected stock returns, Sekhar Anantharaman

Expectations and satisfaction of freshmen in higher education, Pamela S. Anthrop

Instructional effectiveness of compressed motion video signals, Ronald Scott Arnold

Five public school districts in Florida : violence on school property and the perceptions of some middle school students directly involved, Anita Bruegger Avery

Dynamic excitation of structures from the space shuttle liftoff, Fady Fouad Barsoum

Indexing-based object recognition, Georgios Bebis

Efficient signal representation using non-orthogonal basis functions with applications to speech and image coding, Albert P. Berg

A Study to Assess the Impact of a Balanced Reading and Technology-based Intervention on Reluctant Readers in Middle School, Michael R. Blasewitz

A study of the relationship between knowledge of disease and adaptational outcome of breast cancer survivors during chemotherapy, Nancy Bottge

The role of instructional leadership in the implementation of cooperative learning, Jenell M. Bovis

Perceptions of Florida secondary school principals concerning multicultural education, Jose Gilberto Boza

Teachers' perceptions of portfolio assessment activities and the elements of a professional culture, Daniel C. Buckman

Cr3+:LiSrAlF6 chirped pulse amplification system for femtosecond white light nonlinear spectroscopy, Paul Martin Buck

Incorporating self-assessment into adaptive computer-assisted instruction, Joann Cole

Contributing factors to the high dropout rate of Daytona Beach community college high school students, John P. Cunnyngham

A scalable bipolar transistor model including quasisaturation and high current effects for bipolar and bicmos circuit applications, Yong Dai

Explaining mutual fund performance : the usefulness of corporate financial information, F. Lauren Detzel

The display configuration, perspective, and intent (cpi) matrix : development of a framework and methodology for advancing the design of graphical deisplays, David A. Dryer

Developing a history of an urban community reform program, Thomas Dumbacher

An analysis of the relationship between stress and public school administrators, Fran Duvall

A study of the distribution of reactive behavior patterns in elementary age children and their relationship to selected demographics, Judith I. Dziuban

Cumulative seismic damage of reinforced concrete bridge piers, Ashraf El Bahy


Analysis of parental choice : islamic school enrollment in Florida, Feryal Y. Elkhaldy

Perceptions of Florida elementary school principals concerning multicultural education, Gloria E. Fernandez

Knowledge and attitudes about hiv disease and aids education among parents of elementary school students in a North Florida County/, Susan M. Fox

Nonlinear, axisymmetric wave analysis of a finite, inelastic cylinder under transient loading, Carl Henry Francois

A methodology for facilitating axoimatic design using network partitioning, Thomas Anthony Gawlik

The predicted impact of interactive multimedia technologies on broadcast education in 4-year colleges and universities, William J. Hall

A study of child and maternal characteristics for a birth to three year old sample of infants and toddlers in Orange, Osceola, and Seminole Counties, Florida, Charlotte M. Harvey

Patient lifting techniques : a comparison of behaviors of rehabilitation and acute care registered nurses, Linda Mills Hennig

High frequency low loss surface acoustic wave filters, Jacqueline H. Hines

Community College Program Administrators' Perceptions of Key Areas of Responsibility, Dorothy Koehler Holtgrefe

Mixing enhancement in supersonic cross flow through a pulsed transverse jet, Kuo Ting Hsia

Dynamic robust recursive control : theory and applications, Richard A. Hull

A study of shared decision making as an instructional model : facilitating democracy, Barbara M. Jenkins

A Study of Factors that Contribute to Success at New Directions Alternative School, Joseph G. Joyner

Ultrafast multi-quantum well integrated all-optical switching devices, Ayman M. Kan'an

Spatial solitons in AIGaAs waveguides, Jin U. Kang

A Comparative Study of Teachers in Single-unit Site Prekindergarten Classrooms with Teachers in Multiunit Site Prekindergarten Classrooms by Assessing Teacher Isolation and Teacher Collaboration in their Effects on Teacher Efficacy, Wayne C. Kennedy

Change through alternative assessment : improving student performance, Keron Hess Kerr

A study to assess orange county elementary school teachers' attitudes toward and knowledge of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and section 504 of the rehabilitation act of 1973, Cynthia H. Kiffer

The effects of block scheduling on learning environment, instructional strategies, and academic achievement, Bonnie Besten King


Prediction of simulator sickness in a virtual environment, Eugenia M. Kolasinski

A policy analysis of the legal aspects of gender-separated classes, Madeline Kovarik

Traffic assignment for air quality analysis, Jinsan Lee

Effect of gender on burnout in coaches of college women's basketball teams, Mark A. Lemke

Finite element methods for thermohyperelastic bodies under non-classical bounday conditions, Baojiu Lin


Analysis of Frequency Selective Surfaces with Ferrite Substrates, Youcheng Liu

An integrated approach to reading, writing, and history with developmental minority college students, Nancy Ann Zrinyi Long

Scalable parallel database technology, Yu Lung Lo

Music preparation and the good language learner, Judith D. Luckett

A study of the effects of a mentoring initiative on the performance of new adjunct community college faculty, Richard E. Lyons

Constructability assessment using fuzzy logic modeling : case of selecting construction system, Maged K. Malek

The effects of teaching metacognitive strategies to remedial reading college students, Gloria H. Markette

The effectiveness of training inservice teachers on performance items assessing using a holistic rubric, Carol Williams McGowin

An empirical study of user satisfaction with accounting information systems in a healthcare environment, Brian Lyle McGuire


Approximate trigonometric expansions with applications to signal decomposition and coding, Qurban A. Memon

Content analysis of some selected computer-assisted language learning courseware and recommendations for ESL/FL instructors, Catherine Meyer

A study of the quantity and type of parental involvement in kindergarten education for at-risk students, Drema Moody

An analysis of supplemental security income (ssi) childhood disability benefites : demographic, psychological, and educational variables that impact policy and expenditures, Mary Alice Myers

High performance heterojunction bipolar trasistor [sic] model development, Jinghui Ning

Probabilistic theory for mixed-mode brittle fracture and fatigue with random cracks, Peizhong Ni


A Study to Determine Which Factors Contribute to the Implementation of a Successful Primary Multiage/Nongraded Program, Vicki Hils Osborne

Implementations of the multicultural act of 1992 by social studies teachers, Vera E. Overbay

Cue processing of synthetic speech, Carol R. Paris

Negligent tort liability of Florida public school districts, officers, and employees, Steven G. Petrie

Tangelo park pilot program : a survey of 1994 and 1995 participants, Vera Rose Poitier

An analysis of selected contracts governing charter schools in six states, Janice Pratt

A study of the effects of action research on elementary teachers' belief systems, Andrea Prejean

A coupled finite volume / drbem solution for the transient-linear conjugate heat transfer problem for compressible flows, Christopher Philip Rahaim

The phenomenological significance of aesthetic communion : a survey of the status of aesthetic experience within visual arts curricula at the elementary and secondary levels, Lisabeth Mary Renee

A frame analysis of principals' leadership orientations, Peggy G. Rivers


Finding Paths in the Rotation Graph of Binary Trees, Rodney O. Rogers

An analysis health risk behaviors of university students, Lawrence P. Rumbough

Student mobility: perceptions of teachers and implications for decision-making, Beth E. Sharpe

Carrier transport in discordered multiple quantum wells, Jayashree B. Shivamoggi

The contributing factors of persistence and attrition of first-year students in the college of education, Helen Stewart

The use of computer-based planning to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of simulation-based team training, George F. Stone

Active and personal : a year-long study of seventh-graders as readers, writhers, and evaluators, Charyl G. Tabscott

Faculty Perceptions of Institutional Environment, Janice Dossey Terrell

A study to determine the effect of changes in resolution and color depth on performance of a computer-based visual search task, Thomas F. Terrell

Job satisfaction and the assistant principalship in central Florida school districts, Cathy L. Thornton