Theses/Dissertations from 1993

Policy implications for school districts relating to the americans with disabilities act, Mary Ann Kaesberg

Boredom proneness as a predictor of vigilance performance, Steven J. Kass

Rapid coarse acquisition techniques for direct sequence spread spectrum communications, Glen Girard Koller

Hotel management education : an evaluation of the benefit of operating captive training facilities, Stephen Michael LeBruto

Physically-based modeling and distributed computation for simulation of dynamic terrain in virtual environments, Xin Li

Relationship Between the Proficiency of Oral and Written English of Four Non-native College Bound Students, Tamas GK Marius

Kinetic modeling of the H2 O2 enhanced incineration of heptane and chlorobenzene, Alvaro Ignacio Martinez

The use of convexity in bond portfolio management, Timothy R. Mayes

International cost-of-capital differences and determinants: a stochastic frontier approach to optimization, Kenneth G. McClure

Faculties' attitudes toward and access to computerized instruction in developing advanced problem solving skills in undergraduate degree nursing programs, Laura M. Moore

Study of the perceived degree of implementation of a strategic planning model and teacher satisfaction, Cathy L. Pope

A tri-dimensional description of collaboration : effecting change for school improvement, Kathleen M. Roberts

An analysis of state school reform legislation and related litigation, Robin R. Roberts

Film-theory and ion coupling models for diffusion controlled membrane processes, Lwon Kuo Sung

Pattern perceptiveness and acquisition of accounting skills, L. Melissa Walters York

The dispersion and symmetry of optical nonlinearities in semiconductors, Jiangwei Wang

New schools and teacher selection : principal perceptions regarding hiring practices, Sonia Belen Warner

Implementing the NCTM standards for school mathematics : the effectiveness of site-based teacher inservice at Winter Haven High School, Florida, Janet D. Williams

Parallel algorithms for ray tracing on a general-purpose shared-memory multiprocessor, Thomas B. Wilson

Critical factors in preparation and progression in the principalship : a descriptive study, Ann Winn


A design for implementing a simulation for training school principals in decision-making utilizing videodisc technology, Robert Henry Wright

Vitreo : a system for viewpoint-independent 3-D recognition and extraction of objects, Hoi Jeong Yoo

Theses/Dissertations from 1992

Vlsi algorithms and architectures for data compression, Tinku Acharya

Crosstalk analysis of a deformable-mirror-based infrared scene projector, Kenneth J. Barnard

Parallel execution models and algorithms for constraint logic programming over a real-number domain, Jennifer J. Burg

Factors affecting choice of and satisfaction with nontraditional programs by females : a qualitative study, Rex C. Cain


Global Domination of Factors of a Graph, Julie R. Carrington


Spectroscopy of tetravalent chromium in different hosts in search for new, tunable, broad band lasers in the 1.2 um band, Chiranjit Deka

Integral equation analysis of composite bodies of revolution and arbitrary surfaces with application to cavity-backed antennas, Timothy E. Durham

The relationship between pupil control ideology and student suspensions in the Osceola County school system, William Forlow

The relationship of teacher experience to the implementation of the chapter 1 parental involvement program, John F. Fravel

Evaluation of the Florida Model Technology Program on Teachers and Students in High School A: A Qualitative Study, Peter C. Gorman

Study of tacit knowledge in navy senior enlisted leaders, Gary W. Hodak

High efficiency new nonlinear crystals for green and blue lasers, Ming Yi Hwang

Creative abilities of students in grade five, Rosella McCall Jarvis

Capital structure theories : mutually exclusive or complementary?, Nancy Rivard Jay

On the relationship of business, financial and systematic risk ; with implications for financing decisions, William G. Jens

A study of retention and attitudes toward mathematics in college algebra students using a cooperative learning model, June Bouie Jones

Critical thinking in nursing : perceptions of baccalaureate faculty and students, Parrish Sharon Koch

Investigation of silicon nitride films by pecvd and applications to saw devices, Kwang Ryul Lee


The Emancipatory Effect of Integrating Communication Research Tenets on Discrete Curriculum Designs, Elizabeth Cheney Michel

Satisfaction level of dietitians in Puerto Rico related to the use of counseling skills and strategies to improve patient compliance, Franqui Celia Mir

Characterization of femtosecond dye lasers and GaAs/A1GaAs multiple quantum well pin structures, Choong Bum Park

The development of knowledge for maintenance management using simulation, Noemi Myraim Paz

Longitudinal application of desegregation indices to Florida school districts, Thomas O. Peeples

A program evaluation for academically at-risk students : identificatiohn of the critical elements, Jennifer Esler Reeves

Study of administrators', counselors' team teachers', parents' and students' perceptions toward a comprehensive developmental guidance program in Orange County Public Schools and perceived benefits, Beverly A. Snyder

A comparison study of the treatment of the topic of world war II atrocities committed by nazis and Japanese in secondary world history textbooks of Japan, the republic of China and the United States, Amy Steele

Computer assisted pattern recognition, Kelly O'Brien St. John

Analysis of Florida's high school writing program, 1990-92, Maureen J. Warner

The effects of thorough cross-examination on counteractive effects of rape expert testimony, Melissa Anne Wilkerson

Need, response, and access : a survey of desktop video as a post secondary art curriculum in Florida, John Wilton


Assessing the Effects of a Program to Improve Questioning Skills of Nurse Educators in Clinical Post-conferences: An Initial Study, Diane M. Wink


An Historical Analysis of the Philosophies of the Vocational Education Leaders in Relation to the 1990 Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act Amendments, Cynthia D. Woodley

Theses/Dissertations from 1991

Ownership structure, risk preference, and agency costs in banking, Ugrit Asadatorn

The effectiveness of digital audio in computer-based training, Ann Elizabeth Barron

The relationship between perceptions of school factors and early teacher attrition and retention, Kathryn A. Blackburn

The effects of graphical distortion of accounting information on financial judgements, Deanna Oxender Burgess

Toward a paradigm for simulating intelligent agents, David Castillo

Integrating the nctm curriculum and evaluation standards for school mathematics and calculus reform recommendations into an applied calculus course, Gloria A. Child

The development of a magnet school : a case study of the attitudes of parents, students, teachers and administrators, Joanna F. Cocchiarella

The effectiveness of a staff development component in changing teacher attitudes and classroom teaching practices in the arts for at-risk pre-kindergarten children, Steven L. Darr

Application of extreme order statistics to the average-case analysis of parallel algorithms, Arthur F. Dickinson

Help-line for at-risk teachers : a case study of an innovative model for personalized staff development, Marilyn B. Fenner

Ritcag: a rule-based, intellitgent test case generator, Uma G. Gupta

Dividend signalling, cash flow, and market reaction: an empirical investigation, Zheng Gu

The revision and formative evaluation of the pre-college algebra curriculum at valencia community college: a case study, Judith M. Jones

Burnout of regular and special education elementary teachers and relationships to teacher personality typologies and perceptions of organizational climate, Elaine Kohlman

Modeling of the initial vertical dispersion parameters of mixing zone for predicting carbon monoxide concentrations near intersections, Pwu Sheng Liu

Computer modeling of thermal coupling resulting from laser irradiation of a metal target, Antonio Minardi

The effects of mentoring on at-risk students : a qualitative study, Lynne G. Nasrallah

Creative abilities of at risk students in kindergarten through grade five, Mary Timpe Robsman

A field validation study of the daytona screening device for new adult reading students, Joan Singley Schrysen

Interest rate risk and the systematic risk of U.S. commercial banks, Todd M. Shank

Implementation of cooperative learning training : a tri-dimensional description, Patricia L. Shelton

Perceptual learning style, modality specific mnemonic elaboration strategies and achievement of severely psychiatrically disabled adults in self medication management skills training, Terry L. Stawar

Application of truncated cosine series and interactive design techniques to offset quadrature binary modulation systems with experimental verification through saw fir filter modulation, Armando Juan Vigil

Dynamic impact on complex-39 facility due to vibration excitation of space shuttle liftoff, Tyng Lin Yang

The quasi-mastery learning instructional system for community college chemistry, Silvia Zapico

Theses/Dissertations from 1990

Recognition by Aspect Constrained Stochastic Optimization, John M. DeCatrel

TTESS, A Tutorial Tool for Expert-supervised Simulations, Murat Draman

Modeling of Mass Transfer and Synthetic Organic Compound Removal in a Membrane Softening Process, Steven J. Duranceau

A comparative study of retention, dropouts, achievement, attendance, discipline, participation and teacher and student satisfaction of 9th grade students in ninth-grade centers and high schools, John Edwards

An Investigation to Determine the Influence of Motivational Orientation and Selected Demographic Characteristics of Radiographers on Their Participation In and Application of Continuing Professional Education, Thomas J. Edwards

The effect of problem solving instruction upon computational skills, algebra readiness and problem solving ability of middle school students/, William Randolph Glover


Declines in student achievement in science-- implications for public education, Robert P. Hogan

Assessment of the extent of agreement on counseling and non-counseling tasks of the elementary school guidance counselor among teachers, counselors, and principals, Eve Alice Homburger

Assessment methodologies in the elementary literature program: an applied study, Kris A. Horton

Student perceptions of corporal punishment on modifying behavior and school attitude, Delores Inniss

Elicit: Expertise Learner and Intelligent Causal Inference Tool, Leslie Dawn Interrante

Change in elementary school curriculum and student achievement in a central Florida school district following publication of the national committee on excellence in education report: a case study, John P. Kalashian

Transport of Heavy Metals Through Accumulated Sediments in Detention/retention Ponds, L'Yu Lin

A comparison of the results yielded by several models for the determination of dropout rates in Florida, Donald A. MacCuish

An analysis of the perceptions of principals, superintendents and board members in Florida towards year-round education, Michael J. Mizwicki

An investigation of the characteristics of part-time faculty in Florida community colleges, Charles R. Mojock

The Supervisor's Associate: An Intelligent Shop Management System for Production Supervision, Gary P. Moynihan

Intelligent agents in multilevel simulation of manufacturing systems, Gajanana Nadoli

Computer-aided nonlinear analysis of microwave and millimeter wave amplifiers and mixers, Cam Nguyen

A study of the relationship between hemispheric preference and writing development, Nancy E. Parker

Efficient parallel algorithms and data structures for discrete-event simulation, Sushil Kumar Prasad