Browsing K-State Electronic Theses, Dissertations, and Reports: 2004 - by Title

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Browsing K-State Electronic Theses, Dissertations, and Reports: 2004 - by Title

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  • Casey, Ashley E. (Kansas State University, 2008-08-19)
    In birds, the offspring of females in socially monogamous species can be sired not only by their social partner (within-pair mating) but also by other males (extra-pair mating), resulting in broods of mixed paternity. ...
  • Williamson, Matthew J. (Kansas State University, 2015-04-24)
    Tack coat is a thin layer of asphaltic material used to bind a newly-placed lift of hot-mix asphalt (HMA) pavement to a previously-placed lift or a new HMA overlay/inlay and existing pavement. The purpose of a tack coat ...
  • Miller, Mark J. (Kansas State University, 2010-12-17)
    Energy consumption due to dairy production constitutes 10% of all energy usage in the U.S. Food Industry. Improving energy efficiency in food refrigeration and freezing plays an important role in meeting the energy challenges ...
  • Hollerbach, Brittany S. (Kansas State University, )
    Firefighting is an inherently dangerous occupation with high rates of injuries and fatalities, with the majority of line of duty fatalities due to cardiovascular events. Additionally, firefighters struggle with poor health ...
  • Higgins, Margaret (Kansas State University, 2010-05-03)
    Students have many opportunities to familiarize themselves with their college after committing to a school. Institutions offer summer orientation and enrollment sessions, and many also offer extended orientation sessions ...
  • Kearns, Sara K. (Kansas State University, 2013-05-14)
    The increasingly integrated presence of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) on university campuses in recent decades has prompted calls for a better understanding of how students use ICTs in higher education, ...
  • Jackson, Derek A. (Kansas State University, )
    This study investigated the use of the MAP-Works[superscript]TM program that is designed to help retain first-year students by identifying the level of retention risk for each student early in their first semester and ...
  • Kirchner, Shane (Kansas State University, 2011-11-28)
    The National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) standards adopted in 2000 mandated the assessment of teacher dispositions. However, the lack of specificity of the construct has led to an environment ...
  • Hisle, William J. III (Kansas State University, 2012-11-27)
    The report examines the fiscal impact of undocumented persons at the federal, state, and local levels in order to explain the likely effects of an amnesty program. The report first provides background on the population of ...
  • Gerken, Joseph Edward (Kansas State University, 2015-04-24)
    River discharge influences fish and invertebrate communities and understanding how hydrologic variables contribute to fish and invertebrate composition can provide information for restoration and management. This study ...
  • Fischer, Jason L. (Kansas State University, 2012-04-13)
    In-stream dredging is a common practice in rivers worldwide that can affect fish and fish habitat. We investigated the magnitude of these alterations and their influence on the fish community of the Kansas River, a large ...
  • Bertrand, Katie Nicole (Kansas State University, 2007-05-02)
    Global climate change could lead to less frequent but more severe precipitation events in the Great Plains, altering the hydrologic regimes of streams. It is important to quantify species roles in these dynamic systems, ...
  • Choi, Seojin (Kansas State University, 2012-11-28)
    Although omega-3 fatty acids have been a hot issue in nutrition for years, there remains a paucity of research on the topic of omega-3 fatty acid and pulmonary fibrosis and the mechanism is still unclear. The purpose of ...
  • Challa, Abhishek (Kansas State University, )
    Web services have become quintessential in web application development. RESTful web services are one way of providing interoperability between computer systems on the internet. REST-compliant web services allow requesting ...
  • Kopparthi, Sunitha (Kansas State University, 2010-05-21)
    Future technologies such as cognitive radio require flexible and reliable hardware architectures that can be easily configured and adapted to varying coding parameters. The objective of this work is to develop a flexible ...
  • Noonan, Andrea L. (Kansas State University, 2007-08-10)
    The goal of this research is to develop methods and tools for generating flight plans for an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). A method of generating flight plans is needed to describe data collection missions, such as taking ...
  • Ramaglia, Heather (Kansas State University, )
    This study addresses how the flipped method of classroom instruction differs from traditional classroom instruction when comparing student achievement measures in middle and high school mathematics classrooms. The flipped ...
  • Weatherholt, Laura (Kansas State University, 2012-04-30)
    Man has been learning in the outdoors since the beginning of humankind. Modern times have reduced the amount of time people spend learning and exploring outside. This causes humans to be disconnected from the natural ...
  • Bontrager, Chad (Kansas State University, 2011-08-04)
    This thesis examines flour moisture control and how this control can be an effective tool for cost minimization in a flour mill. Specifically, this thesis discusses the economic rationale behind the value of moisture ...
  • Rupayana, Disha Deepak (Kansas State University, 2008-05-08)
    The present study focused on empirically assessing the differences between the two flow models (FSS-II; Jackson & Eklund, 2002; WOLF, Bakker, 2005) and then their similarity or difference with the Schaufeli (2002) model ...

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