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

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• (Kansas State University, 2013-04-30)
Gap junctions (GJ) are intercellular channels connecting adjacent cells, allowing small molecules to transport between cells, thereby maintaining all homeostasis. Loss of gap junctional intercellular communication (GJIC) ...
• (Kansas State University, 2007-11-28)
The objectives of this study were to determine exercise intensity of common gardening tasks in older adults and to investigate if older gardeners meet the physical activity (PA) recommendations (intensity and time) through ...
• (Kansas State University, 2007-08-06)
Oxides of nitrogen (NOx), carbon monoxide (CO) and other combustion by-products of gas turbines have long been identified as harmful atmospheric pollutants to the environment and humans. Various government agencies place ...
• (2018-08-01)
Using consumer-friendly terminology is important in order to design and conduct consumer research that is relevant and impactful. As an example, today’s marketing is starting to evolve more towards catering to emotional ...
• (Kansas State University, 2017-08-01)
Zambia’s government and its development partners continue to be challenged with how to adequately address the seeming gender inequity in Zambia’s agricultural sector. Women in Zambia’s agricultural sector face challenges ...
• (Kansas State University, 2017-08-01)
Traditionally, men have been the primary face and voice of live broadcasting. Limited research has compared Designated Market Areas by news content. This study compared and analyzed gender representations between large and ...
• (Kansas State University, 2008-05-14)
This paper examines some common explanations for the earnings gap between males and females. Over recent decades, the average pay of women has increased faster than the average pay of men; however, a substantial earnings ...
• (Kansas State University, 2016-05-01)
Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH-I), as well as its receptor, GnRHR-I, once thought to be localized solely to the hypothalamus and anterior pituitary, have since been detected in the testis of numerous mammals. Another ...
• (Kansas State University, 2008-12-19)
Many maize lines carry Rxo1, an NB-LRR gene that confers a rapid hypersensitive response (HR) after infiltration with the rice streak pathogen Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola (Xoc) or the maize stripe pathogen Burkholderia ...
• (Kansas State University, 2016-05-01)
The presence and persistence of ethnicity in Sri Lanka has led scholars such as Jayadeva Uyangoda to describe Sri Lanka as an “ethnocracy” and is identified as one of the major challenges for attempts to reconcile communities ...
• (2021-05-01)
With the increasing concerns for the environment, there is a growing demand to replace conventional thermal generators with renewable energy resources. Large-scale penetration of renewable resources such as wind and solar ...
• (Kansas State University, 2005-03-29)
Binge drinking is a serious health problem among American college students (Wechsler, Lee, Kuo, & Lee, 2000a). One technique that may reduce binge drinking is compliance. Cialdini (2001) defined compliance as taking an ...
• (Kansas State University, 2013-05-01)
Companies use various methods to prepare their new management recruits to take on and succeed in their jobs. Some are formal, but most involve some form of informal arrangements such as mentorship. This mentorship approach ...
• (Kansas State University, 2011-11-15)
Temperature and food quality vary across broad latitudinal gradients, greatly affecting performance by insect herbivores. The contribution of each varies latitudinally so that geographically distinct populations are ...
• (2018-08-01)
For a fixed integer n ≥ 2, we show that a permutation of the least residues mod p of the form f(x) = Ax[superscript k] mod p cannot map a residue class mod n to just one residue class mod n once p is sufficiently large, ...
• (Kansas State University, 2009-10-27)
QTL (quantitative-trait locus) analysis aims to locate and estimate the effects of genes that are responsible for quantitative traits, by means of statistical methods that evaluate the association of genetic variation with ...
• We introduce an object called a tree growing sequence (TGS) in an effort to generalize bijective correspondences between $G$-parking functions, spanning trees, and the multiset of monomials of the Tutte polynomial of a ...
• (Kansas State University, 2016-05-01)
• (2019-08-01)
Pak-Stanley labeling was originally defined by Pak and Stanley in 1998 as a bijective map from the set of regions of an extended Shi arrangement to the set of parking functions. Later this map was generalized to other ...
• In 1998 Pak and Stanley defined the original Pak-Stanley labeling as a bijective map from the set of regions of an extended Shi arrangement to the set of parking functions. This map was later generalized to other arrangements: ...

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