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Exploring Electron Transfer-Induced Conformational Changes in NRH:quinone Oxidoreductase.
NRH:quinone oxidoreductase is a flavoenzyme that catalyzes the one-step reduction of quinones to hydroquinones using its cofactor, FAD. The enzyme kinetics goes through a "ping-pong" mechanism, in which changes in the ...
Usability Testing the NatureMapping Website.
Usability testing is a procedure that tests the functionality of a document or website by asking subjects to complete tasks typically performed by users of the site. This study evaluated the NatureMapping website's intended ...
Regional Employment and Unemployment Comparison.
This project collected and analyzed data and trends on employment and unemployment for the Eau Claire Metropolitan Statistical Area as well as Wisconsin and the United States as a whole.
Portrayal of Hispanic Culture in Advertising.
With the Hispanic population rising in the United States, advertisers' interest in this market is rapidly increasing, and advertisements depicting Hispanic models are becoming common. However, it is not known whether ...
Late Quarternary Eolian Dunes and Fluvial Terraces of the Lower Chippewa River Valley.
The Lower Chippewa River Valley (LCRV) extends south-southwest ~100 km from Eau Claire, Wisconsin to its confluence with the Mississippi River near Wabasha, Minnesota. A sequence of seven paired alluvial terraces were ...
Investigation of Recently Developed Photovoltaic Material.
These experiments were designed as a first step toward developing more cost efficient solar cells. To realize this goal, low cost fabrication techniques to deposit thin polycrystalline films of materials necessary to create ...
Assessing Preference for Attention in a Child Diagnosed with Autism.
Identifying preferred stimuli that function as reinforcers is extremely important when teaching skills to young children diagnosed with autism. Preference assessments can be conducted to identify a range of high to low ...
Anticipatory Guidance for Teens with Diabetes as They Transition to Adulthood.
This project focused on the development of a tool, combining research and practice, that could improve self-management for teens and young adults with diabetes.
Identifying the needs of student teachers.
An e-mail survey and follow-up focus group were used to gain perspective into how a particular group of K-12 student teachers identified to what extent their needs were met in course work and field experiences in their ...
Campsite Ecology of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) has regulations reflecting a "Leave No Trace" philosophy for its campers. Despite these regulations, and efforts to abide by them, human impacts are apparent in and around ...