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Data Analysis and Model Comparison of Ozone Above Lake Michigan
Routine measurements of ambient ozone in the air mass over Lake Michigan were conducted from 2008-2010 using ferry routes from Milwaukee, WI to Muskegon, MI. This created an exhaustive data set of off-shore observations ...
A Monthly Subscription to Gendered Sexuality
The media has become a large part of our everyday lives. Lifestyle magazines, such as Cosmo and Men's Health, dictate to the readers a social construction of what is considered a normal sexual script for women and men. ...
Dissonance Analysis Using Sethares' and Modified Method
The purpose of this study was to measure dissonance in music. Dissonance of music is considered to be the "movement" or "roughness" in the music. How can we measure this quantitatively? The answer lies in Fourier analysis ...
Consequences of Self-Objectification and Body Discrepancies
With growing emphasis on male physique in the media, men may experience self-objectification, body image discrepancies, body shame, and disordered eating but research has not really examined these associations. The purpose ...
Characterization of Lines Identified in a Genetic Screen for Genes Involved in Red Light Responses in the Model Plant Arabidopsis Thaliana
A plant's ability to assess light quantity and quality is fundamental to maintaining healthy growth. We have found that that two highly similar genes LIGHT RESPONSE BTB1 (LRB1) and LIGHT RESPONSE BTB2 (LRB2) act as negative ...
Body Image Dissatisfaction and Disordered Eating in NCAA Division III Collegiate Student-Athletes
Distorted body image influencing eating behaviors is a growing issue that is prevalent among society and athletics. It is important for healthcare providers to investigate the psychosocial aspects of eating disorders and ...
Contextualizing and Locating Friedrich's Seminal Journey
Caspar David Friedrich, a German Romantic painter, departed on a journey in 1810 to sketch the landscape of the Riesengebirge Mountains. Located on the border of present-day Germany, Czech Republic and Poland, this journey ...
Survey of Beginning Instrumental Band Methods Used in Conjunction with "Smartmusic"
The purpose of this study was to analyze some of the most popular beginning instrumental band method books and their success (or lack thereof) when used in combination with Smartmusic computer software.
Analysis of the Structure-Function-Dynamics Relationship of G-Protein Coupled Receptors
The presence of G-proteins and G-protein coupled receptors (GCPRs) are highly ubiquitous in upper eukaryotic organisms. With nearly 60% of all modern pharmaceuticals targeting GCPRs, the understanding of these proteins' ...
Development, Synthesis and Characterization of Biomimetic Model Complexes
This project involves the development, synthesis and characterization of new bioinorganic model complexes that mimic the active site of a biologically relevant dioxygenase enzyme, Quercetin Dioxygenase (QDO). The goal of ...