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• #### Single Molecule Studies of Ion-Exchange Chromatography ﻿

(2015-04-20)
As the pharmeceutical industry moves away from traditional small organic molecules towards biologically-based treatments, ion-exchange separation methods must be investigated to improve the cost and time required for protein ...
• #### Single molecule visualization of DNA in the nonhomogeneous shear flow in a microchannel ﻿

(2006)
The dynamics of individual DNA molecules were analyzed under the nonhomogeneous shear flow in a rectangular microchannel. The effects of a complex flow field on individual molecular behavior have never before been ...
• #### Single nanoparticle spectroscopy: Plasmonic properties and biosensing applications ﻿

(2008)
Single particle dark field spectroscopy has been combined with high-resolution scanning electron and atomic force microscopy to study the scattering spectra of individual gold nanoparticles. This technique has been applied ...
• #### Single Particle Studies on the Influence of the Environment on the Plasmonic Properties of Single and Assembled Gold Nanoparticles of Various Shapes ﻿

(2013-09-16)
Plasmonic nanoparticles and their assembly have the potential to serve as a platform in practical applications such as photonics, sensing, and nano-medicine. To use plasmonic nanoparticles in these applications, it is ...
• #### Single wall carbon nanotubes as viscosity modifiers in polypropylene matrix nanocomposites ﻿

(2008)
Single wall carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) were studied as low shear rate viscosity modifiers in the polypropylene matrix of nanocomposites. To create nanocomposites which did not demonstrate increased low shear rate viscosity ...
• #### Single walled carbon nanotubes: Suspension in aqueous/surfactant media and chirality controlled synthesis on surfaces ﻿

(2005)
Single walled carbon nanotube (SWNT) researchers have many obstacles to overcome before SWNTs become commercially applicable including two equally important but separate issues: suspending pristine, individual SWNTs in ...
• #### Single-cell behavior and population heterogeneity: Fluorescence microscopy-based inverse population balance modeling ﻿

(2010)
Cell population balance models can account for the phenotypic heterogeneity that characterizes isogenic cell populations. To utilize the predictive power of these models, however, we must determine the single-cell reaction ...
• #### Single-electron transistor: Effects of the environment and detecting electron motion in real time ﻿

(2003)
This thesis will be divided into two parts. In the first part, theory and results of a novel system in which a superconducting single-electron transistor (S-SET) coupled to a two-dimensional electron gas (2DEG) serving as ...
• #### Single-mode frequency-stabilized 1.083 micrometer ring lasers ﻿

(1995)
A single-mode, frequency-stabilized LNA ring laser has been developed which routinely provides output powers $\sbsp{\sim}{>}$300 mW at 1.083 $\mu$m when pumped with 5 W of the 514 nm output from an Argon ion laser. A ...
• #### Single-molecule FRET analysis of the dynamics of AMPA receptor ﻿

(2010)
Single-molecule fluorescence resonance energy transfer (smFRET) spectroscopy has advanced to become a powerful tool in characterizing biomolecules to the molecular level. In this thesis, the smFRET technique was utilized ...
• #### Single-particle absorption spectroscopy by photothermal contrast ﻿

(2014-11-21)
Independent characterization of absorption of nano-objects is fundamental to the understanding of non-radiative properties of light matter interaction. To resolve heterogeneity in the response due to local effects, orientation ...
• #### Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Dynamics Simple and Complex Media ﻿

(2011)
Understanding the dynamics of single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) in simple and complex environments is crucial for establishing potential application of nanotube architectures for materials and biosciences. In this ...
• #### Single-walled carbon nanotube-silicon nitride composites ﻿

(2005)
Colloidal processing methods were developed in order to disperse highly concentrated 1.0, 2.0, and 6.0 vol% single-walled carbon nantoube (SWNT)-Si 3N4 aqueous composite suspensions. Interparticle pair potentials were ...
• #### Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWNT) polymer composites & composite fibers ﻿

(2008)
With their potentially extraordinary mechanical, thermal, and electrical properties, Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWNT)/polymer composites and composite fibers may be the ultimate building blocks for next generation ...
• #### Single-walled carbon nanotubes: Functionalization, characterization and application ﻿

(2009)
With extraordinary material and physical properties, single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) attract a lot of research interest for both fundamental science and emerging applications. However, their realistic application ...
• #### Single-walled carbon nanotubes: Induced decomposition of peroxides and non-covalent encapsulation into water-soluble PEG-eggs ﻿

(2009)
This thesis presents two studies aimed of furthering the understanding of single-walled carbon nanotube (SWNT) chemistry for potential applications in composite and biological systems. In composite systems, SWNTs are used ...
• #### Singularities of subanalytic sets and energy minimizing maps ﻿

(1993)
This thesis studies some problems derived from differential topology and differential geometry by techniques developed from geometric measure theory, variational calculus, and partial differential equations. It consists ...
• #### Sisters in bonds: "Minnie's Sacrifice" ﻿

(1997)
During the nineteenth century, both black women and white women were at the mercy of the white patriarchy, albeit at differing degrees to and natures in which they experienced bondage, marginality, and empowerment. In ...
• #### Site amplification ﻿

(2006)
Site Amplification takes the role of site to the extreme by using design as a way to amplify the shifting conditions of a place. Such an approach aims to celebrate and harness these shifting intensities into a productive ...
• #### Site investigation and modeling of surface application for in situ bioremediation of JP-4 jet fuel ﻿

(1994)
Surface application offers an inexpensive, non-invasive alternative to injection wells and infiltration galleries for in situ bioremediation applications. The technology employs artificial recharge to create favorable ...