Honours Dissertations

  • Bartlett, Tyler (2019) - Algorithms for Labelling Feynmann Diagrams Using Graph Theory (Supervisor:  Dr. James LeBlanc)
  • Robichaud, Nicholas (2019) - Lattice Model Simulations of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins (Supervisors:  Dr. Ivan Saika-Voivod and Dr. Stefan Wallin)
  • Zelenskiy, Andrey (2019) - Magnetic Orders in RbFe(M0O4)2:  A Model for Triangular Lattice Antiferromagnetism in a Trigonal System (Supervisor:  Dr. Guy Quirion)
  • Jain, Shankesh (2018) - Phenomenology of Superconductivity:  Raman Spectroscopy (Supervisor:  Dr. James LeBlanc)
  • Collier, Brandon (2018) - Quantifying Micro-Scale Surface Roughness (Supervisor:  Dr. Kristin Poduska)
  • Dusseault, Marisa (2018) - Photoacoustic Infrared Spectroscopy of Calcite and Aragonite and the Effects of Cell Resonance on Spectra (Supervisor:  Dr. Kristin Poduska)
  • Hanlon, Dillon (2018) - Brillouin Light Scattering Studies of Naturally Grown Biotite Crystals with Differing Impurity Concentration (Supervisor:  Dr. Todd Andrews)
  • McNiven, Brad (2018) - Dielectric Screening in the 2D Hubbard Model (Supervisor:  Dr. James LeBlanc)
  • Trotter, Daniel (2018) - Lattice Model of Protein-Driven Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation (Supervisor:  Dr. Stefan Walllin)
  • Hall, Kyle (2017) - Monte Carlo Simulations of Magnetic Dipoles on the FCC Kagome Lattice (Supervisors:  Dr. Ivan Saika-Voivod and Dr. Martin Plumer)
  • Hayward, Erica (2017) - Analyzing Frequency-Dependent UV Light Responses in ZnO Films with Impedance Spectroscopy (Supervisor:  Dr. Kristin Poduska)
  • Way, Andrew (2017) - Continuous Degeneracy and Magnetization Process in the 3D FCC Kagome Lattice with the Dipole-Dipole Interaction (Supervisors:  Dr. Martin Plumer and Dr. Ivan Saika-Voivod)
  • Wilkins, Ryan (2017) - Impact of Insertion and Deletion Mutations on Protein Thermodynamics (Supervisor:  Dr. Stefan Wallin)
  • Hirasawa, Haruki (2016) - Investigation of the Dynamics of Rod-Like Colloids During Sedimentation (Supervisors:  Dr. Anand Yethiraj and Dr. Ivan Saika-Voivod)
  • OGrady, Anna Julia Gorman (2016) - Perturbing Black Hole and Cosmological Horizons (Supervisors:  Dr. Ivan Booth and Dr. Hari Kunduri)
  • Walsh, Cole Jarvis (2016) - Geodesics Around Distorted Schwarzschild Black Holes (Supervisors:  Dr. Ivan Booth and Dr. Andrey Shoom)
  • Downey, Tyler (2015) - An Analysis of the Effects of Cold Surface Morphology on the Deflection of Microcantilevers:  A Literature Review (Supervisor:  Dr. Luc Beaulieu)
  • Elms, Justin (2015) - Structure and Surface Charge of Natural Clays (Supervisor:  Dr. Kristin Poduska)
  • Holden, Shane (2015) - Frustration of Dipolar Spins on the Kagoms Lattice (Supervisors:  Dr. Martin Plumer and Dr. Ivan Saika-Voivod)
  • Woodford, Catherine (2015) - General Relativistic Modifications on N-body Simulations of Globular Clusters (Supervisor:  Dr. John Lewis)
  • Grudich, Michael Y. (2014) - Classical Gravitational Scattering in the Relativistic Kepler Problem

  • Izawa, Tatsuo (2014) - Dielectrophoresis in a Partially-Polar Microfluidic System (Supervisor:  Dr. Anand Yethiraj)
  • Knight, Collin (2014) - High Pressure Morphology of Bicellar Mixtures Containing Anionic Lipids

  • Morrow, Andrew (2014) - Collagen Structure Control and Electrohydrodynamic Flow in Non-Uniform Electric Fields (Supervisor:  Dr. Anand Yethiraj
  • Spencer, Stephen (2014) - Brillouin Light Scattering Studies of Porous Silicon-Based Heterostructures
  • Flynn, Alanna (2013) - A Deuterium Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Study of the Dynamics of Bicellar Mixtures

  • Hunt, Matthew (2013) - Phase Space of Extremal Melvin-Kerr-Newman Black holes

  • Grandy, Victoria R. (2013) - Vibrational Density of States of Glassy Silica Systmes Via Molecular Dynamics Simulations

  • Wei, Chen (2013) - Geodesics of Topological Anti de Sitter Black Holes

  • Wells, Jake Raymond Cecil (2013) - Impedance Spectroscopy Analysis of Thin Film Metal Oxides with Focus on ZnO Films.

  • Xiaojian, Zhu (2013) - Geometrical and Surface Plasmon Effects of Tapered Fiber Mach-Zehnder Interferometers

  • Fitzpatrick, Matthew Ronald Charles (2012) - Finite Temperature Spin Waves in Magnetic Thin Films

  • Lahey, Jennifer Clare (2012) - Analysis of Fish Velocity Data Provided by an Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler in the Strait of Georgia, BC

  • Leonard, Catherine Danielle (2012) - Constructing Horizons of Extremal Black Holes Using Hidden Symmetries of the Einstein-Maxwell Equations

  • Martin, Peter (2012) - Correlating Surface Roughness to the Root Mean Squared Roughness, Skewness and Kurtosis

  • Clancey, Nicole (2011) - Influence of Pore Size, Porosity and Oxidation State of Porous Silicon on Cell Growth and Degradation of Films in Medium

  • Day, Andrew (2011) - External matter Fields in Distorted Black Hole Spacetimes

  • Ducey, Michael J. (2011) - Rheological Characterization of Phases and Phase Transitions in DMPC/DHPC Mixtures

  • Hayashida, Hakase (2011) - Response of the North Atlantic Subpolar Gyre to Idealized North Atlantic Oscillation-Like Forcing

  • Manning, Kathryn (2011) - Modeling the Motion of Viruses in Microcantilever Sensor Cells with Different Geometries in Order to Optimize Efficiency

  • McDonald, Matthew (2011) - A Method to Characterize Structure and Symmetry in Low-Resolution Images of Colloidal Thin Films

  • Sooley, Kevin (2011) - Modelling the Effects of Magnetic Fields on Protostar Formation Using Smoothed Particle Magnetohydrodynamics

  • Abeling, Joshua (2010) - Implementing WIEN2k in Search of Lattice Instabilities in Magnetic Systems

  • Hayden, Edward (2010) - The Anti-Brownian Electrokinetic Trap: Construction and Application

  • Baker, Holly (2009) - Particle Image Velocimetry and its Application in Permeability Studies of Protein Membranes

  • Bartlett, Andrew (2009) - Controlling the Formation of Colloidal Structures with Patterned Electric Fields

  • Gagnon, Adrian J. (2009) - Femtoscond Laser Micromachining of Glass

  • Healey, Mark (2009) - Microcantilevers as a Biosensing Platform for Influenza A

  • Kelly, Corey (2009) - Anti-Brownian Electrokinetic Trapping of Phospholipid Vesicles

  • Morrow, Greg (2009) - Molecular Dynamics Simulations: Mucleation of Liquid Clusters

  • Newman, Hugh (2009) - Sedimentation Profiles and Dynamics of Brownian Colloidal Suspensions

  • Peckham, Jordan (2009) - Fabrication and Optical Characterization of Uniform and Graded Porosity p--Type Porous Silicon Films

  • Pike-Thackray, Colin (2009) - Assessment of Forecasting Skills of a Regional Ocean Circulation Model for the Labrador Sea

  • Rice, Nicole (2009) - Non-Covalent Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with - Conjugated Polymers

  • Turner, Joshua (2009) - Local Order in the KOB-Andersen Lennard-Jones Binary Mixtures

  • Fitzgerald, Joseph (2008) - Exterior Geodesics in Distorted Schwarzschild Spacetimes

  • Grzetic, Doug (2008) - Exploring Slow Motions in Bilayer Membranes by Transverse Deuteron Spin Relaxation

  • Hayden, Victor (2008) - A Complete Analysis of the Laser Beam Deflection Systems Used in Frictional Force Microscopes for Azimuthal Alignments of 900 and 180

  • Lacey, James (2008) - Imaging Microcantilevers by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy in Fluid

  • Lundrigan (Graham), Sarah (2008) - Test of Mean First Passage Time Method and Classical Nucleation Theory on Crystal Nucleation in a Lennard-Jones Liquid
  • Russell-Schulz, Bretta (2008) Deuterium NMR of N-Terminal Lung Surfactant Protein B (SP-B) Peptide in DPPC/POPG Bilayers

  • Walsh, Susan (2008) - Low-Temperature Variation of Saturation Remanence in Highly Oxidized Titanomaghemite-Bearing Basalts

  • Boyd, Robert (2007) - Molecular Dynamic Simulations of a Collagen Peptide in Vacuum and Water

  • Cooke, Melanie (2007) - Sea-Ice Variability in the Labrador Sea : Analysis Using EOFs, Historical Data, and a Coupled Sea-Ice Model

  • Ding, Yanfei (2007) - Optical Properties of Photovoltaic Polymers

  • Flynn, Matthew T. (2007) - Quantifying roughness of metal surfaces

  • Fowler, William A. (2007) - Computational study of the effects of hydrogen doping on Wurzite-type ZnO

  • Parsons, Lance C. (2007) - Brillouin light scattering from freestanding porous silicon films

  • Perry, Joshua (2007) - The Effects of Ceramide and Ceramide-I-Phosphate on the Phase Transition of DPPC Membranes: A Deuterium NMR Study

  • Rideout, Joshua (2007) - Analysis of the Effect of Sputtering Parameters on the Grain Size of Thin Cu Films on Si(001) Substrates

  • Stevens, Robin (2007) - STM Studies of Microcantilever Sensors

  • Emberley, Jason (2006) - Comparison of Dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine and Dipalmitoylphosphatidylglycerol using 2H NMR

  • Hillier, Michael (2006) - Ultrasonic Study of Phase Transitions of Liquid Crystal 8CB

  • Tian, Ye (2006) - A System for Studying Surface Stress Suffered by Cantilevers during Thermal Deposition

  • White, Diana (2006) - Structural Studies of Lung Surfactant Protein SP-B

  • Brits, Lionel (2005) - The Formation and Evolution of Spherical Trapping Horizons

  • Hurley, Jane G. (2005) - Streamlining Buoy Shapes to Minimize Drag and to Reduce Vortex Induced Oscillations

  • Tricco, Terrence Stansilaus (2005) - Computer Simulation of CollisionIinduced Absorption

  • Chafe, N. Paul (2004) - Build Up and Relaxation of Drag Force in a Bentonite Suspension

  • Hawkin, John Alexander (2004) - Globular Clusters : N-body Simulations and Interpretations

  • Johnson, Philip J. M. (2004) - High Frequency Acoustics in Gels and Suspensions

  • Temple, Sara (2004) - The Interaction of Pulmonary Lung Surfactant Proteins A and B (SP A and SP B) with DPPC/DPPG Bilayers

  • Walsh, Amanda M. (2004) - Granular Jets

  • Kavanagh, William R. (2003) - Capillary Wave Phenomenon

  • Wells, Jennifer (2003) - Dipole-Wall Interactions in Freely Decaying Quasi-Two-Dimensional Turbulence in a Rectangular Container

  • Ludlow, Aaron David (2002) - Michie Models and Stellar Velocity Distributions

  • Short, Stephen L. (1995) - The Luminosity and Initial Mass Functions of NGC 6913

  • Choo, Chin Heng (1994) - Modification of a Grating Spectrometer to Permit Digital Scanning Control and Data Acquisition

  • Colbo, Keir (1994) - Verification of Spatial Interpolation Schemes

  • Gover, Bradford Noel (1994) - The Josephson Effects in Low-TcSuperconductors

  • Linehan, Kelly A., (1994) - Study of Electrolyte Concentration Gradients in the Electrochemical Deposition of Copper and Silver

  • Taylor, Jason C. (1994) - Draining in Porous Media: Experiments and Simulations

  • Goodyear, Bradley Gordon (1993) - Extension of an Existing Spectrometer to Permit Two-Dimensional Solid-State Deuterium Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

  • Gough, Corinne (1993) - The Oxygen Minimum Layer in the Northwest Atlantic

  • Power, Richard Gerard (1993) - Conversion of a Grating Spectrograph for use as a Spectrometer

  • Rixon, Scott John (1993) The Baldet-Johnson (B2Σ+ - A2πi) System of the 12C18O+ Molecule

  • Tulk, Chris A. (1992) - Internal Melting of Ice by Adiabatic Pressurization

  • Vavasour, Jeffrey David (1992) - Self-Consistent Mean Field Theory of the Microphases of Neat Diblock Copolymers

  • Fanning, Augustus F. (1991) - Diagnostic Calculations of the Circulation in the North Atlantic and North Pacific Including the Role of Baroclinic Effects Over Realistic Topography (JEBAR)

  • Mudge, Todd D. (1991) - CNO Abundance Anomalies of Globular Clusters

  • Andrews, Gordon Todd (1990) - Brillouin Spectroscopic Studies of the Plastic Crystalline Phase of Hexafluoroethane

  • Brake, Darlene Mary (1989) - Elastic Constants of the Orientationally Disordered Phases of CBR4 and CCl4 by Brillouin Spectroscopy

  • Holleman, Eric P. (1989) - An Examination of Certain Aspects of Magnetic Superconductors Using Ginzburg-Landau Theory

  • Jerrett, John M. (1989) - Raman and Infrared Vibrational Spectral Study of Anhydrous Sulfates of Magnesium, Calium and Lead

  • Hughes, Joanna (1987) - The Integral Quantum Hall Effect

  • Craig, Robert (1986) - A Study of Brillouin Line Widths

  • Stevenson, Christopher C. (1986) - Spectroscopic and Thermodynamic Determination of the Gel II - Gel I - Liquid Crystalline Phase Transitions in Aqueous Dimyristoyl Phosphatidylcholine

  • Strong, E. Kimberly (1986) - Physical Modelling of Rouleaux Formation

  • Cho, Carolyn R. (1985) - Inelastic Collisions in the Extended Regularized Long Wave Equation

  • Smith, Arthur (1985) - Applications of the Nonlinear Schrodinger Equation to the Kinetics of Phase Transitions

  • Youden, James P. A. (1985) - Density Effects in the Collision-Induced Absorption Spectra of Molecular Hydrogen

  • Campbell, Darya (1984) - Observation of Ferromagnetic Domains in Pyrrhotite

  • Mercer, D. G. (1984) - Acoustic Scattering and Attenuation by Solid Spheres in Fluids

  • Sandys-Wunsch, Michael (1984) - The Herzberg (C-A) Band System of the 13C18O Molecule

  • Knee, Lewis Benjamin Graham (1983) - The Vibrational Raman Effect : A Probe of the Molecular Environment

  • Barnes, Paul (1982) - A Power Spectrum Analysis on the Mean Monthly Temperature Values for St. John's Newfoundland

  • Bhogal, Amritpal Singh (1982) - The Electronic Vibrational Spectrum of 13c18o

  • Hoffe, Ronald D. (1982) - Brillouin Asymmetry Induced by a Temperature Gradient

  • Kung, Chun En (1982) - Lower Limit of Detection of Caesium 137 and Iodine 131 in Water Using a 3 in. x 3 in. NaI (T1) Detector

  • Nickerson, William A. (1981) - A Method of Gravity Inversion

  • Colbourne, Eugene B., (1981) - Two-Photon Absorption in Sodium Vapour

  • Coombes, J. Michael (1981) - A Determination of the Mean Squared Anisotropy of Superconductors

  • Delaney, James (1981) - Light Scattering from Aerosols

  • Fleming, Blair. (1981) - Synthesis of and Thermal Behaviour of a Mixed-Acid Unsaturated Phosphatidyl Glycerol

  • Pittman, David (1981) - An Interpretation of the Gravity and Magnetic Fields Northeast Avalon Peninsula Newfoundland
  • Van Nostrand, Edward. (1981) Collision-Induced Absorption of Molecular Hydrogen in the First Overtone Region

  • Woolgar, Eric Gordon (1981) - Fitting of New Pseudo-Potentials for Alumimun

  • Campbell, Rod (1980) - The First Positive System of the 15N2 Molecule
  • Pike, Alexander James (1980) - The Deconvolution Problem in Interferometry

  • Fagan, Alphonsus J. (1979) - Radon Measurements in Water and Air Using Gamma Spectrometry

  • Kung, Wah Loon (1979) - Tunable Dye Laser Induced Fluorescence of Iodine

  • Whiffen, Bruce (1979) - Brillouin Scattering Experiments on Ice and Water

  • Gagnon, Robert E. (1978) - Determination of the Refractive Index of Liquid Carbon Monoxide

  • Barron, John L. (1977) - Computer Model for Iceberg Path Prediction

  • De Young, Bradley Stephen (1977) - Spectroscopic Studies of the Calcium and Magnesium Nitrite Water Systems

  • Vincent, Dwight E. (1977) - Contribution to the Study of Positron-Hydrogen Scattering at Intermediate Energies in the Eikonal-Born Series Method
  • Au, Howie (1971) - Stimulated Brillouin Scattering in Toluene and Glycerol at Temperatures Between 0°C and 100°C

  • Forbes, Alan R. (1971) - Theoretical Study of the Absorption Spectral Intensities of hydrogen Iodide
  • Horwood, F. Adrian. (1971) - The Adsorption of Neopentane, Trichloro-fluormethane and Oxygen on Anhydrous Nickel Sulfate.

  • Laidley, Thomas E. (1971) - Mode-Locking with a "Giant Pulse" Nd: Glass Laser.

  • Hynes, David L. (1968) -  Microwave Power Measurements Using the Water Load Technique.

  • Crocker, Robert K. (Robert Kirby) (1966) - A Selective Amplifier of Variable Frequency and Bandwidth.

  • Forbes, Ian Alexander (1965) - Acoustic Pulses in Water and Brass.

  • Pearce, George William - (1965) An Apparatus for Alternating Field Demagnetization of Rock Specimens.
  • Yip, Patrick C. (1965) - A Study of Historical and Modern Experiments Designed To Test Relativistic Theories.

  • Stack, Stephen James - (1962) Points of Gravitational Equilibrium in the Earth-Moon System.

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