Chemistry Dissertations

Chemistry Dissertations



Dissertations from 1990

The aminolysis of the N-hydroxysuccinimide esters of phenylacetic acids, Robert Dean Baker

Polymer synthesis and characterization, Terry Lynn Bone

Surfactant association structures and emulsion polymerization, James E. Funk

Polymerization in organized media, Robert J. Gambogi

Dynamics of silane coupling agents in bulk and adsorbed on silica surfaces, Hye-Jung Kang

Structural elucidation of micellar solutions, Paul M. Lindemuth

The kinetics and mechanisms of the alcoholysis and hydrolysis of alkoxysilanes, David J. Oostendorp

Motion of block copolymers on surfaces and characterization of resins for friction materials, Brijnaresh R. Sinha

Metal salt catalyzed carbenoids IV, Shahram Yousefian

Dissertations from 1989

The conformational requirements for binding of ketanserin analogues to the serotonin (5HT₂) receptor: a molecular modeling approach, Scott A. DePriest

The design of silicon-based polyimide as a submicron resolution directly imagable electron-beam resist, Benjamin Chung-Peng Ho

Plasma polmerization and plasma treatment for modification of surfaces of polymeric materials, Yu Iriyama

Abrasion resistant coatings on plastics, Pornchai Laoharojanaphand

Interaction of N-propanol and N-propanol/water mixtures with 2-hydroxyethyl methacrylate hydrogels which contain methyl, ethyl or butyl methacrylate, Norman D. Lian

Plasma synthesis of iron-containing thin films, Jui-Lung Li

A study of the chemical behavior and natural cycles of selenium and tellurium in air, Sirinart Muangnoicharoen

Molecular mobility of toluene in polystyrene solutions, Byaporn Nanagara

Magnetic and hyperfine interactions in several rare earth-transition metal intermetallic compounds, Dwayne E. Tharp

Synthesis, solubilization, and polymerization in new surfactant systems, Yuh-Jye Uang

Dissertations from 1988

Aminolysis of N-hydroxysuccinimide esters, Gary Wayne Cline

Stratum corneum lipids: structure and interaction with a modified triglyceride, Lisa Beth Goldsmith

Hexaaza macrocyclic complexes containing biimidazole, Samir Saad Kandil

The synthesis and characterization of transition metal complexes of 2,2'-biimidazole-containing polyurethanes, Frank Jian-Lin Liu

The hydrolysis, adsorption, and dynamics of silane coupling agents on a silica surface, Wiriya Meesiri

Dissertations from 1987


Microemulsions, lyotropic liquid crystals, and other association structures, Jiafu Fang

Investigation of the water-isocyanate reaction, David W. Ihms

Double beta-decay of selenium-82, tellurium-128 and tellurium-130, Wuu-Jyh Lin

Thermodynamic investigations of cosurfactants and electrolytes in micellar solutions, Duy Thai Nguyen

Surfactant association structures in stratum corneum, Hamdan Suhaimi


Amphiphile association structures, Yun Yang

Dissertations from 1986

The study of the mechanism in the electrochemical reduction of crotyl alcohol and related compounds, Chen-Yie Chien

Amphiphilic association structures and some aspects of foam stability, Jia-Hwa Fang

Amphiphile association in glycerol systems, Yuh-Chirn Liang

Neutron diffraction studies of the atomic and magnetic structures of Ho₆Mn₂₃, Ho₆Mn₂₃D₂₂ and some Y₆(Fe₁- Aℓ )₂₃ compounds, Nimalie T. Littlewood

Dissertations from 1985

The effects of selected impurities on the electrocrystallization of zinc, Laura Webber Blaser

Chalcogen elements in aerosols: a study of the behavior of TE, SE and S in air, Kuen-Yuan Chiou

On the mechanism of the vacuum deposition of selected poly-para-xylylenes, Maciej Gazicki

A study of structure and dynamics of surfactant system: hexadecyltriethylammonium bromide-water-pentanol-decane, Marja-Riitta Hakala

Lyotropic liquid crystals and foam stability, Paul Ming-San Liang

Interaction of a glyceridacid with lipids of the stratum corneum, David Wade Osborne

Studies of the reaction between diazoacetylglycine methyl ester and Cu (II) and the inhibition of the enzyme, porcine pepsin, Barbara Ruth Patterson

Dissertations from 1983

The interactions of amphiphiles with solvent molecules and small metal ions, Tony D. Flaim

Dissertations from 1982

Design and performance of a gamma-ray diffractometer at 0.12A, Randall Warren Alkire

Powder neutron diffraction studies of Y₆Mn₂₃D₂₃, Er₆Mn₂₃D₂₃, and LaNi₄.₅Al₀.₅D₄.₅ / by Cyrus Edgar Crowder, Cyrus E. Crowder

Isotope separation by foam fractionation, William Shuman Hitchcock

On the thermal decomposition kinetics of arsenic (V) fluoride and iodine doped polyacetylene in vacuum, Jan-Erik Osterholm

Cell wall biosynthesis in Aureobasidium pullulans, David R. Quigley

Dissertations from 1981

Solubilities in multicomponent systems of nonspecific interactions, William Eugene Acree

Molecular interactions in amphiphilic association structures, Beverly Bendiksen

A study of noble gases in terrestrial and extraterrestrial nickel-irons, R. G. Downing

A study of the products, kinetics, and mechanism of the cerium (IV) oxidation of N-benzyliminodiacetic acid in acidic perchlorate and acidic sulfate media, Marilyn Eileen Moehlenkamp

Neutron activation analysis of nuclides from stellar and man-induced nuclear reactions, Lawrence Lee Oliver

Dissertations from 1980

Kinetics and mechanism of the cerium(IV) oxidation of α- hydroxycycloalkanecarboxylic acids and cyclic alcohols in acidic perchlorate media, Jeff Taylor Fenton

Dissertations from 1979

I. Extracellular metabolites from coprinus macrorhizus microsporus. Isolation and characterization of hydroxylagopodin B. II. The cell wall composition and structure of coprinus macrorhizus microsporus, Carey Bernard Bottom

Magnetic structures of the R₆T₂₃ compounds of rare earth-transition metal intermetallics, V. Kay Hardman

The chitin synthetase enzyme of Schizophyllum commune "wild-type" and the mutant "streak", Gary Clifford Magruder

Dissertations from 1978

The hydrogenation of ethylene over lanthanum transition metal perovskites, Dennis Ray Anderson

Iodine-129 in thyroids and tellurium isotopes in meteorites by neutron activation analysis, Robert V. Ballad

4,5-dimethoxybenzyne and 4,5-methylenedioxybenzyne, Charles Fisher Cooper

A study of the iron (II) halide and pseudohalide complexes of pyridine, Billy Frank Little

Dissertations from 1977

Thermochemical investigations of nearly ideal binary solvents, Thomas E. Burchfield

Coordination chemistry studies of pyridoxal and sparteine, James T. Wrobleski

Dissertations from 1976

Substituent effects and variable hybridization, W. Daniel Edwards

Kinetic and mechanistic investigation of the cerium (IV) oxidation of bezilic acids, Abdulkadir Sezai Sarac

Dissertations from 1975


The noble gas record of terrestrial and meteoritic samples, Edward W. Hennecke

Dissertations from 1974


A study of the kinetic and thermodynamic properties of carbon acids in methanol, Dennis L. Filger


The chemical and electrochemical oxidative decarboxylation of methyliminodiacetic acid in acid media, Rita Kathleen Hessley


Metal salt catalyzed carbenoids II, Robert Stephen McDaniel Jr.


Base-induced reactions of p-Nitrobenzyl compounds, Paul Henry Ruehle


Kinetic and thermodynamic acidities of selected weakly acidic hydrocarbons, Darrell R. Strait

Dissertations from 1973


The atomic absorption determination of ultra-trace tellurium in rocks utilizing high sensitivity sampling systems, Richard D. Beaty


A study of the pulse-height response of silicon surface-barrier detectors to high-energy heavy ions, Gregory Dan Smith


Approaches to the synthesis of azabullvalene, Thomas Rudolph Steinheimer


Anionic polymerization of a series of 5-membered cyclocarbosiloxanes, Balaraman Suryanarayanan


Scavenging of atmospheric particles by water drops, Ming-shian Wu

Dissertations from 1972


The utilization of high sensitivity noble gas mass spectrometry in the detection of iodine-129 and plutonium-244, Mervet S. Boulos


Condensation and sublimation of carbon dioxide and water molecules at cryogenic temperatures, Victor Cazcarra


Substituent effects on the magnetic resonance spectra of 1, 4-disubstituted benzenes, Holger Er-Chah Chen


Selected first row transition metal coordination compounds of 2-(N-Aminomethyl)-3-Quinuclidinone chelates, Richard Cecil Dickinson

Dissertations from 1971


Synthesis, X-ray characterization, structural and magnetic studies of a new class of iso-structural BiMO₃ compounds, Joseph Donato Bucci


Some metal complexes of dihydroxycyclobutenedione, Stewart Michael Condren


Metal salt catalyzed carbenoids, Billy W. Peace


Noble gases anomalies in terrestrial ores and meteorites, B. Srinivasan


The thermal accommodation coefficients of helium, neon, and argon on surfaces, Gerald Lee Zweerink

Dissertations from 1970


The electrochemical behavior of the lead-thallium system in acidic sulfate solutions, Pedro Juan Aragon


Substitution and photolytic rearrangements in three-member ring compounds, Joseph Terril Bohanon


The electrochemical oxidation of 1-pentyne on platinum and gold, Michael Jensen Danielson


Thermochemical hydrogen-deuterium isotope effects, Wayne C. Duer


The reaction of N-sulfinylamines with diazoalkanes, Harry R. Musser


A fundamental investigation of the gas phase polymerization of styrene and vinyl type monomers in a low power inductively coupled 4 MHz RF plasma, L. F. Thompson


Identification of decomposition products of tropyl azide and interaction of tropylium ion with nucleophiles, James Joseph Ward

Dissertations from 1969


Noble gases: a record of the early solar system, E. C. Alexander

Dissertations from 1968


Deuterium isotope effects on the solvolysis rates of cyclopentyl brosylates and tosylates, Jimmie D. Christen


A study of succinic dehydrogenase, indole acetic acid oxidase, nitrate reductase and cytochrome c reductase in Hygrophorus Conicus, Jagdish M. Mehta

Dissertations from 1967


Study of resonance effects in allenic and related systems, Robert Andrew Steinkamp

Dissertations from 1937


Pyrochemical changes in Missouri halloysite, Frank Joseph Zvanut