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    • Assistive Technology: Conducting Closed-Captioning Research and Developing an Assistive Technology Grant Proposal 

      Harrell, Christopher C. (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-05)
      Research on the impact of CC has been limited largely to individuals with learning disabilities (Kirkland, Byrom, MacDougall, & Corcoran, 1995), hearing impairments (Yoon & Choi, 2010), individuals learning English as a ...
    • The associative learning capabilities of the parasitoid wasp, Nasonia vitripennis (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) 

      Oliai, Sarah E. (Northern Illinois University, 1998)
      A parasitoid that can learn cues associated with the host microenvironment should have an increased chance of future host location and thereby increase its reproductive success. This study examines associative learning in ...
    • At the Height of Consciousness: An Analytical Study of Herman Miller 

      Jirousek, Laura (Northern Illinois University, 1993)
      Herman Miller is one of the strongest, most well-known furniture manufacturers in the world today. Since its birth in 1923, the company's innovative management philosophies and programs have delighted employees and clients ...
    • ATP-sensitive K⁺ transport in rat pancreatic zymogen granule membranes and activation by protein kinase A. 

      Lindley, Kimberly A. (Northern Illinois University, 1996)
      Pancreatic secretory granules contain electrolyte transport pathways for Cl⁻ and K⁺ that may contribute to exocyto- tic membrane fusion or net fluid secretion following membrane fusion. Recently the granule K⁺ transport ...
    • Attitude change of college students toward older adults 

      Funk, Heidi L. (Northern Illinois University, 1999)
      Attitude change of approximately 200 undergraduate students' attitudes towards the elderly was assessed. To measure attitude change a modified version of the Kogan Attitudes Toward Old People Scale (1961) was administered ...
    • Attitudes Regarding the Attainment of Partnership Status at Public Accounting Firms 

      Hanecek, Edward (Northern Illinois University, 2007)
      The study helps understand the attitudes regarding the attainment of partner at public accounting firms. It attempts to create a better understanding of the motivations behind public accountants' decisions to attain, or ...
    • The Attitudes, Perceptions, and Outcomes of Students in a Professional Development Course 

      Francisco, Meghan (Northern Illinois University, 2006)
      Many retailing and apparel merchandising programs now offer their majors a professional development course. These courses are designed to help students develop their professional skills. Additionally, it provides assistance ...
    • Auditor on trial : a growing concern 

      Kohn, Barry E. (Northern Illinois University, 1986)
      "I believe this is a critical time in the history of the accounting profession in this country. A failure to come to grips with these problems will be the harbinger of a measure of regulation that can only stifle innovation, ...
    • Auditory-verbal therapy : a comprehensive approach for children who are hearing impaired 

      Husarik, Allison (Northern Illinois University, 1997)
      The focus of this project was auditory-verbal practice with children who are hearing impaired. Auditory-verbal practice is a comprehensive approach which teaches the child with a hearing impairment to make maximum use of ...
    • Auschwitz : fact and metaphor 

      Owen, Ben (Student of organizational management) (Northern Illinois University, 2008)
      The Holocaust was a horrific event that took the lives of millions of people. O fall of the concentration camps of the Holocaust, Auschwitz has come to stand out due to the number killed at Auschwitz in comparison to the ...
    • Authentication of Images 

      Shah, Dhwani A., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-12-05)
      Proposing a technique which embeds personal mobile phone numbers along with IMEI number inside the image using invisible watermarking technique.
    • Autism Moves: A Review of Motor Proficiency in Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder 

      Wheeler, Daniel L., 1994-- (Northern Illinois University, 2016)
      As the rate of obesity continues to plague the United States, the disease shows no restraint on its effects in the younger generation of adolescents diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). While diagnoses of ASD ...
    • Automated barrel cleaner 

      Gumino, Brian C., 1994-- (Northern Illinois University, 2016-12-02)
      Numerous industrial companies use 55 and 30 gallon barrels to hold, transport, and dispense liquids and chemicals. Due to this there are many businesses that will reuse their barrels. In order to reuse their barrels, they ...
    • Automated Brewing Process 

      Berger, Joshua (Northern Illinois University, 2013)
    • Automated shower/faucet control system 

      Wirtz, Adam (Northern Illinois University, 2006)
      The purpose of this project is to develop an automatically temperature and flow controlled faucet/shower system. The system should allow a user to pre-select a temperature for their comfort. The system should automatically ...
    • Automatic parallelization of sequential code : a simplified model 

      Prepejchal, David W. (Northern Illinois University, 1986)
      The recent emphasis on pushing forth in an attempt to create a fifth-generation supercomputer has put most of the effort into designing the hardware required by such a machine. The speeds of such devices, which are largely ...
    • Automatic Salve Cap Removal 

      Wicks, Collin A., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-08)
      A pharmaceutical company makes a product that requires them to extract medical grade salve from tubes so that it can be mixed with another salve. Currently, the company has workers manually twist off the caps and put the ...
    • Automobile's hydraulic system controlled by a programmable logic controller 

      Patlan, Alfonso (Northern Illinois University, 2003)
      The purpose of our design is to control the fluctuation of an automobile's hydraulic system using a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC). An Automation Direct PLC is programmed with DirectSoft 32 Relay Ladder Logic Stage ...
    • Autophagy in DNA-PKcs Knockout Glioblastoma Cancer Stem Cells 

      Diulus, Samantha C., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-05)
      Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is a deadly form of brain cancer, with an expected survival of only a few months after diagnosis without therapy. The current standard of care extends life expectancy by a couple of months due ...
    • Avian vocal and object combination development 

      Talley, Katherine E., 1992- (Northern Illinois University, 2015)
      In the past, research on animal language development has focused on primates. It has been recently examined that the avian species may show similar language development. A similar past study done by the same researcher ...