This collection includes theses and dissertations from the University of Louisville. It is not exhaustive since most paper theses and dissertations have not been digitized. Generally, paper copies of theses and dissertations published prior to 2014 can be accessed in the University of Louisville Libraries. If you would like to add your thesis or dissertation to this collection, please see: http://ir.library.louisville.edu/faq.html.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2020

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Identifying protective factors against overweight and obesity within the social environment of women with low incomes., Monica M. Adams

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An actor's process in bridging the gap between first-generation and multi-generational African-American identities., Mutiyat o. Ade-Salu

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Tobacco smoke exposures and fertility-related outcomes among females seeking fertility care, and the interaction with N-Acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2).., T'shura S. A. Ali

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The making of a person: the relationship of job crafting and leisure crafting on work engagement, occupational role salience, job performance and psychological well-being., Joshua D. Anna

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Preventable hospitalization among type 2 diabetes patients in Kentucky before and after medicaid expansion 2010-2017., Turky Jamil Arbaein

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A novel approach to HIV prevention: understanding multi-level influences on HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PREP) uptake and outreach among African Americans., Suur Debrah Ayangeakaa

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Development and validation of the measure of perceived safety in the college classroom: a mixed methods phenomenological research study., Jennifer Ballard-Kang

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Aboveground-belowground interactions: roles of soil biotic and abiotic factors on switchgrass's (panicum virgatum) growth, defense against herbivory and cell wall chemistry., Binod Basyal

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The effects of self-regulated strategy development instruction on argument writing skills of adolescents with mild disabilities., Stacy Crawford Bewley

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Risks of indirect trauma among direct support professionals who work with adults with intellectual/ developmental disabilities: Impact on organizational, staff and client outcomes., Daniel A. Boamah

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"It's personal": a case study analysis of the strategic management of resources in a historically black University athletic department., Brigitte M. Burpo

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Mechanistic insight of the role of NHERF1 in cisplatin-induced acute kidney injury., Adrienne M. Bushau-Sprinkle

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Formation, organization, and synaptic properties of circuits between thalamic reticular nucleus and dorsal lateral geniculate nucleus., Peter W. Campbell

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Methods for Mass Data Acquisition of Whiskey Webs., Adam D. Carrithers

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Short-term financial confidence as a predictor of academic achievement and six-year graduation success of first-year students., Shawna M. Clark

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Fandom from afar: identification, attachment, and consumption behaviors among United States based fans of English premier league soccer clubs., Adam R. Cocco

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The retinoblastoma protein mediates metabolic reprogramming in lung cancer., Lindsey R. Conroy

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Effects of Design Autonomy on the Flow Experience, Antonio F Coriano

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A machine learning approach for allocating route cost to customers for transportation and logistics services., Alison Davis

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Computational techniques in medical image analysis application for white blood cells classification., Omar Dekhil

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We've got the 'hots' for changing teacher misconceptions of learning styles: a mixed-methods approach., Allison Paige Fowler

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Invocation., Shae Taylor Goodlett

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Development of in vitro models to study the rapid extraintestinal dissemination of salmonella., Adarsh Gopinath

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GridHub: a grid-based, high-density material handling system., Gang Hao

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A king's royal scars., Xavier Mikal Harris

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Predictors of binge drinking among military veterans: a general strain theory approach., Emily Ann Hayden

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Mathematical characterization of a microfluidic ultrasound driven transfection device., Chris J. Holton

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Examining corporate blameworthiness in relation to federal organizational sentencing for probation and corporate monitors., Emily M. Homer

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Gender-differential effects of perceived discrimination on lawyers' job satisfaction: a general strain theory approach., Caroline Isabelle Jalain

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The cardiovascular effects of tobacco product-derived aldehydes: contribution of transient receptor potential ankyrin-1., Lexiao Jin

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White moves first: unearthing white privilege in the modern board game., Darrell A. Johnson

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Development of rationally designed live attenuated vaccines for Lassa fever and Venezuelan equine encephalitis., Dylan MacGregor Johnson

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Hirschman's voice, exit, and loyalty framework in the context of charter schools and secession: a discourse analysis of Indiana newspaper editorial items, 1990 to 2014., GlyptusAnn Grider Jones

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Optimization and simulation models to improve access to organ transplantation in the United States., Fatemeh Karami

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Determination of selenite and selenate in wet flue gas desulfurization process water through IC-ICP-MS and HG-ICP-AES, Samuel Anthony Kelty

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Anxiety and how to control it: the functional role of the bed nucleus of the stria terminalis., Lindsay K. Knight

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Volatile organic compound exposure and cardiometabolic syndrome risk in a nationally representative cohort., Stacey Lane Konkle

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Promoting healthy aging: an investigation of the relationships among sport satisfaction, sport identity, and sport commitment in the well-being of older adults., Seonghun Lee

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Dual role of antimicrobial peptide cathelicidin in alcohol-associated liver disease., Fengyuan Li

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Sulforaphane protects against ethanol-induced apoptosis and teratogenesis through epigenetic modulation of anti-apoptotic genes., Yihong Li

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Tobacco product-derived aldehydes: effects on circulating angiogenic cells & implications for cardiovascular disease., Jordan B. Lynch

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Computational modeling of photolysis and catalysis reactions in vitamin b12-dependent enzymes., Abdullah Al Mamun

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Role of plant volatile organic compounds (VOCS) in seed priming and plant-herbivore interactions., Abhinav Kumar Maurya

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Exosomes from embryonic stem cells as a prophylactic vaccine against lung cancer., Shuhan Meng

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The emerging oral pathogen, filifactor alocis, disrupts neutrophil functions to enhance survival and dysregulate inflammation., Irina Miralda Molina

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Influences of material extrusion additive manufacturing (MEAM) parameters and additives on polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) properties., Niknam Momenzadeh

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Coparenting and school success: perspectives of fathers., Shannon M. Mount

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Contemporary francophone west African social movements in the rise of neo pan-africanism: a case study of y en a marre in Senegal., Cheikh Ahmadou Bamba Ndiaye

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Susceptibility assessment of bank and floodplain erosion in stream restoration using a two-dimensional hydrodynamic., Fereshteh Noorbakhsh

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Determining the efficacy of additive manufacturing for the aerospace spare parts supply chain, Kyle O'Brien

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Modulation of host innate immune cells by Yersinia pestis to create a permissive environment for replication., Amanda Rose Pulsifer

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Converting threats into opportunities predicting medical error reporting behavior., Whitney Thomas Rogers

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Addition of Fermentation Experiment to Unit Operations Laboratory, Jeremy T. Rone

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Good grief: an analysis of the character development of Tonya in August Wilson’s King Hedley II through the lens of “the five stages of grief”., Kala Ross

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American nocturne., Zahid Saeed

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Impact of magnetocaloric material properties on performance of a magnetocaloric heat pump., Michael G. Schroeder

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Novel Bayesian methodology for the analysis of single-cell RNA sequencing data., Michael Sekula

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The role of inter-enlargement propriospinal neurons in locomotion following spinal cord injury., Courtney Therese Shepard

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Transient display of chimeric proteins on biological surfaces as an effective strategy for modulations of innate and adaptive immune responses., Pradeep Shrestha

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Functional nanomaterials by combining aminooxy chemistry and iodine activation at momolayer protected clusters., Tirtha Raj Sibakoti

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Materials-processing relationships for metal fused filament fabrication of Ti-6Al-4V alloy., Paramjot Singh

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Hotel De Vagabundos: reviewing African American theatre journey., Manuel Francisco Viveros

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Oral health-related quality of life in US adults with type 2 diabetes., Giang Truong Vu

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The long journey down market street: an oral history based biography of Mary Craik., Denise Vulhop Watkins

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LabVIEW Improvements and Equipment Redesign of Unit Operations Distillation Column, Madalyn S Wead

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Black middle-class neighborhoods in Louisville through multiple lenses., Jamar M. Wheeler

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Evaluation of tracing techniques in the rat spinal cord using a custom MATLAB application., Rachel M. Zalla

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Joint location and inventory models and algorithms for deployment of hybrid electric vehicle charging stations., Jie Zhang

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Microrobots for wafer scale microfactory: design fabrication integration and control., Ruoshi Zhang

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The role of Slc7a11 in controlling extracellular and intracellular redox environments of lung fibroblasts - potential targets for intervention in aging and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis., Yuxuan Zheng

Theses/Dissertations from 2019

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Plasma oxidation of liquid precursors for complex metal oxides., Babajide Patrick Ajayi

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A distinct pattern of sterile inflammation induced by zinc oxide nanowires., Ruqaih Salem Alghsham

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Use of anodic stripping voltammetry to study the size-selective electrophoretic deposition and aggregation-dependent oxidation of metal nanoparticles., Stacy L. Allen

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2D materials based heterostructures : a lithography free method., Adel Alruqi

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An explainable recommender system based on semantically-aware matrix factorization., Mohammed Sanad Alshammari

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Religious coping measurement in the context of long-term care., Nathaniel David Andrew

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Pedagogies of possibility : a study reconceptualizing the teacher's role in a reggio-inspired urban preschool classroom., Christina Louise Angleton

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Receptive fields optimization in deep learning for enhanced interpretability, diversity, and resource efficiency., Babajide Odunitan Ayinde

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Send nudes : art on social anxiety and human connection in an internet driven society., Lauren A Bader

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Characterization of a more clinically relevant human leukemia xenograft model to examine perturbation of MET/SAM metabolism as a novel therapeutic paradigm for MLL-R leukemia in vivo., Aditya Barve

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Do LGBTQ-identified, postsecondary writing instructors come out in their classrooms?, Michael Baumann

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Exploratory learning activities in the physics classroom: contrasting cases versus a rich dataset., Campbell Rightmyer Bego

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School entry age and school readiness., Robin Berry

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Urban (un)planning and social vulnerability in the context of rapid urbanization and data constraints: a quantitative study of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania., Sheliza Bhanjee

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Understanding worry and mindfulness through psycholinguistics., Elena Maria Clara Geronimi Bortoleto

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Clustering heterogeneous autism spectrum disorder data., Mariem Boujelbene

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The tournament and chivalry as represented by Chrétien de Troyes, Marie de France, and Geoffrey Chaucer., Hailey Michelle Brangers

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The relationship between employee engagement and work performance for individuals working in active asset management: examining the moderate effect of age, gender, and job function., Elizabeth Aubrey Brenner

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(un)bound : disrupting notions., Reid Broadstreet

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Fluid flow analysis of diluted evaporating American whiskey droplets., Martin J. Brown VI

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Teacher perception of administrative support for the implementation of a teacher evaluation system., Natalie Redman Brown

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"A trained and trustful soul" : life and literature of a black Louisville artist in minstrel America., Emma Christine Bryan

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Thinging : powerful objects., Tammy M. Burke

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Maximizing space utilization in unit-load warehouses., Luis Felipe Cardona Olarte

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A study of big field multivariate cryptography., Ryann Cartor

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Addressing the problem of sterile drug injecting supply acquisition for people who inject drugs., Barbra Ann Cave

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Numerical investigation of coalescence-induced self-propelled behavior of droplets on non-wetting surfaces and wedged surfaces., Yan Chen

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Optical direct detection of thermal vibrations of ultralow stiffness micro-nano structures., Sri Sukanta Chowdhury

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Algebraic properties of neural codes., Katie C. Christensen

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Amalgam., Tim Clay