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Conjugates of the Standard Representation of S3 in 3x3 matrices
This is a list of the 28 conjugates of the standard representation of S3 in 3x3 matrices.
Cosmic Dust Aggregation with Stochastic Charging
(Astrophysical Journal, 2013-10-04)
The coagulation of cosmic dust grains is a fundamental process which takes place in astrophysical environments, such as presolar nebulae and circumstellar and protoplanetary disks. Cosmic dust grains can become charged ...
Laying-on of hands in Luke and Acts : theology, ritual, and interpretation.
The purpose of this dissertation is to understand the ritual practice of laying-on of hands in the Lukan corpus. To achieve a plausible interpretation, the ritual action is investigated from two distinct but complementary ...
Mixed-methods study of the impact of a computational thinking course on student attitudes about technology and computation.
The following dissertation reports on a mixed-methods, convergent parallel design research study of the impact of a computational thinking curriculum on attitudes towards computation and the use of technology. This study ...
This series of short stories explores the relevant issues plaguing young adults. Each of the characters overcome obstacles during their freshman year of college, forming a common bond by the conclusion. I hope these stories ...
Redesigning the Recycle Discovery Room at the Mayborn Museum.
This project revolves around the redesign of the Recycle Discovery Room at the Mayborn Museum Complex. The room has been redesigned to expand the topic of recycling to include sustainability, thus the renaming of the room ...
The Interactions of Nicotine and Ethanol in the Brain: Can consuming alcohol cause nicotine cravings in people who have previously used both drugs together?
Alcohol and nicotine use are both highly prevalent in the United States. It is estimated that over 19% of the population over the age of 18 smokes cigarettes, while over 51% of people over the age of 18 are current, regular ...
Translation and Re-interpretation in the Anglo-Saxon Genesis: Poetic Catechesis for an Oral Culture
The Old English Genesis is a poetic paraphrase, in Anglo-Saxon oral-formulaic verse, of the first twenty-two chapters of the Biblical book, ending with the Sacrifice of Isaac. In this thesis I argue that the poem is ...
From Airwaves to Newsfeed: Populism and Emerging Media Technologies
As can be seen in Argentina, Cuba, and Venezuela, populists are often effective in capturing the hearts of the people of the Americas. Such leaders have shaped the histories of these countries in dynamic ways, continually ...
Reflections in Seneca's De Clementia
Seneca's fame arises from three different personas: he was the advisor to Nero, a brilliant rhetorician, and a Stoic philosopher. Seneca employs all three of these personas in his De Clementia, which is a treatise advising ...