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Optical study on hexagonal boron nitride
This dissertation reveals the origins of deep-impurity and near band-edge optical transitions in h-BN, the temperature and layer number dependence of energy band gap of multiple-layer h-BN, and the temperature dependence ...
Sex-talk: Uncovering the rhetorical strategies of abstinence and comprehensive sex education campaigns in the United States
(Texas Tech University, 2007-05)
A rhetorical analysis of abstinence and comprehensive sex education campaigns utilizing William R. Brown's model, the Rhetoric of Social Intervention (RSI). RSI is applied to the Abstinence Clearinghouse (for abstinence) ...
Nanosecond pulse discharges in electronegative gases
Experiments have been conducted using C^Fn-Ar and SFg-N^ mixtures as f i l l i ng gases in a uniform-field spark gap subjected to highly overvolted nanosecond pulses. The electrode separation is 1 cm. U.V. radiation is ...
Effect of using a nursing-essential advanced organizer in a collaborative learning activity to learn pathophysiology
Pathophysiology, the study of disease, is a foundational subject within the curriculum of professional nursing programs. Nursing students in a pathophysiology course in 2008 reported difficulty discerning salient and ...
Mora county, New Mexico, and Tapetes de Lana: Weaving the tapestry of poverty and cultural preservation
Mora County, New Mexico, has rich natural beauty and a long history of economic success followed by failure. The future of the county is uncertain, but a nonprofit corporation, Tapetes de Lana, has been founded to revive ...
(Texas Tech University, 1967-08)
First Recital Sonata in C major, K. 296 -- Mozart Rumanian Folk Dances -- Bartok Suite in A minor, Op. 10 -- Sinding Second Recital Quartet No. 6 in G major, Op. 101 -- Shostakovich Concerto No. 3 in B ...
James Pinckney Henderson in Europe: The diplomacy of the Republic of Texas, 1837-1840
(Texas Tech University, 1976-12)
An investigation of factors influencing the bioavailability of silver nanoparticles within a terrestrial system
Due to the high reactivity and antibacterial properties of silver nanoparticles, they are increasingly being added to consumer products and appliances. With this increased use, however, there will be a resultant increase ...
Perceptions of the home-based counseling experience: Preparation and ethics
Home-based counselors experience demands, obstacles, and opportunities not present for office-based counselors. The literature reveals that many counselors do not feel adequately prepared to conduct therapy outside of the ...