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Theses from 2024

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Using Modern Motivational Theories as a Design Framework for VR Gamification, Christopher Thomas Boardman

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Beyond Coming Out and Queer Tragedy : How Julie Ann Peters, Becky Albertalli, Adam Silvera, and Aiden Thomas Navigate Through the Spectrum of Queer Representation, Jacqueline Carey

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Circadian Rhythmicity of Mood : An Exploratory Study, Mara Ashley Cohen

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Feature Matching Methods Comparison with Limited Computing Power, Xu Du

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Trace and rare earth elements analysis of Oligocene and Miocene diamictites in the Cape Roberts Project, Ross Sea, Antarctica, Celina Flores Garza

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Playing With Every Sense of the Word : Lolita Through the Lens of Jacques Derrida, Noelle Marie Florio

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Exploring Instability in Dream-Based Narratives : A Comparative Analysis of “Vanilla Sky” and "Inception", Sara Glemaud

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Dynamic Genomic Evolution via Active LTR Transposable Elements in Maize, Taylor Isles

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Assessing the Feasibility of Seaweed Farm-Offshore Wind Co-Location in New Jersey, Brianna Delaney Reynolds

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Beyond Print : The Web of Egan’s Narrative Universe, Cassandra Sardo

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The Independence Polynomial of a Graph at −1, Phoebe Rose Zielonka

Theses from 2023

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The Full Degree Spanning Tree Problem, Sarah Acquaviva

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Studies of the Reaction of Rongalite with Epoxides, Anuj Aryal

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Dynamics of Inertial and Non-Inertial Particles in Geophysical Flows, Nishanta Baral

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Investigating the Roles of Active Site Residues K59, K119 and E168 in M. tuberculosis Indole-3-Glycerol Phosphate Synthase, Maryum M. Bhatti

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An Unfaithful Feminist : Neoliberal Feminism, Identity, and Postmodernism in Jenny Offill’s Dept. Of Speculation, Anne Bobis

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A Bioinformatics Approach for Evaluating Evolutionary Convergence of Gene Family Size in Hematophagous Insects, Mbemba Ceesay

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Professional, Personal, Societal : The Detrimental Effects of Identity Revolving around Career in Kazuo Ishiguro’s Remains of the Day, Salvatore Cerchio

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Object Detection and Image Categorization by Transferring Commonsense Knowledge with Premises and Quantifiers, Irina Chernyavsky

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The Role of Presentation Media and Perspective on Direction Giving, Rebeca Costa do Nascimento

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Curriculum Connectivity in Montclair State University’s Undergraduate Mathematics Program, Ana G. Da Silva Jesus

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The Interconnected Roles of Residues N189, E168, And S220 in M. tuberculosis Indole-3-Glycerol Phosphate Synthase Catalysis, Erik Domlija

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Design of Block Copolymer with Tunable Hydrophobic/Hydrophilic/Fluorophilic Interactions, Tatiane de Fatima Dutra

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The Effects of Ketamine on Performance in the Progressive Ratio Task and Nucleus Accumbens 5-HT1B Receptor Expression in Wistar-Kyoto Rats, Andriy Fomin

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Exoskeleton Gait Training to Improve Walking Adaptability in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis, Alfonse Gaite

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Effects of Time, Temperature, and Cooking Vessel on Antioxidant Potential, PH, and Degrees Brix in the Processing of Black Garlic, Victoria Gargano

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Optimizing CRISPR/Cas9 Transfection Protocol to Generate a Tet-on Inducible Sk-Mel 24 Cell Lines to Better Study ICER, Abdulkader Hallak

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The Language of Mechanical Support in Children: Is It ‘Sticking’, ‘Hanging’, or Simply ‘On’?, Julia Marie Hauss

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Effects of Guest Interactions on Cownose Ray (Rhinoptera bonasus) Behavior in a Zoo Touch Tank, Lauren Hope

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Black Garlic Extract as an Antiviral for Herpes Simplex Virus-2 in Lung Cells, Jenna Rose Horowitz

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On the Way to Maturity, Mikhail Ilyin

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Antarctic Peninsula Ice Sheet Dynamics in the Pliocene from Sedimentological Interpretation of Ocean Drilling Program Site 1097, Ridley Joseph

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Adult Age, Moral Foundations, and Moral Stereotyping, Peter Khalatian

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A Functioning Code May Not Be a Secure Code : A Preliminary Study on the Students' Complacency with Secure Coding, Jeremiah Niiquaye Kotey

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The Antioxidant Content of Wong Lo Kat Tea, Valerie Kwong

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Neural Correlates of Sub-Clinical Grandiose Cluster B Personality Disorders, Adriana LaVarco

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Environmental Drivers of Stress in Red Pandas (Ailurus fulgens) : Behavior and Space Use Changes in Response to Redesigned Naturalistic Enclosures, Alexis Michelle Lawson

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Language Switch Costs in Urdu-English Bilinguals : A Behavioral Study, Ranjeeta Mahraj

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Barriers to Treatment for Socially Anxious Black American Students in Urban Public Schools, Grace Martin

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Racial Capitalism in Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad, Daniel Paul Marx

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Adult Women in the Wizarding World : Rowling’s Ideal Female in the Harry Potter Novels, Grace Ann McCarthy

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The Commercialization and Imposed Voices of Femininity in The Summer I Turned Pretty, Danielle McClelland

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The Identification of Rogue Access Points Using Channel State Information, Irene McGinniss

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Social Exclusion : How Inhibition and Excitation of the Dorsal Lateral Prefrontal Cortex (DLPFC) Influences Feelings of Social Exclusion, Anthony Minervini

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Heat Stress Effects on Culex pipiens Mosquitoes, Valeria Montoya

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Investigating the Effects of E219 Mutations in M. tuberculosis Indole-3-Glycerol Phosphate Synthase, Cinthya Moran

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The characterization of miniCoopR cell line clones for the expression of wild type form of ICER, Samantha Moscoso

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Investigating Spinal Cord Injury at Different Locations on the Spinal Cord Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging, Haley Nauman

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Quantifying Local and Regional Effects of Human Development on Centennial Barrier Island Evolution : Insights from Barnegat Inlet, New Jersey, Shane Nichols-O’Neill

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A Computational Study of the Copper-Catalyzed Trifluoromethylation of Boronic Acids, Kevin Nyhuis

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Trends in Nestling Body Size in a Declining Population of American Kestrels, Kristina M. Ollo

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Parameter Optimization for Excitable Cell Models, Amrit Parmar

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Privacy-Enhanced and Outsourced Power Usage Control in Smart Grids, Hemadri Patel

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Social Influence on Risky Decision Making, Kesha Patel

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The Effects of Traumatic Brain Injury on Empathy and Quality of Life, Nicholas James Pek

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Investigation of Microplastics in River Bottom Sediment along the Musconetcong River, Nicole Perkins

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Secondary Analysis of ChIP-SEQ Dataset and Genomic Interactions of ICER, Karem Rivera

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Wild Sea Cucumber Trade in Rural Madagascar : Consequences for Conservation and Human Welfare, Emily L. Rothamel

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The Role of Attentional Control and Social Influence in Risky Decision Making, Samantha Salernitano

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Potential of Increased Thermal Tolerance as a Response to Acute Heat Stress in a Disease-Transmitting Mosquito Species, Nicole Ashley Scanlon

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A Quantitative Analysis of Inner Speech Between Monolingual and Bilingual Speakers, Thomas Sears

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Trophic Assessment of the Invasive Hydrozoan Gonionemus vertens Using Stable Isotope Analysis : You are What You Eat, Diana Sisk-Gritz

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Future Time Orientation and Criminal Thinking Style, Danielle Squillaro

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Ecocriticism and the Young Adult Audience in Dry and The Islands at the End of the World, Nicole Marie Sysyn

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Sylvia Plath as a Confessionalist Writer : The Queen Bee, Alexandra Tangarife

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The Ghost of the Neo-Slave Narrative : Jesmyn Ward’s Sing, Unburied, Sing and the Evolution of the Black Gothic, Kabria Wimbush

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How Race and Gender Moderate the Effect of Facial Trait Inferences on Leadership Perception, Calista Wong

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Accent Discrimination Across Different Language Families, Jee Mei Yeoh

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The Construction of a Static Source Code Scanner Focused on SQL Injection Vulnerabilties in Java, Carla Zurita Rubin de Celis

Theses from 2022

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The Effects and Costs of Changes in River Flooding in New Jersey, Yousef Alagrabawi

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Modeling the Dynamics of Excitable Cells, Asja Alić

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Examination of Changes in Gene Family Size in Carnivorous Plants Through Genomic Analysis, Moonia Ammari

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Strict Prime-Intersective Polynomials for a Fixed Prime Number, Rob Rexler Baello

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Embedded Memories & Community Imprints : The Scars that Live Within Us, Marisa F. Ballaro

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Determining the Feasibility of a Sponge City Design on Montclair State University Campus, Megan Elizabeth Barron

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Effect of Soil Conditions on Invasive Purple Loosestrife Compared to Native Species, Madeline Ruth Baum

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The Framing of Black and White Masculinities in Toni Morrison’s Beloved, Felesha Beckford

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The Impact of Social Controls and Vaccination on the Spread of COVID-19 in New Jersey, Ariel J. Bonneau

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Assessment of the Asexual Reproductive Strategies of the Invasive Clinging Jellyfish Gonionemus vertens, Valin Jarred Booker

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Role of E168D in M. tuberculosis IGPS Catalysis, Hedda Booter

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Socioeconomic Status, Gender, and Diet, Alexander Dean Bracken

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Testing the Effectiveness of Data- and Narrative-Based Messages in Mitigating Racial Bias in Size and Threat Judgments, Alexandra Brosseau

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Layered : A Film that Investigates Dance, Installation and Location, Andrea Burr

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Development and Validation of the Muslim Identity Socialization Scale (MISS), Mamona Butt

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The Privacy Leakage of IP Camera Systems, Lee R. Castro

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Targeting Prosthetic Joint Infections Using Modified EGCG Derivatives with Antibiotics, Kavneet Chahil

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Assessing Potential of Dual Use Solar Development in New Jersey Preserved Farmlands, Gary Ryan Chapman

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Gaging Downstream Transport of Cyanobacteria in the Raritan River Basin, Kyle R. Clonan

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Development and On-Road Applications of a 1/10-Scale Autonomous Vehicle, Laura Cornejo Paulino

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Identifying Functional and Non-functional Software Requirements from User App Reviews and Requirements Artifacts, Dev Jayant Dave

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Viewpoints on Motherhood, Margot de La Barre

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New Black Carbon Isotopes from the Eastern Tethys and Earth System Modeling During the PETM, Maurizia De Palma

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Calcium Intake Among Parents and Caregivers of Children with a Milk Allergy or Intolerance : A Comparative Analysis, Ilana Dubrovsky-Razam

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“I’m not like that!” : Reframing Contemporary Ecopoetic Criticism and De-Metaphorizing the Nonhuman Animal, Alexandra Franke

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What Do You See When You Look At Me? : An Exploration of Identity, Personal Stories, Perceptions of Others and Looking Beyond the Surface, Lara Friedman-Kats

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The Women of Brewster Place : A Dream Deferred and Unactualized, Lauren Fuentes

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“Don’t Call Me a Crouton” : A Case Study on the Use of Humor in Organizational Relationships on Twitter and Facebook, Hannah Grinberg

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Secure Retrieval of Encrypted Similar Documents using Bloom Filters, German Guzman

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Muslim Young Adult Graphic Novels : Destabilizing Perceptions, Sidra Habal

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Into the Roach’s Mouth: Beyond the Postmodern Discourse on Silence in Clarice Lispector’s The Passion According to G.H., Eman Halimeh