Undergraduate Honours Theses at the Physics Department
71 results
2016
 David Wachmann, "Monte Carlo Simulation of Liquid and Amorphous Metals: A Theoretical Study on Three TwoBody Potential Energy Models", 2016.
2013
 Rick Southwick, "Single Crystal Raman Scattering", 2013.
 Warren De la Cruz, "Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy and Dielectric Characterization of Ba_{3}Zn_{1+y}Nb_{2}O_{9}", 2013.
 Brady Nooren, "AC Magnetic Susceptometer", 2013.
 Paul Kovacs, "A Study of Ferromagnetic Signals in SrTiO_{3} Nanoparticles", 2013.
 Darren Hicks, "Quasiparticle Excitations near Domain Walls in Chiral Pwave Superconductors", 2013.
 Tyler Meadows, "Conserved Quantities and Symetries in Central Force Potential", 2013.
2012
 Patrick McConnell, "Quantum Mechanics in the Undergraduate Laboratory", 2012.
 Nathan Eddy, "Conserved Quantities in the Kepler Problem", 2012.
 Nichole Dwyer, "Long Wave Pass Far IR Filters Using Macroporous Silicon", 2012.
2011
 Robert Milicevic, "CHX Interaction with Lipid Membrane", 2011.
 Kevin Caslin, "Synthesis and Properties of CuFe_{1x}Mg_{x}O_{2}", 2011.
 Susan Yee, "Ferromagnetism on the unpolished surfaces of single crystal metal oxide substrates", 2011.
 Michelle Przedborski, "Wolff Cluster Algorithm Monte Carlo study of the XYmodel on Menger Sponge", 2011.
 Joel McCartney, "Isotope Effect on Magnesium Diboride: A TwoBand Superconductor", 2011.
 Bradley Van Oosten, "Membrane Physics of Chlorhexidine and Simian Immunodeficiency Virus in DMPC: A Molecular Dynamic Study", 2011.
2010
 Michelle Przedborski, "Monte Carlo study of the classical XYmodel on Sierpinski pyramid with fractal dimension D=2", 2010.
2009
 Jory Korobanik, "Synthesis and Characterization of FeSe", 2009.
 Jason Manson, "Temperature Varied, MidInfrared Reflectance of Sb_{1.94}Cr_{0.06}Te_{3}", 2009.
2008
 Allison Piluso, "Growth and Characterization of Li_{0.9}Mo_{6}O_{17}", 2008.
 Andrew Henry, "Magnetic Properties of Pure and Reduced Strontium Titanate", 2008.
 Stuart Bell, "Improving quality of ceramic SrRuO_{3} for posed laser deposition", 2008.
 Ivana Komljenovic, "Using ^{2}H NMR to Elucidate a Mechanism of Cell Lysis by Chlorhexidine", 2008.
 John Mantha, "Design and Construction of a Pulse Programmer for Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Incorporating a Flexible Control Mechanism Over a Wide Range of Time Scales and an Interactive User Control of the Timing Parameters", 2008.
 Mike Potalivo, "Crystal Growth and Characterization of Cu_{x}TiSe_{2}", 2008.
2007
 Lee Rozema, "Room Temperature Optical Properties of Dilute Magnetic Semiconductors Sb_{1.97}V_{0.03}Te_{3} and Sb_{1.94}Cr_{0.06}Te_{3}", 2007.
 Andrew Davis, "LightDark FTIR Absorbance Difference Spectroscopy for the Study of Photosystem I", 2007.
 Andrae Blanchard, "U(1) Chiral Field Theory Coupled to Gravity", 2007.
 Patrick Reuvekamp, "Single Crystals and Epitaxial Thin Films of Sodium Cobalt Oxides", 2007.
2006
 Rachel Faust, "Characterization of SrRuO_{3} thin films grown by laser ablation above 400^{o}C", 2006.
 Panteha Razavi, "Growth of LiTi_{2}O_{4} Single crystal by Electrolysis Method", 2006.
 Andrew Stewart, "Investigation of Spherically Symmetric Solutions of Gravity Coupled to a U (1) Chiral Field", 2006.
2004
 Gary Fekete, "Structural and Magnetic Characterization of SrRu_{1x} Ti_{x}O_{3}.", 2004.
 Mike Chamberlain, "Using Dynamic Light Scathering to Size Lipid + Drug Aggregates in Solution", 2004.
2003
 Giles Holland, "Investigation of artifacts in recording and digital frequency analysis of ultrasonic rat calls", 2003.
2002
 Rob Klassen, "Farinfrared measurements of the exchangeenhanced paramagnet YCo_{2}", 2002.
 Allan Olley, "Investigation of statistical error and bias in pure quantum Monte Carlo simulations of Be", 2002.
 Tyler Kerr, "Exact solutions of linear and nonlinear Maxwell field equations in two spatial dimensions", 2002.
 Scott Oldewening, "Penetration depth of a magnetic field in granular superconductors", 2002.
 John Kamendy, "The effect of a flowinduces shear force on the molecular alignment in traditional bicelle mixtures characterized by ^{2}H NMR", 2002.
2001
 Michael Janzen, "Raman Scattering Program", 2001.
2000
 Bradley L. Holland, "A study of the phase transition in the planar spin model on square lattices using Monte Carlo simulations", 2000.
1999
 AnnaLiesa Lapinski, "^{2}H NMR characterization of the behaviour of DHPCD_{22} in traditional 'bicelle' mixtures", 1999.
 Aaron D. Slepkov, "Farinfrared polarized reflectance measurements of the vacancydoped perovskite Sm_{0.95}TiO_{3}", 1999.
1998
 Graeme Wardlaw, "Optical properties of MBe_{13} compounds (M=U, Yb, La) from the midinfrared to the UV", 1998.
 Timothy G. Taylor, "Ultrasonic study of the PT phase diagrams of the CsNiCl_{3} crystal", 1998.
 Claudio P. Sanniti, "Doping copper niobium oxygen CuNb_{1x}A_{x}O_{3}", 1998.
 Anne Armstrong, "Chain and plane model for the highT_{c} superconductor YBCO and the effect of disorder", 1998.
 Adan Brown, "Holographic notch filter multichannel Raman spectrometer for single crystal measurements", 1998.
 Henning Rust, "Characterization of DMPC/DHPC mixtures by 31P and 2H solidstate NMR", 1998.
1997
 Sarkis Yaghoubzadeh, "Czochralski's pulling and Verneuil's plasmatorch technique of crystal growth", 1997.
 Paul Comi, "Computer simulations of galactic collision and structure", 1997.
 Gordon Murdoch, "MonteCarlo study of frustrated XYmodel on a penrose lattice", 1997.
 Christopher Braun, "Reflectance measurements of amorphous Zr_{x}Ni_{100x} alloys using a new NIR/NIV/UV system", 1997.
 Robert Graham, "MonteCarlo study of the planar spin model on a Sierpinski gasket", 1997.
 Mylo Hildebrand, "Optical filtering and farinfrared reflectance measurements of SMTIO3", 1997.
1996
 Melissa Castle, "Calculation of the oxygen isotope effect for highT_{c} cuprate superconductors based on the interlayer pair tunneling model", 1996.
 Marko Scholze, "Reflectance measurements using a new farinfrared setup", 1996.
 Thomas Kieliba, "Interfacing a polarizing type interferometer", 1996.
 Curtis Bausmer, "Dependence of molecular order in model membranes on the position of the doublebond: a deuterium NMR study", 1996.
 Louise Pereira, "Topseeded solution growth", 1996.
1995
 Stephanie Recker, "Specific heat of UNi_{2}Si_{2} (temperature range 80K290K)", 1995.
 Michael Aitken, "Computer simulation deviations from expected BCS behavior of the temperature dependence of the London penetration depth in swave superconductors", 1995.
1994
 Bill Reid, "MonteCarlo study of 2d quasicrystals", 1994.
 Scott Goodchild, "Ultrasonic ranging in the undergraduate laboratory", 1994.
 Launy Paul and Pierre Russell, "Constructing a scanning tunneling microscope", 1994.
 A. Kaufmann, "Dimensionality of diffusion in lipidwater dispersions measured by pulsed field gradient NMR", 1994.
 Wolfgang Volz, "Thinfilm highTc superconductors", 1994.
1993
 Baldev Ahluwalia, "Measuring diffusion by pulsedfieldgradient NMR", 1993.
 Fulvio Boseglav, "MonteCarlo calculations of thermodynamic properties of fcc metals", 1993.
 Matthew Walsh, "Enhancements to the existing NMR data acquisition system", 1993.
