Undergraduate Honours Theses at the Physics Department
89 results
2018
 Daniel Alhaj, "The Effect of Sample Porosity on the Reflectance of (Nb+In) Codoped Rutile", 2018.
 Bill Truong, "Nonuniform FuldeFerrellLarkinOvchinnikov States in OneDimensional Paramagnetically Limited Superconductors", 2018.
 Alicia Martin, "Monte Carlo Simulation of an Elekta Agility LinearAccelerator Treatment Head at 6MV", 2018.
 Zack Cronkwright, "Effects of Current Oscillations on the Production of Porous Silicon", 2018.
 Jeremy Dion, "Properties and Synthesis of Cu$_x$As$_2$Te$_3$", 2018.
 Roman Procyk, "Toward the Solution of the Density Classification Problem with MultiState Cellular Automata", 2018.
 Douglas Hicks, "Automation of the measurement taking process for transmission and reflectance of samples", 2018.
2017
 Alex Schnurr, "Small Angle Diffraction: Mapping Skeletal Muscle Actin Filaments", 2017.
 Paul Walker, "Current Oscillations in the Production of Porous Silicon Cutoff Filters", 2017.
 Ashley Mazurkiewitz, "An Xray Reflectivity Study of Organosilanes on Silicon Wafers", 2017.
 Derek Vaillancourt, "Evaluation of an Outward Parallel Plate Cell for Measurements of the Relative Permittivity between 12 Hz and 8 GHz", 2017.
 Jesse Lock, "Temperature Dependent Measurement of the Dielectric Function in the Microwave Frequency Range", 2017.
2016
 Jordan Fazio, "On Conserved Quantities for orbits in Schwarzschild Spacetime", 2016.
 David Wachmann, "Monte Carlo Simulation of Liquid and Amorphous Metals: A Theoretical Study on Three TwoBody Potential Energy Models", 2016.
 Zack Sutherland, "Resistivity Dependence on Indium Concentration in (In+Nb)doped Rutile", 2016.
2015
 Alex Ross, "On Conserved Quantities in the Schwarzschild Spacetime", 2015.
 Thomas Beniac, "Porous Silicon as an Optical Filter in the Infrared Range", 2015.
2014
 Vincent Pascuzzi, "Conserved Integrals of Central Force Motion", 2014.
 Gillian Thomas, "Photon Entanglement in Undergraduate Experiments", 2014.
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.
 Ivana Komljenovic, "Using ^{2}H NMR to Elucidate a Mechanism of Cell Lysis by Chlorhexidine", 2008.
 Stuart Bell, "Improving quality of ceramic SrRuO_{3} for posed laser deposition", 2008.
 Mike Potalivo, "Crystal Growth and Characterization of Cu_{x}TiSe_{2}", 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.
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.
 Andrae Blanchard, "U(1) Chiral Field Theory Coupled to Gravity", 2007.
 Patrick Reuvekamp, "Single Crystals and Epitaxial Thin Films of Sodium Cobalt Oxides", 2007.
 Andrew Davis, "LightDark FTIR Absorbance Difference Spectroscopy for the Study of Photosystem I", 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
 John Kamendy, "The effect of a flowinduces shear force on the molecular alignment in traditional bicelle mixtures characterized by ^{2}H NMR", 2002.
 Scott Oldewening, "Penetration depth of a magnetic field in granular superconductors", 2002.
 Rob Klassen, "Farinfrared measurements of the exchangeenhanced paramagnet YCo_{2}", 2002.
 Tyler Kerr, "Exact solutions of linear and nonlinear Maxwell field equations in two spatial dimensions", 2002.
 Allan Olley, "Investigation of statistical error and bias in pure quantum Monte Carlo simulations of Be", 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
 Timothy G. Taylor, "Ultrasonic study of the PT phase diagrams of the CsNiCl_{3} crystal", 1998.
 Graeme Wardlaw, "Optical properties of MBe_{13} compounds (M=U, Yb, La) from the midinfrared to the UV", 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.
 Mylo Hildebrand, "Optical filtering and farinfrared reflectance measurements of SMTIO3", 1997.
 Robert Graham, "MonteCarlo study of the planar spin model on a Sierpinski gasket", 1997.
1996
 Melissa Castle, "Calculation of the oxygen isotope effect for highT_{c} cuprate superconductors based on the interlayer pair tunneling model", 1996.
 Thomas Kieliba, "Interfacing a polarizing type interferometer", 1996.
 Marko Scholze, "Reflectance measurements using a new farinfrared setup", 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
 Michael Aitken, "Computer simulation deviations from expected BCS behavior of the temperature dependence of the London penetration depth in swave superconductors", 1995.
 Stephanie Recker, "Specific heat of UNi_{2}Si_{2} (temperature range 80K290K)", 1995.
1994
 Bill Reid, "MonteCarlo study of 2d quasicrystals", 1994.
 Scott Goodchild, "Ultrasonic ranging in the undergraduate laboratory", 1994.
 A. Kaufmann, "Dimensionality of diffusion in lipidwater dispersions measured by pulsed field gradient NMR", 1994.
 Launy Paul and Pierre Russell, "Constructing a scanning tunneling microscope", 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.
