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    • Characterization of Organic Compounds in Hydraulic Fracturing Fluid 

      Luek, Jenna Lynn (2017)
      Over the past decade, hydraulic fracturing combined with horizontal drilling has become the dominant technique for extracting shale gas in the US, and is increasingly important globally. A complex mixture of chemicals is ...
    • The Uncertainty Principle in Harmonic Analysis and Bourgain's Theorem 

      Powell, Alexander M. (2003)
      We investigate the uncertainty principle in harmonic analysis and how it constrains the uniform localization properties of orthonormal bases. Our main result generalizes a theorem of Bourgain to construct orthonormal bases ...
    • Impact of Restoration Activity on Wetland Soil Properties and Functions 

      Palardy, Christopher Andrew (2018)
      Due to the essential nature of wetlands and their historic losses, wetland restoration has been a recent focus of conservation activity. The objective of this study was to compare selected physical soil properties and those ...
    • The Crown: Paradise Reclaimed 

      Basch, Rebecca (2018)
      The story of my life and the story of my art are intrinsically connected. Through a personally authored story, that I identified as possessing the universal framework of the monomyth (as identified by Joseph Campbell), I ...
    • A Well Within A Sinking Ship 

      Bryant, Hugh Condrey (2018)
      A Well Within A Sinking Ship is an exhibition of sculptures in The Art Gallery at the University of Maryland. It comprises four sculptural works exploring formal and structural possibilities within the context of destruction, ...