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    • Occupational exposure to woodsmoke and associated changes in lung function and biomarkers of oxidative stress among wildland firefighters 

      Adetona, Olorunfemi Tosin (uga, 2011-08)
      Objectives: To: (1) characterize exposure of wildland firefighters to particulate matter with aerodynamic diameter less than 2.5 microns (PM2.5) and Carbon Monoxide (CO) in woodsmoke; (2) assess the utility of the relationship ...
    • Occupational exposures during routine activities in coal-fueled power plants 

      Bird, Mona Jill (uga, 2002-08)
      Literature on occupational exposures in coal-fueled power plants is limited. The study evaluated respirable dust, inorganic arsenic, noise, asbestos, and heat stress. Each facility surveyed was divided into five similar ...
    • Occurrence of apoptosis in lymphoid tissues from chickens acutely infected with strains of Newcastle disease of varying virulence 

      Harrison, Laura (uga, 2009-05)
      Newcastle Disease Virus (NDV) poses many threats to the poultry industry. Virulence of different strains varies widely and creates a wide range of disease manifestations. Low virulence strains often circulate with minimal ...
    • Occurrence of surface runoff from Georgia Piedmont planted and mature forests 

      Schneier, Joan Victoria (uga, 2006-05)
      This study evaluated overland flow exiting two clearcut, bedded, and planted areas plus an uncut reference area. Runoff cups were established at 30 m intervals along the boundary of streamside management zones (SMZs). ...
    • Oconee Hill Cemetery 

      Abbott, Judson Sheppard (uga, 2012-08)
      Oconee Hill Cemetery is an important historic landscape in the city of Athens, Georgia. However, management issues during the past decades have decreased its relevance to the local community. This thesis seeks to discover ...
    • Octopamine signaling for feeding regulation in Drosophila larvae 

      Zhang, Ting (uga, 2012-05)
      As a basic instinct in living organisms, feeding behavior is essential across evolution and species. The ability to be attracted to palatable food enables animals to gain energy efficiently. Using Drosophila melanogaster ...
    • Of methods and madness: 

      Fialka, Andrew William (uga, 2018-05)
      In recent years, the American experience in Iraq and Afghanistan has encouraged military historians to revisit the American Civil War. It too was a war of occupation, insurgency, and counterinsurgency, and for every ...
    • Of monkeys and men 

      Remillard, Caren Michelle (uga, 2014-05)
      Brazil and Costa Rica, two of the most biologically diverse countries in the world, are facing unique environmental, social, and economic pressures influencing the conservation of habitats supporting a variety of species. ...
    • Of self and nature 

      Paparone, Rachel Anne (uga, 2013-08)
      This dissertation examines the use of environmental imagery in three novels by contemporary French author Jean-Christophe Rufin: Rouge Brésil (2001), Globalia (2004), and Le Parfum d’Adam (2007). Using literary techniques ...
    • Off the clock and off the hook? 

      Kennedy, Colby Leigh (uga, 2014-05)
      Management research has focused increasing attention on employee deviance and its potential harm on the organization and its members. Until recently, however, this research has ignored how employee deviance outside of work ...
    • Officers as mentors within the National Guard context 

      Tait, Catherine Mae (uga, 2004-05)
      Informal learning opportunities are one way that organizations approach the process of developing their most valuable asset: people. Mentoring rising leaders to assume greater organizational positions of responsibility and ...
    • Old buildings and the new wilderness 

      Gathers, Kerry (uga, 2011-05)
      This thesis examines the projects of wilderness conservation and historic preservation as they interact to shape the landscape of Cumberland Island National Seashore on the Georgia coast. The National Park Service is ...
    • Old verities 

      Henson, Trudy charlene (uga, 2002-05)
      The following is a collection of fiction focusing on the human experience in an imperfect world, and the struggle that ensues between body and soul.
    • Older adult substance use 

      Purser, Gregory Larking (uga, 2018-05)
      Substance use rates and treatment need are increasing at a dramatic rate in the older adult population, due to new cohorts using substances longer in life and at higher rates than past cohorts, as well as a doubling in ...
    • Older adults and New Orleans 

      Starling, Doneshia Patrice (uga, 2012-05)
      Did place attachment have an impact on the mobility decisions of older adults post-Hurricane Katrina? This exploratory study used data from the American Community Survey (ACS) to examine why older adults chose either to ...
    • Older adults' experiences with computer technology 

      Schlag, Paul Alan (uga, 2007-05)
      This study examines older adultsÕ experiences with computer technology. It is proposed that computer use may help older adults age successfully with regards to subjective well-being, EriksonÕs stages of generativity and ...
    • Older Taiwanese women 

      Chen, Li-Kuang (uga, 2007-08)
      A dramatically aging population is a worldwide challenge in the 21st century. To age successfully is an objective for individuals and societies as a whole. The main studies of successful aging have largely missed the voices ...
    • Olive oil-based structured lipids containing palmitic, omega-3 and -6 fatty acids for potential application in infant formula 

      Li, Ruoyu (uga, 2014-12)
      In this study, refined olive oil was enriched with palmitic acid (PA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) as well as gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) by lipase-catalyzed reaction using Novozym 435 or Lipozyme TL IM. The resultant ...
    • Omani undergraduate student reactions to collaborative knowledge building 

      Porcaro, David Scott (uga, 2011-05)
      While collaborative problem-solving has been suggested as a solution for linking classroom learning with workforce skills, it is still not entirely clear how personal, institutional and national factors work together to ...
    • On (0,2)-graphs and semibiplanes 

      Muskovin, Jennifer Anne (uga, 2009-05)
      A semibiplane is a connected point-block incidence structure such that any two points are in either 0 or 2 common blocks and any two blocks have either 0 or 2 common neighbors. A (0,2)-graph is a connected graph such that ...