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    • Additively Manufactured Tensegrity Assisted Inflatable Structures (AMTAIS) 

      Johnston, William (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Inflation with customization: this research introduces a novel manufacturing process to produce inflatables with tailorable properties. Additive manufacturing—especially Fused Deposition Modeling—allows for rapid ...
    • Aerobic exercise sustains performance of instrumental activities of daily living in early-stage Alzheimer's 

      Giles, Abdul-Mannaan (Wichita State University, 2018-04-06)
      Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a debilitating neurodegenerative ailment that causes brain atrophy and memory loss. Individuals with AD experience progressive loss of independence performing instrumental activities of daily ...
    • All aboard for healthy smiles 

      Bergkamp, Jaylyn; Camp, Kennedy; Koch, Sam; Zapata, Shadden (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Purpose: This educational program was to understand health disparities in Hispanic communities, specifically children and to provide education and access and care to this community. Methods: Search for oral health disparities ...
    • All as one 

      Cude, Kourtnee (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      All as One, Sing as One. All as One is a choral piece for SATB voices, cello, and piano, that I wrote and composed during the midst of the pandemic. These words have meant so much to me as I dreamed about getting back ...
    • An exploration of the link between masochism and crime in a post-incarceration sample 

      Piros, Hannah; Bouman, Amy; Clark, Brendan (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      This study explores the relationship between masochism, narcissism, and violent criminal justice involvement. Understanding the association between these variables could aid in the treatment of criminal justice populations ...
    • An initial study on the line orientation patterns of a 3D printed specimen and its resistance to stress placed onto a specimen 

      Lopez-Correa, Ricardo; Smith, Nicholas (Wichita State University, 2021)
      The purpose of this project is to determine the best line orientation pattern and material for a printed three-dimensional specimen to reduce the stress being applied. Investigations have been carried out by graduate ...
    • Application of tetrazolium chloride for determining viability of L. cuneata seed 

      Harris, Carson (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Lespedeza cuneata is an introduced species to tall-grass prairies of the Midwest region that classifies as invasive due to the harmful effects it creates to native prairies. When a plant invades a habitat it reduces the ...
    • Artificial neural network model to predict the future trajectory of anatomical motion during cancer treatment 

      Meier, Kylie (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Organ motion is a major challenge in the radiation treatment of lung and abdominal cancers, which, if unaccounted for, may lead to the underdosing of cancer cells or overdosing of normal tissue, potentially causing ...
    • Ascension in flight testing capabilities 

      Sterzing, Alex (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      In conducting research, an effort is made for the most accurate experimental results. For years, enclosed-cockpit flight simulators have been the best way to provide an authentic flight simulation. Now that Virtual Reality ...
    • Assessment of upper-limb task and joint-based exoskeletons for rehabilitation 

      Rincon, Clarissa; Delgado, Pablo (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Exoskeletons and other robotics devices have been used as a common practice to assist and automate rehabilitation exercises. As new exoskeleton designs arise, so does the requirement to assess these devices to ensure ...
    • Availability of information about sexual assault medical forensic exams depends on state 

      Lowrey, kristy; Goodman-Williams, Rachael (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Options for sexual assault medical forensic exams (SAMFE) following a sexual assault are unique to each state and clear information about those options can be difficult to find. This research project examined a random ...
    • Bringing sloyd into the American English Language Arts classroom: Explanations and possibilities 

      Rust, Lauren (Wichita State University, 2019-05)
      This research focuses on the history, principles, and methods of sloyd, a handicraft education system used predominantly in the Nordic countries. Through my study abroad in Finland in 2018, I had first-hand experience ...
    • Bystander intervention and technology-facilitated sexual violence: A qualitative analysis of college students on Facebook 

      Munzinger-DeFrain, Ava; Johnston, Breanna (Wichita State University, 2021-04-09)
      Sexual violence is a prevalent issue in college populations, which extends to their online communities. Behaviors that use technology to enable sexual violence are referred to as technology-facilitated sexual violence, or ...
    • Chesh Kafo: Constructing a language 

      Green, Joshua (Wichita State University, 2018-04-06)
      Constructing a language from a prompt: When constructing a language for a film or book, it is essential to begin with a concept which we can build upon. Here, Dr. Mythili Menon provided a short science fiction prompt. From ...
    • Comparative analysis of commercial and military jet engines in the last 50 years 

      Cupertino, Pedro; Raza, A.V.M. (Wichita State University, 2021)
      Books and documents explain the operation and characteristics of jet engines without showing how they have evolved over the past 50 years. For each decade, there are also differences between the jet engines produced ...
    • Concussion testing app: Sway construct validity 

      Carter, Victoria; Britton, Robert J.; VanRavenhorst-Bell, Heidi A. (Wichita State University, 2021)
      Fast and reliable concussion testing is critical for those that are injured. The digital app Sway could give medical professionals and sports officials more accessible means of quick concussion testing. Sway is an app that ...
    • COVID-19 Controversy: An investigation of vaccination rates in Sedgwick county, Kansas 

      Sims, Hallie; Dao, Mai (Wichita State University, 2022)
      The COVID-19 pandemic has undeniably challenged our healthcare system in terms of both prevention and treatment. There have been different response programs to battle the pandemic and protect citizens’ health, among which ...
    • Covid-19 drug design for dummies 

      Miller, Matthew J.; Stoner, Wayne (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      Scientific research is an essential part of modern society, but it often feels overly complex and hard to understand. Additionally, as the Covid-19 pandemic continues to rage on, there is a great need for society to be ...
    • Creep of ribbons in honeycomb 

      Coleman, Jonathan (Wichita State University, 2021-04-09)
      Honeycomb cores are a low-density man-made cellular material often used in the aerospace industry to make lightweight, stiff sandwich structures. Although core is manufactured in the form of flat sheets, the numerous walls ...
    • Dawn 

      Harris, Brain (Wichita State University, 2022-04-15)
      https://photos.app.goo.gl/keZxPfBNwrjNqVFM6 I have attached a video link to my composition "Dawn" performed by the Wichita State Concert Chorale, conducted by myself.