This community houses work produced by South Dakota State University graduate students. The collection includes both born digital ETDs, and digitized versions of printed theses and dissertations from 1883 to 2012.
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    ETDS from 2019

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    Effects of Commercial Feed Additives on the Gut Microbiota of Food Animals, Prakash Poudel

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    Menstrual Cycle and the Vascular Properties of Remote Preconditioning, Shelby Rachel

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    Validation of Candidate Loci for Maize Regrowability and Selection of Near Isogenic Lines for the Loci, Tajbir Raihan

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    Efficiency of Standardized ILEAL Digestible Lysine Utilization for Whole Body Protein Deposition in Pregnant Gilts and Sows during Early, Mid and Late Gestation, Christian Daniel Ramirez-Camba

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    Isolation and Identification of Potential Bioinoculants based on Phosphate Solubilizing and Plant Growth Promoting Benefits, Rachel Raths

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    Empirical Absolute Calibration Model for Multiple Pseudo-Invariant Calibration Sites, Bipin Raut

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    Flexure Properties of 3D Printed Nylon Carbon Fiber Composite and Stiffness of 3D Printed Modified Cuttlefish Bone Structure, Shashikanth Reddy

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    Wellness Policy Awareness Among School Leaders and the Impact on Written Policy Scores, Mariah Reil

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    Winter Snow Depth in Arctic Alaska Results in Complex Changes in Caribou Forage Quality, Jessica C. Richert

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    Our Stigmatized American Heroes: Examining How Veterans with PTSD Communicatively Manage Stigma, Rikki A. Roscoe

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    Stream Flow Analysis of the Big Sioux River Just South of Brookings, South Dakota, Samuel Ruppert

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    Development of Enhanced Weed Detection System with Adaptive Thresholding, K-Means and Support Vector Machine, Dheeman Saha

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    Variability of E. coli in Streambed Sediments and its Implication for Water Quality, Sadia Salam

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    Discovery and Characterization of Novel Substrate Selective Inhibitors of Human MRP1 (ABCC1), Angelina Sampson

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    Diagnosis and Rehabilitation of Multiple Hip Pathologies in a Division I Football Player: A Case Study, Kelsey E. Sanders

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    Alternative Treatment Options for Controlling Anthelmintic-Resistant Haemonchus contortus Populations in South Dakota Sheep Herds, Adam Sarah

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    Rigid Equilibriums of a Rotating String, Teddrick Schaffer

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    Evaluation of Flax Oil Supplementation on Performance of Growing Dairy Heifer Calves and Lactating Cows, Chelsea Rose Schossow

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    Modeling and Study of Thermal Effects on Battery Pack Using Phase Change Materials, Umang Selokar

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    Development and Evaluation of Vaccine Candidates for Senecavirus A, Bishwas Sharma

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    The Impacts of Land Use and Land Cover Change on Water Quality in the Big Sioux River: 2007-2016, Dinesh Shrestha

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    Classification of North Africa for Use as an Extended Pseudo Invariant Calibration Sites (Epics) for Radiometric Calibration and Stability Monitoring of Optical Satellite Sensors, Mahesh Shrestha

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    Effect of Mineral Ions on the Functional Properties of Starch Films, Aliza Sigdel

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    Development and Characterization of Wheat-Thinopyrum Junceiforme Chromosome Addition Lines, Dilkaran Singh

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    Assessing Listeria Risk during Different Stages of Ice Cream Manufacturing and Storage, Neha Singh