Completed Ph.D. Theses
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Shorebird Stopover and Migration Ecology in Response to Environmental Change at the Southwestern Coast of James Bay, Ontario, Canada
Environmental Structure, Morphology and Spatial Ecology of the Five-lined Skink (Plestiodon Fasciatus) at High Latitude Range Limits.
Biogeography of Carabidae (Coleptera) in the Boreal Forest
Forensic Epistemology: Studying the Crime Scene
Range dynamics of two closely related felids
Population Dynamics of Eastern Coyotes in Southeastern Ontario
Automated Separation and Preconcentration of Ultra-Trace Levels of Radionuclides in Complex Matrices by Online Ion Exchange Chromatography Coupled with Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
The cascading effects of risk in the wild: how snowshoe hares (Lepus americanus) respond to the threat of predation
Characterization of a Zn(II)2CyS6 transcription factor in Ustilago Maydis and its role in pathogenesis
Characterization of Synthetic and Natural Se8 and Related SenSm Compounds by Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry
An investigation of rare earth element pattern and an application of using Zn and Cd isotope ratios in oysters to identify contamination sources in an estuary in Southern China
Molecular Composition of Dissolved Organic Matter Controls Metal Speciation and Microbial Uptake
Poo Palam, Kosheela
Novel Aliphatic Amides from Vegetable Oils as Bio-Based Phase Change Materials
Icelandic Dust Entrainment, Emission & Deposition
Rooke, Anna C.
Contemporary Adaptive Shifts in the Physiology and Life History of Pumpkinseed (Lepomis Gibbosus) Introduced into a Warm Climate"
The Effect of Lethal and Sub-Lethal Nitrosative Stress on Heme- Protein Expression and Localization in Giardia Intestinalis
Assessing Actual and Perceived Risks to Drinking Water Sources: Comparative Case Studies in Small, Rural Communities
The Effects of Silver Nanoparticles on Lower Trophic Levels in Aquatic Ecosystems
Hybridization Dynamics Between Wolves and Coyotes in Central Ontario.
Hydroclimate and spatial controls on stream nutrients export from forested catchments.
The Effects of Nanoparticles on Lower Trophic Level Aquatic Organisms.
Modelling Occupancy and Abundance of Eastern Sand Darter (Ammocrpta pellucida) while Accounting for Imperfect Detection.
Benthic invertebrates of first order headwater streams on the Precambrian Shield, Ontario, Canada.
Understanding Historical and Contemporary Gene Flow Patterns of Ontario Black Bears: Towards Refining Management Strategies.
Methodology for the Assessment of the Impacts of Climate Change on the Land Degradation at Multiple Scales: Use of high resolution satellite iimagery, modelling, and ground measurements for the assessment in Ethiopia.
Effects of the Early Environment on Juvenile and Adult Phenotype in Sexually Sized Dimorphic Species.
A Novel Approach to Cintinuous Sampling and Measurement of Uranium Containing Particulate Matter.
Multi-metal stress and metal hyper-tolerance in the grass Deschampsia cespitosa (L.) Beauv.
Characterization of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles in Aqueous Media in Conjunction with Surfactants and Natural Organic Matters (NOM).
Viability Assessment of a Recently Reintroduced Elk (Cervus elaphus) Population in Ontario, Canada.
Seasonal Variation in Uranium Isotopic Ratios in Mining Impacted Lake Sediments.
The Use of Stable-Hydrogen Isotopes in Connectivity Studies: A Test of Assumptions & Application with Trace Element Analysis.
Avalancing on aeolian sand dunes: initiation, sediment redistribution and classification.
Drinking Water Treatment Using UV and UV/H202: An Analysis of Photochemical Properties and Efficacy of Treatment for Removal of Microcontaminants.
Genomic Analysis and Further Characterization of FV3: Insights into Iridovirdae Genomic Diversity and Ranavirus Pathogenesis.
The Social and Genetic Structure of Flying Squirrel Populations.
Spatial and Temporal Characteristics of Water Resources in South-Central BC: Implications for Indigenous Communities.
Characterization of Polar Organic Chemical Integrative Samplers for Analysis of Emerging Contaminants in the Aquatic Environment.
The Effects of Changing Land Use and Climate on the Hydrology and Carbon Budget of Lake Simcoe Watershed, Ontario, Canada.
Baulch, Helen M.
Nitrous Oxide Emmissions from Streams.
Cordero, Dario Acha
Sulfate-reducing Bacteria involvement in Mercury Methylation in Water Column and Floating Macrophytes Rhizosphere.
Incorporating Fire Severity into Estimates of Carbon Losses in Ontario's Boreal Forest.
Evolutionary origins, social structure, and hybridization of the Eastern Wolf (Canis lycaon).
Simmons, Denina Bobbie Dawn
Selenium Uptake in Chlorella Vulgaris: Bioconcentration, Speciation and Detoification.
Tozer, Douglas C.
Quality of Selection-logged and unlogged forests for Breeding Yellow-Bellied Sapsuckers.
Williamson, Thomas Mark Dowker
Ecological Energetics of the Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus).
Wolniewica, Marta Barbara
Sensitivity, Acidification and Recovery of Lakes in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Isotope fractionation of mercury during its biogeochemical transformations: volatilization and reduction.
Acha Cordero, Dario
Sulfate-reducing bacteria involvement in mercury methylation in water column and floating macrophytes rhizosphere.
Nitrous Oxide emissions from streams.
Phylogeography and conservation genetics of two endangered amphibians, Blanchard's Cricket Frog (Acris crepitans blanchardi) and the Puerto Rican Crested Toad (Peltophryne lemur).
Habitat polymorphism and genetic variation in Iberian populations of Pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus).
The dynamics and influence of temperature in stream ecosystems of the Great Lakes Basin, Ontario.
MHC genotypes and reproductive success in North Atlantic Right Whales (Eubalena glacialis).
Selenium uptake in Chlorella vulgaris: bioconcentration, speciation and detoxification.
Molecular genetics of the Racoon rabies virus.
Land use effects on the dynamics of dissolved organic matter and biological nutrient recycling in South-Central Ontario streams.
Adicification, sensitivity, and recovery of lakes in Nova Scotia, Canada.
Assessing Hg2+ Bioavailability to Bacteria in Aqueus Solution Employing Genetically Modified Escherichia coli.
Determination of selenium isotope ratios by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS) in environmental and biological samples.
Historic and anthropogenic influence on the gentic variation of Lake Trout (Salvelinus manaycush).
Historic levels of genetic diversity in the North Atlantic Right (Eubalaena glacialis) and Bowhead Whale (Balaena mysticetus).
Spatial Genetic Patterns of Artic Mammels: Peary Cariboun (Rangifer tarandus pearyi), Polar Bear (Ursus martimus), and Ringed Seal (Pusa [=Phoca] hispida).
Genetic Spatial Simulation Modelling of Raccoon Rabies.
Evaporation and Energy Balance Partitioning Characteristic of the Mer Bleue Bog Peatland.
Controls in dissolved organic carbon concentrations in surface waters assessed using INCA-C, the integrated catchments model for carbon.
The Eastern Canadian diatom index (IDEC): A Multivariate Approach for Assessing Stream Biological Integrity.
Factors affecting the occurrence and survival of semipalmated plover nest in the Hudson Bay lowlands.
Dispersal and population dynamics of Stomoxys calcitrans (Diptera: Muscidae) in south-central Ontario.
The Environmental Fate of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in the Great Lakes Basin.
Determination of the fisson products 90SR and135Cs/137Cs in environmental samples by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry.
Spatial ecology of brook trout (Salvelinus fontonalis) populations in habitating small, headwater tributaries on the Precambrian shield of south-central Ontario.
Determination of two short-lived radioisotopes (226Ra, 210Pb) by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS) in environmental matrices.
Pineda, Javier Bello
Participatory coral reef resources planning based on multi-criteria evaluation and geographic information systems spatial modelling techniques.
Yankovich, Tamara L.
Radionuclides and stable isotopes in a littoral-benthic foodweb in a small Canadian shield lake.
Espino, Luis Antonio Velez
Ecology and conservation biology of the Andean catfish Astroblepus ubidiai (Teleostei: Astroblepidae) in the highlands of Imbabura, Ecuador.
Stefanoni, Jose Luis Hernandez
A framework for evaluating the diversity status of trees, shrubs, and vines in a tropical forest in Mexico based on landscape pattern metrics and spatial modelling with GIS.
Belmont-Vidal, Marco Antonio
Improving water quality in the Texcoco River : the feasibility of using flowers in constructed wetlands for domestic wastewater treatment.
Peters, Daniel Lee
Controls on the persistence of water in perched basins of the Peace-Athatbasca Delta, Northern Canada.
Sager, Eric Paul Symington
The interactive effects of three global stressors on the growth morphology and chemistry of Acer saccharum and Pinus strobus seedlings.
MacLeod, Matthew John
Contaminant fate models to support the sustainable use of chemicals in North America.
Effects of flavonoids and other phytochemicals on fish cypia monooxygenases, embryonic and reproductive development.
Pratt, Thomas C.
The importance of biotic factors and growth in the recruitment of young-of-the-year walleye (Stizostedion vitreum).
Veinott, Geoffrey Ian
Elemental concentrations in the fin rays of white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) by laser ablation sampling-inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry (LAS-ICP-MS).
Burke, Dawn M.
The effect of forest fragmentation on food abundance, nest site habitat, and reproductive success of forest breeding birds: a study in the Peterborough region of Ontario.
Smokorowski, Karen E.
The response of the freshwater shrimp, Mysis relicta, to the partial fertilization of Kootenay Lake, British Columbia.
Woodfine, David Gwynfryn
Water chemistry and phytoplankton recovery of metal contaminated and acidified lakes in the Sudbury region, Canada.