University of Lethbridge Research Repository: Recent submissions

  • Beekman, Richard A.; Roussel, Marc R.; Wilson, P. J. (American Physical SocietyArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryDepartment of PhysicsUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.59.503, 1999)
    We have computed the equilibrium conformations of clusters of up to 100 ions in a spherically symmetric harmonic trap by a simple optimization strategy called seeding in which ions are added or removed from ...
  • Roussel, Marc R.; Wang, Jichang (American Physical SocietyArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.87.188302, 2001)
    In this Letter, we report the observation of a transition from self-replicating behavior to stationary spatial structures induced by concentration-dependent diffusivities in the excitable Gray-Scott medium. Notably, the ...
  • Closson, Taunia L. L.; Roussel, Marc R. (American Physical SocietyArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.85.3974, 2000)
    Many natural and technological systems have on/off switches. For instance, mitosis can be halted by biochemical switches which act through the phosphorylation state of a complex called mitosis promoting factor. If switching ...
  • Madore, Michael A.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2019)
    As a post-secondary instructor, I wondered what elements constitute effective university teaching and whether they were being employed within the Integrated Management Experience (IME) program. In addition, I was aware of ...
  • Lundgren, Jill M.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge,. Faculty of EducationEducation, 2019)
    Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is the leading cause of intellectual disability in Canada, affecting thousands of Canadians each year. It occurs due to prenatal alcohol exposure and results in a variety of cognitive, ...
  • Juranek, Stefan; Wieden, Hans-Joachim; Lipps, Hans J. (Oxford University PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Witten/HerdeckeUniversity of Lethbridgehttps://doi.org/10.1093/nar/gkg233, 2003)
    Dramatic DNA reorganization and elimination processes occur during macronuclear differentiation in ciliates. In this study we analyzed whether cytosine methylation of specific sequences plays a functional role during DNA ...
  • de Haan, Calvin W.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge. Faculty of EducationEducation, 2019)
    This project posits that adult learning theory be applied to foster parent training programs. Understanding foster parents as adult learners is essential to designing and implementing meaningful training experiences and ...
  • Gu, Shan-Qing; Peske, Frank; Wieden, Hans-Joachim; Rodnina, Marina V.; Wintermeyer, Wolfgang (Cold Springs Harbor Laboratory PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Witten/HerdeckeUniversity of Lethbridge, 2003)
    The signal recognition particle (SRP) from Escherichia coli, composed of Ffh protein and 4.5S RNA, mediates membrane targeting of translating ribosomes displaying a signal or signal-anchor sequence. SRP binds at the peptide ...
  • Cameron, Catherine A.; Luft, Toupey; Dmytro, Dana; Kubiliene, Neringa; Chou, Winni (University of VictoriaHealth SciencesUniversity of British ColumbiaUniversity of Seattle in CanadaUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
    In this study we examined the negotiation of romantic relationships by urban youth, as discussed in focus groups, in a multicultural community. We compared these urban-student findings for an emergent fit with previously ...
  • Solis, Migueltzinta C.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Fine Arts (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Department of ArtFine ArtsDepartment of Art, 2019)
    This body of work and research aims to construct a cosmology of desire and perversity, which functions to unsettle existing narratives of power and landscape. A composite immersive experience built of performances, ...
  • von Heyking, John (Ficino PublicationsArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2016)
    Tilo Schabert’s The Second Birth of Man: On the Political Beginnings of Human Existence consists of a restatement, under modern conditions, of Aristotle’s claim that politics is an “architectonic science.” Schabert’s ...
  • von Heyking, John (Ficino PublicationsArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2017)
    The author responds to the five insightful reviews of his book, The Form of Politics: Aristotle and Plato. He focuses upon their questions regarding the degree to which the daimonic form of political friendship he expounds ...
  • Coates, Bruce A.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Department of Religious StudiesArts and ScienceDepartment of Religious Studies, 2018)
    This essay examines the ontological status and nature of the self as understood and taught in classical Islamic mysticism on the basis of teachings from two major Islamic mystical philosophers: Ibn ‘Arabi (d. 1240) and ...
  • von Heyking, John (Association of Cambridge StudiesArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2018)
    This essay contributes to the ongoing debate concerning the value of liberal education in East Asia, and how well Western models of liberal education fit with East Asian cultures. It addresses the inadequacy of the two ...
  • von Heyking, John (The Foundation for Civic LiteracyArts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2012)
    Book review
  • Kazakoff, Thomas (University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Political ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Political Science, 2018)
    No abstract available
  • von Heyking, John (Arts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007)
  • von Heyking, John (Arts and ScienceDepartment of Political ScienceUniversity of Lethbridge, 2010)
  • Bahareh, Mosadegh Sedghy (Canadian Center of Science and EducationDhillon School of BusinessUniversity of Lethbridge, 2018)
    Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) is a technology providing considerable opportunities to improve quality control for perishable foods. Over the past decade, a significant improvement in RFID application has been ...
  • Hakstol, Rhys J.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : Universtiy of Lethbridge, Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2019)
    The ability to reliably regulate translation of heterologous proteins is of great interest for diverse applications in the field of biological and metabolic engineering. RNA-based tools to control ribosome-dependent synthesis ...