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    • T-SIMn: Towards a Framework for the Trace-Based Simulation of 802.11n Networks 

      Heard, Andrew (University of Waterloo, 2016-02-17)
      With billions of WiFi devices now in use, and growing, combined with the rising popularity of high-bandwidth applications, such as streaming video, demands on WiFi networks continue to rise. To increase performance for ...
    • Table-Top Views 

      Yong, Jennifer May Chiyee (University of Waterloo, 2017-09-20)
      High resolution aerial photography has become widely available in the twenty-first century. Already accustomed to consuming data-rich bird’s-eye views, we have eagerly adapted this scale of digital imagery for pleasure ...
    • Tabular Abstraction, Editing, and Formatting 

      Wang, Xinxin (University of Waterloo, 2016-09-29)
      This dissertation investigates the composition of high-quality tables with the use of electronic tools. A generic model is designed to support the different stages of tabular composition, including the editing of logical ...
    • Tactics to Tiny: Finding Your Way Home 

      Wu, Sheng Wen (University of Waterloo, 2017-01-31)
      This is a study of tiny homes and how they fit within the practical and theoretical framework of our regulatory housing system. It starts with a (much) smaller home but has social, political, financial and legal implications ...
    • Tactile Haptics: A Study of Roughness Perception in Virtual Environments 

      Samra, Roopkanwal (University of Waterloo, 2009-10-01)
      This thesis presents the design of a tactile device that can be used to display varying magnitudes of roughness. The device is designed to be attached to an existing force feedback device in order to create a package that ...
    • Tagger: Enhance Database Search Tools with De Novo Sequencing Tags 

      Tang, Qi (University of Waterloo, 2017-01-06)
      Tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS) is widely used in proteomics nowadays to identify peptides and proteins from a sequence database. In a classic procedure of MS/MS protein identification, proteins are digested into short ...
    • Tags: Augmenting Microkernel Messages with Lightweight Metadata 

      Saif Ur Rehman, Ahmad (University of Waterloo, 2012-06-15)
      In this work, we propose Tags, an e cient mechanism that augments microkernel interprocess messages with lightweight metadata to enable the development of new, systemwide functionality without requiring the modi cation ...
    • Tailored Exercise For Fall And Fracture Prevention In Older Adults: A Family Health Team Approach 

      Skidmore, Carly (University of Waterloo, 2012-09-27)
      Background: Exercise interventions reduce falls in older adults. Methods for enhancing uptake and adherence to exercise programs in at-risk individuals are needed. Objectives: This pilot study evaluated feasibility of ...
    • Tailoring green and sintered density of pure iron parts using binder jetting additive manufacturing 

      Rishmawi, Issa; Salarian, Mehrnaz; Vlasea, Mihaela (Elsevier, 2018-12-01)
      Binder jetting additive manufacturing (BJAM) is a comparatively low-cost process that enables manufacturing of complex and customizable metal parts. This process is applied to low-cost water-atomized iron powder with the ...
    • Tailoring the Ignition and Reaction Properties of Cu2O Thermite Nanolaminates 

      LeSergent, Lauren (University of Waterloo, 2018-09-05)
      Thermites are a class of energetic material that produce heat through an exothermic reaction, making them useful for welding, metal refining, and propulsion applications. Compared to traditional micron-scale thermite ...
    • Taking the Pulse of Canada's Industrial Food System 

      Koberinski, Jodi (University of Waterloo, 2019-01-31)
      In the context of catastrophic climate change, reducing climate implications of food systems is a central challenge. Shifting diets away from meat towards protein-rich pulses reduces climate change-related pressures while ...
    • A Tale of Two (Mid-Sized) Cities: Analysis of External Factors Affecting Transit Ridership in the City of Kingston and Region of Waterloo 

      McLeod, Sasha (University of Waterloo, 2011-08-02)
      This thesis evaluates how municipal transit ridership in mid-sized cities is influenced by external factors. External factors are forces outside a municipality’s direct control but potentially affect the municipality in ...
    • Tale of Two Cities 

      Baktash, Pooya (University of Waterloo, 2010-05-20)
      It was the best of cities, it was the worst of cities, it was a place of giddying boom, it was a place of economic despair, it was a utopia, it was a dystopic no-topia, it was the world centre of fantasies, and the world ...
    • A tale of two Islandoras 

      La Faive, Rosie; Matthews, Courtney; Moses, Donald; Robichaud, Danielle (2017-02-02)
      The University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) and the University of Waterloo (UW) represent two distinct experiences on the road to implementing Islandora – one pioneered its development and the other is launching the ...
    • A Tale of Two Schoolings: A leisure scholar’s autoethnographic exploration of different learning settings 

      Chapeskie, Amanda (University of Waterloo, 2015-06-10)
      What do homeschooling, public school, leisure studies, and factors such as freedom of choice, trust, and competence have in common? I have been asking myself this question for over a decade now. Or, rather, not so much ...
    • Tales of a Flood 

      Takook, Alireza (University of Waterloo, 2015-01-06)
      This thesis is a story of a flood as seen through the eyes of an architect. The narrative explores the relationship of the young architect with his physical surroundings, using the context of a city that goes through a ...
    • Tales of the Maunsell Sea Forts A Philosophy of Making in the Anthropocene 

      Cheong, Felix Kwan-Cheong (University of Waterloo, 2017-06-14)
      The Age of the Anthropocene is marked by a shift in power between the relationship of nature and man. For the first time in human history we are actively shaping the environmental systems around us on a planetary scale, ...
    • Talk, Body, Performance: Mental Health Rhetoric in Corporate, Government, and Institutional Settings 

      Powell, Meredith (University of Waterloo, 2018-09-17)
      Rhetorical studies in health and medicine often point out the ways in which medical empiricism is structured as an arhetorical entity. This dissertation delves into a rhetorical analysis of psychiatric illness through a ...
    • Talking with and about older adult patients: The socializing power of patient-centered communication in an optometry teaching clinic 

      Hildebrand, Jenna Mae (University of Waterloo, 2007-07-31)
      In a teaching clinic, healthcare students and their supervisors talk with their patients in the examination room and they talk about their patients during teaching consultations outside the examination room. Effective ...
    • TalkingTiles: Supporting Personalization and Customization in an AAC App for Individuals with Aphasia 

      Huijbregts, Thomas; Wallace, James R. (ACM, 2015-11)
      The development of ‘Post-PC’ interactive surfaces, such as smartphones and tablets, and specialized support software informed by HCI research has created new opportunities for Augmentative and Alternative Communication ...

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