• Evaluation of conventional steel stud walls for blast design 

    McWilliams, Trevor Ryan (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] Cold-formed steel studs exhibit favorable properties of strength and ductility that could provide the toughness needed to resist blast loading. Fully ...
  • Individual and competitive adsorption of MSMA and phosphate onto iron and non-iron soil 

    Wang, Yi, M.S. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    Monosodium monomethylarsenate (MSMA (V)) is a common constitute in herbicides and pesticides used widely in the world, and yet its mobility and transport properties are still a relatively understudied area. Knowledge of ...
  • Insights into the first three diverging diamond interchanges in Missouri 

    Ressel, Nicholas Ray (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    This thesis aims to further the knowledge about diverging diamond interchanges (DDIs) by exploring several aspects of existing DDIs including performance measures, business surveys, bicycle and pedestrian issues found ...
  • Precast prestressed bridge approach slab: cost effective designs 

    Gudimetla, Balu (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2012)
    Bridge approach slabs (BAS) are transition slabs used to connect the roadway with the bridge. Among the various problems bridge approach slabs experience, differential settlement is the found to be the major cause leading ...