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  • Romantic Tributes to Beethoven, Beloveds, and a Friendship Forged, Lost, and Regained: Schumann’s Fantasie, Op. 17 and Liszt’s B-minor Sonata, S. 178 

    Chen, Li-Hsin (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    Robert Schumann’s Fantasie in C Major, Op. 17 (1836-38) and Liszt’s Sonata in B Minor, S. 178 (1853) are generally regarded as among each composer’s greatest works for solo piano and are included in pianists’ “must-play” ...
  • Fog Computing Based IoT Applications and Their Performance 

    Gundala Palle, Santosh Reddy (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    Today’s Internet of Things (IoT) is enabling innovations much faster to enhance the quality of life using various IoT applications such as Smart City, Smart Homes, Autonomous Driving Cars, Drone Monitoring Systems and ...
  • Smart Travel Recommender System 

    Ahmad, Bilal (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    Many people around the globe live in areas that have unhealthy levels of air pollution. Such air pollution raises the risks of health problems. Current travel guidance systems such as Google Maps give recommendations ...
  • CR-GAN: Content-Based Recommender System with Conditional Generative Adversarial Networks 

    Vundela, Karthik Reddy (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    Recommender systems have become increasingly popular by providing a wide range of products with a variety of styles. This trend has resulted in consumers expecting more intelligent and highly dynamic recommenders. The ...
  • Life underwater 

    Howard, Dane (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    This collection of short stories examines the different lives of people as they navigate the strange and confusing nature of their daily lives. There is a particular focus on how the monotonous can be equally as bizarre ...
  • Another Beast Entirely 

    McKiddy, Luke (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2018)
    This thesis is a collection of works written and rewritten over the course of my time in the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s Master of Fine Arts Creative writing program. It includes short stories, nonfiction ...