M.S. Theses

M.S. Theses

 
Date
Name
Title
2012 Billy Hales The Impact of Tropical Cyclones on the Geomorphic Evolution of Bolivar Peninsula, Texas
2012 Brian Labude Rip Channel Morphodynamics at Pensacola Beach, Florida
2012 Daniel Labude Off-Road Vehicle Impact on Sediment Displacement and Disruption at Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland
2012 Adriana Mendez-Jimene Influence of Surface Currents in the Dispersal Pathways of Eggs of Cubera Snapper, Lutjanus cyanopterus (Cuvier, 1828), at a Spawning Aggregation Site at Gladden Spit, Belize
2012 Panshu Zhao Validation of Current Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Daily Snow Albedo Product and Spatial Analysis Based on Multiple Sensors
2011 Ashley Pipkin The Influence of Fire and Other Disturbance on Ericaceous Shrubs in Xeric Pine-Oak Forests of the Appalachian Mountains
2011 Sarah Nyikos Tree Community Patterns and Soil Texture Characteristics of a Meander Bend, Lower Trinity River, Southeast Texas
2011 Jennifer Morris Quantification of Impurities in Prairie Snowpacks and Evaluation and Assessment of Measuring Snow Parameters from MODIS Images
2011 LaDonna Latterman Analysis of Glacier Recession in the Cordillera Apolobamba, Bolivia 1975-2010
2011 Jeremy Johnson Coastal Marsh Vegetation Dynamics of the East Bay of Galveston Bay, Texas
2011 Gemma Barrett Variations in Nearshore Bar Morphology: Implications for Rip Current Development at Pensacola Beach, Florida from 1951 to 2004
2010 Nicole D. Persons Perceived socioeconomic impacts of wind energy in west Texas
2010 Michael Potts Forms and Distributions of Hurricane Ike Backflow and Scour Features: Bolivar Peninsula, Texas
2010 Kellie J. Wilcox-Moore Fuelwood use by rural households in the Brazilian Atlantic forest
2009 Indumathi Srinath Original Texas Land Survey as a Source for Pre-European Settlement Vegetation Mapping
2009 Iliyana D. Dobreva Fractional snow-cover mapping through artificial neural networks analysis of MODIS surface reflectance
2009 Luciana E. Hunt Characterization of habitat for Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) in Los Roques Archipelago National Park, Venezuela
2009 Stephen Berhane The role of climatic and environmental variability on West Nile Virus in Harris County, Texas, 2006 - 2007
2009 Christopher P. Graff Human appropriation of net primary productivity (HANPP) in Texas: A statewide analysis of sustainability in the agricultural and timber sectors
2009 Yige Gao Algorithms and software tools for extracting coastal morphological information from airborne LiDAR data
2008 Rahul Ravikumar Multi-scale texture analysis of remote sensing images using gabor filter banks and wavelet transforms
2008 Gina W. Lane Geographies of identity theft in the U.S.: understanding spatial and demographic patterns, 2002 - 2006
2008 Gabriel A. Rolland Geographic and demographic patterns of alcohol-related fatal traffic crashes: A spatial-temporal analysis in Texas, 1996 - 2005
2008 Anna Marie Nordfelt The influence of the growth of the Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) Metroplex on regional precipitation patterns
2008 Amanda B. Young Climate and the autumnal moth (Epirrita autumnata) at Mountain Birch (Betula pubecens ssp. czerepanovii) treelines in northern Sweden
2008 Adriana Elizabeth Martinez Sediment dynamics of an impunded river: Yegua Creek, Texas
2007 Srinivasan Ganesh Investigatin of the utility of the vegetation condition index (VCI) as an indicator of drought
2007 Injeong Jo Aspects of spatial thinking in geography textbook questions
2007 Rachel E. Issacs Spatial patterns of ice storm disturbance in the forested landscape of Ouachita Mountains, Arkansas and Oklahoma
2007 Sheng-Jung Tang Investigation of coastal dynamics of the Antarctic Ice Sheet using sequential Radarsat SAR images
2007 Adam R. Krustchinsky Post-fire recovery and successional dynamics of an old growth red spruce forest in the southern Appalachian Mountains
2007 Gabriel Ryan Burns A case study of social vulnerability mapping: issues of scale and aggregation
2007 Jennifer Ann Hoss Rekindling the flame: reconstructing a fire history for Peters Mountain, Giles County, Virginia
2006 Jeremiah Matthew Wagstaff Ordinary warscapes in Sierra Leone: the relationship between the Sierra Leone Civil War and its cultural landscape
2006 Courtney Michelle Harmon Desert pavement morphology and dynamics, Big Bend National Park, Texas
2006 Veit Bachmann Geopolitical influences on German development policies in Africa and AIDS policies in Kenya
2005 Timothy Lee Forrest Logistic regression models for predicting trip reporting accuracy in GPS-enhanced household travel surveys
2005 Laura Richards Laurencio The distribution of dams in Costa Rica and their hydrologic impacts
2005 Janet Alexis Green An application of predictive vegetation mapping to mountain vegetation in Sweden
2005 Mathew Anthony Clemonds Exploring the Relationships Between Vegetation Measurements and Temperature in Residential Areas by Integrating Lidar and Remotely Sensed Imagery
2004 Jeffery Lyle Given Geomorphology and Morphometric Characteristics of Alluvial Fans, Guadalupe Mountains National Park and Adjacent Areas, West Texas and New Mexico
2004 Tracey Michelle Hayes Karl Haushofer and His Impact on the German-Japanese Alliance
2004 Wei-Ming Linder Constructing a GIS-Based 3D Urban Model Using Lidar and Aerial Photographs
2003 Julia Belknap High school students’ preconceptions and conceptions about tropical storm allison
2003 Bing Lu Analyzing spatial-Temporal Patterns of Motor Vehicle Crashes Using GIS: A Case Study in Dallas
2003 Jason Eugene Vanhorn Exploring Potential Applications of geographic Information Systems (GIS) in Real Estate Appraisal
2002 Carlos Agustin Aguirre An Evaluation of the Social Meanings of the Boundary Park: Implications for Municipal Planning and Race Relations
2002 David Wilkinson Gwynn The global distribution of large subaerial distriburary fluvial systems
2002 Tracey Michelle Heggie Water Quality and Chemistry of an Alpine Stream: A Case Study of Sneffels Creek, Yankee Boy Basin, Colorado
2001 Chun Chen Accessibility Analysis for Telecommuting: A GIS_Based Approach
2001 Travis Wade Heggie Rainforest composition and succession on a south pacific island
2001 Michael Ray Konvicka The Survey of Social Studies and Geography Instruction in Texas Elementary Schools
2001 Kevin William Lariscy Coastal Mesoscale Changes on Matagorda Island
2001 Deven Michelle Rohrer Effects of All Terrain Vehicle on Stream Channel Dynamics, Ouachita National Forest, Arkansas
2000 William Thomas Alvis Aeolian Depositional Landforms of the South Eastern Mojave Desert, California
2000 Timothy Kirk Dudek An Interactive Spatial Information Management System on the Internet: The Fire Ant Spatial Information Management System
2000 Anita Marie Elmore A Spatial Analysis of Tuberculosis in Mexico, 1990-1996
2000 Fayu Lai A GIS-Based Approach for Mapping Cyberspace
2000 Bing Shi Integrating GIS and World Wide Web for Local Election: A Case Study in College Station, Texas
1999 Bridget Benton Bassett Toward Better Homes and Advertising in Creation of a Middle Class Cultural Landscape in 1920'S America
1999 Jean Ann Bowman The Role of Continental Climate Model Precipitation and Climate change Impacts Research
1999 David William Dorrell Tuberculosis on the Move: The Impact of Immigration on TB Rates in the Counties of Southwestern United States, 1987-1998
1999 Melyssa Clara Guerry Information Transfer Between Dissimilar Areal Units: A Comparison Between Areal Weighting and the Dasymetric Method
1998 Leigh Ann Garcia An Historical analysis of Landscape Structure Change at Birch Creek State Park, Lake Somerville, Texas
1998 Delayne Marie Meyer Quantifying Landscape Pattern in the Ouachita National Forest: An Ecological Application of GIS-Based Spatial Analysis and Modeling
1998 Marit Kathryn Tenfjord The Impact of Flood Risk on Residential Property Values
1997 Christopher Todd Blakely A GIS Study for Determining Hurricane Risk Areas Estimating Population, Texas Coastal Couonties
1997 Greg Alan Bryan Planetary Geography: A College Course Curriculum Development
1997 Frances Margaret Crate A test of the garreau model for edge city development using GIS-based shift-share analysis: a case study for the clear lake-NASA area, texas
1997 Kellie Gene Crouch International cooperation between the united states and mexico: addressing water quality of the lower Rio Grande
1997 Bryan Joesph Harris Vegetation Patterns of Pine Canyon, Big Bend National Park, Texas, in Relation to Elevation and Slope Aspect
1997 Armando V. Mendoza GIS Modeling of the Geomorphic Parameters on Avalanche Pathways: Telluride, Colorado
1997 Leslie Carl Seiler The Image of Place in American Popular Music, 1970-1990
1997 Ran Tao A Customized Implementation of the FAO Land Evaluation Framework Using GIS
1996 Jerry Lee Benjamin Arousing geographic awareness by exposing students to local global connections
1996 David Lawrence Butler Civil aviation and technogeopolitics: the struggle for control of world air routes, 1910-1939
1996 Michael Anthony Fitch Late quaternary geomorphology and geoarchaeology of a segment of the central mimbres river valley, grant county, New Mexico
1995 Nora Renne' Elbaum Medicinal Plants and Their role in the Dooryard Gardens of Bryan, Texas
1995 Lori Jean Ericson A Monte Carlo Approach to Modeling Lost Person Behavior in Wilderness Areas Using Geographic Information Systems
1995 Tiene Rahma Prihatini Analyzing spatial development processes using urban models and geographic information systems : Bandung, Indonesia
1994 George Thomas Andrews Jr. Navasota river crossings in a selected area
1994 Jesse Conrad Hanson England, Evelyn, and the maritime symbolism of English oak trees, woods and forests
1994 David James McCourt Development of a cadastral geographic information system of Bryan independent school district, Brazos county, Texas
1994 David Alexandre De Sousa The use of TM imagery to monitor the general health of coastal marshes
1994 Laura Langham Thigpen Brazos River Bottom cotton producers’ knowledge, attitudes and practices of sustainable agriculture
1994 Theresa Joanne Wier The early American motion picture industry : promoting American cultural hegemony
1993 Agus Kristijono Estimating soil loss for an Indonesian tropical rain forest using a Triangulated Irregular Network (TIN) approach
1993 Kathryn Mitchell Lucchese The apotheosis of the tree of the place of sacred tree and grove in the symbolic landscape of the pagan sanctuary
1993 Sawat Nonsung Developing a geographic information system (GIS) to integrate earth science data : Hygiene Quadrangle, Boulder county, Colorado
1992 Deborah Maria Baro de Jones Plant geography of coastal sand dune vegetation of the Tamaulipan Biotic Province
1992 Susan Annmarie Judy The emergence of the exotic/game meat industry : geographic implications
1991 David Evan Wilkins An evaluation of water quality in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, New Mexico : a comparison of 1958 and 1990 water signatures
1990 Roberto Castillo The agricultural systems and soil loss in the Corredor River Basin, Costa Rica
1989 Joseph Lawrence DeMorett Hydrological and water quality characteristics of three rock glaciers : Blanca Massif, Colorado, USA
1988 Sara Layne Roberts The chaotic terrain of Elysium Planitia, Mars : a mapping and geomorphic analysis
1988 Forest Paul Rushmore, III Quantifying breakage parameters of fragile archaeological components to determine the feasibility of site burial
1988 Therese Marie Steenberghen The spontaneous vegetation in urban residential gardens of Galveston, Texas
1987 Lora Anne Schornick The application of a computerized storm surge model for hazard mapping within the Galveston Bay Area using an Automated Mapping and Facilities Management System
1987 John Thomas Bryant A study of beach cusp morphodynamic processes : Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula, Texas
1986 William Granville Kelvey The equity of property tax assessments on residential property in Bryan and College Station, Texas
1986 Charles Scott McElroy The El Salvadoran refugee move to Belize : a geographic study of refugee migration
1985 Jeffrey Battle Clark The influence of land use on gully erosion in Brazos County, Texas : an historical perspective
1984 Thorpe Ambrose Mayes III Comparison of vegetation found on equal age spoil mounds in Robertson County, Texas
1984 Frank Ney McMillan III Calvert : an historical geography
1983 Lee Charles Nordt Soils-geomorphology of the Brazos River terraces Brazos County, Texas
1981 John William Diem The place-names of Brazos County, Texas, 1821 to 1880
1981 Allen James Pecotte Aspects of the phytogeorgraphy of Crowley’s Ridge in Arkansas
1981 Amzi Sharon Crenshaw Vavra Orientation in the designed environment : wayfinding in a hospital complex
1981 Elizabeth Anne Walter Impact of trail use on the soils and vegetation of Petit Jean State Park, Arkansas
1981 David Snorf Wilson Variation in property tax assessment in Bryan and College Station, Texas
1979 Janet Elaine Koehler The impact of camping activity on vegetation and soils : a case study at Tyler State Park
1978 Dianne Lynn Engman Cognition and affect in the development of sense of place
1978 Gary Joe Irish The plant geography of dredged-material islands along the Texas coast
1976 Bernard Pierce Brown, Jr. An evaluation of the potential use of sail power in the commercial shrimp fishery of Texas
1976 Mary Florence Kutac A nesting study of two populations of cardinals : urban and non-urban
1976 Celeste Frances Pardee Environmental perceptions in Great Plains novels
1974 Russell Ludwig Stubbles Enhancing the learning of topographic map use through a simulation game
1973 Changyi David Chang Open space values among Chinese students from Taiwan
 
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