Morehead State Theses and Dissertations


Adam D. Braun

Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)

First Advisor

Benjamin K. Malphrus

Second Advisor

Kevin Z. Brown

Third Advisor

Charles D. Conner


A thesis presented to the faculty of the College of Science at Morehead State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Degree Master of Science by Adam D. Braun on April 30, 2018.



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.