Past PhD Defenses

Name Departmentsort descending Announcement Date Time Location
Tianbao Yang Computer Science Learning from Connected and Noisy Data Announcement (PDF) Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 10:00am 2108 Engineering Building
Brendan Francis Klare Computer Science Heterogeneous Face Recognition Announcement (PDF) Monday, April 30, 2012 - 10:00am 3105 Engineering Building
Brian D. Connelly Computer Science Ecological Effects on the Evolution of Cooperative Behaviors Announcement (PDF) Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 10:00am 1441 Biomedical & Physical Sciences Building (BEACON Seminar Room)
David M. Bryson Computer Science & Engineering The Evolutionary Potential of Populations on Complex Fitness Landscapes (Abstract PDF) Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 1:00pm 1441 Biomedical & Physical Sciences Building
Alok Watve Computer Science & Engineering Data Transformation for Improved Query Performance Announcement (PDF) Friday, April 27, 2012 - 10:30am 3105 Engineering Building
Tyler Baldwin Computer Science & Engineering Online Adaptation for Mobile Device Text (PDF) Friday, August 3, 2012 - 2:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Ming Wu Computer Science & Engineering Identification of Genes and Their Regulation that Determine a Phenotype: A Systematic Approach (PDF) Friday, August 3, 2012 - 11:00am 2219 Engineering Building
Eric Norige Computer Science & Engineering Hardware Algorithms For High-Speed Packet Processing Friday, May 8, 2015 - 11:00am 3105 EB
Jun Huang Computer Science & Engineering Tackling the Challenges of Wireless Interference and Coexistence (PDF) Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 10:30am 3105 Engineering Building
Jared D. DeMott Computer Science & Engineering Enhancing Automated Fault Discovery and Analysis (PDF) Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 1:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Jignesh D. Patel Computer Science & Engineering Algorithms for Deep Packet Inspection (PDF) Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 2:30pm 2108 Engineering Building
Brian Goldman Computer Science & Engineering Out of the Box Optimization using the Parameter-less Population Pyramid Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - 1:00pm 1455A Biomedical and Physical Sciences (BPS)
Jikai Lei Computer Science & Engineering Computational identification and analysis of non-coding RNAs in large-scale biological data Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 10:00am 3105 EB
Radha Chitta Computer Science & Engineering Kernel-Based Clustering of Big Data Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:00am 3105 EB
Qi Qian Computer Science & Engineering Large-Scale High Dimensional Distance Metric Learning And Its Application To Computer Vision Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 9:00am 3112 EB
Zubin Abraham Computer Science and Engineering Multi-Objective Modeling with Application to Long Term Projection of Climate Data Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 2:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Kanthakumar Pongaliur Computer Science and Engineering Improving Performance While Maintaining Privacy and Security in New Age Smart Wireless Networks Friday, December 7, 2012 - 12:00pm 3546 Engineering Building
Lisa Rebenitsch Computer Science and Engineering Cybersickness Prioritization and Modeling Monday, April 27, 2015 - 9:00am 3105 EB
Dennis Ross Computer Science and Engineering Edge Impact in Graphs and Social Network Matrix Completion Friday, May 27, 2016 - 2:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Soroor Soltani Computer Science and Engineering Stochastic Modeling of Routing Protocols for Cognitive Radio Networks Monday, July 29, 2013 - 4:00pm 2219 Engineering Building
Muhammad Shahzad Computer Science and Engineering Statistical and Learning Algorithms for the Design, Analysis, Measurement, and Modeling of Networking and Security Systems Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 4:30pm 3112 EB
Aditya Sood Computer Science and Engineering Defending Against Browser-based Data Exfiltration Attacks Monday, July 29, 2013 - 10:00am 3105 Engineering Building
Prakash Mandayam Comar Computer Science and Engineering Exploiting Multiple Data Sources for Network Mining Friday, December 14, 2012 - 1:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Jared Moore Computer Science and Engineering Exploring Joint-Level Control in Evolutionary Biology Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:00am BPS 1455A
Alessandra Aparecida Paulino Computer Science and Engineering Contributions to Biometric Recognition: Matching Identical Twins and Latent Fingerprints Monday, July 29, 2013 - 9:00am 3112 Engineering Building
Tian Hao Computer Science and Engineering Unobtrusive Physiological Monitoring Using Smartphones Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 2:00pm 3112 EB
Yuanzhen Wang Computer Science and Engineering Differential Geometry Based Representations for Meshes and Correspondences Monday, August 12, 2013 - 2:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Andres J. Ramirez Computer Science and Engineering Applying Evolutionary Computation Techniques to Address Environmental Uncertainty in Dynamically Adaptive Systems Monday, April 15, 2013 - 12:00pm 1455 Biomedical & Physical Sciences Building
Ruogu Zhou Computer Science and Engineering Exploiting Cross-Technology Interference for Efficient Network Services and Wireless Systems Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 2:00pm 3112 Engineering Bldg
Serhat Bucak Computer Science and Engineering Image Categorization by Multiple Kernel and Multi-Label Learning Friday, March 21, 2014 - 9:00am 2527 Engineering Building
Qingpeng Zhang Computer Science and Engineering Novel Computational Approaches to Investigate Microbial Diversity Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:45pm 3546 EB (Start 12:40)
Anuraag Pakanati Computer Science and Engineering Structure and Evolutionary Dynamics in Fitness Lanscapes Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 12:00pm 1455A Biomedical and Physical Sciences (BPS)
Mr. Rui Fang Computer Science and Engineering Referring Expression Generation Towards Mediating Shared Perceptual Basis in Situated Dialogue Monday, October 27, 2014 - 2:00pm 3112 Engineering Bldg
Muhammad Zubair Shafiq Computer Science and Engineering Measurement and Modeling of Large Scale Networks Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 1:00pm 2108 Engineering Building
Zheyun Feng Computer Science and Engineering Image Annotation and Tag Completion via Kernel Metric Learning and Noisy Matrix Recovery Monday, December 21, 2015 - 10:00am 3112 Engineering Building
Jason Pell Computer Science and Engineering Approaches to Scaling and Improving Metagenome Sequence Assembly Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 1:30pm 1455A Biomedical & Physical Sciences Building
Pei Huang Computer Science and Engineering Toward Efficient Spectrum Use in Multicarrier Wireless Networks Monday, April 21, 2014 - 3:00pm 3112 Engineering Building
Yiyan Lin Computer Science and Engineering Automated Addition Of Fault-Tolerance Via Lazy Repair And Graceful Degradation Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 10:00am RM 3105
Mehrdad Mahdavi Computer Science and Engineering Exploiting Smoothness in Statistical Learning, Sequential Prediction, and Stochastic Optimization Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 10:00am 3105 Engineering Building
Salman Shahid Computer Science and Engineering Finding Optimized Bounding Boxes for Polytopes in D - Dimensional Space Monday, April 22, 2013 - 3:00pm 3105 Engineering Building
Masoud Mirmomeni Computer Science and Engineering Evolution of Cooperation in the Light of Information Theory Monday, June 22, 2015 - 1:00pm 1455A Biomedical and Physical Sciences (BPS)
Cheng Yuan Computer Science and Engineering Non-Coding RNA Identification In Large-Scale Genomic Data Monday, December 1, 2014 - 1:30pm 3105 Engineering Building
Changsong Liu Computer Science and Engineering Referential Grounding Towards Mediating Shared Perceptual Basis In Situated Dialogue Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - 2:00pm 2155D
Fernando J. Cintron-Gonzalez Computer Science and Engineering Network Issues for 3D Wireless Sensor Networks Friday, May 3, 2013 - 8:00am 3105 Engineering Building
Erik Fredericks Computer Science and Engineering Mitigating Uncertainty At Design Time And Run Time To Address Assurance For Dynamically Adaptive Systems Friday, December 19, 2014 - 2:00pm 3105 EB
Bess L. Walker Computer Science and Engineering The Evolution of Digital Communities under Limited Resources Monday, November 26, 2012 - 11:00am 3105 Engineering Building
Jinfeng Yi Computer Science and Engineering Data Clustering with Pairwise Constraints Monday, June 9, 2014 - 10:00am 3105 Engineering Building
Sherine Awad Marzouk Sayed Mahmoud Computer Science and Engineering Inferring Regulatory Interactions in Transcriptional Regulatory Networks Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - 11:00am 3112 Engineering Building
Reza Hajisheykhi Computer Science and Engineering A Framework for Verification of SystemC TLM Programs Monday, April 25, 2016 - 10:00am 2555D Engineering Building
Luis Zaman Computer Science and Engineering Host-Symbiont Coevolution in Digital and Microbial Systems Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 1:00pm 1400 Biomedical Physical Sciences Building