PhD Defenses

Upcoming PhD Defenses

Name Department Announcement Date Time Location
Wouter Brink Civil Engineering Local Calibration Of The Pavement Performance Prediction Model Using Resampling Techniques Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 10:00am 3546D EB
Yimu Zhao Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Transparent Luminescent Solar Concentrators Monday, August 3, 2015 - 2:00pm 3540 EB
Sivamayam Sivasuthan Electrical & Computer Engineering Software Tools for Finite Element Optimization in Magnetics on a GPU Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 9:00am 2108 EB

Past PhD Defenses

Name Department Announcement Date Time Location
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
Yunsung Kim Materials Science Enabling Higher Energy And Power Density Lithium Ion Batteries Through Electrode Design And Solid-State Electrolytes Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 1:00pm 3540 EB
Hassan Aqeel Khan Electrical Engineering Kernel Methods For Biosensing Applications Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - 1:00pm 2205 EB
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)
Azadeh Sheidaei Mechanical Engineering Multiscale Modeling of Polymer Nano-Composites Monday, June 22, 2015 - 3:00pm 3450 EB
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)
Nan Hu Civil Engineering Tailoring The Elastic Postbuckling Behavior Of Thin-Walled Axially Compressed Cylindrical Shells Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 1:00pm 3540 EB
Noraica Davila Melendez Electrical & Computer Engineering Infrared Electro-Thermo-Optical Devices Based on the Phase Transition of Vanadium Dioxide Monday, June 1, 2015 - 10:00am 2219 EB
Ted Burye Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Nano-Micro-Composite Cathode Infiltrated Particle Size Control And Oxygen Surface Exchange Resistance Determination Friday, May 29, 2015 - 12:00pm 3540 EB
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
Shalabh Srivastava Mechancal Engineering Modeling and Simulations of Evaporating Spray, Turbulent Flow and Combustion in Internal Combustion Engines Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 1:00pm 3540 EB
Eric Norige Computer Science & Engineering Hardware Algorithms For High-Speed Packet Processing Friday, May 8, 2015 - 11:00am 3105 EB
Jianguo Zhao Electrical & Computer Engineering Biologically Inspired Approach for Robot Design and Control Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 10:00am 2108 EB
Shannon Nicley Electrical & Computer Engineering The Boron Doping Of Single Crystal Diamond For High Power Diode Applications Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 4:00pm Room 1415, Biomedical Physical Sciences Building (BPS)
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)
Sudhir Varma Civil Engineering Viscoelastic Analysis Of Falling Weight Deflectometer Data Monday, April 27, 2015 - 11:30pm 3546D EB
Lisa Rebenitsch Computer Science and Engineering Cybersickness Prioritization and Modeling Monday, April 27, 2015 - 9:00am 3105 EB
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
Tian Hao Computer Science and Engineering Unobtrusive Physiological Monitoring Using Smartphones Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 2:00pm 3112 EB
Isil Berkun Electrical & Computer Engineering High Temperature Hall Effect Measurement System Design, Measurement and Analysis Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 3:00pm 3105 EB
Jared Moore Computer Science and Engineering Exploring Joint-Level Control in Evolutionary Biology Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:00am BPS 1455A
Arati Santhanakrishnan Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Catalysis For Formation Of Bio-Derived Esters As Products And As Intermediates To Epoxides Friday, April 17, 2015 - 1:45pm 3112 EB
Chinh Trung Dang Electrical & Computer Engineering Sparse And Redundant Models For Data Mining And Consumer Video Summarization Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 1:00pm 2219 EB
Yu Want Computer Science and Engineering Aquatic Environment Monitoring Using Robotic Sensor Networks Tuesday, March 24, 2015 (All day) 3105 Engineering Building