Dissertation Announcements
  Student Name:   Song, Aiguo
  College:   Arts and Sciences
  Department:   Chemistry & Chemical Biology
  Dissertation Title:  
Development of Novel Efficient Organocatalytic Reactions for the Construction of Complex Molecular Architectures.

  Date:  April 24, 2014
  Time:   10 AM
  Location:   Clark Hall 214A
  Committee Chair:   Wei Wang
  Committee Members:
  • Patrick Mariano
  • Charles Melancon
  • Changjian Feng
  

  Student Name:   Sawyer, Yadeeh E.
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Biology
  Dissertation Title:  
Living on the Edge: A Comparative Phylogeographic Study of Refugial and Insular Fragmentation.

  Date:  April 28, 2014
  Time:   10 AM
  Location:   CERIA 337
  Committee Chair:   Joseph Cook
  Committee Members:
  • Christopher Witt
  • Stephen Poe
  • Enrique Lessa
  

  Student Name:   Chakraborty, Raj
  College:   Engineering
  Department:   ECE
  Dissertation Title:  
Novel Transistor Resistance Variation-based Unclonable Functions with On-Chip Voltage-to-Digital Converter Designed for Use in Cryptographic and Authentication Applications.

  Date:  April 29, 2014
  Time:   2:00 PM
  Location:   ECE 237
  Committee Chair:   Jim Plusquellic
  Committee Members:
  • Payman Zarkesh-Ha
  • Charles Fleddermann
  • Jed Crandall
  

  Student Name:   Pryor, Meghan Marie
  College:   Engineering
  Department:   Chemical and Nuclear Engineering
  Dissertation Title:  
Spatial Stochastic Modeling of the ErbB Receptor Family.

  Date:  April 29, 2014
  Time:   2 PM
  Location:   CRF G25
  Committee Chair:   Jeremy S. Edwards
  Committee Members:
  • Bridget S. Wilson
  • Diane S. Lidke
  • Andrew P. Shreve
  

  Student Name:   Li, Fei
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Chemistry & Chemical Biology
  Dissertation Title:  
Stable Solar Cells through Controlled Block Copolymer Self-Assembly and Cooperative Hydrogen Bonding Interactions.

  Date:  May 01, 2014
  Time:   10 AM
  Location:   Chem 214A
  Committee Chair:   Yang Qin
  Committee Members:
  • John Grey
  • Charles Melancon
  • David Dunlap
  

  Student Name:   Delacour, Justin
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Political Science
  Dissertation Title:  
Liberal Discourse and the Hegemons Dilemma: A Realist-Constructivist Approach to the Study of U.S.-Latin American Relations.

  Date:  May 02, 2014
  Time:   1 PM
  Location:   SSCO 2069
  Committee Chair:   Lonna Atkeson
  Committee Members:
  • Benjamin Goldfrank
  • Mark Peceny
  • Ilia Rodriguez
  

  Student Name:   Cesare, Christopher A.
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Physics and Astronomy
  Dissertation Title:  
Topological Code Architectures for Quantum Computation.

  Date:  May 02, 2014
  Time:   9:30 am
  Location:   PandA Room 190
  Committee Chair:   Ivan Deutsch
  Committee Members:
  • Andrew Landahl
  • Akimasa Miyake
  • Rouzbeh Allahverdi
  

  Student Name:   Cooley, Mary T.
  College:   Education
  Department:   Organization, Information & Learning Sciences
  Dissertation Title:  
Trait Emotional Intelligence and Job Satisfaction: A Quantitative Study or Faculty Teaching Online

  Date:  May 05, 2014
  Time:   10 AM
  Location:   Zimmerman INLP Conference Room
  Committee Chair:   Patricia Boverie
  Committee Members:
  • Robert Grassberger
  • Bruce Smith
  • Scott Taylor