Theses and Dissertations — 2018

Masters Theses

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Mohammed Masoud E. Alamiri Dr. Michael Harold Kinetic Studies on Oxidative Coupling of Methane over Na2WO4-Mn/SiO2 Catalyst [Link]
Rajshree Chakrabarti Dr. Peter Vekilov Structuring of Organic Solvents around Solutes and Crystal Surfaces [Link]
Yu-Li Chang Dr. Jae-Hyun Ryou Fabrication and Properties of III-Nitride Piezoelectric Pressure Sensors [Link]
Victoria M. Hlavinka Dr. Richard Willson Chemiluminescent Detection of 1,5-Anhydroglucitol in Saliva for Diabetes Mellitus Screening [Link]
Conrad Oliver Hom Dr. Navin Varadarajan Kinetics of T-cell Killing in Three-Dimensional Tumor Spheroids


Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Shaza Abnouf Dr. Navin Varadarajan Engineering Proteases for Mapping Post-Translational Modifications
Bryan Gencianeo Alamani Dr. Jeffrey Rimer Growth and Nucleation Modifiers of Calcium Oxalate Mineralization [Link]
Tianluo Chen Dr. Guan Qin Multi-GPU Based Lattice Boltzmann Flow Simulations in Porous Media [Link]
Wendy Lang Dr. Michael Harold CO and Hydrocarbon Oxidation on PD/Ceria-Zirconia/Alumina Three-Way Catalysts [Link]
Yuan-yun Lin Dr. Micael Myers Nonlinear Transport Properties in Tight Formation [Link]
Tyler Lee List Dr. Vincent Donnelly, Dr. Demetre Economou Advanced Pulsed Plasma Techniques [Link]
Dan Luo Dr. Richard Willson Nanofluid of Graphene-Based Amphiphilic Janus Nanosheets for Oil Recovery [Link]
Tianyu Ma Dr. Vincent Donnelly Plasma Wall Interactions and Recombination Coefficients Measurement on Yttrium-based Coated Chamber Wall Surfaces [Link]
Adeline Mah Dr. Paul Ruchhoeft Bottlebrush Polymers: A Pathway to Engineering Surfaces and Interfaces [Link]
Oxford Po-Yu Peng Dr. Dan Luss, Dr. Michael Harold Selectivity and Spatiotemporal Features of Sorption and Oxidation in Monolith and Packed Bed Reactors
Ryan Poling-Skutvik Dr. Ramanan Krishnamoorti, Dr. Jacinta Conrad Transport of Nanoparticles through Complex Polymeric Fluids [Link]
Wei Qin Dr. Jeffrey Rimer Tailoring the Crystal Morphology and Spatial Chemical Composition of Zeolite Catalysts [Link]
Mohammad Sadegh Safari Dr. Peter Vekilov, Dr. Jacinta Conrad Polymorphism of Protein Condensates [Link]
Yufeng Shen Dr. Jeffrey Rimer Rational Design of Zeolite Catalysts for Methanol to Hydrocarbons Reaction [Link]
Yuying Song Dr. Lars Grabow Rational Design of Metal Alloy Catalysts for Engine Emission Abatement and Biofuels Production [Link]
Allen Ting Dr. Michael Harold, Dr. Vemuri Balakotaiah Fast Cycling NOx Storage and Reduction on Lean NOx Trap Catalytic Reactor [Link]
Phuc Vinh Truong Dr. Megan Robertson Structure-Property-Processing Relations in Sulfonated Block Copolymer Membranes [Link]
Zhiqing Wang Dr. Patrick Cirino Design and Application of Regulatory-Protein-Based Biosensors [Link]