Defense Announcements

4/24/2018 | Longfei Fan, PhD, Physics

1:00pm, MPHY, Room 102, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Quantum measurement and its applications in quantum optical systems

Science
Physics and Astronomy

Chair: M. Suhail Zubairy

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4/25/2018 | Nathan Green, PhD, Mathematics

1:15pm, BLOC, Room 220, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Tensor Powers of Drinfeld Modules and Zeta Values

Science
Mathematics

Chair: Matthew Papanikolas

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4/26/2018 | Andrew G. Christy, PhD, Psychology

12:30pm, Psychology, Room 335, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Perceptions of Persons and their Purposes: Teleological Patterns in Inferences about Personal Identity

Liberal Arts
Psychology

Chair: Rebecca Schlegel

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4/27/2018 | Lauren Replogle, MS, Oceanography

9:00am, Eller O&M Building, Room 617, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Mechanisms of Decadal Climate Variability Associated with the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation

Geosciences
Oceanography

Chair: Benjamin Giese

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4/27/2018 | Thomas Andrew Loder, PhD, Geography

2:00pm, CSA, Room 307, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
AN EXAMINATION OF IDEOLOGY AND SUBJECT FORMATION AMONG ELITE AND ORDINARY RESIDENTS IN THE BAKKEN SHALE, NORTH DAKOTA, 2015-2016

Geosciences
Geography

Chair: Christian Brannstrom

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4/30/2018 | Zack J Damon, PhD, Sport Management

10:30am, Blocker, Room 339, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
An Examination of Authentic Leadership's Influence on Sense of Community in Sport

Education and Human Development
Health and Kinesiology

Chair: Matt Walker

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5/1/2018 | Maria Lazo Macik, PhD, Educational Psychology

3:00pm, EDCT , Room 714, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Go big or go home: A case study of creativity in curriculum redesign

Education and Human Development
Educational Psychology

Chair: Debra Fowler
Co-chair: Shana Hagan-Burke

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5/2/2018 | David A. Murdock, PhD, Educational Administration

1:30pm, Harrington Tower, Room 508, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
The Effectiveness Of A Classroom Assessment Technique (CAT) In the Calculus I Classroom

Education and Human Development
Educational Administration and Human Resource Development

Chair: Christine Stanley

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5/4/2018 | Xuyang Guo, PhD, Petroleum Engineering

12:00pm, RICH, Room 407M, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
A study of interwell interference and well performance in unconventional reservoirs based on coupled flow and geomechanics modeling with improved computational efficiency

College of Engineering
Petroleum Engineering

Chair: John Killough
Co-chair: Kan Wu

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5/4/2018 | Yi Wang, PhD, Mathematics

2:00pm, Blocker, Room 506A, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
The Arveson-Douglas Conjecture

Science
Mathematics

Chair: Guoliang Yu
Co-chair: Ronald Douglas

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5/10/2018 | Xunfei Zhou, PhD, Mechanical Engineering

10:00am, Thompson Hall, Room Rockwell Conference Room, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Analysis, modeling, and prediction of thermal and mechanical behavior of polylactic acid under fused deposition modeling process

College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Chair: Sheng-Jen Hsieh
Co-chair: Bruce Tai

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