Defense Announcements

2/24/2017 | Reed Stubbendieck, PhD, Genetics

1:00pm, Biochemistry & Biophysics, Room 106A, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Discovering Linearmycins in Bacterial Competition: Lysis, Autolysis, and Resistance

Agriculture and Life Sciences
Genetics

Chair: Paul Straight

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2/27/2017 | Anna Marie Christianson, PhD, Chemistry

2:00pm, Chemistry, Room 2101, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Organoantimony and Organophosphorus Compounds for Chemical Sensing: Toward Designed Fluorimetric and Colorimetric Responses

Science
Chemistry

Chair: Francois Gabbai

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2/27/2017 | Qifei Huang, PhD, Geology

2:30pm, Halbouty, Room 354, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Geological control on permeability heterogeneity in deep dolomitized carbonate rocks

Geosciences
Geology and Geophysics

Chair: Yuefeng Sun

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2/28/2017 | Ryan Thomas Leach, MA, History

1:00pm, Glasscock, Room Conference Room, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
A Matter of Perspective: A Comparative Analysis of Field Grade and General Officer Lesson Learning

Liberal Arts
History

Chair: Brian Linn

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2/28/2017 | Michael E Evans, PhD, Oceanography

2:00pm, Eller Oceanography & Meteorology (O&M) Building, Room 1209, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Studying Antarctic Ordinary Chondrite (OC) and Miller Range (MIL) Nakhlite Meteorites to Assess Carbonate Formation on Earth and Mars

Geosciences
Oceanography

Chair: Piers Chapman
Co-chair: Paul Niles

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3/2/2017 | Soongeol Kwon, PhD, Industrial Engineering

9:00am, Emerging Technologies Building (ETB), Room 3027, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Demand-Side Management for Energy-Efficient Data Center Operations with Renewable Energy and Demand Response

Dwight Look College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering

Chair: Natarajan Gautam

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3/2/2017 | Furong Li, PhD, Statistics

11:00am, Blocker, Room 447, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Statistical Inference for Large Spatial Data

Science
Statistics

Chair: Huiyan Li

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3/3/2017 | Kayla Michelle Cline, PhD, Health Policy and Management

10:00am, SPH, Room 108, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Surgical Case Duration, Hospital Surgical Volume, and Profitability

Public Health
Health Policy and Management

Chair: Tiffany Radcliff

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3/3/2017 | Karthik Chamakura, PhD, Biochemistry

1:30pm, Biochemistry and Bipphysics, Room 106A, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
EVOLVED TO BREAK FREE: EVOLUTION AND DIVERSITY IN SINGLE GENE LYSIS

Agriculture and Life Sciences
Biochemistry and Biophysics

Chair: Ry Young
Co-chair: Karthik Chamakura

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3/8/2017 | Zachary Merritt Prince, MS, Nuclear Engineering

11:00am, ANIN, Room 304, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Improved Quasi-Static Methods for Time-Dependent Neutron Diffusion and Implementation in Rattlesnake

Dwight Look College of Engineering
Nuclear Engineering

Chair: Jean Ragusa

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3/9/2017 | Huilei Zhao, PhD, Mechanical Engineering

12:00pm, Mechanical Engineering Office Building, Room 224, College Station

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Innovative nanomaterials for efficient CO2 photocatalytic conversion to fuels

Dwight Look College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Chair: Ying Li

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