Category: New in the Library

New Theses and Dissertations Available

The Graduate School is pleased to announce new theses and dissertations are now available in the J.R. van Pelt and Opie Library from the following programs:

  • Applied Ecology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
  • Geophysics
  • Industrial Archaeology
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics


Richard Basary
Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering
Advisor: Stephen L Kampe
Thesis title: Metal Matrix Composites Using Coconut-Derived Carbon Reinforcement

Joshua Carlson
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering
Advisor: Surendra K Kawatra
Dissertation title: Surface Chemistry of Hematite Slurries

Shreehari Elangovan
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Gregory M Odegard
Dissertation title: Advanced Mechanics of Materials with Microstructure

Jemile Erdem
Master of Science in Geophysics
Advisor: Gregory Phillip Waite
Thesis title: Modeling Temporal Changes in Eruptive Behavior Using Coda Wave Interferometry and Seismo-Acoustic Observations at Fuego Volcano, Guatemala

Geomy George
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Jeffrey Donald Naber
Thesis title: A Study of the Ion Signal and Applications in Evaluating In-Cylinder Engine Parameters

Sean Gohman
Master of Science in Industrial Archaeology
Advisor: Patrick E Martin
Thesis title: A More Favorable Combination of Circumstances Could Hardly Have Been Desired: A Bottom to Top Examination of the Pittsburgh and Boston Mining Company’s Cliff Mine

Daniel Heidfeld
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Wayne W Weaver
Thesis title: Component-Level Dynamic Electrothermal Modeling of Power Electronics

Max Henschell
Master of Science in Applied Ecology
Co-Advisors: David James Flaspohler and Christopher Raymond Webster
Thesis title: Biomass and Birds: Effects of Potential Planted Grassland Biofuel Crops on Plant Productivity and the Grassland Avian Community in the Upper Midwest

Vinaykumar Konduru
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Jeffrey Allen
Thesis title: Static and Dynamic Contact Angle Measurement on Rough Surfaces Using Sessile Drop Profile Analysis with Application to Water Management in Low Temperature Fuel Cells

Ezequiel Medici
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Jeffrey Allen
Dissertation title: Water Transport in Complex, Non-Wetting Porous Layers with Applications to Water Management in Low Temperature Fuel Cells

Jason Moscatello
Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Physics
Advisor: Yoke Khin Yap
Dissertation title: Growth, Modification and Integration of Carbon Nanotubes into Molecular Electronics

Siladitya Pal
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Spandan Maiti
Dissertation title: Modeling Mechanical Response of Heterogeneous Materials

Pragneshkumar Patel
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Desheng Meng
Thesis title: Superhydrophilic Surfaces as Antifouling Biomaterials for Microfluidic Applications

Anna Pereira
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Michele H Miller
Thesis title: Hands-On Ability: Why it Matters and How to Improve It

Christopher Polonowski
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Jeffrey Donald Naber
Dissertation title: Accelerometer Based Measurements of Combustion in an Automotive Turbocharged Diesel Engine

Joshua Richardson
Master of Science in Geophysics
Advisor: Gregory Phillip Waite
Thesis title: Characteristics of Seismic and Acoustic Signals Produced by Calving, Bering Glacier, Alaska

Edwar Romero Ramirez
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Co-Advisors: Robert O Warrington and Michael Robert Neuman
Dissertation title: Energy Harvesting from Body Motion Using Rotational Micro-Generation

Andrew Schafer
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Jeffrey Allen
Thesis title: A Technique for Improved Water Removal from PEM Fuel Cells via Natural Frequency Excitation of Free Surfaces

Tyler Schoenherr
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Gordon G Parker
Thesis title: Modeling, Simulation, and Experimental Studies of Asymmetric Beam Vibration Using the Method of Quadratic Modes

Michael Starrett
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Co-Advisors: Megan C Frost and Michael Robert Neuman
Thesis title: Development of a Wireless Platform to Generate Nitric Oxide for Implanted Biomedical Devices

Alexandra Wrobel
Master of Science in Applied Ecology
Advisor: David James Flaspohler
Thesis title: Golden-Winged Warbler Habitat Model Validation for Northern Wisconsin and Central Minnesota

Ming Xie
Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Physics
Co-Advisors: Yoke Khin Yap and Dieter M Gruen
Dissertation title: Synthesis and Characterization of Advanced Nanomaterials for Energy Applications

Yuejun Yin
Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
Advisor: Yue Li
Dissertation title: Risk Analysis of Light-Frame Wood Construction Due to Multiple Hazards

Christine Zawaski
Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
Advisor: Victor B Busov
Dissertation title: Regulation of Woody Plant Development by Gibberellin Catabolic and Signaling Genes


New Theses and Dissertations Available

The Graduate School is pleased to announce new theses and dissertations are now available in the J.R. van Pelt and Opie Library from the following programs:

  • Applied Ecology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • Rhetoric and Technical Communication

Thomas Daunais
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Paul L Bergstrom
Thesis title: Characterization of OE-414x Siloxanes Through Ellipsometry

Katrina Farren
Doctor of Philosophy in Rhetoric and Technical Communication
Advisor: Heidi L Bostic
Dissertation title: Narrative Identity in Paul Ricoeur and Luce Irigaray: The Circularity Between Self and Other

Moe Folk
Doctor of Philosophy in Rhetoric and Technical Communication
Co-Advisors: Marilyn M Cooper and Erin Marie Smith
Dissertation title: Then a Miracle Occurs: Digital Composition Pedagogy, Expertise, and Style

Mark Romanski
Master of Science in Applied Ecology
Advisor: John Andrew Vucetich
Thesis title: Estimates of Abundance and Predation – The Population Ecology of Beaver in Isle Royale National Park

Kang Xie
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Jaime Andres Camelio
Dissertation title: Analysis, Prediction and Control of Variation Propagation in Non-Linear Sheet Metal Assembly Processes


New Theses and Dissertations Available in the Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce new theses and dissertations from the following programs:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Policy
  • Forest Ecology and Management
  • Forest Science
  • Industrial Archaeology
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

are now available in the J.R. van Pelt and Opie Library.

Gregory Austin
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisors: Jeffrey Donald Naber and John H Johnson
Thesis title: Effects of Biodiesel Blends on Particulate Matter Oxidation in a Catalyzed Particulate Filter during Active Regeneration

Phillip DePetro
Master of Science in Environmental Engineering
Advisor: Martin T Auer
Thesis title: Characterization of Legacy Organic Carbon in a Culturally Eutrophic Lake: The Role of the Historic Carbon Deposition in the Time Course and Extent of Lake Recovery

Brandon Ellefson
Master of Science in Environmental Engineering
Advisor: Martin T Auer
Thesis title: Characterizing the Effects of Turbulence on Sediment Oxygen and Sediment Nitrate Demand Using Flow-Through Reactors

Margot Hutchins
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisors: John W Sutherland and John S Gierke
Dissertation title: Framework, Indicators, and Techniques to Support Decision Making Related to Societal Sustainability

Curtis Kvamme
Master of Science in Forest Ecology and Management
Advisor: Martin F Jurgensen
Thesis title: A Comparison of Ground Cover and Frequency Estimation Methods for Post-Harvest Soil Monitoring

Jason Makela
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Lyon Bradley King
Dissertation title: Re-generable Field Emission Cathodes for Electric Propulsion

Jessica Montcalm
Master of Science in Industrial Archaeology
Advisor: Timothy James Scarlett
Thesis title: A Burning Question: Archaeology at the Davenport Pottery and Technological Adaptation in the Mormon Domain

Michael Oisten
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Paul L Bergstrom
Thesis title: The Use of Porous Silicon Technology Towards the Development of a MEMS Based Chemical Vapor Sensor

Laura Pavlot
Master of Science in Environmental Policy
Advisor: Hugh S Gorman
Thesis title: Silver Spring as a Case Example of Implementing Smart Growth Policies

Jayeeta Sarkar
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Advisor: Devin K Harris
Thesis title: Characterization of the Bond Strength between Ultra High Performance Concrete Bridge Deck Overlays and Concrete Substrates

Harsha Surenahalli
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisors: John H Johnson and Gordon G Parker
Thesis title: A Modeling Study of a Diesel Oxidation Catalyst and Catalyzed Particulate Filter During Loading and Active Regeneration

Erik Westlund
Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences
Advisor: Donald L Kreher
Dissertation title: Hamilton Decompositions of 6-Regular Abelian Cayley Graphs

Jill Witt
Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Science
Advisor: Christopher Raymond Webster
Dissertation title: Patch Selection by Wintering White-Tailed Deer: Consequences for Eastern Hemlock Regeneration at Local and Landscape Scales


New theses and dissertations in Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce new theses and dissertations from the following programs:

  • Applied Ecology
  • Applied Natural Resource Economics
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
  • Geology
  • Mineral Economics
  • Rhetoric and Technical Communication

are now available in the J.R. van Pelt and Opie Library.

Edward Anino
Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
Co-advisors: Chung-Jui Tsai and Scott A Harding
Dissertation title: Characterization of Populus tremuloides Caffeic Acid O-methyltransferase and 4-Coumarate:CoA Ligase Gene Promoters to Identify Regulatory Elements

Steven Bailey
Doctor of Philosophy in Rhetoric and Technical Communication
Advisor:Nancy M Grimm
Dissertation title: Writing Center Handbooks and Travel Guidebooks: Redesigning Instructional Texts for Multicultural, Multilingual, and Multinational Contexts

Sigridur Bjarnadottir
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Advisor:Yue Li
Thesis title: An Evaluation of the Impacts of Climate Change on Hurricane Damage Risks and Adaptation Strategies

Han-Yi Chen
Master of Science in Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
Co-advisors: Chung-Jui Tsai and Scott A Harding
Thesis title: Characterization of Two Distinct 4-coumarate:CoA ligase(4CL) Genes in Loblolly Pine (Pinus taeda)

Marika Dalton
Doctor of Philosophy in Geology
Advisor:Iain Matthew Watson
Dissertation title: Understanding Volcanic Processes Using UV Camera Measurements of Sulfur Dioxide and Coincident Infrasound and Seismicity

Ganbaatar Davaadorj
Master of Science in Applied Natural Resource Economics
Co-advisors: Mark C Roberts and Gary A Campbell
Thesis title: Long-Term Copper Price and Valuation of a Mining Project with Real Options

Steven Johnson
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Advisor:Pushpalatha P N Murthy
Dissertation title: Heterologous Expression of Alkaline Phytase from Lily Pollen in Bacteria and Yeast

Xiaoxue Liu
Master of Science in Applied Natural Resource Economics
Advisor:Mark C Roberts
Thesis title: Are Gold and Oil Prices Reliable Leading Indicators of US Inflation?

Stephen Lyke
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering
Advisor:Michael C Roggemann
Dissertation title: Statistics of the Received Power for Free Space Optical Channels

Emily McCarthy
Doctor of Philosophy in Geology
Advisor:Iain Matthew Watson
Dissertation title: Quantification of Volcanogenic Water Vapor Using the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS)

Matthew Metz
Master of Science in Applied Ecology
Advisor:John Andrew Vucetich
Thesis title: Seasonal Patterns in Foraging and Predation of Gray Wolves in Yellowstone National Park

Andrea Munoz Hernandez
Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering
Advisor:Alex S Mayer
Dissertation title: Integrated Hydrologic-Economic-Institutional Water Model for the Rio Yaqui Basin, Sonora, Mexico

Kristopher Nitz
Master of Science in Biological Sciences
Advisor:Casey J Huckins
Thesis title: Environmental Factors Related to Adfluvial Migration by Coaster Brook Trout in the Salmon Trout River in Northern Michigan

Soumyashree Sreehari
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Advisor:Rudy L Luck
Dissertation title: Syntheses and Characterizations of Monomeric Mo(VI)Complexes with Bidentate Phosphine Oxide Ligands and Dimeric and Tetrameric Mo(V) Clusters with Benzoic Acid and Phosphinic Acid Derivatives

Daniel Sterk
Master of Science in Mineral Economics
Co-advisors: Gary A Campbell and Mark C Roberts
Thesis title: Gold Price and the Future of the Homestake Mine


New theses and dissertations in Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the following theses and dissertations are now available in the J.R. van Pelt and Opie Library:

Haiying He
Doctor of Philosophy in Physics
Advisor: Ravindra Pandey
Dissertation title: Electron Transport in Molecular Systems

Fei Lin
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Mohan D Rao
Dissertation title: Vibro-Acoustical Analysis and Design of a Multiple-Layer Constrained Viscoelastic Damping Structure

Christopher Nelson
Master of Science in Industrial Archaeology
Advisor: Larry D Lankton
Thesis title: The C.R. Patterson and Sons Company of Greenfield, Ohio: Survival and Adaptation of a Back-Owned Company in the Vehicle Building Industry, 1865-1939

Brandon Rouse
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Jeffrey Donald Naber
Thesis title: Part Load Combustion Characterization of Ethanol-Gasoline Fuel Blends in a Single Cylinder Spark Ignition Direct Injection Variable Cam Timing Variable Compression Ratio Engine

Karl Walczak
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Craig R Friedrich
Dissertation title: Immobilizing Bacteriorhodopsin on a Single Electron Transistor


New theses and dissertations

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the following thesis and dissertations are now available in the J.R. van Pelt and Opie Library:

Nicholas Krom
Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences
Advisor: Ramakrishna Wusirika
Dissertation title: An Arrangement of Gene Pairs, Retrotransposon Insertions, and Regulation of Gene Expression in Plants

Russell Lutch
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Advisor: Devin K Harris
Thesis title: Capacity Optimization of a Prestressed Concrete Railroad Tie

Jason Sommerville
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Lyon Bradley King
Dissertation title: Hall-Effect Thruster-Cathode Coupling: The Effect of Cathode Position and Magnetic Field Topology


New Theses and Dissertations in the Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the arrival of new theses and dissertations from our recent graduates in the J. R. Van Pelt Library and John and Ruanne Opie Library.  The names of our graduates, their degrees, advisors, and titles of their research are listed below.

Brian Beachy
Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Science
Advisor: Andrew J Storer
Dissertation title: Impacts of the Exotic Beech Bark Disease Complex in Michigan

Jessica Beachy
Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Science
Advisor: Andrew John Storer
Dissertation title: The Development of Trapping, Survey and Educational Tools for the Exotic Invasive Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilusplanipennis Fairmaire) (Coleoptera: Buprestidae)

Luke Bowman
Master of Science in Geology
Advisor: William I Rose
Thesis title: Community Perceptions of an NGO’s Impact on Disaster Preparedness in Los Planes de La Laguna, Santa Ana Volcano, El Salvador

Venkat Donuru
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry
Advisor: Haiying Liu
Dissertation title: Design and Synthesis of Novel BODIPY Polymeric Dyes, and Redox-active Tetrathiafulvalene-Carbohydrate Conjugates for Potential Biosensing Applications

Chad Fortin
Master of Science in Applied Ecology
Coadvisors: Christopher Raymond Webster and David James Flaspohler
Thesis title: Floristic Quality as a Potential Driver of Vegetative Diversity-Productivity Relationships and Arthropod Habitat in Restored Grasslands

Bryan Franklin
Master of Science in Computer Science
Advisor: Steven R Seidel
Thesis title: Analysis and Performance of a UPC Implementation of a Parallel Longest Common Subsequence Algorithm

Valerie Fuchs
Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering
Coadvisors: John S Gierke and James R Mihelcic
Dissertation title: Nitrogen Removal and Sustainability of Vertical Flow Constructed Wetlands for Small Scale Wastewater Treatment

Alex Joseph Varghese
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Paul L Bergstrom
Thesis title: Fabrication of Piezo Resistive Strain Sensor for Orthopedic Fracture Implant System

Jodi Lehman
Doctor of Philosophy in Rhetoric and Technical Communication
Advisor: Patricia J Sotirin
Dissertation title: International Teachers in the American Classroom: Deposing the Myth of Monolingualism

Ruben Otoniel Matias Gomez
Master of Science in Geology
Advisor: William I Rose
Thesis title: Volcanological Map of the 1961-2009 Eruption of Volcande Pacaya, Guatemala

Julian Mills-Beale
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Advisor: Zhanping You
Thesis title: New Test Procedures for Aggregate Specific Gravities and Absorption

Srichand Pendyala
Master of Science in Computer Science
Advisor: Robert Louis Pastel
Thesis title: Sketch Recognition through Shape Based Interaction

Ratul Saha
Doctor of Philosophy in Biological Sciences
Advisor: Susan T Bagley
Dissertation title: UV Disinfection of Metalworking Fluids: Analysis Using Molecular Tools

Steven Vormwald
Master of Science in Computer Science
Advisor: Steven M Carr
Thesis title: Predicting Remote Reuse Distance Patterns in Unified Parallel C Applications

Fuyu Xu
Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
Advisor: Chandrashekhar Pralhad Joshi
Dissertation title: Molecular Mechanism of Cellulose Biosynthesis in Plants


New Theses and Dissertations in the Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the arrival of new theses and dissertations from our recent graduates in the J. R. Van Pelt Library and John and Ruanne Opie Library.  The names of our graduates, their degrees, advisors, and titles of their research are listed below.

Himanshu Bahirat
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Bruce Mork
Thesis title: Transient Recovery Voltages in Shunt Capacitor Bank Installations

Shu Wei Goh
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Advisor: Zhanping You
Thesis title: Development of Specifications for the Superpave Simple Performance Tests

Nicholas Peterson
Master of Science in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Michael C Roggemann
Thesis title: Pulse Polarization Radar for Determining Spatial and Material Information about a Target in Orbit


New Theses and Dissertations in the Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the arrival of new theses and dissertations from our recent graduates in the J. R. Van Pelt Library and John and Ruanne Opie Library.  The names of our graduates, their degrees, advisors, and titles of their research are listed below.

Joshua Carlson
Master of Science in Chemical Engineering
Advisor: Surendra K Kawatra
Thesis title: Effects of Particle Shape, Particle Size, Composition and Zeta Potential on Filtration at an Iron Ore Concentrator

James Diaz-Gonzalez
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Gordon G Parker
Dissertation title: Closed Loop Docking with a Nearly Periodic Moving Target

Mark Griep
Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Advisor: Craig R Friedrich
Dissertation title: Quantum Dot / Optical Protein Bio-Nano Hybrid System Biosensing

Cameron Hartnell
Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Heritage and Archaeology
Advisor: Patrick E Martin
Dissertation title: Arctic Network Builders: The Arctic Coal Company’s Operations on Spitsbergen and its Relationship with the Environment

Jill Jensen
Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering
Advisor: David R Shonnard
Dissertation title: Cellulosic Ethanol: Optimization of Dilute Acid and Enzymatic Hydrolysis Processing of Forest Resources and Switchgrass

Parimal Kar
Doctor of Philosophy in Physics
Advisor: Ulrich Hans Ewald Hansmann
Dissertation title: Proteins in Silico-Modeling and Sampling

Robert Lothschutz
Master of Science in Civil Engineering
Advisor: Jacob Eskel Hiller
Thesis title: Back-Calculation of Effective Built-In Temperature Difference in Jointed Plain Concrete Pavement

Lisa Rouse
Master of Science in Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
Advisor: Andrew J Burton
Thesis title: Early season ozone uptake is important for determining ozone tolerance in two trembling aspen clones

Tara Swanson
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Craig R Friedrich
Thesis title: Titanium Surface Morphologies and their Effect on Vancomycin Loading and Release Profiles for Orthopedic Applications

Xuexia Wang
Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematical Sciences
Advisor: Shuanglin Zhang
Dissertation title: Genetic Association Studies Considering LD Information and Genome-Wide Application

Wei Wang
Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering
Advisor: Timothy J Schulz
Dissertation title: Estimation of the Degree of Polarization through Computational Sensing

Andrew Willemsen
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Mohan D Rao
Thesis title: Objective Metric for Assessing the Perceived Annoyance of Impulsive Sounds

Ziyou Zhou
Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering Physics
Advisor: Miguel Levy
Dissertation title: Metal-Oxide Film and Photonic Structures for Integrated Device Applications


New theses and dissertations in the Library

The Graduate School is pleased to announce the arrival of new theses and dissertations in the Van Pelt and Opie Library.

Stephanie Groves
Master of Science in Biological Sciences
Advisor: Susan T Bagley
Thesis title: Optimization of Ethanol Production by Yeasts from Lignocellulosic Feedstocks

Juan Morinelly
Master of Science in Chemical Engineering
Advisor: David R Shonnard
Thesis title: Dilute Acid Pretreatment of Lignocellulosic Biomass from Forest Resources: Kinetic Characterization of Xylose Monomer and Oligomer Concentrations and Reactor Performance Mathematical Modeling

Madhana Sunder
Doctor of Philosophy in Materials Science and Engineering
Advisor: Peter Dane Moran
Dissertation title: Growth of Heteroepitaxial Single Crystal Lead Magnesium Niobate-Lead Titanate Thin Films on R-Plane Sapphire Substrates

Andrew Waisanen
Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Advisor: Jason R Blough
Thesis title: The Application of Experimental Transfer Path Analysis to the Identification of Vehicle Sensitivity to Tire Cavity Resonance

Peipei Zhao
Master of Science in Applied Natural Resource Economics
Advisor: Mark C Roberts
Thesis title: Duration and Co-Movement Analysis of Energy Price Cycles