Dissertations

STUDENT DISSERTATION ADVISOR YEAR

Yoshimura, Bryce

Theoretical studies for experimental implementation of quantum computing with trapped ions

Jim Freericks

2016

Stimatze, Justin

Simulating Fiber Ordering and Aggregation In Shear Flow Using Dissipative Particle Dynamics

Jeff Urbach

2016

Schoening, Julie Li

Empirical Evidence of Knightian Uncertainty in Equity Markets

Jeff Urbach

2015

Tang, Baoming

Numerical Studies of Correlated Lattice Systems in One and Two Dimensions

Marcos Rigol

2015

Cruz-Rojas, Jesus

Non Equilibrium Electronic Transport in Multilayered Nanostructures

Jim Freericks

2014

Kumar, Pramukta

Shear-Induced Aggregation Dynamics in a Polymer Microrod Suspension

Jeff Urbach

2014

Liu, Yian

Gold Nanoparticle Decorated Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors for Glucose and Gas Sensing

Makarand Paranjape

2014

Dube, Isha

Mechanism of Gas Sensing in Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors

Paola Barbara

2014

Joura, Alexander

Static and Dynamic Properties of Strongly Correlated Lattice Models Under Electric Fields (Dynamical Mean Field Theory Approach)

Jim Freericks

2014

Mbi, Armstrong

Shear-Induced Microscopic and Macroscopic Behavior of a Hard Sphere Glassy Binary Colloidal Silica Suspension Using Confocal Rheology

Daniel Blair

2014

Boyd, Anthony Karol

Nanoscale Gas Sensors and Their Detection Mechanisms: Carbon Nanotubes and Beyond

Paola Barbara

2013

Ge, Yizhi

First-principles Study of Charge Density Waves, Electron-phonon Coupling, and Superconductivity in Transition-metal Dichalcogenides

Amy Liu

2013

He, Kai

Exact Studies of Equilibrium and Nonequilibrium Properties of Correlated Bosons in One-dimensional Lattices

Marcos Rigol

2013

Shen, Wen

Theoretical Description of Nonequilibrium Behavior in Charge Density Wave

Jim Freericks

2013

Arevalo, Richard Carl

Shedding Light on the Nonlinear Stiffening Effect of Sheared Type-I Collagen Networks

Jeff Urbach & Daniel Blair

2013

Hale, Simon Thomas Frederick

Strongly Correlated Multilayer Nanostructures: Longitudinal Charge Transport With Vertex Corrections And Many-Body Effects In Capacitors

Jim Freericks

2012

York, Joseph

Studies of Magnetic Nanoparticle Shape and Size Effects on T2 Relaxation in Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Power Absorption in an Alternating Magnetic Field

Edward Van Keuren

2012

Borjemscaia, Natalia

Hong Ou Mandel Interferometer: A Quantum Measurement Tool

Edward Van Keuren

2012

Baxter, Rebecca

Ocean Wave Slope and Height Retrieval Using Airborne Polarimetric Remote Sensing

Edward Van Keuren

2012

Lucas, Kristin Anne

Exploring New Dielectrics to Improve Switching Speeds of Carbon Nanotube Memory Devices

MS - no advisor

2011

Nishida, Maki

Raman Correlation Spectroscopy : a Feasibility Study of a New Optical Correlation Technique and Development of Multi-Component Nanoparticles Using the Reprecipitation Method

Edward Van Keuren

2011

Benatmane, Mahmoud Nadjib

Development and Application of a Novel Near-Field Microwave Probe for Local Broadband Characterization of Ferromagnetic Resonance

Paola Barbara

2010

Helle, Michael

Radiative Signatures of Electron Acceleration in a Fully Cavitated Laser Plasma Wakefield

Edward Van Keuren

2010

Yang, Yanfei

Quantum Transport and Field-Induced Superconductivity in Carbon Nanotubes

Paola Barbara

2010

Burns, Bradley Justin

Method and Applications of Fiber Synthesis Using Laminar Flow

Edward Van Keuren

2009

Zhou, Jianyun

Fabrication and Functionalization of Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors for Bio-Sensing Applications

Makarand Paranjape

2009

Spinella-Mamo, Vincent Paul

Control of Micro- and Nano- Particles with Eelectric and Magnetic Fields

Makarand Paranjape

2008

Monica, Andrew Hayes

In-Plane Carbon Nanotube Field Emitters for High Temperature Integrated Electronics

Makarand Paranjape

2008