Dissertations

Student Dissertation Advisor Year
Wensman, Johnathan The Use of Gallium Nitride as a Scintillator in a Fast Neutron Spectrometer John Currie 2019
Cohn, Jeffrey Gaining a Deeper Understanding of Nature with Quantum Simulators and Quantum Computers Jim Freericks 2019
DiCamillo, Kyle Fabrication, Characterization, and Functionalization of MoTe2 Field Effect Transistors for Gas Sensing Applications Makarand Paranjape 2019
Hankins, Andrew Investigating Defects in the Sensing Mechanism of Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistors Makarand Paranjape 2019
Han, Peize Creating Optoelectronic Devices from Atomically Thin Materials Grown by Chemical Vapor Deposition Paola Barbara 2019
Najafi, Khadijeh Nonlinear Response Of Strongly Interacting Quantum Systems in Nonequilibrium Jim Freericks 2018
Albertini, Oliver First-Principles Study of Charge Density Waves and Electron-Phonon Coupling in Transition Metal Dichalcogenides, and Magnetism of Surface Adatoms Amy Liu 2017
Tabatabai, A. Pasha I Celebrate My Silk, and Shear My Silk: Assembly and Rheology of Reconstituted Silk Protein Daniel Blair 2017
Zhao, Chen Particle Formation and Growth for Small Molecules and Polymers by Nanoprecipitation Edward Van Keuren 2017
Li, Tingting Creating Multi-Component Nanoparticles Using Nanoprecipitation Edward Van Keuren 2017
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