Thesis & Dissertations

NAME

YR. GRAD

DEG.

ADVISOR

THESIS/DISSERTATION TITLE

         
 Gagandeep Dhillon 2017, Dec MS Vasudevan  Hydrotreating Tungsten Catalyst for Production of Green Diesel from Biodiesel

 Hossein Mohammadiarani

2017, Oct

PhD

Vashisth

 Simulation Studies of Signaling and Regulatory Proteins

 Jing Lu

2017, June

MS

Barkey

 Adsorption of Benzyl Viologen and Polyethylene Glycol and their Displacement by 3-Mercapto-1-Propanesulfonate During Copper Electrodeposition 

 Barden, D. Ryan

2017, May

MS

Vashisth

 Molecular Dynamics Studies of Biomimetic Membranes

 Deng, Ye

2017, March

PhD

Vasudevan

 Development of Novel Bio- and Heterogeneous Catalysts for the Production of Bio- and Green Diesel

Hemmati, Shohreh

2016-May

PhD

Barkey

Synthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanowire Suspensions for Printable Conductive Media

Liu, Xiameng

2016-Jan

MS

Gupta

 Experimental Investigation of Drop Formation in Co-Flowing Fluid Flow Systems

Mulligan, Tyler

2015-Nov

MS

Vashisth

Molecular Dynamics Studies of Nucleic Acid-Protein Complexes

Zukas, Brian

2014-Dec

MS

Gupta

 Encapsulation of Anti-Traction Material

Carroll, Robert

2014-Dec

PhD

Gupta

 Computational Study of Droplet and Capsule Flow in Channels with Inertial Effects

Castagnaro, Anthony

2014 - Sept

MS

Wu

 Overexpression and Characterization of a Laccase from Geobacillus Thermoglucosidasius

Hintz, Chloe

2014 - April

MS

Goldfarb

 Fabrication of Bio-Based Activated Carbons for Removal of Aqueous Pharmaceuticals

Chang, Rui

2014 - April

MS

Barkey

 A Rotating Ring-Disk Electrode Study of Potential Oscillations During Galvanostatoc Copper Electrodeposition in a Leveler-Accelerant System

Liu, Dongpin

2013-Sept

MS

Barkey

 Potential Oscillation During Galvanostatic Copperelectrodedeposition With A Leveler-Accelerant Additive System

Du, Wenxin

2013-Sept

PhD

Teng

 Ir–Sn and IrRh–SnO2 Nanoparticles as Anode Catalysts for Ethanol Oxidation Fuel Cell Reaction in Acid Medium

Elmoraghy, Marian

2013-May

MS

Farag

 Production of Bio-Jet Fuel from Microalgae

Sundaram, Vibha

2013-May

MEng

Vasudevan

 Short-Cut Design, Simulation and Economic Analysis of a Biodiesel Plant

 Celaya, Ana

2013-May

MS

Goldfarb

 Pyrolysis and Combustion Kinetics of Coal, Locally-Sourced Biomass, and their Blends

Gagnon, Michael

2013-May

PhD

Vasudevan

 Engineering Lipases and Solvents for Trans/Esterification of Used Vegetable Oils

Yeager, Matthew

2012-Dec

MS

Teng

 The Facile Synthesis and Characterization of K0.15 MnO 2 Birnessite Nanosheets and their Proven Electrochemical Capabilities in Asymmetric Pseudocapacitor Systems

Banfield, Ryan

2012-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Study of Electrocatalysis for Direct Alcohol Fuel Cells (DAFC)

Deng, Ye

2012-Sep

MS

Vasudevan

 Transesterification of Waste Vegetable Oil by Thermomyces Lanuginosus Lipase Immobilized on Zeolite ZSM-5

Chai, Jingwen

2012-June

MS

Song

 Multi-Protein Detection of Endothlial Cell Inflammation and Single Cells' Heterogeneity Study

Kreider, Ashleigh

2012-May

PhD

Barkey

 Mechanism of SPS Acceleration in a Peg Containing Copper Plating Bath

Buessing, Li

2012-May

MS

Goldfarb

 Energy from Olive Mill Waste: Pyrolysis and Oxidation Kinetics of Olive Mill Waste

Cui, Yuanyuan

2011-Dec

PhD

Gupta

 A Computational Fluid Dynamics Study of Two-Phase Flow in the Presence of Surfactants

Jia, Xiaoxiong

2011-Dec

MS

Teng

 Synthesis of Cadmium Selenide-Gold Hybrid Nanorods

Iuliucci, Joseph

2011-Dec

MS

Barkey

 Electrical Properties of Growing Porous Anodic Aluminum Oxide Films

Li, Weihua

2011-Dec

MS

Gupta

 Buoyancy Driven Motion of Bubbles in the Presence of Soluble Surfactants

Mulumba, Nkongolo

2010-Sept

MS

Farag

 Production of Biodiesel from Algae

Chen, Yi Hsin

2010-Sept

PhD

Barkey

 A Rotating Ring-Disk Study of Interactions among SPS, Cu (I), and Oxygen

O'Connor Michael

2009-Dec

MS

Gupta

 Enzymatic Reactions in Microdevices

Jones, Paetrice

2009-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Cellulose Hydrolysis by Immobilized T. Reesei Cellulase

Fu, Boyi

2009-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Effect of Solvents and CoSolvents on Lipase Catalyzed Transesterification of Canola Oil

Ibrahim, Sheikh

2009-Sept

MS

Barkey

 Study of Additves Used in Copper Via-Filling Chemistry

Suman, Ekta

2009-May

MS

Carr

 Mathematical and Experimental Analysis of Steady States in a Simple Microvascular Network System

Morgan, Jason

2008-May

MS

Mathur

 Study of Gas Diffusion Layers in Direct Methanol Fuel Cells

Shen, Xiangping

2007-Dec

MS

Vasudevan

 Transesterification of Waste Olive Oil by Candida Lipase

Ferrentino, Justin

2007-Sept

MS

Farag

 Microalgal Oil Extraction and In Situ Transesterification

Gill, Maninder

2007-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Simulation and Control of Processes

Saripalli, Priya

2006-Dec

MS

Vasudevan

 Degradation of Methy Tert Butyl Ether

Bulusu, Vinod

2006-Sept

MS

Gupta

 An experimental study on the buoyancy driven motion of air bubbles in square channels

Coggon, Robert

2006-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Transesterification of triolein by solid catalysts

Dalton, Jason

2005-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Evaluation and modeling of evacuated cryogenic insulations

Zhang, Jian

2005-Dec

MS

Farag

 Zeolite 4A and Zeolite 5A manufacturing process simulation and optimization

Lao, Yingyi

2005-Dec

MS

Carr

 Analysis of blood flow dynamics in a simple microvascular network

Dupont, Alison

2005-Dec

MS

Vasudevan

 Remediation of MTBE in water

Wu, Fan

2005-Dec

PhD

Carr

 Nonlinear dynamics of blood flow in simple microvascular networks

Zhang, Zhongqin

2004-Dec

PhD

Barkey

Nucleation and growth kinetics of tin and tin-silver alloy during initial stages of electrodeposition

Sanchez, Fernando

2004-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Enzyme catalyzed production of biodiesel from olive oil

Koppula, Karuna

2004-Sept

MS

Mathur

 Study of gas diffusion layers in PEM fuel cells

Mannava, Deenal

2004-Sept

MS

Mathur

  Mercury remediation by dielectric barrier discharge

Wu, Aiwen

2003-Dec

PhD

Barkey

 In-situ study of the influence of additives on the growth behavior of copper electrodeposits on copper single crystal

Fu, Yingjing

2003-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Kinetics and optimization of E. coli growth for GFP production

Chen, Zongyuan

2002-Dec

PhD

Mathur

 Nitric oxide reduction by non-thermal plasma and catalysis

Kowal, Margaret

2002-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Braided rope seals

Dong Hua

2002-Sept

MS

Barkey

 Corrosion of copper in acid-sulfate plating baths with additives

Karin Como

2002-May

MS

Vasudevan

 Immobilized Catalase on CoFoam Hydrophilic Polyurethane Composite

William Getchell

2001-May

MS

Barkey

 Kinetic Study of Electrochemical Deposition of Copper Ions on Single Crystal Rotating Ring-Disc Electrodes

Zachary Zguris

2000-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Evacuated Cryogenic Insulation

Clarner, Mark

2000-Sept

MS

Lochhead

 Fabrication of optically functional micro sensors by sol-gel soft lithography

Bailey, Dan

2000-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Tyrosinase Catalyzed Dephenolization

Krause, Michele

2000-Sept

MS

Lochhead

 A Bioactivity Assessment of Micropatterned Silica Fabricated by Sol-Gel Soft Lithography

Yan, Shuo

2000-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Theoretical Modeling of a Rotating Annular Size Exclusion Chromatography Unit and Purification of Porcine Lipase by Hydrophobic Interaction Chromatography

Stubbs, Jeff

2000-May

MS

Sundberg

 The Effect of Initiator Type on Composite Particle Morphologies Produced by Seeded Emulsion Polymerization

Whittum, Jonathan

2000-May

MS

Vasudevan

 Enzyme Catalyzed Polymerizaiton and Precipitation of Aniline from Wastewater

Chadda, Anshul

2000-May

MS

Mathur

 Chemical stability in thermal swing adsorption process for oxygen production

Howell, DeWayne

1999-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Ceramic Filters for Hot Gas Filtration

Shi, Ying

1998-Dec

MS

Barkey

 Rotating ring-disk studies of copper electrodeposition on copper single crystals in acid-sulfate solution with dissolved oxygen and dilute chloride

Li, Chiao Yun

1998-Dec

MS

Farag

 Light biocarriers for biofilm attachment in a fluidized bed for wastewater treatment

Palekar, Ashish

1998-Dec

MS

Vasudevan

 Optimization of continuous purification of lipase by rotating annular size exclusion chromatography

Wu, Qunwei

1998-Dec

PhD

Barkey

  The influence of chloride on interface kinetics and morphology of copper electrodeposits on copper single crystals

Nikolov, Volen

1998-Sept

MS

Farag

 The three-phase inverse fluidized bed: Hydrodynamics and mass transfer studies

Quimby, Joseph

1998-May

MS

Ulrich

 Fume formation rates in gas metal arc welding

Beck, Charles

1997-Dec

MS

Sundberg

  Diffusion Controlled Delivery Of Antifouling Agents From Marine Coatings

Golden, Claire

1997-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Decomposition of refrigerants R-12, R-22 and R-50 by barrier discharge

Xiao, Jewen

1997-Sept

PhD

Carr

 Numerical analysis for blood distribution in complete flow cross-section microvascular networks

Ren, Jianhua

1997-May

MS

Ulrich

  Distribution of particles in welding fumes

David, John

1996-Dec

MS

Mathur

 Thermal swing adsorption process for oxygen production

Rummler, Jeff

1996-Dec

MS

Work Related

 

Wilkinson, Ken

1996-Dec

MS

Vasudevan

 Characterization of supported tungsten sulfide catalyst ex ammonium tetrathiotungstate

Albert, Robert

1996-Dec

PhD

Ulrich

 Fume generation in gas metal arc welding

Genest, Paul

1996-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Continuous purification of porcine lipase by rotating annular size exclusion chromatography

Oberholtzer, Frank

1996-Sept

MS

Barkey

 Interfacial dynamics and dendrite growth velocity in copper electrodeposition

McLarnon, Christopher

1996-May

PhD

Mathur

 Nitrogen Oxide Decomposition By Barrier Discharge

Zhang, Fan

1995-Dec

PhD

Vasudevan

 Characterization of supported molybdenum sulfide catalyst ex ammonium tetrathiomolybdate

Zhou, Tao.

1995-May

MS

Vasudevan

 Kinetics of soluble and microencapsulated enzymatic reaction of cholesterol and cholesterol ester

Gokarn, Yatin

1995-May

MS

Vasudevan

 Deactivation Of Urease In Urea Hydrolysis

Liu, Zhenqiu

1995-May

PhD

Barkey

 Experimental and numerical studies on pattern formation in electrochemical deposition

Li, Luting

1994-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Enzyme catalyzed polymerization and precipitation of phenol from wastewater

Berge, Mark

1994-May

MS

Mathur

 Thermal swing absorption process for oxygen production

Huang, Naijen

1994-May

PhD

Sundberg

  Fundamental studies of grafting reactions in free radical copolymerization

Kotha, Sampurna

1993-Dec

MS

Carr

 Bifurcation dye studies at nominal Reynolds numbers of 10, 50, & 200

Qi, Chunming

1993-Dec

PhD

Farag

 Hydrodynamics and heat transfer of circulating fluidized bed

Mohamed, A. Rahman

1993-May

PhD

Mathur

 Rapid Hydropyrolysis Of Coals For Production Of Liquid Hydrocarbons

Chidgopkar, Vikrant

1993-May

MS

Mathur

 Solar photocatalytic detoxification of aqueous monochlorobenzene, dichlorobenzene and chloroform solutions

Talukdar, Jaideep

1993-May

PhD

Mathur

 Hydrodynamic Studies Of The Flow Of Fine Particles Through A Fluidized Dense Bed Of Coarse Solids

Ren, Shouxian

1992-Dec

PhD

Barkey

 Corrosion Protection Of Metals By Poly(3-Methylthiophene) Coatings

Thakur, Dinesh

1992-Dec

MS

Vasudevan

 Effect of pressure on enzyme stability soluble and supported catalase

Sun, Yueyin

1992-Dec

MS

Barkey

 Viscous fingering in a radial Hele-Shaw cell

Agrawal, Deepak

1992-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Development of expert systems for plastic selection and for capital cost estimation

Haddock, George

1991-Sept

MS

Vasudevan

 Applications of the catalatic and peroxidatic action of catalase

Tsai, Kun-Yung

1991-Sept

PhD

Farag

 Local Heat Transfer To Surfaces Immersed In The Freeboard Region Of A Fluidized Bed

Fu, Wen-Rong

1990-Dec

PhD

Carr

 Computational study of red cell distribution in simple networks

Pangestu, Sugihantoro

1990-Sept

MS

Mathur

 Heat transfer in a lean phase circulating fluidized bed

Bowlin, Gary

1990-Jun

MS

Carr

 Controlling platelet adhesion by controlling the platelet-surface interaction potential energy