Announcements of Ph.D. Dissertation Defense


Name (last, first, M.I.) Program Title and Abstracts Location Date and Time
Name (last, first, M.I.) Program Title and Abstracts Location Date and Time
Sun, Hui Public Policy The Impact of Medicare's Per Diem Prospective Payment System on Psychiatric Inpatients: an empirical study on length of stay betweeen Maryland and New Jersey psychiatric inpatients PUP 451 07/17/2014 3:00 pm
Dandois, Jonathan P. Geography and Environmental Systems Remote Sensing of Vegetation Structure Using Computer Vision Sondheim 001 07/07/2014 10:00 am
Venkatasubramaniam, Arundhathi K. Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Engineering Tools to Analyze beta-amyloid's effect on cellular mechanisms linked to the neurodegeneration observed in Alzheimer's disease ITE 456 06/27/2014 1:30 pm
Zhang, Zuotang Language, Literacy, and Culture An Ethnography of Traditional Rural Folk Funeral Practice in Northwestern China Shriver Center Conference Room: PUP 107 06/25/2014 3:30 pm
Westin, Anna M. L. Human Services Psychology Youth Adjustment in the Context of Neighborhood Disadvantage: A Focus on Stress, Coping, and Mental Health Math/Psychology 322 06/25/2014 12:00 pm
Shah, Mauli T. Human Services Psychology The Role of Negative Affect in the Relation Between Perceived Neighborhood Disorder and Self-Reported Sleep in the Healthy Aging in Neighbourhoods of Diversity Across the Life Span Study Math/Psychology 322 06/19/2014 10:00 am
Greene, Preston A. Human Services Psychology How and When Implicit Attitudes About Smoking Affect Decision Making in the Personal Process of Smoking Cessation MP 322A 06/09/2014 11:00 am
Guha, Nilabja Statistics Bayesian Estimation Under Shape Restriction and Some Deconvolution Problems 06/06/2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Browder, Christopher T. LLC English Learners with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education: Risk and Resilience in Educational Outcome Sherman hall 422 05/30/2014 2:00 pm
Lee, Hye-Sook LLC The Intersection between Professional Development and Professional Learning Communities: Working Towards Improving the Educational Experiences of English Learners Sherman Hall 422 05/30/2014 12:00 pm
Han, Lushan Computer Science Schema Free Querying of Semantic Data ITE 325B 05/23/2014 10:00 am
Qian, Huimin Human-Centered Computing Improving Access to Mobile Technologies Using Tactile Feedback ITE 459 05/19/2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Yu, Wei Applied Developmental Psychology Predictors of Social Withdrawl and Internalizing Problems in Chinese Floating Population Children 05/19/2014
Pak, Jinie Information Systems Detecting Decepton in Computer Mediated Communcation: A Social Structural Perspective ITE 459 05/16/2014 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Rahayu, Ahmad Information Systems Perceived Faultline Impact in Temporary Distributed Teams: Examining the Role of Norms of Technology Use ITE 459 05/15/2014 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Aulov Oleg Human Sensor Networks: Extracting Quantifiable Information from Social Media for use in Geophysical Modeling and Mitigation during Natural and Human-Caused Disaster ITE 346 05/14/2014 11:00 am
Yahyazadehfar, Mobin Mechanical Engineering An Investigation on the Crack Growth Resistance of Human Tooth Enamel: Anisotropy, Microstructure and Toughening ECS 210 I 05/2/2014 12:30 pm
Greene, Jamie Public Policy Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Nursing Care Clinic Model in the Ambulatory Setting Public Policy, room 451 04/28/2014 2:30 pm
Trott, David W. Applied Mathematics Topheavy and Special Bishop-Phelps Cones, Lyapunov Rank, and Related Topics MP 104 04/25/2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Du, Wei Electrical Engineering Feature Extraction and Fusion for Supervised and Semi-supervised Classification ITE 325B 04/24/2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hamilton Lopez, Marianne E. Public Policy Setting Welfare Agenda: A Qualitative Analysis of the Reauthorization of TANF PUP 451 04/24/2014 2:00 pm
Stockwell, Ian J. Public Policy Predicting Stable and Cost Effective Medicaid Nursing Home Transitions PUP 451 04/23/2014 2:30 pm
Sun, Yanan Information Systems Tensor-based Spatio-Temporal Outlier Detection in Large Datasets ITE 459 04/23/2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mbodi, Malick Statistics Ellipsoidal Tolerance Regions and Simultaneous Tolerance Intervals for Some Multivariate Normal Populations ITE 456 04/22/2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mcneely, Jessica M. Human Services Psychology Associations of Dietary Sodium Intake and Hyperglycemia on Resting and Stress-Reactive Blood Pressure and Underlying Hemodynamics in Blacks and Whites MP 322 04/22/2014 10:00 am
Paylor, Andrew W. Electrical Engineering Second Order Statistics Targets-Specified Virtual Dimensionality ITE 325B 04/21/2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Buhler, Lynn L. Human Services Psychology Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing with Adults with Intellectual Disability Conference Room, Psychology Department 04/21/2014 12:30 pm
Schultz, Robert C. Electrical Engineering Progressive Band Processing for Hyperspectral Imaging ITE 325B 04/21/2014 10:00 am
Scaletti, Laura A. Applied Developmental Psychology Differential Susceptibility in Prenatally Drug Exposed Youth: Positive Parenting as a Moderator of Socioemotional Reactivity Over Time MP 322A 04/18/2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cameron, Evan G. Biological Sciences Molecular Determinants of Melanopsin Signaling and Deactivation CHEM 120 04/18/2014 1:30 pm
El Omar Samir LLC The Impact of Computer Assisted Language Learning Adhering to the National Standards of Foreign Language Learning: A Focus on Modern Standard Arabic at the University Level LLC Conference Room, Sherman Hall Building 04/18/2014 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rosebrock III, Joseph Adrian Computer Science A Rapidly Deployable Image Classification System Using Feature Views ITE 325 04/18/2014 9:00 am
Bradley, Damon C. CSEE On the Detection of Radio Frequency Interference in Spaceborne Microwave Radiometers using Negentropy Approximations and Complex Kurtosis Coefficients as Test Statistics ITE 456 04/17/2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Chen, Shih-Yu Electrical Engineering Algorithm Design and Analysis for Finding Endmembers in Hyperspectral Imagery ITE 363 04/16/2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Zimmer, Zachary Statistics Tolerance Interval Under Some Discrete Models, Zero-inflated Models and Mixture Models MP 401 04/14/2014 10:30 pm - 12:30 pm
Jacobs, Justin W. Statistics Nonparametric Bayesian Density Estimation on Riemannian Manifolds COMM 331 04/11/2014 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Holder, Robert H. Computer Science Rapid Replanning Through Offline Analysis of Potential Plan Disruptors ITE 325B 04/11/2014 2:00 pm
Pucino, Amy L. Language, Literacy, and Culture A mixed-methods exploration: Refugees' caring relationships as a source of social capital Academic IV, LLC Conference Room, ACIV 04/09/2014 1:30 pm
Vallejo Monsalve, Felipe A. Applied Physics Modeling and design of lossy waveguide structures for generation of broadband terahertz pulses through difference frequency mixing Physics 401 04/09/2014 9:00 am
Pucino, Amy L. Language,Literacy, and Culture A mixed-methods exploration: Refugees' caring relationships as a source of social capital Academic IV, LLC Conference 04/07/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Penniston, Thomas A. Language,Literacy, and Culture The Impacts of Service-Learning Participation upon Post-Secondary Students' Academic, Personal, and Social Development PUP 107 04/07/2014 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Reed, Autumn M. Language, Literacy, and Culture Whose Agenda is it Anyway?: American News Coverage of the "Honor killing" of Noor Faleh Almaleki and the Discursive Construction of Boundaries Sherman Hall A-Wing, Room 422 2000000000114/7/2014 9:30 am
Zhu, Shaojian Human Centered Computing A Quantitative Quality Control Model for Parallel and Distributed Crowdsourcing Tasks ITE 459 04/04/2014 1:00 pm
Merner, Laura M. Geography and Environmental Power and Knowledge: Flood Hazard in the Coalfields of Southern West Virginia Sondheim 001/210 20000000001104/04/2014 9:00 am
Misra, Arpit Public Policy The Impact of Insurance Types on Work Experience and Medical Utilization of Diabetics Public Policy Bldg - Room 451 20000000001104/02/2014 1:30 pm
Zimmermann, Sarah C. Chemistry Carbocyclic Fleximers: The Design and Synthesis of a Novel Class of Carbocyclic Nucleosides Meyerhoff 120 20000000001104/01/2014 2:30 pm
Hamlin, Kevin J. Public Policy The Implementation of Maryland's Bridge Plan for Academic Validation Policy in Anne Arundel County Public School Public Policy Building, Room 451 20000000001104/01/2014 12:30 pm
Howard, James P. PUBL Social Benefits and Costs of the National Flood Insurance Program PUP 451 2000000000113/31/2014 10:00 am
Manuchehrabadi, Navid Mechanical Engineering Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Laser Phototermal Therapy for Prostate Cancer Treatment Using Gold Nanorods Mechanical Engineering conference room 2000000000113/28/2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cornwell, David J. Applied Math Amplified Quantum Transforms ITE 346 2000000000113/26/2014 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Linville, Heather A. Language, Literacy, and Culture A Mixed Methods Investigation of ESOL Teacher Advocacy: "It's not going in and just teaching English" LLC Conference Room, 4th Floor, Sherman Hall 2000000000113/13/2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Raim, Andrew M. STAT Computational Methods in Finite Mixtures using Approximate Information and Regression Linked to the Mixture Mean MP 401 2000000000112/14/2014 2:00 pm
Goudarzi, Navid Mechanical Engineering Wind Resource Assessment Analysis, Variable Electromotive-force Generators in Hybrid Vehicles and Wind Turbines, and Wind Tower Technology for Residential Power Generation ENGR 2101, ME Conference Room 20000000001102/11/2014 3:00 pm
Lynn, Margaret Cecere Public Policy Difficult Decisions: An Evaluation of the Jane Doe Sexual Reporting Policy PUP 451 2000000000102/7/2014 1:00 pm
Brown, Andrew C. Chemistry and Biochemistry Quantitation, Comparison, and Persistence of the Diazonium Ion Derived Purine Adducts in DNA of Three Cyclic Nitrosamines in Cells Myerhoff Building, Room 120 2000000000091/31/2014 2:00 pm
Demarco, Mary Kay Public Policy Factors Influencing Registered Nurses' Choice of Graduate Program Concentration and Career Intent Public Policy, room 451 2000000000081/29/2014 1:00 pm
Brocato, Nicole Whyms Human Services Psychological Information gathered by retrospective emotional frequency self-report items in children Math/Psychology 3rd floor conference room 2000000000071/24/2014 11:30 am
Morris, Christopher J. Computer Science Multi-Modal Saliency Fusion for Illustrative Image Enhancement Vangough Lab (ITE 365 & 352) 2000000000061/15/2014 10:30 am
Scheibler, Jill E. Human Services Psychological Constructing Change that Lasts: A Grounded Theory Study of Community-Based Arts' Creation of Social Impacts Math/Psychology 322A 20000000000512/17/2013 4:00 pm - 6 :00pm
Earley, Michael D. Human Services Psychological The Development, Validation, & Pilot Testing of an Instrument for Coding the Client Experience of Being Listened To Psychological Dept. Conference Room 20000000000412/13/2013 1:00pm
Gordes, Karen L. Public Policy An Evaluation of the Impact of Obesity Related Legislation Public Policy Building 20000000000312/10/2013
Dos Santos Pinto, Nuno, J Chemical Engineering Novel Hybrid Chromatofocusing Methods for Protein Purification TRC building, Room 206 20000000000212/08/2013 10:00am
Aladiev, Valery Mechanical Engineering Damage and Crack Detection Methods Based on the Vibrational Chacteristics of Damaged and Cracked Cantilever Beams ME conference room (ENG0210I) 20000000000112/02/2013 10:00am - 1:00pm
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