Defense Announcements

10/19/2022 | Daniel Alfonso Penarete Acosta, PHD, Biomedical Engineering

10:00AM, Zoom

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
A MICROFLUIDIC MODEL TO STUDY HOST-MICROBIOTA INTERACTION IN THE COLORECTAL TUMOR MICROENVIRONMENT

Engineering
Biomedical Engineering

Chair: Arul Jayaraman

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10/17/2022 | Caio Medeiros Davi, PHD, Electrical Engineering

1:00PM, Zoom Meeting

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Novel Architectures and Training Algorithms for Deep Neural Networks

Engineering
Electrical & Computer Eng

Chair: Ulisses Braga Neto

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10/14/2022 | Allison Wagner, PHD, Medical Sciences

9:30AM, MREBII 1403

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Splicing Factors Uniquely Regulate Macrophage Immune Responses

Medicine-School
School of Medicine

Chair: Kristin Patrick

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10/14/2022 | Md Kamrul Hasan, PhD, Mechanical Engineering

3:00PM, MEOB 224

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Mechanical characterization of irradiated polymers for medical applications

College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Chair: Matt Pharr

| Direct Link: https://grad.tamu.edu/aggie-life/Defense-Announcements#da231


10/14/2022 | Sean P Cooper, PhD, Mechanical Engineering

1:30PM, Turbomachinery Laboratory

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
High-Temperature Ignition Kinetics of Lubricating Oils

College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Chair: Eric Petersen

| Direct Link: https://grad.tamu.edu/aggie-life/Defense-Announcements#da196


10/7/2022 | Dhavan Divyanshu Sharma, PHD, Biomedical Engineering

11:00AM, ETB 3002, https://tamu.zoom.us/j/91794324383

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
ENGINEERING COMPLETELY BIOLOGICAL AND HIGHLY BIOMIMETIC TISSUE CONSTRUCTS FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE APPLICATIONS

Engineering
Biomedical Engineering

Chair: Feng Zhao

| Direct Link: https://grad.tamu.edu/aggie-life/Defense-Announcements#da270


10/7/2022 | Thomas Janes, MS, Electrical Engineering

3:00PM, Wisenbaker Engineering Building

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
A Mixed-Mode Low-Dropout Regulator with Ultra-Low Quiescent Current and Fast Transient Response

College of Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Chair: Jose Silva-Martinez
Co-Chair: Aydin Karsilayan

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10/4/2022 | Jia Quan Su, PHD, Chemical Engineering

4:00PM, Jack E. Brown Building room 105

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Reliability of Plasma Etched Interconnect Lines and Applications in Solid State Electronic and Optoelectronic Devices

Engineering
Chemical Engineering

Chair: Yue Kuo

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09/30/2022 | Alec Smith, PhD, Industrial Engineering

4:00PM, https://tamu.zoom.us/j/6252964765

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING DROWSY DRIVING AMONG NIGHT-SHIFT NURSES

College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering

Chair: Anthony McDonald
Co-Chair: Farzan Sasangohar

| Direct Link: https://grad.tamu.edu/aggie-life/Defense-Announcements#da230


09/30/2022 | Alec Smith, PhD, Industrial Engineering

4:00PM, Zoom

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO UNDERSTANDING DROWSY DRIVING AMONG NIGHT-SHIFT NURSES

College of Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering

Chair: Anthony McDonald
Co-Chair: Farzan Sasangohar

| Direct Link: https://grad.tamu.edu/aggie-life/Defense-Announcements#da257


09/29/2022 | Min Huang, PhD, Mechanical Engineering

10:00AM, ZACH

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
TESTING OF MEDICAL DEVICES AFTER STERILIZATION BY ELECTRON BEAM, X-RAY, GAMMA, AND PLASMA

College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Chair: David Staack

| Direct Link: https://grad.tamu.edu/aggie-life/Defense-Announcements#da241


09/29/2022 | Lance Michael Graul, PHD, Biomedical Engineering

1:00PM, Emerging Technologies Building, Room 5039

Tentative Title of Thesis / Dissertation / Record of Study:
Quantitative and Qualitative Evaluation of Shape Memory Polymer Polyurethane Foam Biodegradation

Engineering
Biomedical Engineering

Chair: Duncan Maitland

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