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Oral Defense Dates

Upcoming Oral Defense Dates
First Name Last Name Program Dissertation Title Date and Time Location Chair
Shin-Rong Wu Immunology Sec22b Knockout Mice Offer Novel Insights into Embryonic Development and Antigen Cross-Presentation 00Monday, June 26, 2017, 2:00 pm BSRB SEMINAR ROOMS A,B,C Pavan R Reddy
Michael Gelman Economics Understanding Household Consumption and Saving Behavior using Account Data 01Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 2:00 pm 267 LORCH HALL Matthew D Shapiro
Adam Duran Aerospace Engineering Multiscale Modeling of Shock Wave Propagation through High Energetic Composites 02Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 9:30 am TBD Veera Sundararaghavan
Nephi Johnson Civil Engineering Global and Local Sensing Methods for Structural Health Assessment with Application to Naval and Civil Structures 03Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 11:00 am 2029 GG Brown Building Jerome P Lynch
Jan Fischer Educational Studies Examining forms and frames for science teacher learning related to large-scale reforms: A multi-manuscript dissertation 04Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 1:00 pm Room 1322 - Tribute Room, SEB Barry Jay Fishman
Yong Lim Electrical Engineering Energy Efficient Pipeline ADCS Using Ring Amplifiers 05Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 2:00 pm 3316 EECS Michael Flynn
Sophia Hunt History Grasping the Gulf : Conquest and Indigenous Power from Florida to Yucatan in the Age of Revolutions 06Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 2:00 pm 3512 HAVEN HALL Gregory E Dowd and Rebecca J Scott
Colin Quinn Anthropology The Crucible of Complexity: Community Organization and Social Change in Bronze Age Transylvania (2700-1320 BC) 07Thursday, June 29, 2017, 10:00 am 2015 RUTHVEN MUSEUMS BUILDING John M O'Shea
Juanita Bernal Benavides Romance Language & Lit Spanish The Secret History of Paramilitarism: Capitalist Insurrections in Colombia?s 20th and 21st Centuries 08Thursday, June 29, 2017, 10:00 am RLL Library Gareth Williams
Angela Perez-Villa History & Women's Studies Disorderly Love: Illicit Friendships, Violence, and Law in a Slave Society at War, Popayan-Colombia, 1809-1830 09Thursday, June 29, 2017, 10:00 am G240 WOMEN'S STUDIES BUILDING Sueann Caulfield
Victor Wu Industrial & Operations Eng Non-Convex Problems in Radiotherapy Treatment Planning Optimization 10Friday, June 30, 2017, 11:00 am IOE 2717 Marina A Epelman and Edwin Romeijn
Andrew Litten Public Policy & Economics Three Essays in the Public Finance of Education 11Friday, June 30, 2017, 1:00 pm WEILL HALL ROOM 5240 Susan Marie Dynarski and James R Hines Jr
Hannah Giasson Psychology Self-Perceptions of Aging and Activity Engagement: Linking Positive and Negative Appraisals to Behavior 12Monday, July 3, 2017, 2:00 pm 1440 ISR Toni C Antonucci and Jacqui Smith
Brian Devour Astronomy & Astrophysics Dust and its Effects on Measures of Galaxy Properties 13Wednesday, July 5, 2017, 10:00 am WEST HALL ROOM 411 Eric F Bell
Yong Xiao Civil Engineering Three-Dimensional Reconstruction and Modeling Using Low-Cost Sensors for Automation and Robotics Applications in Construction 14Wednesday, July 5, 2017, 10:00 am 2029 GGB Vineet Rajendra Kamat
Francisco Alvarado Guillen Molec & Integrative Physiology Mechanisms of Ryanodine Receptor 2 Regulation in Cardiac Pathophysiology 15Thursday, July 6, 2017, 10:00 am KAHN AUDITORIUN BSRB Hector Valdivia
Rebekah Martin Molecular & Cellular Pathology Identification of clinical and bacterial genetic risk factors associated with Klebsiella pneumoniae infection 16Thursday, July 6, 2017, 12:00 pm 3330 Med Sci I Michael Abbott Bachman
Eunsoo Kim Business Administration Essays on Business Networks in the Multi-level Marketing Industry 17Thursday, July 6, 2017, 1:00 pm R5020 Puneet Manchanda
Uttam Paudel Physics Mode Engineering of Single Photons From Cavity Spontaneous Parametric Down-Conversion Source and Quantum Dots 18Friday, July 7, 2017, 10:00 am 335 WEST HALL Duncan G Steel
Matthew Jenior Microbiology & Immunology Nutrient Niche Space of Clostridium difficile Across Susceptible Microbiomes and the Impact of Infection on Metabolism of the Murine Cecal Microbiota 19Friday, July 7, 2017, 10:00 am 3330 MED SCI I Patrick D Schloss
Luke Peterson Chemistry New Developments in Heterocycle Synthesis: Applications of an Anti-Aminopalladation Mechanism 20Friday, July 7, 2017, 10:00 am CHEMISTRY 1300 John P Wolfe
Cheng Li Information End-to-end Learning for Mining Text and Network Data 21Friday, July 7, 2017, 1:00 pm 3100 NORTH QUAD Qiaozhu Mei
Geoffrey Greening Nuc Eng & Radiol Sciences Multi-Frequency Recirculating Planar Magnetrons 22Monday, July 10, 2017, 9:30 am 2096 Cooley Building Ronald M Gilgenbach
Andrea Thomaz Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Riverscape genetics: insights into the drivers of divergence in coastal Brazilian fishes 23Monday, July 10, 2017, 10:00 am Rackham - East Conference Room L Lacey Knowles
Cassius Adair English Lang & Literature 24Monday, July 10, 2017, 11:00 am HAVEN 3512 Ruby C Tapia
Courtney Cottrell Anthropology Educating History: Colonial practices of Ethnographic Museums and how Tribal Museums are changing them 25Monday, July 10, 2017, 1:00 pm Titiev Library, West Hall Barbra A Meek