Graduate College

Defense Calendar

Week of April 23 - 29, 2017Monday, April 249:30 am
Algorithmic Foundations of Self-Organizing Programmable Matter
Zahra Derakhshandeh
Computer Science (PHD)
BYENG 455
10:00 am
Efficient Node Proximity and Node Significance Computations in graphs
Jung Hyun Kim
Computer Science (PHD)
BYENG 420
12:00 pm
Understanding the Role of Social Support in the Relationship between Stress, Loneliness, and Well-Being for STEM Graduate Students
Mercedes Anderson
Counseling Psychology (MAP)
EDB 103
1:30 pm
Are all nondisclosures created equally? An exploratory factor analysis of the content of supervisee nondisclosure
Laura Hachiya
Counseling Psychology (PHD)
EDB 103
Wednesday, April 269:00 am
Afghani Women's Resistance Struggle for Autonomy under the Soviets and the Taliban
Shabnam Rezai
Religious Studies (MA)
WILSN 161
10:00 am
Associations between Dyadic Coping and Relationship Satisfaction: The Mediating Effect of Couples' Language Use during Real-Time Conversations
Kin Lau
Counseling Psychology (MAP)
EDB 311B
1:00 pm
Rhapsody in Red: Jazz and a Soviet Public Sphere Under Stalin
Benjamin Beresford
History (PHD)
COOR 4411
Thursday, April 278:30 am
Query Workload-Aware Index Structures for Range Searches in 1D, 2D, and High-Dimensional Spaces
Parth Nagarkar
Computer Science (PHD)
BYENG 420
9:00 am
Study of Online Security Practices
Garrett Gutierrez
Computer Science (MS)
BYAC 190
Friday, April 288:00 am
Optimization of particle size distribution of alpha alumina separator in Lithium-ion battery
Narayan Kanhere
Chemical Engineering (MS)
GWC GWC 487
8:00 am
Can-Do-Tude: An Online Intervention Using the Principles of Motivational Interviewing and Tailored Diabetes Self-Management Education for Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes
Linda Paul
Nursing and Healthcare Innovation (PHD)
NHI
9:00 am
REGIONAL FAMINE PATTERNS OF THE LAST MILLENIUM AS INFLUENCED BY AGGREGATED CLIMATE TELECONNECTIONS
Michael Santoro
Geography (PHD)
5635
Week of April 30 - May 06, 2017Monday, May 0110:00 am
Human-Centered Automation for Resilience in Acquiring Construction Field Information
Cheng Zhang
Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering (PHD)
CAVC 401
12:00 pm
Formal Requirements-Driven Analysis of Cyber Physical Systems
Bardh Hoxha
Computer Science (PHD)
BYENG 455
Wednesday, May 0310:00 am
Master's Thesis On Categorization of Phishing Detection Website Features And Using the Feature Vectors to Classify Phishing Websites
Bhuvana Namasivayam
Computer Science (MS)
BYENG 455
Thursday, May 042:00 pm
Single-Inductor, Dual-Input CCM Boost Converter for Multi-Junction PV Energy Harvesting
Qirong Peng
Electrical Engineering (MS)
INTDSB 555A
Friday, May 053:00 pm
Mechanisms Linking Daily Pain and Depressive Symptoms: The Application of Diary Assessment and Bio-Psycho-Social Profiling
Chung Jung Mun
Psychology (PHD)
PSY 275
Week of May 07 - 13, 2017Monday, May 083:00 pm
State Political Interests and American Judicial Federalism
Paul Lohse
Political Science (PHD)
6761
Tuesday, May 0912:30 pm
EVALUATION OF ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY'S CAMP CRAVE: DOES A WEEK-LONG COOKING CAMP ALTER EATING BEHAVIOR, IMPROVE NUTRITION KNOWLEDGE, AND/OR PROMOTE COOKING IN YOUNG CHILDREN?
Kelly Bell
Nutrition (MS)
HLTHN 412
Wednesday, May 1010:00 am
Risk-Based Dynamic Security Assessment of the Electricity Grid with High Penetration of Renewable Generation
Sohom Datta
Electrical Engineering (PHD)
ENGRC 533
11:00 am
Security and Privacy in Dynamic Spectrum Access: Challenges and Solutions
Xiaocong Jin
Electrical Engineering (PHD)
GWC 409
12:00 pm
Cu-Silica Based Programmable Metallization Cell: Fabrication, Characterization and Applications
Wenhao Chen
Electrical Engineering (PHD)
ENGRC 189
Thursday, May 119:00 am
Molecular Dynamic Simulations of Diffusion and Phase Behaviors of Colloidal Particles in Two-Component Liquid Systems
Wei Gao
Chemical Engineering (PHD)
ENGRC 490
Friday, May 122:00 pm
Kindred Freedom Narratives: Fetishism and Postcoloniality in E. M. Forster, M. K. Gandhi and James Joyce
Bina Mehta
English (Literature) (PHD)
LL 316
Week of May 14 - 20, 2017Tuesday, May 169:00 am
Policy Conflict Management in Distributed SDN Environments
Sandeep Pisharody
Computer Science (Information Assurance) (PHD)
BYENG 455
Week of May 21 - 27, 2017Monday, May 2210:00 am
Engineering of Synthetic Gene Networks to Program Multistability and Pattern Formation
Fuqing Wu
Biomedical Engineering (PHD)
ISTB1 227
11:00 am
Afrofuturism, Science Fiction, and the Reinvention of African American Culture
Myungsung Kim
English (Literature) (PHD)
LL 316
Wednesday, May 249:00 am
Framework for Evaluating Hardware-assisted Security Function and Its Performance
Sukwha Kyung
Computer Science (MS)
BYENG 420
11:00 am
Security Analysis of HTTP/2 Protocol
Naveen Tiwari
Computer Science (MS)
BYENG 455
Thursday, May 259:00 am
An Approach to Software Development for Continuous Authentication of Smart Wearable Device Users
Tamalika Mukherjee
Software Engineering (MS)
BYENG 365
2:00 pm
The Regulation of Serotonin 2a Receptor Encoding Gene Htr2a by Early Growth Response Gene (EGR3) in Mouse
Xiuli Zhao
Neuroscience (PHD)
LSE 232
Friday, May 263:30 pm
Examining the Role of Linguistic Flexibility in the Text Production Process
Laura Allen
Psychology (PHD)
EDB 129
Week of May 28 - June 03, 2017Wednesday, May 319:00 am
Previous Knowledge and Situational Approval of Restricted Housing
Chelsea Ruffner
Criminology and Criminal Justice (MS)
UCENT 620A
Thursday, June 014:30 pm
Novel Pilot Directional Protection for the FREEDM Smart Grid System
Zhenmin Tang
Electrical Engineering (MS)
ENGRC 533
Week of June 04 - 10, 2017Friday, June 091:00 pm
Learning and retention of novel words in musicians and non-musicians: the impact of enriched auditory experience on behavioral and electrophysiologic outcomes
Elizabeth Stewart
Speech and Hearing Science (PHD)
COOR 3501
Week of June 11 - 17, 2017Monday, June 122:00 pm
Applying the ecological systems theory to a child welfare agency: Examining the association between organizational culture and climate and individual level factors
Francie Julien-Chinn
Social Work (PHD)
UCENT 705
Wednesday, June 149:00 am
The Late Cenozoic climatic and tectonic evolution of the Mount Everest region, central Himalaya
Mary Schultz
Geological Sciences (PHD)
MOEUR 137
Friday, June 168:30 am
Organics Treatment in Arizona Municipal Waters
Harsh Satishbhai Ashani
Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering (MS)
ISTB4 396
Week of June 18 - 24, 2017Wednesday, June 2111:00 am
De-Escalation in Police-Citizen Encounters: A Mixed Methods Study of a Misunderstood Policing Strategy
Natalie Todak
Criminology and Criminal Justice (PHD)
UCENT 822A
Week of July 02 - 08, 2017Friday, July 079:00 am
Predictors of performance on an iPad-based reading comprehension intervention among Spanish-speaking dual language learners at risk for reading comprehension delays
Ashley Adams
Speech and Hearing Science (PHD)
COOR 3501
Week of July 16 - 22, 2017Monday, July 1711:00 am
Assessing Disparity in the Federal Court Processing of Immigration Cases: A Cumulative Disadvantage Approach
Laura Beckman
Criminology and Criminal Justice (PHD)
UCENT 822A