Theses and Dissertations — 2014

Masters Theses

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Nicholas A. Boggs Dr. Stuart Long A Cylindrical Dielectric Surface-Wave Antenna [Link]
Neeraj Chandwani Dr. Yuhua Chen Integrated Quantum Control Protocol [Link]
Dmytro Chenchykov Dr. Yuhua Chen Integrating Optical Switching into Data Centers Using Optical Crossconnect Interface Devices [Link]
Shyam Janakiraman Dr. Wajiha Shireen An Adaptive Sensorless Control for Maximum Power Point Tracking in Wind Energy Conversion System [Link]
Pranav Koundinya Dr. Earl Charlson Integrated Framework for Touch and Fingerprint Sensing: A Unified and an In-Cell Approach [Link]
Chenxing Ma Dr. Yuhua Chen Design of Asymmetric Multi-Channel Router for Heterogeneous Traffic [Link]
Ramasahayam Mithun Kumar Dr. Alex Ignatiev Enhancement of EPIR Switching Characteristics of PCMO RRAM Using Oxygen Deficient Al2Ox Diffusion Barrier [Link]
Nishant Prakash Dr. Ben Jansen Automated Sleep Stage Classification [Link]
Tanu Priya Dr. Saurabh Prasad Superpixels for Hyperspectral Image Analysis [Link]
Shalini Srivastava Dr. Yuhua Chen Reconfigurable Scheduler for Stackable Optical Fabric [Link]
Mengsu Zhou Dr. Richard Liu Simulation of Triaxial Induction Tool Response in Biaxial Anisotropic Formation [Link]


Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Harshavardhan A. Agashe Dr. Jose Contreras-Vidal Noninvasive Neuroprosthetic Control of Grasping by Amputees [Link]
Susmi Das Dr. Wanda Zagozdzon-Wosik Microfabrication of Titanium Diboride Patterned on Silicon Substrates for Mono- and Co-Culture of Endothelial and Mesenchymal Stem Cells [Link]
Nikhil Dole Dr. Stanko Brankovic Control of Metallurgical, Magnetic and Electrical Properties of Electrodeposited CoFeNi Thin Films and Cu Nanostructures [Link]
Shi Feng Dr. Ji Chen Numerical and Experimental Study of Pacemaker Safety under MRI [Link]
Preetham Goli Dr. Wajiha Shireen Design and Controllability of Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) Charging Facilities Integrated with Renewable Energy Resources [Link]
Bo Gong Dr. Richard Liu Study of Downhole Electromagnetic Boundary-Detection Methods Using Numerical Simulations [Link]
Xichen Guo Dr. Ji Chen Advanced Electromagnetic Numerical Modeling Techniques for Various Periodic and Quasi-Periodic Systems [Link]
Hamza Kagalwala Dr. Ben Jansen Sensory Gating Analysis in Individuals with Copy Number Variants of CHRNA7 [Link]
Radhakrishna Kotti Dr. Wajiha Shireen An Integrated Approach to Maximize Efficiency and Reliability of Grid Connected Distributed Energy Sources [Link]
Prathamesh M. Kulkarni Dr. Badri Roysam Sparsity-Driven Methods for Tracing of Tubular Structures in 3-D Confocal and SD-OCT Images: Application to Reconstruction of Astrocyte Arbors and Blood Vessels [Link]
Lanchao Liu Dr. Zhu Han Big Data Optimization for Modern Communication Networks [Link]
Xiaoxiang Lu Dr. Jiming Bao Synthesis and Optical Property Study on Graphene and Twinning Si Nanowires [Link]
Akhil Mehrotra Dr. Dmitri Litvinov Simulation and Fabrication of Defect Tolerant High Efficiency Epitaxial III-V Photovoltaics [Link]
Babak Noory Meshkate Dr. Haluk Ogmen Non-Retinotopic Reference Frames in Human Vision: A Dynamic Journey from Visual Chaos to Clarity [Link]
Ji Qi Dr. Wei-Chuan Shih Advances in Raman and Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy: Instrumentation, Plasmonic Engineering and Biomolecular Sensing [Link]
Yanan Wang Dr. Jiming Bao Synthesis and Optical Spectroscopy Study of Two-Dimensional Crystals: Graphene and Beyond [Link]
Jing Wang Dr. Richard Liu Complex Image Theory and Applications in Boundary Detection in Geo-Steering Using Data from a Directional Resistivity LWD Tool [Link]
Qiuyi Yuan Dr. Stanko Brankovic Finite Size Effect on Electrosorption and Catalytic Properties of Catalyst Monolayers [Link]
Yinxi Zhang Dr. Richard Liu Study of Dielectric Tools and Dielectric Property of Rocks [Link]