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  • Denise Young (PHD, EDCI) Denise Halsey Young (PHD, EDCI)
    11/19/19 9:00 AM
    A Mixed Methods Study of the Effects of an Undergraduate Summer Research Program on Transfer Students' Motivational Beliefs: Examining Students' Perceptions of the Program and Career Goals in Science
    @ 111 Research Building 10
  • Rui Lin (MS, ME) Rui Lin (MS, ME)
    11/19/19 9:30 AM
    Archimedean Screw Turbine Based Energy Harvester for Acoustic Communication in Well Site Applications
    @ 306 Durham Hall
  • Hanxiang Jin (PHD, EM) Hanxiang Jin (PHD, EM)
    11/20/19 9:00 AM
    Surface Patterning and Rotordynamic Response of Annular Pressure Seals Used in Turbomachinery
    @ CR 3 Norris Hall
  • Juan Pretelt Caceres (PHD, CHE) Juan Antonio Pretelt Caceres (PHD, CHE)
    11/20/19 2:00 PM
    Characterization of the viscoelastic and flow properties of High Density Polyethylene Resins for Pipes in the Solid and Melt State
    @ 285 Goodwin Hall
  • Alison Bowers (PHD, EDRE) Alison Wofford Bowers (PHD, EDRE)
    11/21/19 12:00 PM
    Effective Environmental Education for Secondary Students in the United States: A Grounded Theory Systematic Review
    @ GENERAL Graduate Life Ctr
  • Yu Rong (MS, EE) Yu Rong (MS, EE)
    11/21/19 1:30 PM
    A Synchronous Distributed Control and Communication Network for High-Frequency Sic-Based Modular Power Converters
    @ 143 Whittemore Hall
  • Maimaitirebike Maimaiti (PHD, EE) Maimaitirebike Maimaiti (PHD, EE)
    11/21/19 3:00 PM
    Driving Influences of Ionospheric Electrodynamics at Mid- and High-Latitudes
    @ 1032A Building 1341
  • Peng Peng (MS, CSA) Peng Peng (MS, CSA)
    11/22/19 11:00 AM
    A Measurement Approach to Understanding the Data Flow of Phishing From Attacker and Defender Perspectives
    @ 2215 Knowledgeworks II
  • Maya Wilson (PHD, BIOL) Maya Wilson (PHD, BIOL)
    11/22/19 11:30 AM
    Biology and conservation of the endangered Bahama Swallow (Tachycineta cyaneoviridis)
    @ 4069 Derring Hall
  • Beichen Liu (MS, CPE) Beichen Liu (MS, CPE)
    11/22/19 1:00 PM
    Design and Implement a Memory Efficient and Secure Heap Allocator
    @ 654 Whittemore Hall
  • Saeed Mozaffari (PHD, CHE) Saeed Mozaffari (PHD, CHE)
    11/26/19 11:00 AM
    Modeling the Nucleation and Growth of Colloidal Nanoparticles
    @ 285 Goodwin Hall
  • Sydney Hope (PHD, FIW) Sydney Frances Hope (PHD, FIW)
    12/3/19 9:30 AM
    Consequences of avian parental incubation behavior for within-clutch variance in incubation temperature and offspring behavioral phenotypes
    @ 311 Latham Hall
  • Kuljeet Kaur (PHD, CHEM) Kuljeet Kaur (PHD, CHEM)
    12/6/19 9:00 AM
    Synthesis, evaluation, and applications of hydrogen sulfide-releasing supramolecular materials
    @ GENERAL Davidson Hall
  • Ana Quevedo Candela (PHD, STAT) Ana Valeria Quevedo Candela (PHD, STAT)
    12/6/19 9:00 AM
    Statistical Methods for Non-Linear Profile Monitoring
    @ 418A Hutcheson Hall

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