Defenses: Master's and Doctoral

Jason S. Presnell

November 13, 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Ungar Bldg., Room 230-C/D, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – The Evolution of the Krüppel-like Factor Gene Family and Their Function  During Embryonic Development in the Ctenophore Mnemiopsis leidyi

Mohammed Alamoudi

November 13, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

McArthur Engineering Bldg., Dean's Conference Room (IE), Room 289, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Investigation and Analysis of the Effects of Manual Lifting and Carrying Activities on Postural and Gait Stability in Normal Subjects

Rajapaksha Watht Randil Lalinda Gajasinghe

November 14, 2017 @ 12:00 PM

McArthur Engineering Bldg., Room 406, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – MEMS Scale Integrated Lab-on-a-Chip System for Detection and Analysis of Human Tumor Cells

Atena Panaite

November 15, 2017 @ 10:30 AM

Physics Bldg., Physics Conference Room, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Cold War in the Middle East: Iran and Saudi Arabia

Joseph Masterjohn

November 15, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Ungar Bldg., Room 330G, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Encasement: A Robust Method for Finding Intersections of Semi-Algebraic Curves

Brocdyl Porta

November 15, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

Merrick Bldg., Room 222-1, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Influencers Experienced in the College Search Process by International Chinese Undergraduate Students Who Use Educational Agents

Flavia Zisi Tegou

November 15, 2017 @ 2:00 PM

MEA Bldg., Room 202, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Marrow-Isolated Adult Multilineage Inducible (MIAMI) and Annulus Fibrosus Cell Co-Cultures on Electrospun Polycaprolactone Scaffolds for Intervertebral Disc Tissue Engineering

Craig Flanagan

November 16, 2017 @ 9:30 AM

Merrick Bldg., Room 318, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Post-Operative Cardiometabolic Effects of a Behaioral Intervention in Patients Undergoing Partial Meniscectomy

Winifred Oluwamuyiwa Adebayo

November 16, 2017 @ 1:00 PM

School of Nursing and Health Studies, Room 115, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Factors that Influence Proactive HIV Testing among Youth

Yuchen Wang

November 16, 2017 @ 3:30 PM

McArthur Engineering Bldg., Room 215, Coral Gables Campus

Title of Dissertation/Thesis/Essay – Experimental Study and Simulation of Solid-State Supercapacitors