


ALUMNI

NO.  NAME  Thesis Title 
DEPARTMENT (& Advisor) 
EMAIL (@ psu.edu) 
Degree 
EXPECTED GRAD. DATE 
Status 
1  Sourabh Pawar  Air Quality and Ventilation Analysis of Poultry Houses using Computational Fluid Dynamics 
Mech. Engr. (Cimbala) 
srp202  M.S.  Aug. 2006 
Graduated 
2  Saket Priyadarshi  Effects of Hydrogen Enrichment on Methance/Air Premixed Laminar Flames under SI Engine Conditions 
Mech. Engr. (Haworth) 
szp117  M.S.  Aug. 2006 
Graduated 
3  Daniel Leon  A Generalized 2D Hyperbolic Solver With Application To Orifice Metering 
EEGE /PNGE (Adewumi) 
del192  Ph.D.  Dec. 2006 
Graduated 
4  K. Prakash Hari  Electrical Engineering 
Elect. Engr. (Werner) 
kuh134  M.S.  Dec. 2006 
Graduated 
5  Rui Cheng  Parabolic equation method for longrange acoustics 
Aerospace Engr. (Prof. K. Brentner) 
rzc115  Ph.D.  May 2007 
Graduated 
6  Jiakou Wang  Stochastic coagulation models and cell aggregation in nonlinear shear flows 
Mathematics (Prof. Du) 
juw156  Ph.D.  Aug. 2007 
Graduated 
7  Oranuj Janrathitikarn  The Use of a Cognitive Architecture to Control a SixLegged Robot 
Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Long) 
ozj100  M.S.  Aug. 2007 
Graduated 
8  Evgeny Titov  Application of DSMC to Dense Flows 
Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Levin) 
evt101  Ph.D.  Aug. 2007 
Graduated 
9  Praveen Depa  Multiscale Modeling of Polymeric Materials 
Chem. Engr. (Prof. Maranas) 
pkd116  Ph.D.  Dec. 2007 
Graduated 
10  Murat Cetinkaya  Optical and mechanical properties of biological molecules 
Eng. Sci. & Mech. (Prof. Demirel) 
muc176  Ph.D.  May 2008 
Graduated 
11  James Han  High Temperature Reactor Design Analysis using Simulations 
Nuclear Engr. (Prof. Ivanov) 
jsh248  M.S.  Dec. 2007 
Graduated 
12  Kamalesh Bhambare  Fuel Cells 
Mech. Engr. (Prof. M. Mench) 
ksb214  M.S.  May 2008 
Graduated 
13  F. Emre Artun 
CO2/N2 Injection Using Intelligent Systems 
PNGE (Prof. Ertekin/Watson) 
fea101  Ph.D.  Aug. 2008 
Graduated 
14  Feng Zhang 
Computation of semiconducting materials

Physics (Prof. Crespi) 
fxz902  Ph.D.  Aug. 2008 
Graduated 
15  Yunrong Zhu 
Finite element methods for Maxwell Equations 
Math (Prof. Xu) 
yxz144  Ph.D.  Aug. 2008 
Graduated 
16  Jeff Corbets 
UAV Parameterized Optimal Trajectories

Aerospace Engr. (Prof. J. Langelaan) 
jbc177  M.S.  Aug. 2008 
Graduated 
17  Melaku Habte  Cooling System of Breazeale Nuclear Reactor 
Mech. Engr. (Prof. Yavuzkurt) 
mih112  Ph.D.  Aug. 2008 
Graduated 
18  Jeremy Veltin 
Acoustical measurements of supersonic jets 
Aero. Engr. (Prof. McLaughlin) 
jxv190  Ph.D.  Dec. 2008 
Graduated 
19  Shuangcai Li 
Civil Engineering

Civil Engr. (Prof. Duffy) 
sul19  Ph.D.  Dec. 2008 
Graduated 
20  Jeremy Joseph 
Computational Ocean Acoustics

Acoustics (Prof. Culver) 
jmj269  M.S.  Aug. 2009 
Graduated 
21  Alexander Avramov 
Numerical simulation of arctic clouds 
Meteorology (Prof. Harrington) 
aea140  Ph.D.  May 2009 
Graduated 
22  Manish Khandelwal 
Multiphase model for Polymer Electrolyte Fuel Cell 
Mech. Engr. (Prof. Mench) 
muk157  Ph.D.  May 2009 
Graduated 
23  Shea PetersonBurch 
Spacecraft Command and Telemetry Frameworks

Aerospace (Prof. Long) 
sdp164  M.S.  May 2009 
Graduated 
24  Lei Zhang 
Mathematics 
Math (Prof. Du) 
lzz111  Ph.D.  May 2009 
Graduated 
25  Zheng Li 
Aerospace Engineering 
Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Levin) 
zul107  Ph.D.  May 2009 
Graduated 
26  Vikas Argod 
Shape Optimization

Mech. Eng. (Prof. Belegundu) 
vxa137  M.S.  May 2009 
Graduated 
27  Ujas Patel  Experimental Hot Film Probe 
Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Melton) 
uup101  M.S.  May 2009 
Graduated 
28  Vladimir Vukovic  Determining building health impacts with neural networks 
Arch. Engr. (Prof. Srebic) 
vxv129  Ph.D.  Aug. 2009 
Graduated 
29  P. Mohanamuraly  Rotorcraft Aerocoustics 
Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Brentner) 
pxm260  M.S.  Dec. 2009 
Graduated 
30  Yogesh Tiwary  Simulation of ThinFilm Epitaxy 
Chemical Engr. (Prof. Fichthorn) 
yut112  Ph.D.  Dec. 2009 
Graduated 
31  Derek Triplett  Self and Directed Assembly at the Nanoscale 
Chem. Engr. (Prof. Fichthorn) 
dat187  Ph.D.  Dec. 2009 
Graduated 
32  Daniel Gill  Neutron Transport, Numerical Methods 
Nuclear Engr. (Prof. Azmy) 
dfg121  Ph.D.  Dec. 2009 
Graduated 
33  Amir Gaskarimahalle  Vibration Control of Continuous Systems 
Mech. Engr. (Prof. C. Rahn) 
aul140  Ph.D.  Dec. 2009 
Graduated 
36  Deepika Sundar 
Identifying product web pages using SVM

CSE (Prof. Mitra) 
dzg125  M.S.  Dec. 2009 
Graduated 
37  Tianjiang Li 
Cell interaction modeling and model reduction 
Mathematics (Prof. Du) 
tzl109  Ph.D.  Aug. 2010 
Graduated 
38  Manlin Li 
Mathematics 
Math (Prof. Du) 
mul158  Ph.D.  May 2010 
Graduated 
39  Deepak Trivedi 
Mechanical Engineering 
Mechanical Engr. (Prof. Rahn) 
dzt109  Ph.D.  May 2010 
Graduated 
40  Kommepalli Reddy 
MEMS

Mechanical Engr. (Prof. Rahn) 
hkk110  Ph.D.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
41  Gopalendu Pal 
TurbulenceRadiation Interaction

Mech. & Nucl. Engr. (Profs. Modest and Haworth) 
gzp108  Ph.D.  July 2010 
Graduated 
42  H. Bajpai 
Modelling of Fuel Cells

Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering (Prof. Mench) 
hxb919  M.S.  May 2010 
Graduated 
43  Yasharth Bhartiya 
Reduced Order Model for Blade Vibration

Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering (Prof. Sinha) 
yxb127  M.S.  May 2010 
Graduated 
44  Tushar Swamy 
Modeling of Fuel Cells

Mechanical Engineering (Prof. Mench) 
tus164  M.S.  May 2010 
Graduated 
45  Satyam Agrawalla 
ReaxFF Simulation of Hydrogen Combustion

Mechanical & Nuc. Engineering (Prof. van Duin) 
sxa276  M.S.  May 2010 
Graduated 
46  Aneesh Vadvadgi 
Convection in rotorstator in turbines

Mechanical Engineering (Prof. Yavuzkurt) 
asv117  M.S.  May 2010 
Graduated 
47  Poonam Suryanarayan 
Content Based Image Retrieval

Elect. Engr.
(Prof. Miller and Wang) 
pzs126  M.S.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
48  V. Santhosh Padala 
Ducted Rotor Noise

Aerspace Engineering
(Prof. Brentner) 
M.S.  vxp910  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
49  Yan Wang 
Astronomy & Astrophysics

Astronomy & Astrophysics (Prof. Sigurdsson) 
M.S.  yuw123  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
50  Fatih Cavdur 
Information Technology

Industrial Engr. (S. Kumara) 
fxc160  Ph.D.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
51  Gino Banco 
Analysis of Mixing in Small Intestine

Mechanical Engr. (Prof. J. Brasseur) 
ggb110  Ph.D.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
52  Matt Hill 
CFD Simulations of Gearbox Windage

Aerospace Engineering (Prof. Kunz & Long) 
mjh414  Ph.D.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
53  Sushant Dhiman 
Film Cooling of Turbine Blade

Mechanical Engineering (Prof. Yavvuzkurt) 
sud150  M.S.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
54  Brian Canada 
Integrative Biosciences

Integrative Biosciences (Prof. ) 
bac142  Ph.D.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
55  Nicholas Voshell 
Meshing and Optimization

CSE (Prof. Shontz) 
njv116  M.Eng.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
56  Paul Diglio 
NIH Brail Display

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Rahn) 
pjd183  M.S.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
57  K. Munot 
Indust. Engr.

Indust. Engr. (Profs. Prabhu) 
M.Eng.  kkm146  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
58  Ke Han 
Traffic Flow and Optimization

Math (Prof. Bressan) 
kxh323  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
59  ZhaoHui Huang 
Computational Physics

Physics (Prof. V. Crespi) 
zuh101  Ph.D.  Aug. 2010 
Graduated 
60  Zikri Bayraktar 
Metamaterials in Electromagnetics

Electrical Engr. (Prof. Doug Werner) 
zub100  Ph.D.  May 2010 
Graduated 
61  Huan Sun 
Complex Fluids

Mathematics (Prof. Chun Liu) 
hus126  Ph.D.  May 2011 
Graduated 
62  Guang Sheng 
Phase Field Simulation in Alloys

Materials Sci. and Eng. (Profs. Chen and Liu) 
gxs252  Ph.D.  May 2011 
Graduated 
63  Jian Wu 
Origins of CIV/Fe Ka Baldwin Effect

Astronomy & Astrophysics (Prof. Schneider) 
jxw394  Ph.D.  July 2011 
Graduated 
64  Robert J. Zerr 
Parallel Computational Neutron Transport

Nuclear Engr. (Prof. Azmy) 
rjz116  Ph.D.  May 2010 
Graduated 
65  Walter Kolczynski, Jr. 
Ensemble Calibration and Transport Model

Meteorology (Prof. Stauffer and Haupt) 
wck122  Ph.D.  Dec. 2010 
Graduated 
66  Jiahua Guo 
Computational Chemistry

Energy & Mineral Engr. (Prof. Chunshan) 
jug172  Ph.D.  Aug. 2010 
Graduated 
67  Rakesh Kumar 
Simulation of Condensation

Aerspace Engr. (Prof. Levin) 
rzk130  Ph.D.  May 2010 
Graduated 
68  Roozbeh Foroozan 
Numerical Modeling of a Volcano System

Energy and Mineral Engineering (Prof. Elsworth) 
rxf215  Ph.D.  May 2010 
Graduated 
69  Hao Deng 
Semiconductor Plasma Simulations using DSMC

Aerospace Engineering
(Prof. Levin) 
hzd108  M.S.  May 2011 
Graduated 
70  Yongle Du 
Computational Aeroacoustics

Aerospace Engineering (Prof. Morris) 
yxd116  Ph.D.  May 2011 
Graduated 
71  Xiaogang Hu 
Motor Control

Kinesiology
(Prof. K. Newell) 
xxh120  Ph.D.  Fall 2011 
Graduated 
72  HyunWoo Kim 
Information Spread on Social Networks

IST
(Prof. Yen) 
hxk263  M.S.  May 2011 
Graduated 
73  Daniel W. Hofstetter 
Compression of Small Bales of Biomass

Ag. & Bio. Engr. (Prof. Liu) 
dwh5212  M.S.  May 2011 
Graduated 
74  Lixue Zhu 
Applied Statistics

Statistics (Prof. Chow) 
lxz150  M.S.  May 2011 
Graduated 
75  Zeynel Berkay Celik 
Anomaly Detection in Mobile Devices

Computer Sci. and Engr. (Prof. Kesidis) 
xxw131  M.S.  Aug. 2011 
Graduated 
76  Kwok Cheng 
Coordinated Mapping for Autonomous Soaring

Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Langelaan) 
kkc5034  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
77  Jaishree Jaishree 
PDF Methods for Turbulent Reacting Flows

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Haworth) 
jus248  Ph.D.  Dec. 2011 
Graduated 
78  Ryan Houim 
Influence of Shockwaves on the Combustion
of Aluminum Droplets

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Kuo) 
rwh162  Ph.D.  Dec. 2011 
Graduated 
79  Scott Hanford 
Cognitive Robotic System based on SOAR Cognitive Architecture

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Long) 
sdh187  Ph.D.  Dec. 2011 
Graduated 
80  Wen Cheng 
Approx. Solutions to Second Order Parabolic Equations
with Applications to Options Pricing

Math (Prof. Nistor) 
wuc126  Ph.D.  Dec. 2011 
Graduated 
81  Ankur Gupta 
LargeEddy Simulation of Turbulent Flames
with Radiation Heat Transfer

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Haworth & Modest) 
axg330  Ph.D.  Dec. 2011 
Graduated 
82  Ankit Bansal 
KDistribution Models for Gas Mixtures
in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Modest) 
azb162  Ph.D.  Dec. 2011 
Graduated 
83  Racheet Matai 
Axial Fan Performance

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Ammon) 
rxm427  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
84  Swati Saxena 
Nonlinear Propagation of Jet Noise

Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Morris) 
sxs1008  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
85  Nitin Kumar 
Water Behavior on Metal Oxides

Physics (Prof. Sofo) 
nzk116  Ph.D.  May 2012 
Graduated 
86  Armin AtaeiEsfahani 
Nonlinear Control Design

Mech. & Nuc. Engr. (Prof. Wang) 
axa943  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
87  Kai Liu 
Large Eddy Simulation of InCylinder Flow

Mechanical Engineering (Prof.Haworth) 
kzl124  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
88  Xuan Ma 
Microarray Data Analysis

Cellular and Developmental Biology (Prof. H. Ma) 
xxm108  Ph.D.  May 2012 
Graduated 
89  Kun Zhou 
Peridynamic Model

Math (Prof. Du) 
kxz135  Ph.D.  May 2012 
Graduated 
90  Zhigang Mei 
Firstprinciples study of PbTiO3

Mat. Sci. (Prof. Liu) 
zzm108  Ph.D.  May 2012 
Graduated 
91  Qingqin Qu 
Generalized Finite Element Method

Math (Prof. Nistor) 
quq100  Ph.D.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
92  Alejandro Suarez 
Chemical Functionalization of Graphene

Physics (Prof. Sofo) 
ams751  Ph.D.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
93  Ramya A Prabhakar 
Improving File System Performance in HPC

Computer Science (Prof. Kandemir) 
rap244  Ph.D.  May 2011 
Graduated 
94  Alireza Zomorrodi 
Systems biology/bioinformatics

Chemical Engr. (Prof. Maranas) 
auz107  Ph.D.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
95  Colin Campbell 
Complex Dynamics of Biological Networks

Physics (Prof. Albert) 
cec220  Ph.D.  May 2012 
Graduated 
96  A. Saadatpour Moghaddam 
Dynamic modeling of biological networks

Mathematics (Profs. R. Albert & M. Levi) 
axs1022  Ph.D.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
97  Kenneth D. Czuprynski 
Parallel Boundary Element Computations

Comp. Sci. & Engr. (Profs. Shontz) 
kdc168  M.S.  May 2012 
Graduated 
98  Shibamouli Lahiri 
Comp. Sci. & Engr.

Comp. Sci. & Engr. (Profs. Mitra) 
sxl382  M.Eng.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
99  S. Bhattacharjee 
Num. Simulation of Spray Turbulent Combustion

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Haworth) 
szb158  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
100  Eun Yeong Ahn 
Feature extraction using evolutionary algorithms

IST (Prof. Yen) 
eua121  Ph.D.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
101  Saswati Roy 
An FEM Immersed Method for Hydrocephalus

Engr. Sci. & Mech. (Prof. Costanzo) 
sur164  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
102  Jiening Liu 
Nitinol Measoscale Medical Devices

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Frecker) 
jxl5331  M.S.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
103  Yi Song 
Statistics

Statistics (Prof. Chow)  yzs130  M.A.S.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
104  Kyle H. Wray 
Multiagent systems in realistic environments

CSE (Prof. Narayana) 
khw5002  M.S.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
105  P. Y. Taunay 
Thruster Simulation on GPU Processors

Aero. Engr. (Prof. Micci) 
pzt5044  M.S.  May 2012 
Graduated 
106  Jeswanth Mentey 
Time dependent actuator disk model for a helicopter rotor in hover

Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Brentner) 
jxm1073  M.S.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
107  Mehmet Teksin 
Error Correcting Codes

Computer Sci. & Engr. (Prof. Metzner) 
mrt178  M.Eng.  Aug. 2012 
Graduated 
108  Gopal Bhatt 
Hydrologic and Contaminant Transport

Civil & Env. Engr. (Prof. C. Duffy) 
gxb913  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
109  Greg Sinsley 
Intelligent Control of UAVs

Electrical Engr. (Prof. L. Long) Grad. Minor Aero. also 
gls189  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
110  Hedan Zhang 
Chemical Turbulent Flow with PDF method

Mechanical Engr. (Prof. D. Haworth) 
huz109  Ph.D.  Dec. 2012 
Graduated 
111  Zhaorong Ma 
Molecular Evolution of Plant MicroRNAs

Bioinformatics and Genomics (Prof. Axtell) 
zum112  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
112  Matthew Route 
Extrasolar Planets

Astronomy and Astrophysics (Prof. Sigurdsson) 
mpr201  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
113  Jingyan Zhang 
Applied and Computational Math

Math (Prof. Du) 
juz129  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
114  Giancarlo Facchi 
Control Theory

Mathematics (Prof. Bressan) 
gxf143  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
115  Anuradha Mangalgiri 
Hybrid Vision System for Mobile Robots

Aero. Engr. (Prof. Long) 
avm5039  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
116  Andrew Christian 
Aircraft trajectory optimization for noise abatement

Acoustics (Prof. Sparrow) 
azc144  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
117  Yina Wei 
Hippocampal Network Dynamics

Engr. Sci. & Mech. (Prof. Schiff) 
yxw170  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
118  Varunn Patil 
Charged Particle Systems

Aero. Engr. (Prof. Levin) 
vnp105  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
119  Brad Sottile 
Astrodynamics

Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Melton) 
bjs5332  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
120  Niam KargahOstadi 
Pavement Management using Computational Intelligence

Civil Engr. (Prof. Stoffels) 
nuk136  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
121  Deepak Kirubakaran 
Human Centric Tool for Cyber Security Analyst

Computer Science and Engr. (Prof. Yen)  dok5181  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
122  Michael Connolly 
Simulations of Gas Flooding

Energy & Mineral Engr. (Prof. Johns)  mgc5294  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
123  Brian Shank 
Trajectory Optimization

Aersp. Engr. (Prof. Spencer)  bss5069  M.S.  May 2013 
Graduated 
124  Hemant Kumar 
Investigation of Geomechanical Processes

Earth & Mineral Sci. (Prof. Elsworth) 
huk145  Ph.D.  May 2014 
Graduated 
125  Deling Wei 
Differential Games

Mathematics (Prof. Bressan) 
dxw238  Ph.D.  Dec. 2013 
Graduated 
126  S. E. Gorucu 
Miscible Gas Flooing

Energy and Mineral Engr. (Prof. Johns) 
seg233  Ph.D.  Dec. 2013 
Graduated 
127  Keith Martin 
Efficiency and Operating Range for PumpTurbines

Mechanical Engr. (Prof. Cimbala)  kam5445  M.S.  Dec. 2016 
In progress 
128  Somesh Roy 
Soot Modeling in Flames

Mech. & Nuc. Engineering (Prof. Haworth) 
spr177  Ph.D.  May 2014 
Graduated 
129  Xinyu Zhao 
Mech. Engr.

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Haworth) 
xzz105  Ph.D.  May 2014 
Graduated 
130  Bryan J. Lewis 
Unsteady CFD analysis of hydroturbines

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Cimbala) 
bjl5176  Ph.D.  May 2014 
Graduated 
131  Xuan Yu 
Multiscale Watershed modelling

Civil Engr. (Prof. Duffy) 
xxy113  Ph.D.  May 2014 
Graduated 
133  Victor A. Torrealba Hernandez 
Fluid perturbation paths in unconsolidated media using
xray microtomography

Pet. & Nat. Gas Engr.
(Prof. Karpyn) 
vat5040  M.S.  May 2014 
Graduated 
134  Ghanghoon Paik 
Particle Swarm Optimization

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Melton) 
gip5038  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
135  Dongmei Zhang 
Control Theory

Math (Prof. Bressan) 
duz116  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
136  Corbin Reno 
Like Prediction in Social Networks

Info Sci. & Tech.
(Prof. Lee) 
cfr5045  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
137  Ankit Tiwari 
Design and Optimization of Hydraulic Fracturing Equipment

Mech. Engr.
(Prof. Yavuzkurt) 
aut169  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
138  Yijia Gu 
Phase Field Simulation in Ferroelectrics

Materials Sci. & Engr. (Prof. Chen) 
yug115  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
139  Dongmei Zhang 
Control Theory

Math (Prof. Bressan) 
duz116  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
140  Girish Kumar Rajan 
Hydropower

Mechanical Engr. (Prof. Cimbala) 
gzr114  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
141  Vivek Raja Raj Mohan 
CFD modeling of Combustion

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Haworth) 
vur115  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
142  H. Foroutan 
CFD of Vortex Rope Formation and Breakdown

Mechanical Engr. (Prof. Yavuzkurt) 
hxf149  Ph.D.  May 2015 
Graduated 
143  Monica Christian 
Stability of Laminar Flows

Aerospace Engr. (Prof. Morris) 
mdc299  M.S.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
144  Yisi Zhang 
Neural mechanisms of song generation

Physics (Prof. Kozhevmikos) 
yxz162  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
145  Chao Liang 
Computational Mathematics

Mathematics
(Prof. Li) 
cul192  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
146  Nidhi Sikawar  Adjoint Methods for Optimization 
Aerospace Engineering (Prof. Morris) 
nus146  Ph.D.  May 2015 
Graduated 
147  Jun Zhao 
Statistics

Applied Statistics
(Prof. Chow) 
jzz121  M.S.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
148  Omid Ghasemi Fare 
Heat Exchanger Performance of Energy Piles

Civil and Env. Engr.
(Prof. Basu) 
oxg910  Ph.D.  May 2015 
Graduated 
149  David Caudle 
Damage Mitigating Control for Rotorcraft

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Horn) 
dbc153  M.S.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
150  Parichehr Salimifard 
Developing EndUse Models of MidSize Buildings

Architectural Engr.
(Prof. Freihart) 
pus172  M.S.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
151  Pierre Thurier 
Spacecraft Thermal Control

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Lesieutre) 
pft107  M.S.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
152  Chenyu Zou 
GasSolid Interaction Simulations

Mech. Engr.
(Prof. van Duin) 
cvz5048  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
153  Emery Etter 
Neural Networks for Associative Memory

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. L. Long) 
ece5034  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
154  Xiaotian Zhu 
Nonparametric Multivariate Mixture Models with Applcations

Statistics
(Prof. Hunter) 
xxz131  Ph.D.  Dec. 2014 
Graduated 
155  Yongjing Shi 
Elect. Engr.

Elect. Engr.
(Prof. Jenkins) 
yzs140  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
156  Chris Dances 
Initial Residual Formulation of COBRATF

Nuclear Engr.
(Prof. Sramova) 
cad39  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
157  Abhishek Jain 
Trailing Edge Noise

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Brentner) 
azj126  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
158  Haowei Zhang 
Ab initio Method for Solving Y_3 Cd_9 Zn_2 Crystal Structure

Matls. Sci. & Engr.
(Prof. Ryba) 
hzz107  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
158  Mike Cleveland 
Geoscience

Geoscience (Prof. C. Ammon) 
kmc388  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
159  J. W. Magedanz 
HighFidelity Multiphysics for Light Water Reactors Analysis

Nuclear Engr. (Prof. Avramova) 
jwm288  Ph.D.  May 2013 
Graduated 
160  Qais Alkhazraji Hatim 
Industrial Engineering

OR and Industrial Engr. (Prof. Lehtihet) 
qya100  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
161  Pankaj Jha 
Wind Turbine Icing

Aerp. Engr. (Prof. Schmitz) 
pkj107  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
162  Xi Tian 
Applied Statistics

Statistics (Prof. Chow) 
xut101  M.S.  May 2015 
Graduated 
163  Zhan Huang 
Nonlocal convectiondiffusion equations

Mathematics
(Prof. Du) 
zxh117  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
164  Kai Yang 
Mathematics

FluidStructure Interactions
(Prof. Xu) 
kvy5035  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
165  Iman Farasat 
Metabolic Pathway Optimization

Chemical Engineering
(Prof. Salis) 
izf101  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
166  Changhe Qiao 
Numerial Methods for Reservoir Simulation

Math
(Prof. Xu) 
coq5008  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
167  Michael Lurie 
Aerodynamic Causes of Dynamic Loading on Jet Nozzles

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Morris) 
msl160  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
168  Baiyang Ren 
Nondestructive Evaluation of Composite TJoint

Engin. Sci. & Mech.
(Prof. Lissenden) 
bzr116  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
169  Wendian Wan 
Applications of Operations Research

Indust. Engr.
(Prof. Chandra) 
wzw121  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
170  Ganesh Vijayakumar 
Atmospheric Turbulence

Mech. Engineering
(Prof. Haworth) 
guv106  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
171  Alex Wouden 
CFD of Hydroturbine Machinery

Mech. Engr. (Prof. Cimbala) 
amw5666  Ph.D.  Dec. 2016 
In Progress 
172  Fei Xue 
Phase Field Simulation of Ferroelectric Polycrystals

Materials Sci. and Engr. (Prof. Chen) 
fix5006  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
173  Adhiraj Dasgupta 
Modeling Soot Formation in Flames

Mechanical Engineering
(Prof. Haworth) 
akd144  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
174  Skyler Shuford 
Lunar Transfer Trajectories

Aerospace Engineering
(Prof. Spencer) 
sms763  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
175  Bicheng Zhou 
Computational Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Mg Alloys

Materials Science and Engr.
(Prof. Liu) 
bzz5039  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
176  Mahmoud Atalla 
Engineering Science

Engr. Sci. & Mech.
(Prof. Xu) 
mra193  Ph.D.  May 2016 
In Progress 
177  Ana Jambrina Gomez 
Efficient HighFidelity Multi=Physics with Boron Tracking

Nuclear Engineering
(Prof. Avramova) 
azj128  Ph.D.  May 2016 
Graduated 
178  Joshua Taylor 
Bioengineering

Bioengineering
(Prof. Craven) 
jot5010  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
179  Lorne Leonard 
Civil & Envir. Engr.

Civil & Envir. Engr.
(Prof. Duffy) 
lnl3  Ph.D.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
180  Michael Mankosa 
Temperature and Power Distribution Impact on Hydride Distribution

Nuclear Engr.
(Prof. Haworth) 
mgm5145  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
181  Marcus Gergar 
Improvement of Void Drift Models in CTF

Nuclear Engr.
(Prof. Haworth) 
msg5123  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
182  Brennan Blumenthal 
Boundary Layer Ingestion and Propulsion

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Maughmer) 
btb176  M.S.  May 2016 
Graduated 
183  Nathan Porter 
Uncertainty Quantification in COBRATF

Nuclear Engineering
(Prof. Avramova) 
nwp110  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
184  Gregory Borza 
Loading Pattern Optimization Methodologies

Nuclear Engr.
(Prof. Ivanov) 
gmb5127  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
185  Chris Gosdin 
BWR Applications using CTF

Nuclear Engineering
(Prof. Ivanov) 
cag5281  M.S.  Aug. 2015 
Graduated 
186  Vidullan Surendran 
An Autonomous Robot with a Model for its Emotional State

Aerospace Engineering
(Prof. Long) 
vus133  M.S.  Dec. 2015 
Graduated 
187  Sangzi Liang 
Electronic transport in Graphene

Physics
(Prof. Sofo) 
sul225  Ph.D.  May 2015 
Graduated 
188  Koundinya Kuppa 
Satellite Conjunction Analysis

Aerospace Engr.
(Prof. Spencer) 
kqk5185  M.S.  May 2017 
Graduated 
189  Jason Reiter 
Collision Avoidance

Aersp. Engr.
(Prof. Spencer) 
jar577  M.S.  May 2016 
Graduated 
190  Jun Shi 
Nuclear Data Uncertianty Analysis

Nuclear Engr.
(Prof. Ivanov) 
jvs5607  M.S.  May 2017 
Graduated 
191  Calib Jernigan 
Nuclear Engr.

Nuclear Engr.
(Prof. Avramova) 
csj5073  M.S.  May 2017 
Graduated 
192  Ramon Cruz 
Overview of Critical Heat Flux

Nuc. Engr.
(Prof. Watson) 
rvc5112  M.S.  May 2017 
Graduated 
13  Alexander Bennett 
Coupled Monte Carlo/Thermal Code

Nuclear Engineering
(Prof. Ivanov) 
asb241  M.S.  Dec. 2015 
Graduated 