Theses and Dissertations — 2013

Masters Theses

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Byeongjin Baek Dr. Lars Grabow Hydrodeoxygenation mechanism of Acetaldehyde on Ru(0001), RuO2(110), and RuO2/TiO2(110) from first-principles investigations [Link]
Jihae Chung Dr. Jeffrey Rimer Inhibition of Calcium Oxalate Monohydrate Crystallization Using Organic Growth Modifiers [Link]
Ogochukwu Yvonne Enekwizu Dr. Michael Harold Performance of a composite palladium membrane reactor for the dehydrogenation of ethylbenzene to styrene [Link]
Yoo Rang Heo Dr. Ramanan Krishnamoorti Blending PLA(Poly-lactic acid) with layered silicates [Link]
Avantika Singh Dr. Megan Robertson Structure and Dynamics of Block Copolymer Micelles in the Presence of Cosolvents [Link]
Yuyan Wang Dr. Raymond Flumerfelt Low Density Epoxy Foams for Wind Energy Application [Link]

Dissertations

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Prasanna R. Dasari Dr. Michael Harold Experimental studies of NOx storage and reduction on Lean NOx Trapsv [Link]
Sahar Farmanesh Dr. Jeffrey Rimer Role of Natural and Synthetic Growth Modifiers in Calcium Oxalate Monohydrate Crystallization [Link]
Kai He Dr. Ramanan Krishnamoorti Understanding the Transport of Nanoparticles in Microchannel based Model Porous Media [Link]
Arun S. Kota Dr. Dan Luss, Dr. Vemuri Balakotaiah Modeling and Simulation of Coupled LNT – SCR Catalytic System under Anaerobic and Aerobic Operating Conditions [Link]
Alexandra I. Lupulescu Dr. Jeffrey Rimer A Rational Design Approach for Tailoring Zeolite Crystal Morphology [Link]
Yogendra Narayan Pandey Dr. Manolis Doxastakis A Simulation Approach to Thermodynamics in Interfacial Phenomena [Link]
Bijesh Man Shakya Dr. Vemuri Balakotaiah, Dr. Michael Harold Studies of Platinum Dispersion and Catalyst Architecture for Lean NOx Reduction [Link]
Mengting Yu Dr. Dan Luss Modeling and Analysis of Particulate Matter Deposition and Regeneration in a Diesel Particulate Filter [Link]