The Class of 2007
The Undergraduate (B.S.) Class of May 2007. Left to Right: Aron Cepler, Brian Smith, Max Grace, Patrick Stahl, Matthew Castille,
and Michael Figueroa. Not pictured: Maggie Bennett and Abiodun Osho. Photo by Al Santos.
Ph.D. Graduates and Dissertations
Jung-Chul An: "Synthesis, Characterization and Kinetic Studies of Ionizing Radiation Induced Intra and Inter Crosslinked Polyvinyl (Pyrrolidone) Nanohydrogels." Advisor: Mohamad Al-Sheikhly
Arthur (Von) Cresce: "Nanopatterning of Recombinant Proteins and Viruses Using Block Copolymer Templates." Advisor: Peter Kofinas (Bioengineering)
Jason Hattrick-Simpers: "A Combinatorial Investigation of Magnetostriction." Advisor: Ichiro Takeuchi
James Lee: "Mechanics of Brittle Layered Structures Supported with High Modulus Composite." Advisor: Isabel Lloyd.
Li Ling: "Plasma Etching of Dielectric Materials Using Inductively and Capacitively Coupled Fluorocarbon Discharges: Mechanistic Studies of the Surface Chemistry." Advisor: Gottlieb Oehrlein
Greg Oberson: "An Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of the Low Temperature Creep Deformation Mechanisms of Single-Phase Titanium Alloys." Advisor: S. Ankem.
Jung Jin Park: "Development of BioMEMS Device and Package for a Spatially Programmable Biomolecule Assembly. Advisor: Gary Rubloff
Sanwarit (Alex) Prasertchoung: "Pulse Switching and Scaling Behavior of Ferroelectric Thin Films Using Atomic Force Microscopy." Advisor: R. Ramesh.
Tabassom Tadayyon-Eslami: "Temperature Dependence of the Growth Made During Homoepitaxy on Patterned GaAs (001): The Role of Roughening." Advisor: Ray Phaneuf
De-Hao Tsai: "Understanding Electric Field-Enhanced Transport for the Measurement of Nanoparticles and Their Assembly on Surfaces." Advisor: Michael Zachariah (Mechanical Engineering)
Yijun Wang: "High Modulus Dental Resin Composites." Advisor: Lloyd
Alia Weaver: "Ionizing Radiation-Induced Copolymerization of 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate and Acrylic Acid and Ionomer Formation." Advisor: Mohamad Al-Sheikhly
Joon Hyuk Yang: "The Attachment and Characterization of DNA Probes on GaAs-Based Semiconductor Surfaces." Advisor: Mohamad Al-Sheikhly
Peng Zhao: "Magnetoelastic Coupling In NiMnGa Ferromagnetic Shape Memory Alloys." Advisor: Manfred Wuttig