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Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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High quality three-dimensional (3D) shape measurement using intensity-optimized dithering technique, Beiwen Li

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Numerical simulation of a comprehensive 1-D building energy model and conjugate heat transfer analysis on the internal flow field at the Harran houses in southern Turkey for a brick corbelled internal surface, Lucas Mutti

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Numerical and experimental investigation of turbulence and transport in mixing geometries, Katrine Marsteng Nilsen

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Numerical modeling of pollutant emissions in practical combustion systems using detailed chemical kinetics, Sujith Sukumaran

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Mechanism governing surface stress generation, Nazita Taghavi

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Evaluation of a commodity VR interaction device for gestural object manipulation in a three dimensional work environment, Frederick Victor Thompson III

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Integrated Robust Optimal Design (IROD) via sensitivity minimization, Punit Tulpule

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Fabrication and angle compensation analysis of skew rolling mill, Jie Wang

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Pyrolysis and catalytic pyrolysis of protein- and lipid-rich feedstock, Kaige Wang

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Path planning for autonomous vehicles, Mengzhe Zhang

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Development of integrated assessment platform for biofuels production via fast pyrolysis and upgrading pathway, Yanan Zhang

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Surface stress detection and mechanism study with microcantilever based sensor for biomolecular monolayers, Yue Zhao

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Investigation of microscale particles using a microfluidic flow cytometer equipped with a sensitive photodetector, Pouya Asrar

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Wind farm layout optimization under uncertainty with landowners' financial and noise concerns, Le Chen

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Optimization of biomass fast pyrolysis for the production of monomers, Dustin Lee Dalluge

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A stigmergic algorithm for solving inverse thermal systems, Peter Samuel Broen Finzell

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Development of a co-firing fuel from biomass-derived binder and crushed coal, Andrew Friend

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Plasmonics based micro/nano manufacturing, Quincy Jay Garner

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Incorporating stochastic analysis in wind turbine design: data-driven random temporal-spatial parameterization and uncertainty quantification, Qiang Guo

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Evaluation of graphical user interfaces for augmented reality based manual assembly support, Jordan Scott Herrema

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Influence of conductive network composite thickness and structure on performance of ionic polymer-metal composite transducer, Wangyujue Hong

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Phase-field approach to surface-induced phase transformations and dislocations, Mahdi Javanbakht

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Evaluating the Microsoft Kinect compared to the mouse as an effective interaction device for medical imaging manipulations, Bethany Jean Juhnke

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Portal-s: High-resolution real-time 3D video telepresence, Nikolaus Lee Karpinsky

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Granular mixing visualization and quantification in a double screw mixer, Todd Arnold Kingston

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Micro/nanotribological studies of materials using Atomic force microscopy, Srinath R. Kistampally

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Simulation based characterization and performance enhancement of heterogeneous polymer solar cells, Hari Krishna Kodali

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Direct Numerical Simulations and Analytical Modeling of Granular Filtration, Ravi Kolakaluri

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Pyrolytic sugars from cellulosic biomass, Najeeb M. Kuzhiyil

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Thermophysical properties study of micro/nano materials, Guoqing Liu

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Development of a reactor with optical access for in-situ analysis of fast pyrolysis, Willem Lubberden

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A zonal model to aid in the design of household biomass cookstoves, Nordica Ann MacCarty

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Electrostatic actuation based modulation of polar molecules and associated force interaction studies, Xiao Ma

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Using Tarjan's algorithm to organize and schedule the computational workflow in a federated system of models and databases, Gabriel Sean McNunn

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Academic validation of the Innovation Engineering program for use by CIRAS and other MEP centers for increasing innovation in American companies, Chris Miller

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Utilization of pyrolysis oil in industrial scale boilers, Kyle D. Redfern

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Micro/nano scale surface roughness tailoring and its effect on microfluidic flow, Jing Ren

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Analysis of sugars and phenolic compounds in bio-oil, Marjorie Ruth Rover

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Phase field approach for melting of aluminum nanoparticles, Kamran Samani

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Scalable Techniques for the Analysis of Large-scale Materials Data, Sai Kiranmayee Samudrala

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Designing features that influence decisions about sustainable products, Jinjuan She

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Orthogonal decomposition as a design tool: With application to a mixing impeller, Benjamin Michael Sloan

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Raman-based imaging and thermal characterization in near-field laser heating, Xiaoduan Tang

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Momentum, energy and scalar transport in polydisperse gas-solid flows using particle-resolved direct numerical simulations, Sudheer Tenneti

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Stabilization of an inverted pendulum using control moment gyros, Chris Joel Walck

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Superfast three-dimensional (3D) shape measurement with binary defocusing techniques and its applications, Yajun Wang

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Desktop microforming and welding system powered by a flextensional Terfenol-D transducer, Adam Timothy Witthauer

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The mechanism governing cutting of Polycrystalline Cubic Boron Nitride (PCBN) tool blanks with phase transformation induced fracture, Zhuoru Wu

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Performance characteristics of ammonia engines using direct injection strategies, George Zacharakis-Jutz

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Thermophysical properties study of graphene, Jingchao Zhang

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Advanced gel polymer electrolyte for lithium-ion polymer batteries, Ruisi Zhang

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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Technoeconomic analysis of biorefinery based on multistep kinetics and integration of geothermal energy, Sudhanya Banerjee

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Virtual tool mark generation for efficient striation analysis in forensic science, Laura Denise Ekstrand

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Thermophysical properties study of micro/nanoscale materials, Xuhui Feng

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Expanding the usable workspace of a haptic device by placing it on a moving base, Isaac Garlington

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Combustion and emissions characteristics of a compression-ignition engine using ammonia-DME mixtures, Christopher Wolfgang Gross

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The effect of stochastic nano-scale surface roughness on microfluidic flow in computational microchannels, Robert Jaeger

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Village energy system dynamics of an isolated rural West African village, Nathan Gregory Johnson

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Mixing and segregation in 3D multi-component, two-phase fluidized beds, Norman K.G. Keller

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An investigation of exploitation versus exploration in GBEA optimization of PORS 15 and 16 Problems, Kaelynn Adele Koch

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An experimental and numerical study of NOx formation mechanisms in NH3-H2-Air flames, Praveen Kumar

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Identifying and mitigating the cognitive implications of semi-natural virtual locomotion techniques, William Marsh

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Controlling a satellite dish for two way Internet communication from a moving vehicle, Peter de Boer Martinson

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Fluid-phase velocity fluctuations in gas-solid flows, Mohammad Mehrabadi

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Hybrid femtosecond/picosecond coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering for gas-phase temperature measurements, Joseph Daniel Miller

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An investigation of sustainable agricultural residue availability for energy applications, David Jon Muth Jr.

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Impact tactor design and research for creating consequence in virtual military training, David Prater

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Experimental characterization of a liquid-liquid co-axial swirl rocket injector using non-invasive optical and X-ray techniques, Christopher Daniel Radke

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A pneumatic semi-active control methodology for vibration control of air spring based suspension systems, William Daniel Robinson

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Energy Performance Analysis of Pelotint Dynamic Sun Responsive Thermochromic (SRT) Windows, Ali Surel

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Investigation of biomass gasification and effects of ammonia on producer gas combustion, Jordan A. Tiarks

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Application of atom probe tomography to the investigation of atomic force microscope tips and interfacial phenomena, Chris Tourek

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Low-dimensional micro/nanoscale thermal transport, Nathan Van Velson

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Constitutive modeling of dense granular flow based on discrete element method simulations, Vidyapati Vidyapati

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Nonlinear modeling and h-infinity model reference control of pneumatic suspension system, Jia Wang

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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Chemical Mechanical Paired Grinding, David Thomas Asplund

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Laser texturing of drug eluting stents to improve drug adhesion, Michelle Kay Buehler

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A near real-time framework for extracting tip-sample forces in dynamic atomic force microscopy, David Ray Busch

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Laser-based thermophysical properties measurement and nanotructure diagnostics, Xiangwen Chen

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Constraint-based synthesis of shape-morphing compliant structures in virtual reality, Denis Dorozhkin

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Hydrodynamic Characterization of 3D Fluidized Beds Using Noninvasive Techniques, Joshua Drake

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Improved rate and angle estimation through higher accuracy planar motion models, Keegan Gartner

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Survey and sustainability of energy technologies, Joshua Donald Gifford

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A study on static pressure reset and instability in variable air volume HVAC systems, Brian Wayne Housholder

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Performance characterization of a pilot-scale oxygen enriched-air and steam blown gasification and combustion system, Cuong Van Huynh

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Experimental and numerical investigation of effect of stick-slip friction transition on lateral vibration of magnetic tapes, Sameer Jape

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MicroCantilever (MC) based nanomechanical sensor for detection of molecular interactions, Kyungho Kang

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3D geometry compression with Holoimage, Nikolaus L. Karpinsky

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Experimental and computational study of turbulent mixing in a confined rectangular jet, Bo Kong

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Hemorrhage correlation with total energy and surface power near opossum skull exposed to pulsed ultrasound, Viksit Kumar

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Comparison of Three Degree of Freedom and Six Degree of Freedom Motion Bases Utilizing Classical Washout Algorithms, Christopher Daven Larsen

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A numerical and experimental study of in-situ NO formation in laminar NH3-seeded syngas diffusion flames, Miao Li

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The Impact of Household Refrigeration Storage Conditions on the Shelf Life of Fruits and Vegetables, Kristopher Robert Lineberry

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Solid oxide fuel cell reliability and performance modeling and fabrication by spray pyrolysis, Lin Liu

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Investigation of a novel manufacturing technique for two-dimensional machining of Polycrystalline Cubic Boron Nitride (PCBN) tools, Ammar Abdulghani Melaibari

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An evaluation of perceived urgency applied to amplitude modulated stimulus for military applications, Tyrone D. Moore

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Incorporating uncertainty in vehicle miles traveled projections of the National Energy Modeling System, David Michael Poetting

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A turbulence-based model for the primary breakup of pressure atomized liquid jets, Christopher D. Schmitz

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Weldability of Advanced High Strength Steels using Yb:YAG high power laser for Tailor-Welded Blank applications, Rajashekhar Shivaram Sharma

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Multi-objective optimization based engineering decision tool, Adam Joe Shuttleworth