2014 PhD Defenses

CONTROL OF DETERMINISTIC AND STOCHASTIC LINEAR ENSEMBLE SYSTEMS
Author: Ji Qi
Advisor: Jr-Shin Li
Date: 10/3/2014

WHISPERING GALLERY MODE MICRORESONATORS: APPLICATIONS FROM OPTICAL SENSING TO COMMUNICATIONS
Author: Faraz Monifi
Advisor: Lan Yang
Date: 9/12/2014

A FOUR-DIMENSIONAL IMAGE RECONSTRUCTION FRAMEWORK FOR PET UNDER ARBITRARY GEOMETRIES
Author: Aswin Mathews
Advisor: Joseph O'Sullivan
Date: 9/5/2014

RESOURCE DISTRIBUTION FOR ROBOTS AND NEXUS BETWEEN WATER AND ENERGY
Author: Daniel McGibney
Advisor: Hiro Mukai
Date: 8/21/2014

MULTI-CHANNEL DECOUPLING OF QUANTUM MECHANICAL CONTROL SYSTEMS
Author: Pei-Lan Liu
Advisor: Tzyh-Jong Tarn
Date: 8/21/2014

ALTERNATING MINIMIZATION ALGORITHMS FOR DUAL-ENERGY X-RAY CT IMAGING AND INFORMATION OPTIMIZATION
Author: Yaqi Chen
Advisor: Joseph O'Sullivan
Date: 8/21/2014

SCALING MULTIDIMENSIONAL INFERENCE FOR BIG STRUCTURED DATA
Author: Elad Gilboa
Advisor: Arye Nehorai
Date: 5/9/2014

OPTIMAL CONTROL AND SYNCHRONIZATION OF DYNAMIC ENSEMBLE SYSTEMS
Author: Anatoly Zlotnik
Advisor: Jr-Shin Li
Date: 5/7/2014

TOWARDS MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION: COMBINED X-RAY ATTENUATION AND SCATTER SYSTEM
Author: Ikenna Odinaka
Advisor: Joseph O'Sullivan
Date: 4/29/2014

QUANTUM NANOPHOTONICS: CREATING STRONG PHOTON-PHOTON INTERACTION AND QUANTUM INTERFERENCE WITH APPLICATIONS IN PHYSICS AND ENGINEERING
Author: Matthew Bradford
Advisor: Jung-Tsung Shen
Date: 4/25/2014

POWER SYSTEM STATE ESTIMATION AND RENEWABLE ENERGY OPTIMIZATION IN SMART GRIDS
Author: Peng Yang
Advisor: Arye Nehorai
Date: 4/21/2014

DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF POSITION-ENCODED MICROFLUIDIC MICROSPHERE-TRAP ARRAYS
Author: Xiaoxiao Xu
Advisor: Arye Nehorai
Date: 4/18/2014