2020 PhD Research Exams

Normative Modeling of Neural Circuit Dynamics to Meet Control and Detection Objectives
Author: Sruti Mallik
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. ShiNung Ching
Date: 5/15/2020

Enhancing PET Functionalities with Novel Geometrics and Multimodal Imaging Technique
Author: Suranjana Samanta
Dissertation Advisors: Drs. Joseph A O'Sullivan and Yuan-Chuan Tai
Date: 4/17/2020

Constructing and Analyzing Network Dynamics for Information Objectives and Working Memory
Author: Elham Ghazizadeh
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. ShiNung Ching
Date: 3/30/2020

Efficient and Scalable Computing for Resource-Contrained Cyber Physical Systems: A Layered Approach
Author: An Zou
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Xuan "Silvia" Zhang
Date: 3/2/2020

Nonlinear Effects in Whispering Gallery Mode Optical Microresonators and Their Applications
Author: Yihang Li
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Lan Yang
Date: 2/25/2020

Machine Learning Morphisms: A Framework for Design and Optimization of Machine Learning Workflows
Author: Eric Cawi
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Arye Nehorai
Date: 1/21/2020

Electro-Mechanical Ionic Channel Modeling for Uterine Contractions and Oxytocin Effects During Pregnancy
Author: Yiqi Lin
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Arye Nehorai
Date: 1/14/2020