Theses and Dissertations — 2018

Masters Theses

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Bhamwala Bhargav Dr. Haleh Ardebili Solid Polymer Electrolyte Based Lithium-ion Battery with Composite Silicon Anode [Link]
Tyler Gilliland Dr. Larry Bell Hive Aerospace Phasing in the Martians [Link]
Leonardo A. Guzman Ramirez Dr. Larry Bell Utilization of Payload Fairings as Space Stations and Habitats
Parham Jafari Dr. Hadi Ghasemi Evaporation Mass Flux: A Predictive Model and Experiments [Link]
Janakiram Kaushal Kadiyala Dr. Yashashree Kulkarni Atomistic Simulations of Particle Reinforced Nanocrystalline Materials [Link]
Zain Koita Dr. Larry Bell Project Honey Bee
Thomas Jean Renaud Lagarde Dr. Olga Bannova, Dr. Larry Bell BIOSS: Regenerative Eclss System Based on Accelerated Plant Growth and Processing of Organic Waste [Link]
Kazuhiko Momose Dr. Larry Bell, Dr. Olga Bannova Application of Multi-Mission Single Person Spacecraft to Gateway Mission

Dissertations

Student Advisor(s) Thesis/Dissertation Title
Vikash Chaurasia Dr. Yi-Chao Chen Variational Formulation of Charged Curves Confined to a Sphere [Link]
Nazanin Farokh Nia Dr. Hadi Ghasemi Tuning the Limits of Heat Transfer by Micro/Nano Structures [Link]
Sonika Gahlawat Dr. Ken W. White Characterization of Temperature-Dependent Mechanical Properties of Half-Heusler Thermoelectric Material and Microstructural Evolution of Reactively-Brazed Half-Heusler/Incusil Aba/Copper Interfaces [Link]
Oussama Hattab Dr. Matthew Franchek, Dr. Karolos Grigoriadis Observer-Based Parameter Estimation for Linear Uncertain Discrete-Time Systems [Link]
Ehsan Irajizad Dr. Ashutosh Agrawal Consequences of Asymmetric Environment on the Mechanics of Lipid Bilayer [Link]
Peyman Irajizad Dr. Hadi Ghasemi On Physics of Durable Ice Phobic Surfaces [Link]
Sana Krichen Dr. Pradeep Sharma Soft Multifunctional Materials: From Dielectric Elastomers to Biological Cells [Link]
Jun Mao Dr. Ken W. White Defect Engineering in Thermoelectric Materials [Link]
Ali Masoudi Dr. Hadi Ghasemi On Kinetics of Scale and Gas Hydrate in Oil and Gas Pipelines [Link]
Bahar Moradi Ghadi Dr. Haleh Ardebili Flexible and Stretchable Lithium Ion Batteries Using Fabric-Based Electrodes and Solid Polymer Electrolyte [Link]
Mehdi Torbati Dr. Ashutosh Agrawal Mechanics of Multilamellar Membrane Structures [Link]
Chenyu Wang Dr. Gangbing Song Advanced Structural Health Monitoring for Connections with PZT Transducers and Image Processing Technique [Link]