Below is the schedule of upcoming public Ph.D. defenses.

Calendar of public Ph.D. defenses

  • Friday,
    July 20, 2018 10:00AM

    2327 Wean Hall

    Mauro Elias Ferreira do Nascimento


    Inclusion size distributions after calcium treatment in low carbon aluminum killed steels

    P. Chris Pistorius - MSE

    Richard J. Fruehan - MSE

    Bryan A. Webler - MSE

    Robert A. Heard - MSE

    Scott R. Story - USSteel

  • Tuesday,
    July 24, 2018 10:00AM

    340 REH

    Derek K. Lau


    Experimental evaluation of the interfacial Dzyaloshinskii­Moriya interaction in Co/Ni magnetic multilayers

    Vincent Sokalski - MSE

    David E. Laughlin - MSE

    Michael E. McHenry - MSE

    Luc Thomas - TDK Headway Technologies

  • Tuesday,
    July 24, 2018 12:00PM

    2101 CIC

    Tiffany Bao


    Autonomous computer security game: Techniques, strategy and investigation

    David Brumley - ECE/SCS

    Hui Zhang - ECE/SCS

    Wenke Lee - Georgia Institute of Technology

    Giovanni Vigna - University of California, Santa Babara

  • Tuesday,
    July 24, 2018 1:00PM

    2327 Wean Hall

    Yu Lin


    New high toughness ultra-high strength steels: Effects of composition and heat treatment on strength and toughness

    David E. Laughlin - MSE

    Bryan A. Webler - MSE

    Paul M. Novotny - Carpenter Technology Corporation

  • Thursday,
    July 26, 2018 9:00AM

    129 Baker Hall

    Jaison D. Desai


    Toward a sociology of infrastructure: Insights from the U.S. bridge system

    Daniel Erian Armanios - EPP

    Doug Sicker - EPP

    Erica R.H. Fuchs - EPP

    Burcu Akinci - CEE

  • Friday,
    July 27, 2018 9:00AM

    340 REH

    Jian Wang


    High resolution 2D imaging and 3D scanning with line sensors

    Aswin C. Sankaranarayanan - ECE

    Srinivasa G. Narasimhan - ECE

    Vijayakumar Bhagavatula - ECE

    Mohit Gupta - University of Wisconsin–Madison

  • Tuesday,
    July 31, 2018 9:30AM

    129 Baker Hall

    Cristóbal De La Maza


    Preference learning for policy analysis

    Alex Davis - EPP

    Inês Azevedo - EPP

    Cleotilde Gonzalez - SDS

    Aarti Singh - Machine Learning

  • Wednesday,
    August 1, 2018 4:00PM

    D210 Hamerschlag

    José Jerónimo Moreira Rodrigues


    3D pose estimation for bin-picking: A data-driven approach using multi-light images

    Takeo Kanade - ECE

    Pedro M. Q. Aguiar - University of Lisbon

    João M. F. Xavier - University of Lisbon

    Marios Savvides - ECE

    Jianbo Shi - University of Pennsylvania

    Alexandre Bernardino - University of Lisbon