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  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Shuyan Zhai

    Advisors: Dr. Thomas Mathew and Dr. Yi Huang
    Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Title: Tolerance Limits and Hypotheses Tests for the Comparison of Dissolution Profiles Abstract: The dissolution profile of a drug is obtained from a dissolution experiment, and the profile...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Jonathan McHenry

    Advisors: Dr. Gobbert and Dr. Neerchal
    Friday, November 21, 2014 at 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Title: Parallel Regularized Maximum Likelihood Estimation for Proportional Odds Models Abstract: Ordinal categorical random variables are random variables which take on values from a finite...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Jyoti Saraswat

    Advisor: Dr. Andrei Draganescu
    Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
    Title: Multigrid solution of distributed optimal control problems constrained by semilinear elliptic PDEs Abstract: Partial differential equations (PDEs) constrained optimization is a research...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: James Travis

    Advisor: Dr. Prasun Kundu (JCET/NASA)
    Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Modelling and Estimation of Characteristics of the Rainfall Distribution Rainfall varies in space and time in a highly irregular manner and is described naturally in terms of a stochastic...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Yang Yang

    Advisors: Dr. Anindya Roy & Drs. Tan and Fang, Georgetown U
    Friday, August 29, 2014 at 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Title: Bayesian Adaptive Dose-finding Methods in Phase I Drug Combination Trials Abstract: The dissertation focuses mainly on Bayesian adaptive designs for phase I clinical trials of drug...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Sungwoo Choi

    Advisor: Dr. Junyong Park
    Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title:   Classification using the ROC curve analysis and testing non-equivalence Abstract: The dissertation consists of two different topics. The first topic is to develop the methodologies in...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: David Trott

    Friday, April 25, 2014 at 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
    Title: Top heavy and special Bishop-Phelps cones, Lyapunov rank, and related topics. Location: MP 401 Presentation: 4:30-5:30 (Open to everyone) Questioning/Deliberations: 5:30-6:30 (Restricted...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Malick Mbodj

    Advisor: Dr. Thomas Mathew
    Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Title: Ellipsoidal tolerance regions and simultaneous tolerance intervals for some multivariate normal populations Abstract: A tolerance region for a population is a region computed using a...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: Zachary Zimmer

    Advisors: Dr. Thomas Mathew and Dr. DoHwan Park
    Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Title: Tolerance intervals under some discrete models, zero-inflated models and mixture models Abstract: The dissertation is on the computation of  tolerance limits under three models:  (i) the...
  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense: David J. Cornwell

    Advisors: Dr. Samuel Lomonaco and Dr. Thomas Armstrong
    Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Title: Amplified Quantum Transforms Abstract: In this work we investigate a new quantum algorithm called the Amplified Quantum Fourier Transform (Amplified-QFT) to solve the Local Period Problem...