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Greg Saylor, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, "Degradation of Atrazine using Combined Electrolysis and Ozonation: Impact of pH and Electrolyte Composition," on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 8:00 AM in room Virtual https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/91405653436?pwd=dkdGNEhxNzliRVk0ZG5MVjRWYm1GQT09. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Environmental Engineering Margaret Kupferle. The presentation is open to the public.


Han Tong, doctoral student in the College of Medicine, will present his dissertation, "Brain Mechanisms of Pain Processing in Healthy Adolescents and Adolescents with Juvenile Fibromyalgia ," on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:00 AM in room https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/95083922459?pwd=TUJ0 Virtually. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Anesthesiology Mark Baccei. The presentation is open to the public.


Adedapo Alabi, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, "Rapid Learning of Self-Organized Spatial Representations for Goal-Directed Navigation Based on a Novel Model of Hippocampal Place Fields," on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:00 AM in room virtual Microsoft Teams. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Ali Minai. The presentation is open to the public.


Zahraa Dabbach, doctoral student in the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning, will present his dissertation, " Iraqi Architectural Identity: An "Arab Renaissance" From a Western Perspective," on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room 5480 DAAP. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Architecture Jeffrey Tilman. The presentation is open to the public.


Rui Chen, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, " Carbon nanotube synthesis and applications based on floating catalyst chemical vapor deposition," on Wednesday, July 6, 2022 at 2:00 AM in room online https://teams.microsoft.com/dl/launcher/launcher.html?url=%2F_%23%2Fl%2Fmeetup-join%2F19%3Ameeting_MThjMmE4NjYtY2M5Ny00NzU2LTk4ZTItZmU5MWViYjViYWEx%40thread.v2%2F0%3Fcontext%3D%257b%2522Tid%2522%253a%2522f5222e6c-5fc6-48eb-8f03-73db18203b63%2522%252c%2522. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Mechanical Engineering Mark Schulz. The presentation is open to the public.


Samuel Woodburn, doctoral student in the College of Medicine, will present his dissertation, " Microglia in chronic stress and rapid acting antidepressant treatment," on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 3:00 AM in room A001 (auditorium), University of Cincinnati, Reading Campus. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Pharmacology and Systems Physiology, Teresa Reyes. The presentation is open to the public.


Joshua Deaton, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, " A Cryptanalysis of Lifted Underdetermined Multivariate Cryptosystems," on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 9:00 AM in room https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/98750143188 via Zoom. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Mathematics Jintai Ding. The presentation is open to the public.


Paul Deford, doctoral student in the College of Medicine, will present his dissertation, " HGF/Met-mediated Phosphorylation of Stathmin1 Serine 16 Regulates Cell Cycle Progression and Cell Proliferation," on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room G17 Kettering Laboratory. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Toxicology Susan Kasper. The presentation is open to the public.


Sisan Cuervo, doctoral student in the College of Allied Health Sciences, will present her dissertation, "Language Outcomes and Home Literacy Practices of Children Born Very Preterm in Relation to Maternal Factors," on Friday, July 8, 2022 at 9:30 AM in room 350 Health Science Building (HSB) . The committee will be chaired by Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders Nancy Creaghead. The presentation is open to the public.


Diana Sun, doctoral student in the College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services, will present her dissertation, " What Will They Think of Me? Understanding the Experiences of White-Collar Inmates," on Friday, July 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room 652 TDC. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Criminal Justice Michael Benson. The presentation is open to the public.


Sarah Jernigan, doctoral student in the College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services, will present her dissertation, "Creating Institutional Change: Addressing Mental Health Concerns for International Students to Increase Student Success," on Friday, July 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room 1210 Lindner Hall OR https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/8177469729. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Special Education Stephen Kroeger. The presentation is open to the public.


Matthijs van Hoogdalem, doctoral student in the College of Pharmacy, will present his dissertation, "Application of modeling and simulation to improve the treatment of neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome," on Friday, July 8, 2022 at 2:00 PM in room 301 Kowalewski Hall. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Pediatrics & Pharmacology Alexander Vinks. The presentation is open to the public.


Abdullah Bdaiwi, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, "Improving Data Acquisition and Analysis of Lung Function and Structure using Hyperpolarized 129Xe MRI," on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room R3381/3383 CCHMC, R Research Auditorium. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Biomedical Engineering Zackary Cleveland. The presentation is open to the public.


Haozhi Zhang, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, "Compositional Influences on Microtube Formation in Ni-Based Wires via the Kirkendall Effect ," on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 2:00 AM in room Virtual meeting https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_MDViMDk0YTctNDkxMy00YWJkLTljZWYtYjZiYWE2YmViNWVh%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%22f5222e6c-5fc6-48eb-8f03-73db18203b63%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%225a740365-7a5e-4137-a09e-8d91bdf3f850%22%7d. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Material Science and Engineering Ashley Paz y Puente. The presentation is open to the public.


Bayley King, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, " Increasing Security and Trust in HDL IP through Evolutionary Computing," on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 9:00 AM in room https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/93793310706 Zoom. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering Rashmi Jha. The presentation is open to the public.


Reza Ershadnia, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, "Advancing Understanding of Gaseous Phase Fate and Transport in Groundwater," on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 1:00 PM in room 309 Braunstein Hall. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Geology Reza Soltanian. The presentation is open to the public.


Holly Lonergan, doctoral student in the College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services, will present her dissertation, " The nexus of mental illness and violence: Cognitive functioning as a potential mechanism linking psychotic symptomology and self-reported violent behavior," on Tuesday, July 12, 2022 at 2:00 PM in room 652 Ed Latessa Conference Room (Teachers-Dyer Complex). The committee will be chaired by Professor of Criminal Justice Joseph Nedelec. The presentation is open to the public.


Vonn Kee Wong, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, " Post-quantum self-tallying voting protocol," on Wednesday, July 13, 2022 at 9:00 AM in room Zoom https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/93429421946?pwd=Zkh1azFGTVJXaGtxOWVLTkg2UjZPdz09. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Mathematics Jintai Ding. The presentation is open to the public.


Stephen Colegate, doctoral student in the College of Medicine, will present his dissertation, " Acute Exposure to Ambient Particulate Matter and Pulmonary Exacerbations in Cystic Fibrosis Patients: A Case-Crossover Design and Simulation Study," on Thursday, July 14, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room G26 Kettering Laboratory. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Biostatistics Marepalli Rao. The presentation is open to the public.


Marcus Brooks, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, "You Can’t Talk About that in the #CancelCulture: A Cross-Platform Analysis of Vernacular Online Racial Discourse in the Age of Cancel Culture ," on Thursday, July 14, 2022 at 2:00 PM in room Zoom https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/91950622226. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Sociology Annulla Linders. The presentation is open to the public.


Tomas Arce Mairena, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, " La antipoesía de Carlos Martínez Rivas: Parodia, humor, pesimismo y la estrategia neobarroca. ," on Friday, July 15, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room 727 Old Chem. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Spanish American Literature Nicasio Urbina. The presentation is open to the public.


Julia Escobar Villegas, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present her dissertation, "De frontera fluvial imaginada a espectral río arborescente: nacimiento, cauces y contracorrientes de los imaginarios coloniales del río Magdalena en la literatura colombiana," on Friday, July 15, 2022 at 10:30 AM in room https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/94397473681 via Zoom. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Latin American and Caribbean literature and film Patricia Valladares-Ruiz. The presentation is open to the public.


Ademola Ikusan, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, " Quality-Aware Video Processing for Deep-Learning-Based Analytics Tasks," on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 1:00 AM in room Online Online. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Computer Engineering Rui Dai. The presentation is open to the public.


Kalliopi Theocharidou, doctoral student in the College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services, will present her dissertation, " Examining the correlates of electoral violence in the U.S. using a mixed methods approach: The case of the January 6th, 2021, Capitol insurrection," on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room Ed Latessa Conference Room (TDC 652) School of Criminal Justice. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Criminology Joseph Nedelec. The presentation is open to the public.


Joshua Mayersky, doctoral student in the College of Engineering & Applied Science, will present his dissertation, "Ferroelectric Oxides For Neuromorphic Computing and Hardware Assurance," on Monday, July 18, 2022 at 3:00 PM in room https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3amee Virtual. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Electrical Engineering Rashmi Jha. The presentation is open to the public.


Amir Lashgari, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, " Developing Redox-Active Organic Materials for Redox Flow Batteries," on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at 10:00 AM in room 502 Rieveschl Hall. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Chemistry Jianbing Jiang. The presentation is open to the public.


Zachary Polonsky, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, "Perturbative Electroweak Corrections in the Standard Model and Beyond," on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM in room 407 GEO/PHYS. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Physics Joachim Brod. The presentation is open to the public.


Mariana Estevez, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present her dissertation, "Characterization of oxidation induced damage to Ribosomal RNA through LC-MS," on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at 2:30 PM in room https://ucincinnati.zoom.us/j/91605902941?pwd=TTds Virtual. The committee will be co-chaired by Professors of Chemistry Balasubrahmanyam Addepalli and Patrick Limbach. The presentation is open to the public.


Spencer Hendrickson, doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, will present his dissertation, "Sensor and Redox Label Modifications for Improved Electrochemical Aptamer-Based Sensor Translatability," on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 4:00 AM in room 502 Rieveschl. The committee will be chaired by Professor of Chemistry Ryan White. The presentation is open to the public.