### PHYSICS ALUMNI - PhD Listed by Chair

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### ACOSTA, Darin

**Carver, Matt**2016

*"A Search for New Physics Using Same-Sign Di-Lepton Events from Proton-Proton Collisions in the CMS Detector at a Center-of-Mass Energy of 13 TeV"*

**Gartner, Joseph**2011

*"The Study of the Z Boson Transverse Momentum Spectrum Recorded by the Compact Muon Solenoid From 2010 Large Hadron Collider Data"*

**Hugon, Justin**2015

*"A Search for the Standard Model Higgs Boson Decaying to Muons in LHC Data with the CMS Experiment"*

**Scurlock, Bobby**2006

*“Compact Muon Solenoid Discovery Potential for the Minimal Supergravity Model of Supersymmetry in Single Muon Events with Jets and Large Missing Transverse Energy in Proton-Proton Collisions at Center-of-Mass Energy 14 TEV”*

**Kotov, Khristian**2010

*"A comprehensive study of perturbative and non-perturbative quantum chromodynamics in measurements of the underlying event and the transverse momentum of the Z boson with the CMS detector at the LHC"*

**Tsybychev, Dimitri**2004 Co-Chair: Jacobo Konigsberg

*"Search for First-Generation Leptoquarks in the Jets and Missing Transverse Energy Toplogy in Proton-Antiproton Collisions at Center-of-Mass Energy 1.96 TeV"*

### ADAMS, Dwight

**Britton, Charles**1977

*"Nuclear magnetism of solid-helium three*

**Castles, Stephen**1973

*"Specific heat of solid helium"*

**Heberlein, David**1969

*"Thermal Expansion and Isothermal Compressibility of Solid Nitrogen and Methane"*

**Kummer, Raymond**1975

*"Effects of a magnetic field on nuclear spin ordering in solid 3He*

**Lang, Tien Vu**1996

*"Direct nuclear demagnetization of high density body-centered-cubic (BCC) and hexagonial-close-packed (HCP) solid 3He"*

**Matsunaga, Naoki**2000

*"Magnetic Susceptibility and Pressure Measurements in Helium-Three Nano-Clusters"*

**Menard, Albert**1974

*"The Thermodynamic Pressure in Superfluid Helium and its Implications for the Phonon Dispersion Curve"*

**Mueller, Robert**1976

*"Nuclear magnetic resonance in flowing superfluid 3He-A"*

**Ni, Wenhai**1994

*"Melting pressure thermometry and magnetically order solid 3He"*

**Panczyk, Michael**1968

*"Nuclear Exchange Energy and Isotopic Phase Separation in Solid Helium"*

**Philp, Joseph**1969

*"Thermal Expansion in CUK2Cl4 2H2O Near the Curie Temperature"*

**Tang, Yi Hua**1987

*"Magnetic ordering of bcc solid 3He at melting pressure"*

**Scribner, Richard**1968

*"The Melting Curve and Related Thermodynamic Properties of He3 Below 1 Degree Kelvin"*

**Straty, Gerald**1966

*"Thermodynamic Properties of Solid Helium"*

**Titus, James**1973 Co-Chair: Joseph Rosenshein

*"The Vortex Ring Creation Process in He II"*

### ALLEN, Kenneth

**Powell, John**1972

*"Energy Transport in the Three-Dimensional, Harmonic, Isotopically Disordered Crystal"*

### ANDRAKA, Bohdan

**Pietri, Richard**2001

*"Magnetism and the kondo effect in cerium heavy-fermion compounds cerium-aluminum-3 and cerium-lead-3"*

**Rotundu, Costel**2007

*"Novel Heavy Fermion Behavior in Praseodymium-Based Materials: Experimental Study of PrOs4Sb12"*

### ANDREW, Raymond

**Brey, William**1994

*"Novel Techniques for Pulsed Field Gradient NMR Measurements"*

**Duensing, George**1994

*"Signal-to-Noise Ratio Improvement in NMR via Reciever Hardware Optimization"*

**Mao, Jintong**1987

*"Selective Radio Frequency Pulses by Optimal Control"*

**Yang, Lei**1999 Co-Chair: Thomas Mareci

*"Diffusion Tensor Imaging and the Measurement of Diffusion Tensors in Biological Systems"*

### ARD, W.

**Watson, Harry**1962

*"An Experimental Study of the Interaction of Plasmons and Fast Electrons in Metals"*

### AVERY, Paul

**Snowball, Matt**2014 Co-Chair: Andrey Korytov

*"Observation of a Higgs Boson in the H-->ZZ-->4l Decay Channel and Using Z—>4l Decays as a Calibration Tool in Studies of the Higgs Boson Properties"*

**Pi, Haifeng**2005

*“Reconstruction of Missing Transverse Energy and Prospect of Searching for Higgs Boson Produced via Vector Boson Fusion in Compact Muon Solenoid Experiment”*

**Rodriguez, Jorge**1995

*"Exclusive Two Body Decays of the Bottom Meson"*

**Schmitt, Michael**2010

*"Measurement of the Charge Ratio of Atmospheric Muons at the Compact Muon Solenoid in Events with Momenta Between 5 GeV/c and 1 TeV/c"*

### BAILEY, Thomas

**Austin, Terry**1973

*"Low-Energy Scattering of He++ by Neon, Argon, and Krypton"*

**Budzynski, Timothy**1973

*"Kinematic Studies Of Charge Transfer in Collisions Between Rare Gas Ions and Diatomic Molecules"*

**Champion, Roy**1966

*"Collision-induced dissociation of D2 ions by argon and nitrogen"*

**Doverspike, Lynn**1966

*"Energetic and angular studies on N2D and ArD formation"*

**Herrero, Federico**1968

*"Differential Elastic Ion-Atom Scattering at Low Energies"*

**Ioup, George**1968 Co-Chair: B. Thomas

*"Analysis of Low Energy Atomic and Molecular Collisions: Semiclassical Elastic Scattering Calculations and Deconvolution of Data"*

**Martin, John**1967

*"Experimental Investigations of Negative Ion Collisions: Electron Detachment and Ion-Molecule Reactions"*

**Mullen, Joseph**1972 Co-Chair: Billy Thomas

*"Theoretical and Experimental Studies of Low-Energy Molecular Collision Phenomena"*

**Rayborn, Grayson**1969

*"Experimental Studies of Charge Transfer Collisions"*

### BALLARD, Stanley

**Browder, James**1967

*"Studies of the Thermal Expansion of Optical Materials at Low Temperatures"*

**Ebersole, John**1974

*"An Investigation of the Linear Electro-Optic Effect of Epitaxial Zinc Sulfide Films for Integrated Optics"*

**Haigh, Paul**1961 Co-Chair: Thomas Scott

*"Nuclear Resonance in Liquid and Solid Nitrogen"*

**McMahan, William**1966

*"Investigation of the Scattering of Laser Light by a Plasma"*

**Streete, John**1967

*"Atmospheric Attenuation of Electromagnetic Radiation in the Infrared Spectral Region"*

### BEDNAREK, Alexander

**McWaters, Marcus**1966

*"Cohomology for normal spaces"*

### BEESLER, W.H.

**Morrow, John**1934

*"The Dielectric Constant of Benzene"*

### BARTLETT, Rodney

**Henderson, Thomas**2004

*"Short-Range Correlation in Molecular Physics: The Basis Set Problem and the Correlation Hole"*

### BISWAS, Amlan

**Dhakal, Tara**2008

*"Manipulating the Magnetic Domains of Hole-Doped Manganites by Using Electric Field"*

**Grant, Daniel**2015

*"Effect of Electric Field and Strain on the Magnetic Properties of Phase Separated Manganites"*

**Jeen, Hyoung Jeen**2011

*"Magnetoelectric Effects in Manganites"*

**Kwak, In Hae**2016

*"Phase Separation in Strained La0.67Sr0.33MnO3 Thin Films"*

**Timmerwilke, John**2013

*"Point Contact Studies of Iron Based Superconductors"*

**Wu, Yuning**2012 (Co-Chair)

*"First-Principles Simulations in Multiple Dimensions: Nano-Particles, Surface, and Bulk"*

**Yun, Sung Hee**2008

*"Effect of Disorder in Cuprates and Manganites"*

### BLUE, Richard

**Keyser, Ronald**1970

*"A Study of Oxygen-17 Via Helium-3 Bombardment of Carbon-14"*

**Prior, Richard**1968

*"Polarization of Protons Elastically Scattered from Light Nuclei"*

**Ramirez, Juan**1970

*"States in Nitrogen-15 Between 12 MeV and 14 MeV Excitation Energy"*

### BROOKEMAN, James

**Crowley, Michael**1982

*"Quantum Effects in Isotopically Mixed Crystals of Hydrogen Chloride and Deuterium Chloride in the Ferroelectric Phase"*

**Li, Funming**1979

*"Nuclear Resonance of O17 in Liquid and Solid Carbon Monoxide"*

### BROYLES, Arthur

**Becker, Michael**1967

*"A Variational Approach to the Ground State Energy of the Electron Gas"*

**Burdick, Stephen**1980

*"Metallic Hydrogen--A Two-Body Approach to Band Theory and a Quatum Mechanical Test of Diophantine Methods"*

**Carley, David**1963

*"Radial Distribution Function of and Electron Gas"*

**Dulock, Victor**1964

*"A Study of Accidental Degeneracy in Hamiltonian Mechanics"*

**Dunn, Tucson**1966

*"An Approximation to the Electron Gas Slater Sum in the Form of a Boltzman Factor Involving Pair-Potentials"*

**Jaen, Jang**1966

*"The WKB Approximation for the Quantum Radial Distribution Function"*

**Khan, Ashfaq**1963

*"A Comparison of the Radial Distribution Functions of Fluid Argon Computed with the Percus-Yevick and CHNC Inegral Equations using (1) the Guggenheim McGlashan and (2) the Leenard-Jones Potentials"*

**Kin-Chue**1974

*"Integral Equations and Distribution Functions for Hyperdense Plasmas and a Local Exchange-Correlation Approximation for Many-Electron Systems"*

**Lado, Fred**1964

*"New Methods of Computing Radial Distribution Functions of Fluids"*

**Lee, Joon**1966

*"A Product-Pair Ground State Wave Function for He4"*

**Lowther, Rex**1980

*"Monte Carlo Calculation of the Born-Oppenheimer Potential Between Two Helium Atoms"*

**McEnnan, James**1970

*"A Dispersion Theory of the Lamb Shift"*

**Mendez-Placido, Ruben**1988

*"An Approximate Vertex Amplitude from the Schwinger-Dyson Equations of Quantum Electrodynamics"*

**Pokrant, Marvin**1970

*"Ionization Curves for Hydrogen"*

**Sahlin, Henry**1963

*"A collective coordinate approach to the radial distribution function"*

**Samec, Augustine**1970

*"Computing Radial Distribution Functions with Bridge Diagrams"*

**Shin, Hyun-Joon**1973

*"Properties of Liquid Sodium at High Temperatures"*

**Smith, Earl**1966 Co-Chair: Charles Hooper

*"A Relaxation Theory of Spectral Line Broadening in Plasmas"*

**Spring, John**1971

*"Correlation Energy of the Electron Gas"*

**Stevens, Forest**1973

*"Variational Calculation of Electron Gas Correlation Energy"*

### BUCHLER, Robert

**Pesnell, William**1983

*"Thermal Effects in Stellar Pulsations"*

### CARR, Thomas

**Brown, George**1970

*"Long Baseline Interferometry of Jupiter's Decametric Radiation"*

**Desch, Michael**1976

*"Groundbased and Spacecraft Studies of Jupiter at Decameter and Hectometer Wavelengths"*

**Donivan, Frank**1970

*"Radio Investigations of Clusters of Galaxies"*

**Gulkis, Samuel**1965

*"A theoretical model for the emission of the decametric radiation from Jupiter"*

**Kennedy, David**1969

*"Polarization of the Decametric Radiation from Jupiter"*

**Lynch, Michel**1972

*"Observations of Jupiter's Decametric Radiation with a Very-Long Baseline Interferometer"*

**Paul, Madhabendra**1969

*"Waveform and Source-Size Studies of Jupiter's Decametric Radiation"*

**Tiberi, Carmen**1966

*"Observations of Jupiter at 430 MC/S"*

### CHAN, Ho Bun

**Bao, Yiliang**2011

*"The Casimir Force on Nanostructured Surfaces: Geometry and Finite Conductivity Effects"*

**Marcet, Zsolt**2012 (Co-Chair)

*"Resonant Excitation of Metallic Structures by Incident Electromagnetic Waves"*

**Ninios, Konstantinos**2011 (Co-Chair)

*"Development of micromechanical magnetometers for measuring magnetization at high magnetic fields and low temperatures"*

**Stambaugh, Corey**2009

*"Fluctuation Phenomenon in a Nonlinear Microelectromechanical Oscillator"*

**Zou, Jie**2012 (Co-Chair)

*"Detecting Classical and Quantum Fluctuations with Microelectromechanical Systems"*

### CHEN, Kwan-Yu

**Bloomer, Raymond**1973

*"Photoelectric Investigations of AA Ceti and UZ Puppis"*

**Endal, Andrew**1974

*"The Advanced Evolution of a 15 Solar Mass Star"*

**Mullen, Elisabeth**1974

*"The Formation of a Contact Binary Star System"*

**Parise, Ronald**1979

*"A Detailed Investigation of the MgII k Line in Beta Persei"*

**West, Jon**1979

*"Evolution of Pre-Main-Sequence Binary Star Systems"*

**Williamson, Richard**1972

*"Photoelectric Study of EE Aquarii and AE Phoenicis"*

### CHENG, Hai-Ping

**Cao, Chao**2008

*"First-Principles and Multi-Scale Modeling of Nano-Scale Systems"*

**Chen, Yun-Wen**2010

*"An Ab Initio Study of Alpha-Quartz (0001) Surface and Water-Silica Interface Interaction"*

**Chu, Iek-Heng**2014

*"Computational Studies of Excited States and Electron Transfer in Nanoscale Materials"*

**Du, Maohua**2003

*"Theoretical Modeling and Design of Complex Materials"*

**Hamdan, Rashid**2014

*"Numerical Study of The Mechanical Loss in Amorphous Oxides"*

**Hembree, Robert**2014 Co-Chair: David Micha "Photoconductivity at Nanostructured Semiconductor Surfaces: A Density Matrix Approach"

**Kemper, Lex**2010

*"Computational studies of strongly correlated electronic systems"*

**Li, Xiangguo**2014 "Magnetism and Electron Transport at Nano Scale"

**Mirshamsi, Sahar**2014 "Water Confinement in Nano-Pores and Its Transport Properties"

**Srivastava, Manoj**2012

*"First-Principles Electronic Structure and Transport Calculations in Materials with Defects and Impurities"*

**Trinastic, Jonathan**2015

*"Electronic Structure, Transport, and Relaxation Dynamics in Nanoscale Materials"*

**Wang, Linlin**2004

*"A Computational Study of Surface Adsorption and Desorption"*

**Wu, Yuning**2012

*"First-Principles Simulations in Multiple Dimensions: Nano-Particles, Surface, and Bulk"*

**Zhang, Chun**2004

*"Transport Properties at Nano Scales via First Principles Studies"*

### CONKLIN, James

**Averill, Frank**1971

*"Calculation of the Total Energy of Cesium as a Function of Lattice Constant"*

### CONNOLLY, John

**Li, Choy**1975

*"Hellmann-Feynman Forces and Dipole Moments using Multiple-Scattering X Alpha Wavefunctions for Diatomic Molecules"*

**Ringers, Douglas**1973

*"A "First Principles" Calculation of the Heisenberg Exchange Integral and Crystal Field Parameter for Nickel Oxide"*

**Snow, Edward**1973

*"Total Energy as a Function of Lattice Parameter for Copper Using the Self-Consistent APW Method"*

### CUMMING, Andrew

**Shi, Qingbiao**1994 Chair: Andrew Cumming

*"The Kinetics of Surface-Mediated Phase Seperation in the Quasi-Binary Mixture of Guaiacol-Glycerol-Water"*

### DETWEILER, Steven

**Baker, Brian**2002

*"Variational Principles in General Relativity"*

**Blackburn, James**1990 Co-Chair: James Ipser

*"The Spiralling Binary Systems of Black Holes"*

**Kim, Dong-Hoon**2005

*"Radiation Reaction in Curved Spacetime"*

**Messaritaki, Eirini**2003

*"Radiation Reaction on Moving Particles in General Relativity"*

**Vega, Michael Ian**2009

*"The Dynamics of Point Particles around Black Holes"*

### DORSEY, Alan

**Dasbiswas, Kinjal**2012

*"The role of defects in novel superfluid phenomena, mainly supersolid helium and cold gases"*

**Goswami, Debajit**2011

*"Role of Defects in the Supersolid Phenomena"*

**Klironomos, Alexios**2003

*"Structural Transitions of the Vortex Lattice in Anisotropic Superconductors and Fingering Instability of Electron Droplets in an Inhomogeneous Magnetic Field"*

**Klironomos, Filippos**2005

*"Tunneling between Two Dimensional Electron Systems in a High Magnetic Field and Crystalline Phases of a Two Dimensional Electron System in a Magnetic Field"*

**Yoo, Chi-Deuk**2009

*"Phenomenology of Supersolids"*

### DUFTY, Jim

**Baskaran, Aparna**2006

*“Statistical Mechanics and Linear Response for a Granular Fluid”*

**Boercker, David**1978

*"Quantum kinetic theory of time correlation functions"*

**Dutta, Sandipan**2013

*"Classical Representation of Quantum Systems at Equilibrium"*

**Garland, Gregory**1984

*"First Density Correction to the Transport Coefficients for a Square Well Gas: Temperature Dependence and Bound State Effects"*

**Kim, Chang**1989

*"Boundary Value Problems in Nonequilibrium Fluids"*

**Lee, Mirim**1997

*"Uniform shear flow far from equilibrium"*

**Lutsko, James**1986

*"Nonequilibrium fluctuations and transport in sheared fluids"*

**Mallik, Aditi**2005

*"Multi-Scale Modeling of Solids as a Composite of Quantum Mechanical (QM) and Classical Mechanical (CM) Domains"*

**Marchetti, Maria**1982

*"Fluctuations in Systems Far from Equilibrium"*

**Wrighton, Jeffrey**2004

*"Charge Correlation Effects in the Broadening of Spectral Lines from Highly Charged Radiators"*

### DUNNAM, Francis Eugene

**Clarke, Richard**1971

*"Radiative Alpha Capture in 32S, 34S, and 23Na"*

**Haskins, Penelope**1984

*"Nuclear Spectroscopy Studies of SR"*

**Huang, Ming**1988

### EMCH, Gerard

**Da Silva, Rica**1988

*"Classical Dynamics in Curved Space Dynamical Groups, C.C.R. and Geometric Quantization"*

### FIELD, Richard

**Cruz, Albert**2005

*"Using Max/Min Transverse Regions to Study the Underlying Event in Run2 at the Tevatron"*

**Group, Robert**2006 Co-Chair, Konstantin Matchev

*“Measurement of the Inclusive Jet Cross Section Using the Midpoint Algorithm in Run II at the Collidor Detector at Fermilab (CDF)”*

**Haas, Richard**2001

*"The underlying event in hard scattering collisions of proton and antiproton at 1.8 TEV"*

**Kanev, Youli**1998

*"Application of Neural Networks and Genetic Algorithms in High Energy Physics"*

**Kar, Deepak**2008

*"Using Drell-Yan to Probe the Underlying Event in Run II at Collider Detector at Fermilab (CDF)"*

**Rank, Doug**2016

*"A study of the Underlying Event at 13 TeV using the leading track"*

**Tayebnejad, Mohammad**1997

*"Application of Neural Networks in High Energy Physics"*

**Zakaria, Mohammed**2013

*"Measurement of the Underlying Event Activity in Proton Proton Collisions at the LHC using the Leading Tracks"*

### FLOWERS, John

**Dunnill, William**1965

*"Ion beam-plasma interactions"*

**Eoff, Kay**1964

*"Townsend's First Ionization Coefficient in Crossed Electric and Magnetic Fields"*

**Jones, Mark**1953

*"Biophysical Aspects of Plant Tissue Cultures"*

**Kendall, Harry**1961

*"A Study of the Time Lag of Gas Breakdown in Reversed Electric*

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**Nolan, Stanley**1962

*"Discharge Time Lags in the Magnetic Field"*

### FRY, Jim

**Agarwal, Nimit**2013

*"Helium Segregation and Baryon Acoustic Oscillations"*

**Balaraman, Anand**2007

*"Cell Count Moments in the Halo Model"*

**Cooney, James**2004

*"Rotational Velocities in Large Scale Structure"*

**Hill, Andrew**2011

*"Effects of Helium Recombination in the Early Universe"*

**Jones, Michael**1997

*"Large-Scale Structure of the Universe: Simulation and Statistics"*

**Siegel, Ethan**2006

*“Cosmological Perturbations and Their Effects on the Universe: from Inflation to Acceleration”*

**Ruamsuwan, Laddawan**1991

*"Analytical and Numerical Investigation of Nonlinear Gravitational Clustering"*

### FURIC, Ivan

**Fisher, Matt**2014

*"Search for the Standard Model Higgs Boson Decaying to a Bottom Quark Pair with the CMS Detector"*

**Kypreos, Nick**2013

*"Search for Heavy Narrow Resonances Decaying to Dimuons with the CMS Detector"*

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