Articles tagged with: Thesis defence

  • August 29: Master of Science thesis defence

    Colin Vendromin, a candidate in the Department of Physics, will present his Master of Science thesis defence on Thursday, August 29 at 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Chown H-Block 313.

    His thesis is titled Numerical Solutions of Laplace’s Equation for Various Physical Situations.

    His examination committee members are Dr. Michael Bidochka, Chair; Dr. Stephen Anco, External Examiner, (Brock University); Dr. David Crandles, Supervisor; Dr. Maureen Reedyk and Dr. Shyamal Bose, Committee Members.

    All are welcome to attend.

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  • August 24: Master of Science thesis defence

    Saif Al-Silwadi, a candidate in the Department of Earth Sciences, will present his Master of Science thesis defence by video conference on Thursday, Aug. 24 at 1 p.m. in Welch Hall 147.

    His thesis is titled Dinoflagellate cyst stratigraphy and paleoecology of the Upper Miocene and Pliocene, Rees Borehole, Northern Belgium.

    His examination committee members are Dr. Brian Ross, Chair; Dr. Lucy Edwards, External Examiner, (US Geological Survey, Reston VA); Dr. Martin Head, Supervisor; Dr. Richard Cheel and Dr. Francine McCarthy, Committee Members.

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  • August 23: Master of Science thesis defence

    Thomas Beniac, a candidate in the Department of Physics, will present his Master of Science thesis defence by video conference on Wednesday, Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. in Welch Hall 147.

    His thesis is titled Effect of Topological Morphology on Optical Filtering Properties of Porous Silicon.

    His examination committee members are Dr. Vincenzo De Luca, Chair; Dr. G. Todd Andrews, External Examiner, (Memorial University of New Foundland); Dr. Thad Harroun, standing in for Dr. Maureen Reedyk, Supervisor; Dr. Fereidoon Razavi and Dr. David Crandles, Committee Members.

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  • August 17: Master of Science thesis defence

    Yiaolong Yang, a candidate in the Department of Chemistry, will present his Master of Science thesis defence by video conference on Thursday, Aug. 17 at 11 a.m. in Mackenzie Chown H-Block 313.

    His thesis is titled, (A) Constructing a Three-Dimensional DNA Nanomachine to Achieve Rapid Isothermal Signal Amplification for Nucleic Acid Detection (B) Regulation of DNA Strand Displacement Using an Allosteric DNA Toehold. 

    His examination committee members are Dr. Rick Cheel, Chair; Dr. Julianne Gibbs-Davis, External Examiner, (University of Alberta); Dr. Feng Li, Supervisor; Dr. Heather Gordon and Dr. Art van der Est, Committee Members.

    All are invited to attend.

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  • August 18: Master of Science thesis defence

    Darren Hicks, a candidate in the Department of Physics, will present his Master of Science thesis defence on Friday, Aug. 18 at 1 p.m. in Plaza 600F.

    His thesis is titled, Preparation of Single Crystal Molybdenum Bronzes and Polycrystalline Rubidium Molybdenum Oxide.

    His examination committee members are Dr. Heather Gordon, Chair; Dr. Theocharis Stamatatos (Brock University), External Examiner; Dr. Fereidoon Razavi, Supervisor; and Dr. Shyamal Bose and Dr. Bozidar Mitrovic (for Dr. Maureen Reedyk), Committee Members.

    All are invited to attend.

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  • July 25: Master of Science thesis defence

    Anshul Sidhu, a candidate in the Centre for Biotechnology, will present his Master of Science thesis defence on Tuesday, July 25 at 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Chown H-Block 313.

    His thesis is titled, Understand the diamondback moth (Plutella xylostella) performance in plant alternative cropping systems.

    His examination committee members are Dr. Rich Cheel, Chair; Dr. Wendy McFadden Smith (OMAFRA), External Examiner; Dr. Liette Vasseur, Supervisor; Dr. Travis Dudding and Dr. Fiona Hunter, Committee Members.

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  • July 17: Master of Science thesis defence

    Darrell Agbulos, a candidate in Brock’s Centre for Biotechnology, will present his thesis defence by video conference on Monday, July 17 at 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Chown H-Block 313.

    His thesis is titled, Investigating Flavivirus Infection, Dissemination, and Transmission Dynamics Using Zika virus, West Nile virus, and their Mosquito Vectors.

    His examination committee members are Michael Bidochka, Chair; Dr. William Reisen (Centre for Vectorborne Diseases), External Examiner; Dr. Fiona Hunter, Supervisor; Dr. Feng Li and Vincenzo De Luca, Committee Members.

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  • July 17: Master of Science thesis defence

    Mathematics and Statistics student Mahsa Daneshmandmehraban will present her thesis defence on Monday, July 17 at 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Chown C-Block 206.

    Her thesis is titled Event Recommendation.

    Her examination committee members are Dr. Rick Cheel, Chair; Dr. Sheridan Houghten (Brock University), External Examiner; Dr. Omar Kihel, Supervisor; Dr. Henryk Fuks and Dr. Bill Ralph.

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  • June 14: Master of Science thesis defence

    Biological Sciences student Susan Wang’s Master of Science thesis defence will take place Wednesday, June 14 at 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Chown H-Block 313.

    Her thesis is titled Behavioural Thermoregulation and Energetics in Two Intermediate Hosts of Trematode Parasites.

    Her examination committee members are Dr. Mike Bidochka, Chair; Dr. Carl Lowenberger (Simon Fraser University), External Examiner; Dr. Gaynor Spencer and Dr. Robert Carlone, Supervisors; Dr. Glenn Tattersall, Dr. Dorina Szuroczki and Dr. Janet Koprivnikar, Committee Members.

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  • June 13: Master of Science thesis defence

    Computer Science student Tim Ribaric’s Master of Science thesis defence will take place Tuesday, June 13 at 9 a.m. in Welch Hall 147.

    His thesis is titled Elliptic Curve Cryptography using Computational Intelligence.

    His examination committee members are Dr. Michael Bidochka, Chair; Dr. Charlie Obimbo (University of Guelph), External Examiner; Dr. Sheridan Houghton, Supervisor; Dr. Brian Ross and Dr. Joseph Brown.

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