Doctoral Oral Exams for July 14-18

The graduate dean invites all graduate faculty to attend the final oral examinations for the doctoral candidates scheduled as follows:

Mostafa Ahmed Elfawal, Ph.D., Entomology. Wednesday, July 16, 10 a.m., Conference Room Fernald Hall. Dissertation: “Dried Whole Plant Artemisia Annua as a Novel Antimalarial Therapy.” Stephen Rich, chr.

Junghee Jo, Ph.D., Computer Science. Wednesday, July 16, 1 p.m., 151 Computer Science Building. Dissertation: “Defining, Evaluating, and Improving the Verification of Patient Identifiers during Medication Administration.” Jenna Marquard and Lori Clarke, co-chrs.

Richard Zannoni, Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering. Thursday, July 17, 10 a.m., 201 Conference Room, Marcus Building. Dissertation: “Plasmon Modeling in Carbon Nanotubes.” K. Sigfrid Yngvesson, chr.

Roberto Orellana Roman, Ph.D., Microbiology. Friday, July 18, 10 a.m., N201 Morrill Science Center IV. Dissertation: “Physiological Models of Geobacter Sulfurreducens and Desulfobacter Postgatei to Understand Uranium Remediation in Subsurface Systems.” Derek Lovley, chr.