Doctoral Oral Exams for July 31-Aug. 4

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

Janna Mantua, Ph.D., Neuroscience and Behavior. Monday, July 31, 9:30 a.m., 521B Tobin Hall. Dissertation: “Investigating the Long-Term Sequelae of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI).” Rebecca Ready, chr.

Zhongyun Huang, Ph.D., Plant Biology. Monday, July 31, 10 a.m., N410 Life Sciences Laboratory. Dissertation: “All Roads Lead to Weediness: Stories about Weedy Rice Origins, Weedy Genes and Weed Competitiveness.” Ana Caicedo, chr.

Michael Clauss, Ph.D., Linguistics. Tuesday, Aug. 1, 1 p.m., N400 Integrative Learning Center. Dissertation: “Preferential Early Attribution in Segmental Parsing.” Thomas Roeper and Jeremy Hartman, co-chrs.

Jeremy Pasquereau, Ph.D., Linguistics. Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2 p.m., N400 Integrative Learning Center. Dissertation: “Responding to Questions and Assertions: Embedded Polar Response Particles, Ellipsis, and Contrast.” Rajesh Bhatt and Vincent Homer, co-chrs.

Jon Ander Mendia, Ph.D., Linguistics. Thursday, Aug. 3, 10 a.m., N400 Integrative Learning Center. Dissertation: “Amount Relatives Redux.” Rajesh Bhatt and Vincent Homer, co-chrs.

Onyenkachi Wamuo, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering. Thursday, Aug. 3, 10 a.m., A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Bldg. Dissertation: “The Role of Chain Configuration in Governing the Rational Design of Polymers for Adhesion.” Shaw Ling Hsu, chr.

Samuel Glennon, Ph.D., Mathematics. Thursday, Aug. 3, 11 a.m., 1634 Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Coverings of Graphs and Tiered Trees.” Paul Gunnells, chr.

Ashutosh Rathi, Ph.D., Chemical Engineering. Friday, Aug. 4, 9 a.m., Gunness Student Center, Marcus Hall. Dissertation: “Modeling of Nanoscale Transport in Mesoporous Membranes.” David M. Ford, chr.

Ethan Poole, Ph.D., Linguistics. Friday, Aug. 4, 10 a.m., N400 Integrative Learning Center. Dissertation: “Types of Movement.” Rajesh Bhatt and Kyle Johnson, co-chrs.

Nguyen Thuc Huy Le, Ph.D., Mathematics. Friday, Aug. 4, 3 p.m., 1634 Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Framed Sheaves on a Quadric Surface.” Paul Hacking, chr.

Haomiao Yuan, Ph.D., Polymer Science and Engineering Bldg. Friday, Aug. 4, 3:30 p.m., A110/A111 Conte Polymer Science Bldg. Dissertation: “Synthesis and Structure-Property Relationships of Polymeric Membranes for Small Molecule Transport.” E. Bryan Coughlin, chr.