Doctoral oral exams for Nov. 18-22

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

Kai Li, Ph.D., Mathematics. Monday, Nov. 18, 2 p.m., 1634 Lederle Graduate Research Tower. Dissertation: “Discrete Parity-Time Symmetric Nonlinear Schrodinger Lattices.” Panayotis Kevrekidis, chr.

Jeremy Gummeson, Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering. Thursday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m., 109 Knowles Engineering Building Conference Room. Dissertation: “Exploiting Energy Harvesting for Passive Embedded Computing Systems.” Tilman Wolf and Deepak Ganesan, co-chrs.

Jacqueline Feild, Ph.D., Computer Science. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2:30 p.m., 151 Computer Science Building. Dissertation: “Improving Text Recognition in Images of Natural Scenes.” Erik Learned-Miller, chr.

Sarah Peller, Ph.D., Education. Friday, Nov. 22, noon, 163 Hills South. Dissertation: “The Ability of Early Reading Measures Administered in the First Grade to Predict Fourth Grade Reading Comprehension for Puerto Rican Students in English Immersion.” William Matthews, chr.