Doctoral oral exams for the week of Aug. 30-Sept. 3

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

Mihail D. Samnaliev, Ph.D., Resource Economics. Monday, Aug. 30, 11 a.m., 217 Stockbridge Hall. Dissertation: “Hypothetical Bias in Contingent Valuation of Environmental and Health Commodities.” Thomas H. Stevens, chr.

Amanda Hattaway, Ph.D., Mathematics. Monday, Aug. 30, 2 p.m., Lederle Graduate Research Tower 1634. Dissertation: “Modeling Tubuloglomerular Feedback in Coupled Nephrons.” Nathaniel Whitaker, chr.

Aadil Elmoumni, Ph.D., Chemical Engineering. Tuesday, Aug. 31, 1 p.m., Conte A110. Dissertation: “Shear-Induced Crystallization of Model Polymers.” H. Henning Winter, chr.

John Cavazos, Ph.D., Computer Science. Thursday, Sept. 2, 2 pm, 243 Computer Science Building. Dissertation: “Automatically Constructing Compiler Optimization Heuristics Using Supervised Learning.” J. Eliot B. Moss, chr.

Michael C. Naill, Ph.D., Chemical Engineering. Thursday, Sept. 2, 2 p.m., Physics Lounge, 1033 LGRT. Dissertation: “The Study of Taxus Cell Suspension Culture Heterogeneity via Flow Cytometry.” Susan C. Roberts, chr.