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

Stephen Decker, Ph.D., Kinesiology, Monday, Oct. 3, 9:05 a.m., Machmer Hall Room E-37. Dissertation: “Mechanisms of Cigarette Smoke-Induced Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Striated Muscle and Aorta.” Gwenael Layec, chr.

Chao-Shou Chen, Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2 p.m. via Zoom. Dissertation: “Modeling and Simulation of Surface Morphological Evolution of Plasma-Facing Tungsten.” Dimitrios Maroudas, chr.

Sarah Freeman, Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 1 p.m., 118 Elab II. Dissertation: “Water Resources Planning Under Deep Uncertainty for Physically, Socially, and Politically Complex Systems.” Casey Brown, chr.

Peidong Wu, Ph.D., Chemistry, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2 p.m., PSB 283 and via Zoom. Dissertation: “Development of Biomolecule Nanoparticle Conjugates for Targeted Delivery of Therapeutics.” S. Thayumanavan, chr.

Megan Grant, Ph.D., College of Education, Thursday, Oct. 6, 10:30 a.m., N135 Furcolo. Dissertation: “Stakeholder Perspectives of School Discipline: A Social Ecological Exploration.” Sharon Rallis, chr.