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2005 Projects

Optical Spectroscopy of Thin Films and Quantum Dots. Richard Garrelts, Advisor: Peter Persans

Mechanical Characteristics of BCB Bonds Between Silicon Wafers. Adam Gennett, Advisor: Peter Persans, J. Jay McMahon

Optical Observation and Modeling of Rough Surfaces.  Herbert Lannon, Advisor: Peter Persans

Experimental Study of the Mechanical Properties of Slanted Copper Nanorods. Warren Towne, Advisor: Gwo-Ching Wang, Churamani Gaire

A Study of Copper Homoepitaxy by Molecular Dynamics Simulations. Marco Almeida, Advisor: Toh-Ming Lu, Tansel Karabacak, Fu Tang

Dynamic Evolution of Mounds During Thin Film Growth. Matthew Pelliccione, Advisor: Toh-Ming Lu, Tansel Karabacak

Computational Ab Initio Modeling of Histidine-Asparagine-Cysteine Cleavage Reaction. Daniel Sikes, Advisor: Saroj Nayak, Philip Shemella

Time-Domain Terahertz Transmission Spectroscopy for Medical Applications. Courtney Krest, Advisor: Ingrid Wilke, Peter Corridon

Continuous Wave Terahertz Tomography. Kevin Mistry, Advisor: Jingzhou Xu, Albert Redo

Target Selection, Kinematics and Distribution of Blue Horizontal Branch Stars in the Galactic Halo. Gigi Nevils, Advisor: Heidi Newberg

The Angular Distribution of Globular Clusters in M87. Michael Sasseville, Advisor: Heidi Newberg

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