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GRADUATE DEGREES AWARDED IN 2017

Doctoral Degrees


Abhinav Achreja
Ph.D. 2016. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Mapping tumor metabolism: from personalized multiobjective metabolic flux analysis to intercellular metabolite transport via exosomes (Thesis Advisor: Deepak Nagrath)

Mohammed Adnan
Ph.D. 2016. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Solution Processing of Boron Nitride Nanotubes and Bending behavior of Carbon Nanotube Fiber (Thesis Advisor: Matteo Pasquali)

Hassan Saeed A. Alasiri
Ph.D. 2017. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: The Behavior of Surfactants in Water/Oil System by Dissipative Particle Dynamics (Thesis Advisor: Walter G. Chapman)

Joelle Baddour
Ph.D. 2016. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Therapeutic targeting of pancreatic cancer through stromal reprogramming and malic enzyme depletion (Thesis Advisor: Deepak Nagrath)

Vida Jamali
Ph.D. 2017. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Morphology of Carbon Nanotube Liquid Crystalline Phases: Insights into Tactoids and Columnar Phase (Thesis Advisor: Matteo Pasquali)

Marco Santoro
Ph.D. 2016. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Development of a High-Throughput 3D Tumor Model for Bone Sarcomas (Thesis Advisor: Antonio Mikos)

Le Wang
Ph.D. 2017. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Thermodynamic Modeling and Molecular Simulation of Amphiphilic Systems (Thesis Advisor: Walter G. Chapman)

Hongyun Zhao
Ph.D. 2016. Dissertation in Chemical Engineering: Tumor Microenvironment Derived Exosomes Pleiotropically Modulate Cancer Cell Metabolism (Thesis Advisor: Deepak Nagrath)


MCHE Degrees


Mohammed Hassan M. Alshehri
MCHE 2017

Raed Bamardoof
MCHE 2017

Racan Adam Barnawi
MCHE 2016

Thomas Du
MCHE 2016

Yimei Feng
MCHE 2016

Dacheng Gao
MCHE 2016

Lauren M. Kattchee
MCHE 2017

Shunan Li
MCHE 2016

Ding Liu
MCHE 2017

Wenjia Ma
MCHE 2017

Michelle Mizrahi Zloczower
MCHE 2016

Oluwatoyinloba Adedamola Ogunsanya
MCHE 2016

Blake Charles Sutherland
MCHE 2017

Arjun Valiya Parambathu
MCHE 2016

Henan Wang
MCHE 2017

Xiaoyuan Zhou
MCHE 2017


MS Degrees


Abdulrahman Faihan A. Alharbi
M.S./M.B.A. 2016. Additives to Minimize Viscosity Reduction for Borate-Crosslinked Guar under High Pressure (Thesis Advisor: Sibani L. Biswal)

Jake Robert Lobb
M.S. 2017. Adsorptive Removal of Sulfur Containing Compounds from Fuels using Metal Loaded Zeolite Y (Thesis Advisor: Michael S. Wong)