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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


Doctoral Degrees 

John Joseph Dombrowski

Ph.D. 1999. Tumor Cell Adhesion: Dynamic Adhesion of RAW117 Lymphoma to Organ-Specific Endothelial Cells and the Development of an Invasion Assay. (Thesis Advisor: Larry V. McIntire).

Alejandro Javier Garcia Cuellar

Ph.D. 1999. Molecular Simulation and Theory of Polyatomic Associating Fluids. (Thesis Advisor: Walter G. Chapman).


Dean Edward Kassmann

Ph.D. 1999. Robust Model Predictive Control as a Class of Semi-Infinite Programming Problems. (Thesis Advisor: Thomas A. Badgwell).


Lichun Lu

Ph.D. 1999. Modulation of Cell Morphology and Function Using Synthetic Biodegradable Polymers. (Thesis Advisor: Antonios G. Mikos).


John Allen Morgan

Ph.D. 1999. Analysis of Metabolic Flux of Secondary Metabolite Pathways inCatharanthus roseus Hairy Root Cultures. (Thesis Advisor: Jacqueline V. Shanks).


Alicia J. Schade

Ph.D. 1999. Interactions of the Platelet GP Ib-IX-V Complex with Immobilized von Willebrand Factor under Flow Conditions. (Thesis Advisor: Larry V. McIntire).


Yan-Ting Shiu

Ph.D. 1999. Effects of Sickle Erythrocytes on Metabolism and Gene Regulation in Cultured Human Endothelial Cells Under Flow Conditions. (Thesis Advisor: Larry V. McIntire).


Yea-Tyng Yang

Ph.D. 1999. Metabolic Engineering and Flux Analysis of Escherichia coli (Thesis Advisor: Ka-Yiu San).


Master of Chemical Engineering Degrees

Baldev Singh Gill


Charles D. Katz


Alice Ann Pan