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Ph.D Theses

River bridge scour is an erosion process in which flowing water removes sediment materials (such as sand, rocks) from a bridge foundation, river beds and banks. As a result, the level of the river bed near a bridge pier is lowering such that the bridge foundation stability can be compromised, and the bridge can collapse.

Perreault, Logan Jared. (Montana State University) “On the Usability of Continuous Time Bayesian Networks: Improving Scalability and Expressiveness” (2017), Advisor: Sheppard, John W.,

Igor Moáco Guerreiro, Federal University of Ceará, Brazil (2017), "Distributed optimization techniques for 4G and beyond", advisor: Charles Casimiro Cavalcante

Pourkamali Anaraki, Farhad. University of Colorado at Boulder,(2017) "Randomized Algorithms for Large-Scale Data Analysis", advisor: Becker, Stephen

Massive high-dimensional data sets are ubiquitous in all scientific disciplines.

Fan, Bin. Michigan State University, (2017) "Polycrystalline diamond based neural interface for optogenetics and neurotransmitter detection" advisor: Wen Li

Zhu, Zhenghan. University of Rhode Island (2017)"Some Contributions to Radar Detection Theory", advisor: Kay, Steven

Kaewtip, Kantapon. University of California, Los Angeles(2017)"Robust Automatic Recognition of Birdsongs and Human Speech: a Template-Based Approach", advisor: Alwan, Abeer

Hossein Bashashati, University of British Columbia (2017) "A User-Customized Self-Paced Brain Computer Interface", advisor: Gary Birch

Much attention has been directed towards synchronous Brain Computer Interfaces (BCIs). For these BCIs, the user can only operate the system during specific system-defined periods. Self-paced BCIs, however, allow users to operate the system at any time he/she wishes. The classification of Electroencephalography (EEG) signals in self-paced BCIs is extremely challenging.

Jang, Hyungseok. The University of Wisconsin - Madison,"Advances in Single Point Imaging for Electron Paramagnetic and Magnetic Resonance Imaging”(2017) Advisor: Hu, Yu Hen and McMillan, Alan


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