#### 2015

Topics in Supersymmetry: Implications for Cosmology and Non-Perturbative Studies on a Spacetime Lattice, Richard Anthony Galvez

Measurement of the form factor shape for the semileptonic decay Lb->LcMuNu, Christos Hadjivasiliou

Beyond Standard Model Physics under the ground and in the sky, Bithika Jain

MODULATION AND INTERACTIONS OF CHARGED BIOMIMETIC MEMBRANES WITH BIVALENT IONS, Adolphe Kazadi Badiambile

Angular trapping of a mirror using radiation pressure, David Bruce Kelley

Measurement of the Membrane Electric Field and the Swimming Behavior of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: Experiments and Analytical Modeling, Gulmammad Mammadov

THE EFFECT OF COMPACT OBJECT SPIN ON THE SEARCH FOR GRAVITATIONAL WAVES FROM BINARY NEUTRON STAR AND NEUTRON STAR-BLACK HOLE MERGERS, Alexander Harvey Nitz

Understanding Disordered Systems Through Numerical Simulation and Algorithm Development, Sean M. Sweeney

Predictions and Constraints of Cosmological Correlators, Jayanth Tallakere Neelakanta

Looking Beyond the Standard Model from the Lattice, Aarti Veernala

Flux-tunable superconducting transmons for quantum information processing, Matthew Ware

Collective Phenomena in Active Systems, Xingbo Yang

#### 2014

THE NON-ERYTHROID MEMBRANE SKELETON AND ITS ROLE IN MECHANOTRANSDUCTION, Eleni Kinfe Degaga

Measurement of CP Observables in B- -> D0 K- pi+ pi- Decays, Justin Garofoli

Determination of the X(3872) Meson Quantum Numbers, Bin Gui

Laboratory Studies of Gas-Grain Processes on Cosmic Dust Analogues, Jiao He

Topics in Gravitational-Wave Astrophysics, Prayush Kumar

Rigidity and Fluidity in Living and Nonliving Matter, Jorge Hernan Lopez

Optical Spring Stabilization, James Lough

The Mechanism of Self-Organized Beating of cilia, Jyothish Vidyadharan

Alpha Background Study In Dark Matter Detection, Boqian Wang

#### 2013

Cell Mechanics: From Cytoskeletal Dynamics to Tissue-Scale Mechanical Phenomena, Shiladitya Banerjee

Measurement of the CP Violating Asymmetry a^s_sl using Bs0->(Ds->phi pi) mu nu, Alessandra Borgia

Particle Physics in the LHC Era, Don Bunk

First Leptonic Probe of Neutron Radii in Lead at Low-Q2, Chun-Min Jen

Molecular Sensing with Protein and Solid-State Nanopores, David John Niedzwiecki

Precision measurement of the Lambda_b baryon lifetime, Bilas Kanti Pal

Light Trapping for Silicon Solar Cells: Theory and Experiment, Hui Zhao

#### 2012

Classical and Quantum Correlated Percolation, Liang Cao

Microstrip Superconducting Quantum Interference Devices for Quantum Information Science, Michael Paul DeFeo

A Search for WIMP Dark Matter using an Optimized Chi-square Technique on the Final Data from the Cryogenic Dark Matter Search Experiment (CDMS II)., Manungu Joseph Kiveni

Physics on Noncommutative Spacetimes, Pramod Padmanabhan

Effective Field Theories in Cosmology, Riccardo Penco

Linear Sigma Models in QCD and S3 Symmetry for Neutrinos, Muhammad Naeem Shahid

Development of Spect and Ct Tomographic Image Reconstruction, Levon Orion Vogelsang

Geometries in Soft Matter, Zhenwei Yao

Measurement Of Neutron Radius In Lead By Parity Violating Scattering Flash ADC DAQ, Ahmed Zafar

#### 2011

Bioenergetics and dynamics of ciliary responses and systems biology of phototaxis in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii, Suphatra Adulrattananuwat

Searching for Gravitational Waves from Compact Binary Coalescence Using LIGO and Virgo Data, Collin Capano

Higher Derivative Gravitational Systems and Ghost Fields, Michele Fontanini

Supersymmetric Yang-Mills theories on the lattice, Anosh Joseph

Characterization of Enhanced Interferometric Gravitational Wave Detectors and Studies of Numeric Simulations for Compact-Binary Coalescences, Larne Pekowsky

Morphology and Mechanics of the Actin Cytoskeleton, David Aaron Quint

The Design and Construction of a Green Laser and Fabry-Perot Cavity System for Jefferson Lab's Hall A Compton Polarimeter, Abdurahim Rakhman

Microwave Properties of Vortices in Superconducting Resonators, Chunhua Song

Topics in Cosmic Acceleration and Braneworlds, Eric J. West

Interacting Stochastic Processes: from Viciousness to Caging to Force Chains, Shiliyang Xu

#### 2010

Quantum field theory in a noncommutative geometry: The Moyal spacetime, Earnest Akofor

Exploration of in-vivo phase-contrast micro-computed tomography with a laser plasma-based x-ray source, Russell Edward Kincaid Jr.

Non-invasive breast biopsy method using GD-DTPA contrast enhanced MRI series and F-18-FDG PET/CT dynamic image series, Alphonso William Magri

Vortex dynamics in nanostructured superconducting weak-pinning channels, Kang Yu

#### 2009

Dislocations in a vortex lattice and complexity of chlamydomonas ciliary beating, Sitichoke Amnuanpol

Biophysical applications of parallel cascade identification, Taviare L. Hawkins

Beyond Standard Model physics on the lattice, Joseph Schneible

Optimization and exact sampling algorithms for simulations of glassy materials, Creighton Kays Thomas

#### 2008

Hydrodynamics and rheology of mixtures of biopolymers and molecular motors, Aphrodite Ahmadi

A study of angular instability due to radiation pressure in LIGO gravitational wave detector, Eiichi Hirose

Topics in QCD and electroweak theory, Catalina Renata Jora

Absolute branching fraction measurements for exclusives Ds semileptonic decays, Koloina A. Randrianarivony

Numerical simulations for channel flow in disordered materials, Berta Elizabeth Rodriguez Milla

Toward a quantum dynamics for causal sets, Roberto B. Salgado

Order, defects and dynamics on the sphere, Homin Shin

Modifying gravity: Cosmic acceleration and the large scale structure of the universe, Alessandra Silvestri

Search for light Higgs in radiative decays of Upsilon(1 S), Nasra Sultana

Electronic transport in polyaniline films and polyaniline/silicon heterostructure solar cells, Weining Wang

#### 2007

Parity-violating electron scattering on hydrogen and helium and strangeness in the nucleon, Hachemi Benaoum

Leptonic decays of charged D and Ds mesons, Nabil Menaa

Branching fraction measurements and SU(3) diagrammatic analysis of Cabibbo-suppressed D meson decays, Shabana Nisar

Symmetries in noncommutative physics, Babar Ahmed Qureshi

Establishment of Bs meson production at the psi(5S) energy using beauty and charm decays, Radia Sia

#### 2006

First indications of causal set cosmology, Maqbool Ahmed

Experimental investigations towards production of hyperpolarized xenon-129 through the condensed state, Durdana Nazim Balakishiyeva

First Observation of psi(3770) decays to photon chi(cJ), Jamila Bashir Butt

Exact supersymmetry on the lattice, Sofiane Ghadab

Device physics of hydrogenated amorphous silicon solar cells, Jianjun Liang

First measurements of the exclusive decays of the upsilon(5S) to B* meson B* bar meson pion pion final states and improved B*(s) meson mass measurements, Hongshan (Kevin) Zhang

#### 2005

Supertubes, black strings and D-brane systems, Belkis Cabrera Palmer

The accelerating universe and other cosmological aspects of modified gravity models, Antonio De Felice

A method for the study of anelasticity in fused silica, Scott Erich Kittelberger

Absolute branching fraction measurements and electron spectrum of inclusive charged and neutral D meson semileptonic decays, Radia Redjimi

#### 2004

Upper limit for electron-positron decaying to neutral Lambda(baryon)-antineutral Lamba(baryon) cross section and R in the center-of-mass energy range from 11.230 to 11.382 GeV, Orlokh Dorjkhaidav

A search for new physics at the TeV scale via a precise measurement of the weak mixing angle in Moller scattering, Waled S. Emam

Numerical studies of electron transport in disordered quantum dot arrays, Shantenu Jha

Explorations in fuzzy physics and non-commutative geometry, Seckin Kurkcuoglu

Photon spectroscopy of heavy quarkonia, Hajime Muramatsu

Laboratory simulations of chemical reactions on dust grains in the interstellar medium, Joseph E. Roser

#### 2003

Role of light scalar resonances in strongly interacting chiral effective Lagrangians, Abdou M. Abdel-Rehim

Search for eta(b) in the CLEO-II Upsilon(3S) and Upsilon(2S) data, Konstantin Vladimirovich Bukin

Supersymmetric theories on the lattice, Sergey Alexandrovich Karamov

Neutrinos in particle physics and cosmology, Salah Nasri

A measurement of parity-violating asymmetry with polarized electrons scattered from protons and implications for strange form factors, Baris Tamer Tonguc

First observation of the parity violating asymmetry in Moller scattering, Imran Younus

Interface modulation spectroscopy and doping physics in amorphous silicon, Kai Zhu