Schedule of Environmental Sciences and Engineering Student Defenses (2014)

 

Date
Name
Title
(click for abstract)
Type
Time/Location
MARCH 2014
3
Lauren A. Koban

Small-Unit Water Purifiers in U.S. Army Special Operations: A Multi-Attribute Evaluation.pdf

MS Thesis
11:00 am
MHRC 0015
19
Yvonne Nguyen

Metal Exposure During Pregnancy and Pre-eclampsia: Links to Thyroid Hormone Signaling.pdf

BSPH Honors Thesis
2:00 pm
MHRC 2005
21 Theresa A. O’Meara

Anthropogenic Effects on Estuarine Shoreline Primary Productivity and
Nutrient Cycling.pdf

Doctoral Dissertation

2:00 pm
Live streamed
in Rosenau 231

28 Caroline A. Kostyla

Seasonality of Drinking Water Contamination: A Systematic Literature Review.pdf

MS Thesis RESCHEDULED
31
Jordan Kern

Dynamic Hydrologic Economic Modeling
of Tradeoffs in Hydroelectric Systems.pdf

Doctoral Dissertation
11:30 am
McGavran-Greenberg 2305
APRIL 2014
3
Caroline A. Kostyla

Seasonality of Drinking Water Contamination: A Systematic Literature Review.pdf

MS Thesis

9:00am
MHRC 3005

4
Nicole A. Hagan
Residential Mercury Contamination and Exposure in Huancavelica, Peru.pdf
Doctoral Dissertation

9:00am
McGavran-Greenberg 2301

7 Elizabeth B. Pierce Persistence of Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Carriage among Industrial Hog Operation Workers and their Household Contacts in North Carolina.pdf MS Thesis 9:00am
MHRC 2005
9 Scott Hauswirth Physicochemical Approaches for the Remediation of Manufactured Gas Plant Tar in Porous Media.pdf Doctoral Dissertation 12:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 1301
9 Lauren Donoghue Consequences of Persistent Mitochondrial DNA Damage Under Conditions of Increased Oxidative Stress.pdf BSPH Honors Thesis 3:15pm
MHRC 2005
9 Erin Schaberg Characterizing Pore-Scale Morphology of Non-Aqueous Phase Liquid Using Three-Dimensional Image Analysis.pdf BSPH Honors Thesis 9:30am
McGavran-Greenberg 3201
11  Stefanie Schwemlein Systematic Review and Application of Indicator Selection Methods for Monitoring School WaSH.pdf  BSPH Honors Thesis  10:00am
MHRC 0015
11 Kevin Chu Formation of Light Absorbing Secondary Organic Aerosol from Reactive Uptake of Isoprene Epoxydiols.pdf BSPH Honors Thesis 2:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 2301
14 Julia Naman Disparities in Water and Sewer Services in North Carolina: An Analysis of the Decision-Making Process.pdf MSPH Technical Report 12:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 2305
14 Grace Chappell Assessment of DNA Copy Number Alterations in Mouse and Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma.pdf MSPH Technical Report 2:30pm
MHRC 0001
16 Kyle Onda Intermittent vs. Continuous Water Supply: What Benefits do Households Actually Receive? Evidence from Two Cities in India.pdf MSPH Technical Report 10:00am
MHRC 3100
16 Sean Watford Building Bridges Between Toxicity Testing in the 21st Century and Regulatory Decision-making Through Interactive Web Applications.pdf MSPH Technical Report 9:00am
Rosenau 253
16 Alycia Overbo Health and Household Access to Water and Sanitation: a Global Analysis and Systematic Literature Review.pdf MSPH Technical Report 3:00pm
MHRC 3005
17 Jimmy Phuong Structured Application of Biological Ontologies to Annotate High-Throughput Screening Assays and their Targets of Activity.pdf MSPH Technical Report 1:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 1301
17 Daniel Rosenbaum Distance Traveled by Municipal Solid Waste: An Analysis of Demographic and Socioeconomic effects.pdf MSPH Technical Report 2:00pm
Rosenau 101
21 Andrew Shapiro HAWC (Health Assessment Workspace Collaborative): a Modular Web-Based Interface to Facilitate Development of Human Health Assessments of Chemicals.pdf MSPH Technical Report 10:00am
MHRC 0015
21 Annalise Blum Rural Water Source Choice: A Choice Experiment from Meru, Kenya.pdf MS Thesis 2:00pm
MHRC 2304
30 Kennedy Holt Validation of a Xenobiotic Vapor Generation and Exposure-chamber System for Quantification of Exposure Effects in
3-Dimensional Human Tissue Reconstructs.pdf
MSPH Technical Report 10:00am
McGavran-Greenberg 1303
MAY 2014
1 Tucker Witsil Disinfection of Stored Water by Antimicrobial Granular Metallic Particles.pdf MSPH Technical Report 9:00am
MHRC 3005
1 Yuzhi Chen Assessment of SAPRC07 with Updated Isoprene Oxidation Chemistry Against Outdoor Chamber Experiments.pdf MSEE Technical Report 1:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 2304
2 Xinxin Li Investigation of the Influences of Anthropogenic Emissions on Isoprene-derived Secondary Organic Aerosol (SOA) Formation During the 2013 Southern Oxident and Aerosol Study (SOAS) at the Look Rook, TN Ground Site.pdf MSPH Technical Report 1:00pm
MHRC 3005
5 Paul James Beryllium, an Environmental Exposure Factor as Cause for Reconsidering Sarcoidosis Diagnoses.pdf MSPH Technical Report 2:00pm
Rosenau 253
27 Molly Murchison Spatial Analysis of Industrial Sites and North Carolina Groundwater Contamination.pdf MS Thesis 12:00pm
MHRC 0015
30 Sarah E. Royster Softer Development Paths: Assessing the Potential for Municipal Water Conservation to Forestall Supply Expansion Under Uncertainty.pdf MS Thesis 3:00pm
Rosenau 101
JUNE 2014
17 Hong Sik Yoo Effects of Inter-Strain Differences in the Metabolism of Trichloroethylene on Liver and Kidney Toxicity.pdf PhD Dissertation 1:00pm
MHRC 2005
19 Nour Abdo The 1000 Genomes Toxicity Screening Project.pdf PhD Dissertation 1:00pm
MHRC 3100
JULY 2014
 2 William B. (Ben) Allshouse Modern Space/Time Geostatistical Approaches to Mapping Point Sources of Pollution and Infectious Disease.pdf  PhD Dissertation 1:00pm
MHRC 3100
15 Taylor A. Edmonds Flooding at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Student Recreation Center.pdf MSEE Technical Report 11:00am
McGavran-Greenberg 1303
2 Doug Becker The Human Health Impacts of Future Changes in Air Quality and Temperature in the United States.pdf MS Thesis 2:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 2305
AUGUST 2014
5 Sydney Bronson Assessing the Minimum Entropy Production Rate Principle For Multiphase Flow Using the Thermodynamically Constrained Averaging Theory Approach.pdf MS Thesis 12:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 2305
18 Nick DeFelice Drinking Water Risks to Health 40 Years After Passage of the Safe Drinking Water Act: A County-by-County Analysis in North Carolina.pdf PhD Dissertation 9:00am
Beard 116
18 Ya-Ru Li Assessing Exposure to and Risks of Fine Particulate Air Pollution from Multiple Sources.pdf PhD Dissertation 1:00pm
Carrington 1100
OCTOBER 2014
2 Matt Woody On Enhancing Air Quality Model Predictions of Particulate Matter from Aircraft Emissions.pdf PhD Dissertation 10:00am
Bondurant G030
14 Marie Patane Curtis Integrating Alternative Transportation Fuels into the North Carolina Transportation Sector.pdf MS Thesis 10:00am
MHRC 3100
NOVEMBER 2014
10 Matthew A. Stiegel An Exposure Study Linking Environmental and Human Biological Parameter Measurements, with a Focus on Th1/Th2 Cytokine Expression.pdf PhD Dissertation 2:00pm
Bondurant 2035
14 Sri Hapsari Budisulistiorini Real-Time Chemical Characterization of Atmospheric Organic Aerosol in the Southeastern United States By Aerosol Mass Spectrometry.pdf PhD Dissertation 10:00am
McGavran-Greenberg 2306
DECEMBER 2014
9 Eric Staunton Integrated Biological Treatment of Swine Waste for Nitrogen Removal and Energy Recovery.pdf PhD Dissertation 2:00pm
McGavran-Greenberg 1304
11 Matthew Price Comparison of Single-Agar Layer and Two-Step Enrichment Spot Plate Methods in the Detection of Somatic and Male-Specific Coliphages in NC Type II Reclaimed Water Samples.pdf MSPH Technical Report 1:00pm
MHRC 3100