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**Dissertation:** Predictive Control of Free Radical Polymerization Reactions Including Copolymeric Polyelectrolytes

**Faculty Advisor:** Wayne F. Reed

**Field of Research:** Polymer Physics & Biophysics

**Dissertation:** Theoretical Investigation of the II-IV and IV-VI Families of Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors

**Faculty Advisor:** James M. MacLaren

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Solid State Physics

**Faculty Advisor:** Fred Wietfeldt

**Field of Research:** Experimental Nuclear Physics

**Dissertation:** Direct Detection of Quantized Neutral Cl, H, and D Atoms Resulting From the Photodissociation of Cl_{2}, H_{2} and D_{2}

**Faculty Advisor:** Brent Koplitz (Chemistry)

**Field of Research:** Experimental Atomic, Molecular, & Optical Physics

**Dissertation:** Determination of Molecular Weight and Other Characteristics of Co- and Ter-Polymers using Automatic Continuous Online Monitoring of Polymerization Reactions (ACOMP)

**Faculty Advisor:** Wayne F. Reed

**Field of Research:** Polymer Physics & Biophysics

**Dissertation:** The Density-Functional Theory Of Systems With Non-integer Particle Numbers And The Relevance Of The Gradient Expansion To Atoms And Molecules

**Faculty Advisor:** John P. Perdew

**Field of Research:** Solid State/Density Functional Theory

**Dissertation:** Studies of the Itinerant Metamagnet Sr_{3}Ru_{2}O_{7}

**Faculty Advisor:** Zhiqiang Mao

**Field of Research:** Low Temperature Condensed Matter Physics

**Faculty Advisor:** John P. Perdew

**Field of Research:** Solid State/Density Functional Theory

**Dissertation:** Electronic Structure And Hybridization Of Strongly Correlated Transition Metal Systems

**Faculty Advisor:** David L. Ederer

**Field of Research:** Experimental Solid State Physics

**Dissertation:** Automatic, Continuous Online Monitoring Of Polymerization Reactions (ACOMP) - Progress In Characterization Of Polymers And Polymerization Reactions

**Faculty Advisor:** Wayne F. Reed

**Field of Research:** Polymer Physics & Biophysics

**Dissertation:** Population Control In Nearly Degenerate N-State Atoms

**Faculty Advisor:** James H. McGuire

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Atomic Physics & Quantum Control

**Dissertation:** Structure and Properties of the Anatase Polymorph of Titanium Dioxide

**Faculty Advisor:** Ulrike Diebold

**Field of Research:** Surface Science

**Dissertation:** Algebraic Mean Field Theory of SP(3,R)

**Faculty Advisor:** George Rosensteel

**Field of Research:** Mathematical Physics

**Dissertation:** Theoretical Investigations Of Co/Pt Alloys And Supercells

**Faculty Advisor:** James M. MacLaren

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Solid State Physics

**Dissertation:** Model Selection And Optimization Of The Sodium Ion Channel Through The Use Of Single And Ensemble Pulse Protocols

**Faculty Advisor:** Armin Kargol

**Field of Research:** Cellular Biophysics

**Dissertation:** Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Study Of Clean And Copper Covered Zinc Oxide Systems

**Faculty Advisor:** Ulrike Diebold

**Field of Research:** Surface Science

**Dissertation:** A Technique for Studying Polymer Interactions With Concentration Gradients Using Light Scattering and Viscometry

**Faculty Advisor:** Wayne F. Reed

**Field of Research:** Polymer Physics & Biophysics

**Dissertation:** Equations Of State Motivated By The Stabilized Jellium Model

**Faculty Advisor:** John P. Perdew

**Field of Research:** Solid State/Density Functional Theory

**Dissertation:** Density Functional Theory Of Atoms, Molecules And Solids: Construction Of Accurate Meta-Generalized Gradient Approximations For Exchange And Correlation

**Faculty Advisor:** John P. Perdew

**Field of Research:** Solid State/Density Functional Theory

**Dissertation:** Spin Dependent Tunneling in Magnetic Tunnel Junctions

**Faculty Advisor:** James M. MacLaren

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Solid State Physics

**Dissertation:** Algebraic Mean Field Theory

**Faculty Advisor:** George Rosensteel

**Field of Research:** Mathematical Physics

**Dissertation:** A Comprehensive Study of Oxygen Induced Restructuring of Rutile TiO_{2}(110) Surfaces

**Faculty Advisor:** Ulrike Diebold

**Field of Research:** Surface Science

**Dissertation:** Approaches to Excited-State Density Functional Theory

**Faculty Advisor:** Mel Levy (Chemistry)

**Field of Research:** Solid State/Density Functional Theory

**Dissertation:** Ionization-Excitation Of The Negative Hydrogen Ion And The Helium Atom By Compton Scattering

**Faculty Advisor:** James H. McGuire

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Atomic Physics & Quantum Control

**Dissertation:** A Macsyma Program for Computing Analytic Clebsch-Gordan Coefficients for U(3) É SO(3)

**Faculty Advisor:** George Rosensteel

**Field of Research:** Mathematical Physics

**Dissertation:** The Shake Effect in Electron Capture

**Faculty Advisor:** James H. McGuire

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Atomic Physics & Quantum Control

**Dissertation:** Thomas Peak of the Second Kind in Proton-Helium Collisions

**Faculty Advisor:** James H. McGuire

**Field of Research:** Theoretical Atomic Physics & Quantum Control

**Dissertation:** Exchange-Correlation Energies for Jellium Surfaces: Consistent Results from Advanced Density Functionals

**Faculty Advisor:** John P. Perdew

**Field of Research:** Solid State/Density Functional Theory

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