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Thesis / Dissertation Anncouncements

Spring and Fall 2021

Sept 24

"Comparison Between The Sensitivities Of Long-Term Laboratory-Reared And Field Populations Of Ceriodaphnia Dubia"

Tory Lydy
Environmental Sciences MS Thesis Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Jennifer Bouldin

2:30 PM

ABI 107

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/94821421225

Sept 21

"NTR:  Understanding Invasion And Disease Ecology And Evolution Through Computational Data Education (Uanddl - DEECoDE)"

Alix E. Matthews
Molecular Biosciences PhD Candidacy Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Than Boves & Dr. Asela Wijeratne

11:00 AM

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/99393000750

Aug 17

"Assessing Environmental And Conservation Trade-offs Of Rice Residue Management Aimed At Waterbird Habitat Creation"

William Cayce Guy
Environmental Sciences MS Thesis Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Than Boves

2:00 PM

ABI 220

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/93545742867

Aug 5

"Antimicrobial Studies Of Novel Antibacterial Agents"

Hansa Raj KC
Molecular Biosciences Ph.D. Dissertation Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. M. Abrar Alam

10:00 AM

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/91965444397

Aug 3

"Investigation Of The Methylome Pattern Changes In Phytophthora Sojae Infected Soybean (Glycine Max)"

Shyaron Poudel
Molecular Biosciences MS Thesis Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Asela Wijeratne

10:00 AM

ABI 107

June 18

"Metabolic Engineering Of Peanut Via RNA Interference To Study The Role Of Prenylated Stilbenoids Against Water Stress"

Gaurav Gajurel
Molecular Biosciences MS Thesis Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Fabricio Medina-Bolivar

10:00 AM

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/92267031961

May 27

"Engineering "Cell Wall" Like Structure In Mammalian Cells"

Uddhab Karki
Molecular Biosciences Ph.D. Candidacy Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Jianfeng Xu

10:00 AM

ABI 107

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/93694082125

May 11

"Costs and Benefits of Cover Crops in Row-rice Soy Rotation"

Divya Kandanool
Environmental Sciences Ph.D. Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Steven Green

1:00 PM

Zoom Link: https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/99732149419

May 11

"Efficacy of Softener for Enhancing Fatigue and Low-Temperature Performance of Asphalt Binders With High Rap"

Sumon Roy
Environmental Sciences Ph.D. Proposal Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Zahid Hossain

3:00 PM

Zoom Link:  https://astatecall.zoom.us/j/6545452239

April 1

"Spectroscopic Investigation Of Environmental Pollutants In Water And Air"

Mohd Kotaiba Abugazleh
Environmental Sciences Dissertation Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Hashim Ali

9:30 AM, LSE 508

Zoom Link:  881 2532 5777, Passcode:  678328

March 31

"High-Throughput Phenotyping of Rice Grains Subjected To High Nighttime Temperature Stress"

Shannon S. Cunningham
Molecular Biosciences Master Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Argelia Lorence

10:00 AM

Zoom Link:  8244925571

March 29

"University Sustainability Initiatives Impact On The Surrounding Areas Economy"

Sara Saucedo
Environmental Sciences Master Thesis Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Hans Hacker

3:00 PM

Zoom Link:  95780545218

March 19

"Reproduction An Preliminary Trade-Offs in Eastern Collared lizards (Crotaphytus Collaris)"

Lindsey Martin-Krikorian
Molecular Biosciences Master Defense
Arkansas State University

Mentored by:  Dr. Steve Mullins and Lori Neuman-Lee

9:00 AM

Zoom Link:  https://zoom.js/i/4140176159?pwd=UXpMRW53TRk2RGwONO8zaFIWRkVLUT09Meeting ID:  4140176159
Pass code:  4YcMBX