Type: 
Senior Thesis Presentation
Date-Time: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 15:00 to 17:00
Location: 
Weniger 304
Event Speaker: 
Seniors
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Format: eight 12-minute talks, plus 3 minutes for questions.
Part II will be on Monday June 10 at 3-5pm, in Weniger 304

3:00 – 3:15
Novela Auparay: The Seebeck Effect in Metals and Semiconductors
Advised by Janet Tate

3:15 – 3:30
Mo Brethower: Implementing the Autocorrelation Transform for Nanosecond-Scale Optical Pulse Resolution
Advised by William Hetherington

3:30 – 3:45
Ben Howorth: Detecting ZnS Thin Films on Si Substrates Using X-ray Diffraction
Advised by Janet Tate

3:45 – 4:00
Ben Norford: Acoustic Backscatter Surveys over Methane Vents along the Cascadia Continental Margin
Advised by Anne Trehu, CEOAS

4:00 – 4:15
Casey Hines: Practical Implementation of a Physical Vapor Deposition System in a Research Environment: An in-depth look at the implementation of a thermal evaporator system
Advised by Janet Tate

4:15 – 4:30
Sean Van Hatten: Calibration Methods for an Aerolab 375 Sting Balance to be used in Wind Tunnel Testing
Advised by Roberto Albertani, MIME

4:30 – 4:45
Afina Neunzert: Exploration of charge-transfer exciton formation in organic semiconductors through transient photoconductivity measurements
Advised by Oksana Ostroverkhova

4:45 – 5:00
Thomas Ferron & Thomas Windom: Surface Polarization Reflection
Advised by William Hetherington