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Andrew Levitz Has Successfully Defended his Ph.D. Dissertation

Posted On April 13, 2017
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Andrew Levitz (#210 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation on Thursday April 13, 2017, entitled: “SYNTHESIS OF VARIOUS CLASSES OF CYANINE FLUOROPHORES AND THEIR APPLICATION IN IN VIVO TISSUE IMAGING,” under the direction of Dr. Maged Henary. Committee: Drs. Maged Henary (chair), Donald Hamelberg, and Suazette Mooring.

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Bradley Kossman Has Successfully Defended his Ph.D. Dissertation

Posted On April 13, 2017
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Bradley Kossman (#209 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation on Tuesday March 21, 2017, entitled: “COMPUTATIONAL INVESTIGATIONS OF BIOMOLECULAR MOTIONS AND INTERACTIONS IN GENOMIC MAINTENANCE AND REGULATION,” under the direction of Professor Ivaylo Ivanov. Committee: Drs. Ivaylo Ivanov (chair), Donald Hamelberg, and Giovanni Gadda.

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Congrats for successful MS Thesis defense Fall 2016!

Posted On December 15, 2016
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Congrats to Tayebeh Fatemipouya and Khoa The Nguyen.

Mrs. Tayebeh Fatemipouya successfully defended her MS Thesis on November 1, 2016. The title of her Thesis is: “DNA PHOTO-CLEAVAGE AND INTERACTIONS BY QUINOLINE CYANINE DYES; TOWARDS IMPROVING PHOTODYNAMIC CANCER THERAPY”. (Committee Members: Prof. Kathryn B. Grant (Chair), Prof. Maged Henary,… more »

Sarah Laughlin-Toth Has Successfully Defended her Ph.D. Dissertation

Posted On December 2, 2016
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Sarah Laughlin-Toth (#206 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation on Thursday November 3, 2016, entitled: “TO AFFINITY AND BEYOND: EXPLORING SCIENCE SELECTIVITY OF SMALL MOLECULES FOR THE DNA MINOR GROOVE,” under the direction of Professor David Wilson. Committee: Drs. David Wilson (chair), David Boykin and Markus Germann.

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