Congrats to Mengyuan Zhu on receiving the Richard Tapia Scholarship and Travel Grants to SC17 and PEARC

Posted On September 25, 2017
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1. Richard Tapia Scholarship Congratulations to Mengyuan Zhu, he received an ACM Richard Tapia Scholarship. The Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing is a conference designed to promote diversity, connect undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, researchers, and professionals in computing from all backgrounds and ethnicities.

Mengyuan will give a workshop presentation at Tapia Conference.

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Christina M. Fischer has successfully defended her Master’s thesis

Posted On September 25, 2017
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Christina M. Fischer successfully defended her MS Thesis on August 15th, 2017. The title of her Thesis is: “Analysis of DNA Interactions and Photocleavage by Phenyl Meso Substituted Cyanine Dyes in the Near-Infrared Range” (Committee Members: Prof. Kathryn B. Grant (Chair), Prof. Donald Hamelberg, and Prof. Maged Henary). The GSU library has received and accepted… more »

Theresa Gaines Has Successfully Defended Her Ph.D. Dissertation

Posted On August 8, 2017
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Theresa Gaines  (#214 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation on April 18, 2017, entitled: “DESIGN, SYNTHESIS AND ANALYSIS OF SMALL MOLECULE HETEROCYCLIC AROMATIC-BASED CXCR4 MODULATORS,” under the direction of Dr. Suazette Mooring. Committee: Drs. Suazette Mooring (chair), M. Germann, and M. Henary.

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Jalisa Holmes Ferguson Has Successfully Defended Her Ph.D. Dissertation

Posted On August 8, 2017
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Jalisa Holmes Ferguson  (#213 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended her Ph.D. dissertation on Friday June 16, 2017, entitled: “SYNTHESIS, DEVELOPMENT AND EXPLORATION OF TWO SMALL MOLECULE SCAFFOLDS TOWARD DISCOVERY OF NOVEL AND POTENT INHIBITORS OF THE HYPOXIA-INDUCIBLE FACTOR-1 PATHWAY,” under the direction of Dr. Binghe Wang. Committee: Drs. Binghe Wang (chair), Donald Hamelberg, and Maged… more »

Rizvan Uluisik Has Successfully Defended His Ph.D. Dissertation

Posted On August 8, 2017
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Rizvan Uluisik (#212 Ph.D. awarded by Chemistry) successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation on Monday June 5, 2017, entitled: “BIOCHEMICAL AND BIOPHYSICAL STUDIES OF HEME TRANSPORT PROTEINS: HtaA, HtaB, AND ChtB FROM CORYNEBACTERIUM DIPHTERIAE,” under the direction of Dr. Dabney Dixon. Committee: Drs. Dabney Dixon (chair), Giovanni Gadda, and Gangli Wang.

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