UW Bioengineering master’s and Ph.D. student exams

Includes qualifying, general and final dissertation defense exams.

Carina Pereira – Master’s Defense

Exam Title: A Comparison of Deep Learning Algorithms for Medical Image Classification and Image Enhancement

Date: December 4, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Foege N403

Yuxuan Cheng – Ph.D. Qualifying Exam

Exam Title: Development of machine learning algorithms to analysis OCT images for diseases diagnosis and treatment monitoring

Date: December 5, 2018

Time: 2:30 p.m.

Location: Foege N503

Zakariya Khaleel – Master’s Defense

Exam Title: Integrating paper fluidic liquid handling and whole blood plasma separation into silicon photonic biosensors

Date: December 7, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Foege N303

Peter Kim – Ph.D. Final Defense

Exam Title: Engineering post-infarct extracellular matrix remodeling in vitro for understanding mechanotransduction of cardiac fibroblast fate and function

Date: December 10, 2018

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: SLU Brotman Auditorium

Nisa Penland – Ph.D. General Exam

Exam Title: Engineering 3D cardiac ventricular models with controllable architecture for the study of structure-function relationships in health and disease

Date: December 11, 2018

Time: 10:15 a.m.

Location: SLU F701

Rebecca (Becky) Zaunbrecher – Ph.D. Final Defense

Exam Title: Genetically Engineered Human Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes to Study the Novel Titin Isoform Cronos in Development and Disease

Date: December 12, 2018

Time: 3:00 p.m.

Location: SLU C123 A&B

David Peeler – Ph.D. General Exam

Exam Title: pH-Sensitive Polymers for Intracellular Delivery of Nucleic Acids and Vaccines

Date: December 13, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Foege N503