Theses

2014

  1. Najeb M. Abdul-Jabbar, "Growth and Characterization of the Quasi-Binary Ga2Te 3-Ga2Se3 Semiconductor Alloy", University of California Berkeley, 2014; Advisors: B. D. Wirth and E. Morse
  2. Melissa M. Adams, "The Anaerobic Oxidation of Short-Chain Alkanes in Hydrothermal Vents", Harvard University, 2014; Advisors: P. R. Girguis and A. H. Knoll
  3. John S. Anderson, "Catalytic Conversion of Nitrogen to Ammonia by an Iron Model Complex", California Institute of Technology, 2014; Advisor: J. C. Peters
  4. Yuqiang Bi, "Investigating the Role of Iron Sulfide on the Long-Term Stability of Reduced Uranium under Oxic Groundwater Conditions", University of Michigan, 2014; Advisor: K. F. Hayes
  5. Eric D. Bloch, "Gas Storage and Separations in Metal-Organic Frameworks with Open Metal Sites", University of California Berkeley, 2014; Advisor: J. R. Long
  6. Michael A. Brady, "Hierarchical Order in Organic Photovoltaic Thin Films: Effects of Miscibility and Crystallization in 1-, 2-, and 3-Component Heterojunctions", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisors: M. L. Chabinyc and E. J. Kramer
  7. Chen Chen, "Soft X-ray Spectroscopy and X-ray Scattering of Ice and Water in Aqueous Solutions", Stanford University, 2014; Advisors: A. Nilsson, L. Cegelski and R. Pecora
  8. Nyssa M. Crompton, "The Stability and Structure of Amorphous Ferric Oxyhydroxides in the Presence of Environmentally Relevant Ligands", Princeton University, 2014; Advisor: S. Myneni
  9. Justin N. Cross, "Tuning Actinide Complexes through Structure and Oxidation State", Notre Dame University, 2014; Advisor: T. E. Albrecht-Schmitt
  10. Johnbull O. Dickson, "The Role of Secondary Aluminosilicate Minerals in Technetium-99 Immobilization in Radioactive Waste", Washington State University, 2014; Advisor: J. B. Harsh
  11. Jia Dong, "Mass Spectrometry Methods for Studying Protein-Metal Binding", University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2014; Advisor: R. W. Vachet
  12. Dustin Dovala, "Structural and Mechanistic Insights into a Specialized Secretion System Necessary for M. tuberculosis Virulence", University of California San Francisco, 2014; Advisor: J. S. Cox
  13. Alice Durand, "The Effects of Synthesis, Sr-doping, and Co3O4 on the Perovskite LaCoO3", University of California Santa Cruz, 2014; Advisor: D. P. Belanger
  14. Maryline Ferrier, "Technetium Sulfide: Fundamental Chemistry for Waste Storage Form's Application", University of Nevada Las Vegas, 2014; Advisor: K. R. Czerwinski
  15. David C. Grauer, "Nanocrystal Surface Modifications for Catalytic Solar to Fuel Conversion", University of California Berkeley, 2014; Advisor: A. P. Alivisatos
  16. Michele E. Guide, "Structure-Property-Performance Relationships for Organic Photovoltaics and the Utilization of Photoconducting Atomic Force Microscopy for Characterizing Organic Thin Films", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisor: T.-Q. Nguyen
  17. Han Han, "Structural and Biochemical Study of Vps4", University of Utah, 2014; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  18. Philip Hanoian, "Computer Simulations of Enzymes", Pennsylvania State University, 2014; Advisor: W. G. Noid
  19. William M. Harris, "Synchrotron-based X-ray Imaging to Characterize Structural and Chemical Changes in Energy Materials", University of Connecticut, 2014; Advisor: W. K. S. Chiu
  20. John C. Haugner, III, "In Vitro Evolution of Artificial Enzymes: Method Development and Applications", University of Minnesota, 2014; Advisor: B. Seelig
  21. Victor Ho, "Synthesis and Characterization of Poly(3-alkylthiophene)-containing Block Copolymers", University of California Berkeley, 2014; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  22. Rachel C. Huber, "Self-Assembly of Semiconducting Polymers and Fullerenes for Photovoltaic Applications", University of California Los Angeles, 2014; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  23. Huiwen Ji, "Solid State Chemistry of Binary and Ternary Chalcogenides with Topological Surface States", Princeton University, 2014; Advisor: R. J. Cava
  24. Lynn Kimlicka, "Structural and Biochemical Characterizations of the Skeletal Muscle and Cardiac Ryanodine Receptor N-Terminal Disease-Associated Mutants", University of British Columbia, 2014; Advisor: F. Van Petegem
  25. Lisa M. B. Kirk, "In Situ Microbial Reduction of Selenate in Backfilled Phosphate Mine Waste, S. E. Idaho", Montana State University, 2014; Advisor: B. M. Peyton
  26. Andrew M. Kiss, "Transport-induced Losses in Alkaline Anion Exchange Membranes and Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Anodes", University of Connecticut, 2014; Advisor: W. K. S. Chiu
  27. Joseph D. Kistler, "Supported Mono-- and Bimetallic Complexes and Clusters: Synthesis, Characterization and Catalysis", University of California Davis, 2014; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  28. Maja A. Larsson, "Vanadium in Soils - Chemistry and Ecotoxicity", Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2014; Advisor: J. P. Gustafsson
  29. Judith R. C. Lattimer, "Functionalization of Si(111) Surfaces and the Formation of Mixed Monolayers for the Covalent Attachment of Molecular Catalysts in Photoelectrochemical Devices", California Institute of Technology, 2014; Advisor: H. B. Gray
  30. G. Jeremy Leong, "Shape Direction and Size Control of Novel Nanostructures: Towards a Fundamental Understanding of Growth", Colorado School of Mines, 2014; Advisors: R. M. Richards and C. V. Ciobanu
  31. Joseph A. Liberman, "Structural and Functional Analysis of Gene Regulatory PreQ 1 Riboswitches", University of Rochester, 2014; Advisor: J. E. Wedekind
  32. Christoopher D. Liman, "Understanding Relationships Between Morphology and Charge Transfer States in Organic Photovoltaics", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisor: M. L. Chabinyc
  33. Xuan Liu, "Electron Diffraction-Based Metrology of Nanocrystalline Materials", Carnegie Mellon University, 2014; Advisor: K. Barmak
  34. Oliver C. Loson, "Regulation of Mitochondrial Division by the Drp1 Receptors", California Institute of Technology, 2014; Advisor: D. C. Chan
  35. Yiching C. Lu, "Structural Studies of the ATPase from the Type II Secretion System", University of Washington, 2014; Advisor: W. G. J. Hol
  36. Felix Mbuga, "X-ray Spectroscopy of Copper Surface Chemistry for Catalysis of Carbon Dioxide Conversion to Fuels", Stanford University, 2014; Advisors: T. Francisco. Jaramillo, A. Nilsson and J. Wilcox
  37. Trevor A. McQueen, "Water: Solid and Liquid Phase Structures in "No-Man's Land"", Stanford University, 2014; Advisors: A. Nilsson, T. J. Martinez and E. I. Solomon
  38. Vrajesh S. Mehta, "Dominant Mechanisms of Uranium(VI)-Phosphate Interactions in Subsurface Environments: An In Situ Remediation Perspective", Washington University St. Louis, 2014; Advisor: D. E. Giammar
  39. Daniel E. Membreno, "Characterization Studies of Materials and Devices Used for Electrochemical Energy Storage", University of California Los Angeles, 2014; Advisors: S. H. Tolbert and C. O. Chui
  40. Zachary D. Miles, "Discovery and Biochemical Studies of Enzymes Involved in the Queuosine Biosynthetic Pathway", University of Arizona, 2014; Advisor: V. Bandarian
  41. Christina L. L. Miller, "Chromium Oxidation-Reduction Chemistry Controlled by Iron and Manganese (hyr)oxide Surfaces and Soils: Column Leaching and Spectroscopic Studies", Master's Thesis, University of Maryland, 2014; Advisor: J. R. Bruce
  42. Timothy D. Myles, "Applicability of Effective Medium and Transport Theories to Fuel Cell Materials", University of Connecticut, 2014; Advisor: W. K. S. Chiu
  43. David D. Mowrey, "Allosteric Modulation of Cys-loop Receptors", Pittsburgh Medical School, 2014; Advisor: P. Tang
  44. Avinash Muppidi, "Development of Enabling Technologies for Translating Bioactive Peptides into Therapeutics", State University of New York Buffalo, 2014; Advisor: Q. Lin
  45. Arpun R. Nagaraja, "Inverse Design of p-Type Transparent Conducting Oxides for Energy Applications", Northwestern University, 2014; Advisor: T. O. Mason
  46. Chi H. T. Ngyuen, "The Making and Breaking of Lipids: The Characterization of the Protein-Protein and Protein-Substrate Interactions and Bioengineering of Type II Fatty Acid Synthases FabA and AcpP and the Structural and Functional Characterization of Iterative Type I Trans-Acting Enoyl-Reductase, LovC Polyketide Synthase", University of California Irvine, 2014; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  47. Nancy Ortiz, "Synthesis of Branched Metal Nanostructures with Controlled Architecture and Composition", Indiana University, 2014; Advisor: S. E. Skrabalak
  48. Ronald J. Pandolfi, "Self-assembly and Design of Tunable Soft Materials", University of California Merced, 2014; Advisor: L. S. Hirst
  49. Tashi Parsons-Moss, "Interactions of Plutonium and Lanthanides with Ordered Mesoporous Materials", University of California Berkeley, 2014; Advisor: H. Nitsche
  50. Louis Perez, "Structure-Processing Relationships in Solution Processable Polymer Thin Film Transistors and Small Molecule Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisors: E. J. Kramer and G. C. Bazan
  51. Rahul Purohit, "The Mechanism of Allosteric Regulation in Soluble Guanylate Cyclase", University of Arizona, 2014; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  52. Matthew S. Queen, "Development of the Molecular Level Description for Nickel(II)-based Ligand-exchange Thermochromism", Montana State University, 2014; Advisor: R. Szilagyi
  53. Cyren M. Rico, "Effects of Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles in Cereals: Insights into the Toxicity Mechanisms and Macromolecular Modifications", University of Texas El Paso, 2014; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  54. Catherine L. Riddle, "Speciation Behavior of Americium Higher Oxidation States for the Separation of Americium from Curium", University of Nevada Las Vegas, 2014; Advisor: K. Czerwinski
  55. Andrea L. Rodarte, "Dispersions of Semiconductor Nanoparticles in Thermotropic Liquid Crystal: From Optical Modification to Assisted Self-Assembly", University of California Merced, 2014; Advisors: S. Ghosh and L. S. Hirst
  56. Andria V. Rodrigues, "Characterization of Initial Iron Binding Location and the Structure/Iron Binding Site on S. cerevisiae isu and on D. melanogaster Frataxin", Wayne State University, 2014; Advisor: T. L. Stemmler
  57. Laura C. Saldarriaga Lopez, "Synthesis, Characterization and Pore Structure Analysis of Mesoporous Materials", University of California Los Angeles, 2014; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  58. Daniel J. Saltzberg, "Substrate Specificity and Conformational Activation Mechanism of β-Phosphoglucomutase", Boston University, 2014; Advisors: K. Allen, D. Atkinson and J. Straub
  59. Hernan Sanchez Casalongue, "Ambient Pressure XPS Studies on Electrochemical Reactions", Stanford University, 2014; Advisors: A. Nilsson, C. E. D. Chidsey and T. Francisco. Jaramillo
  60. Hiroki Sato, "The Relationship between Structural and Electrical Properties in Complex Oxide Heterostructures", University of Tokyo, 2014; Advisor: H. Okamoto
  61. Jonas A. Sellberg, "X-ray Scattering and Spectroscopy of Supercooled Water and Ice", Stockholm University, 2014; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  62. Alia D. Servin, "Determination of the Uptake and Effects of TiO2 Nanoparticles in Cucumber (Cucumis sativus)", University of Texas El Paso, 2014; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  63. Alexander Sharenko, "Processing-Property-Performance Relationships in Solution-Processed Small Molecule Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisor: T.-Q. Nguyen
  64. Gul Sheraz, "Synthesis, Optical and Structural Characterization, and Exciton Dynamics of Doped ZnSe Nanocrystals, and, Simultaneous X-ray Emission Spectroscopy of Two Elements Using Energy Dispersive Spectrometer", University of California Santa Cruz, 2014; Advisor: J. Z. Zhang
  65. Jessica  B. Sherman, "Molecular Ordering in Functional Blends of Organic Semiconductors", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisors: M. L. Chabinyc. T.-Q. Nguyen
  66. Molly A. Small, "Surface Complexation and Reactivity of Kaolinite and Gibbsite with Cadmium: A Multi-method Approach", Master's Thesis, University of California Merced, 2014; Advisor: P. A. O'Day
  67. Daniela Soltermann, "Ferrous Iron Uptake Mechanisms at the Montmorillonite-Water Interface Under Anoxic and Electrochemically Reduced Conditions", ETH Zurich, 2014; Advisor: B. Wehrli
  68. Hilary P. Stevenson, "Use of Transmission Electron Microscopy to Identify Nanocrystals of Challenging Protein Targets", University of Pittsburgh, 2014; Advisor: G. Calero
  69. Anneli Sundman, "Interactions between Fe and Organic Matter and Their Impact on As(V) and P(V)", UMEA Universitet, 2014; Advisor: P. Persson
  70. Elizabeth A. Sweeny, "Structural and Mechanistic Insights into the Yeast DIsaggregase Hsp104", University of Pennsylvania, 2014; Advisor: J. Shorter
  71. Paul R. Szewczyk, "Structural Studies of Multidrug Transporter Proteins", University of California San Diego, 2014; Advisor: M. Saier
  72. Lyndsay D. Troyer, "Impact of Iron and Redox Chemistry on the Environmental Fate of Metalloids and Radionuclides", Colorado State University, 2014; Advisor: T. Borch
  73. Artem D. Vityuk, "Synthesis and Reactivity of HY Zeolite-supported Rhodium Complexes", University of South Carolina, 2014; Advisor: M. D. Amiridis
  74. William Wan, "Structure and Assembly of the Fungal Prion-forming Domain HET-s(218-289)", Vanderbilt University, 2014; Advisor: G. Stubbs
  75. Wenhua Wang, "Structural and Functional Investigation of Phosphorylated Splicing Factor", University of Rochester School of Medicine, 2014; Advisor: C. L. Kielkopf
  76. Matthew T. Weinstock, "Reflecting on Life: Adventures in Mirror-Image Biology", University of Utah, 2014; Advisor: M. S. Kay
  77. Kevin N. Wood, "Improving the Durability of Methanol Oxidation Reaction Electro-catalysts through the Modification of Carbon Architectures", Colorado School of Mines, 2014; Advisor: R. P. O'Hayre
  78. Yun Wu, "The Effects of Iron(II) on Arsenic(III) Oxidation and Arsenic Sorption/Desorption on Manganese Oxides", University of Delaware, 2014; Advisor: D. L. Sparks
  79. Kehui Xiang, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of the Symplekin-Ssu72-CTD Complex in Pre-mRNA 3' End Processing", Columbia University, 2014; Advisors: L. Tong and J. L. Manley
  80. Su-Yang Xu, "Discoveries of New Topological States of Matter beyond Topological Insulators", Princeton University, 2014; Advisor: M. Z. Hasan
  81. Peter Zalar, "Tuning the Optical, Charge Injection, and Charge Transport Properties of Organic Electronic Devices", University of California Santa Barbara, 2014; Advisor: T.-Q. Nguyen
  82. Daniel J. Zeller, "High Quality Germanium Oxide Thin Films: Deposition and Characterization", North Carolina State University, 2014; Advisor: G. Lucovsky
  83. Jun Zhang, "Studies on Extracellular Signal-Regulated Kinase-1/2 (ERK1/2) Function and Identification of Small Molecule Inhibitors that Selectively Target ERK1/2 Regulation of Activator Protein-1 (AP 1) Function in Cancer Cell Proliferation", University of Maryland, 2014; Advisor: P. Shapiro
  84. Chen Zhou, "The Versatile Roles of Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria for Uranium Bioremediation", Arizona State University, 2014; Advisor: B. E. Rittmann
  85. Olena Zribi, "Biocompatible Nanoparticles and Biopolyelectrolytes", University of Colorado, 2014; Advisors: A. Glushchenko and Y. Garbovskiy

2013

  1. Martin M. Akafia, "Kinetics and Mechanisms of Metal Hydroxide Dissolution Promoted by Structurally Diverse Siderophores", North Carolina State University, 2013; Advisor: O. Duckworth
  2. Holly Barden, "Fossil Biomarkers- Understanding the Preservation of Biomolecules in Fossilised Tissues", University of Manchester, 2013; Advisors: R. Wogelius, P. L. Manning and B. van Dongen


  3. Elizabeth L. Baxter, "Uncovering Allostery in a Uniquely Folded Metalloprotein", University of California San Diego, 2013; Advisor: P. A. Jennings
  4. Martja A. Beckwith, "X-ray Absorption and Emission Spectroscopy of Manganese Complexes Relevant to Photosystem II", Cornell University, 2013; Advisor: S. DeBeer
  5. Zach M. Beiley, "Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Tandem Photovoltaics", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: M. D. McGehee


  6. Jason T. Bloking, "Small Molecule Acceptors for Organic Photovoltaics", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: M. D. McGehee


  7. Thomas P. Brennan, "Interface Engineering and Characterization in Dye and Quantum Dot-sensitized Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: S. Bent
  8. Jeffrey D. Brodin, "Hierarchical Assembly of Functional, Protein-Based Materials via Coordination Chemistry and Computational Design", University of California San Diego, 2013; Advisor: F. A. Tezcan
  9. Andrew R. Buller, "Characterization of ThnT and the Conformational and Mechanistic Constraints on the Evolution of Amidohydrolases", Johns Hopkins University, 2013; Advisor: C. A. Townsend
  10. Grace M. Caldara Festin, "An Exploration into Acyl-CoA Carboxylases, Polyketide Synthases and Fatty Acid Synthases", University of California Irvine, 2013; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  11. Ian Carbone, "Three Approaches to Economical Photovoltaics: Conformal Copper Sulfide, Organic Luminescent Films, and Lead Selenide Nanocrystal Superlattices", University of California Santa Cruz, 2013; Advisor: S. Carter
  12. Colin F. Cerretani, "The Role of the Tear-Film Lipid Layer in Tear Dynamics and in Dry Eye", University of California Berkeley, 2013; Advisor: C. J. Radke
  13. Justin W. Chartron, "The Structure of a Transmembrane Protein Sorting Complex", California Institute of Technology, 2013; Advisor: W. Clemons
  14. Robert M. Cox, "Characterization of the Mumps Virus Replicase Complex", University of Alabama Birmingham, 2013; Advisor: M. Luo
  15. Laura Dassama, "Mechanistic Investigations of Class 1a Ribonucleotide Reductases and Related Oxygen-utilizing Enzymes", Pennsylvania State University, 2013; Advisors: C. Krebs and J. M. Bollinger


  16. Bamboo Dong, "Mechanistic Insights from the Crystal Structure of an Inward Proton-transporting Anabaena Sensory Rhodopsin Mutant", University of California Irvine, 2013; Advisor: H. Luecke
  17. Jessica D. Douglas, "The Development of Semiconducting Materials for Organic Photovoltaics", University of California Berkeley, 2013; Advisor: J. M. J. Fréchet
  18. Luis Esquivies, "Structural Studies of TGF-β Superfamily Members Involved in the Development of the Musculoskeletal System", University of California San Diego, 2013; Advisor: S. Choe
  19. Beate Fulda, "Changes in Copper and Cadmium Solubility and Speciation Induced by Soil Redox Dynamics - Competitive Metal Sulfide Formation and Interactions with Natural Organic Matter", ETH Zurich, 2013; Advisor: R. Kretzschmar
  20. David D. Gae, "Structure, Function, and Dynamics of Mutant PcyA, the Archetypal Member of the Ferredoxin-Dependent Bilin Reductase Family", University of California Davis, 2013; Advisor: P. Koehl
  21. Gaurav Giri, "Understanding and Tuning Organic Semiconductor Packing during Solution Processing", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: Z. Bao
  22. Nitai C. Giri, "Structural Investigations of Early Intermediates and Nickel Inhibition Complexes of Human DNA and Histone Demethylases", University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2013; Advisor: M. J. Maroney
  23. Matthew Gliboff, "Molecular Level Understanding of Interfaces and Excited State Electronic Structure in Organic Solar Cells Using Soft X-ray Techniques", University of Washington, 2013; Advisor: D. S. Ginger
  24. Thomas D. Grant, "Understanding the Structure of Eukaryotic Glutaminyl-TRNA Synthetase: Combining X-ray Crystallography with Statistical Evaluations of Small Angle Scattering Data", State University of New York Buffalo, 2013; Advisor: E. H. Snell


  25. Charbel A. Habib, "Imaging Iron Content in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging", Wayne State University, 2013; Advisor: E. M. Haacke
  26. Amanda C. Hatfield, "Aqueous Geochemistry of Rhenium and Chromium in Saltstone: Implications for Understanding Technetium Mobility in Saltstone", M.Sc. thesis, Clemson University, 2013; Advisors: Y. Arai and C. Lee
  27. Weiwei He, "Aminoacyl-tRNA Synthetases and Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease", The Scripps Research Institute, 2013; Advisor: P. Schimmel
  28. Jose A. Hernandez-Viezcas, "Determination of the Effects of ZnO and CeO2 Nanoparticles in Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora) and Soybean (Glycine max): Synchrotron and Spectroscopic Studies", University of Texas El Paso, 2013; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  29. Amy Hixon, "Factors Affecting the Surface-mediated Reduction of Plutonium in the Presence of Pure Mineral Phases", Clemson University, 2013; Advisor: B. A. Powell
  30. Fumihiro Ijima, "Characterization of NosX from Achromobacter cycloclastes and Co-crystallization of Nitrous Oxide Reductase and PAz", Montana State University, 2013; Advisor: D. M. Dooley


  31. Michael A. Jamros, "Functional Flexibility in the Regulation of Src Family Kinases", University of California San Diego, 2013; Advisor: P. A. Jennings


  32. Danielle P. Jansik, "Physiochemical Mechanisms for the Transport and Retention of Technetium", Oregon State University, 2013; Advisor: J. D. Istok


  33. Marco Keiluweit, "Assessing the Role of Reactive Metal Species in Soil Organic Matter Cycling Using Chemical Imaging", Oregon State University, 2013; Advisor: M. Kleber
  34. Eric M. Koehn, "Investigating an Unusual Flavin-dependent Mechanism of Thymidylate Biosynthesis", University of Iowa, 2013; Advisor: A. Kohen
  35. Theodore J. Kramer, "Functional Nanocomposites Formed by Two-step Back-filling Methods", Columbia University, 2013; Advisor: I. P. Herman
  36. Vyacheslv I. Kuznetsov, "Structural and Functional Characterization of the LDP3 (VHZ) Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase", Utah State University, 2013; Advisor: A. C. Hengge
  37. Lance N. Larson, "Integrated Hydro-biogeochemistry – Iron Dynamics in Acid Mine Drainage Environments", Pennsylvania State University, 2013; Advisor: W. Burgos
  38. Dae H. Lee, "Beyond Conventional Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries and Sodium-Ion Batteries Nickel Fluoride Conversion Materials and P2 Type Sodium-Ion Intercalation Cathodes", University of California San Diego, 2013; Advisors: Y. S. Meng and S. Jin
  39. Christopher J. Lentini, "The Role of Iron(III) Oxyhydroxides in Shaping Microbial Communities Capable of Iron(III) Reduction", Harvard University, 2013; Advisor: C. M. Hansel


  40. Hsiao-Chu Lin, "Charge Transfer Process across Organic/Electrode Interfaces in Organic Photovoltaics", University of Arizona, 2013; Advisor: S. S. Saavedra


  41. Jui-Yen Jason Lin, "Low Resistance Contacts to N-type Germanium", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: K. Saraswat


  42. Geoffrey M. Lippa, "Thermodynamic Analysis and Characterization of Viral-Host Protein Interactions as a Preface to HIV Therapeutic Design", University of Rochester, 2013; Advisor: J. E. Wedekind


  43. Lei Liu, "Spectroscopic and Computational Studies of Peroxo Intermediates in Mononuclear Non-heme Iron Enzymes and Their Model Complexes", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: E. I. Solomon


  44. Stephene N. Lodge, "(S)-trifluorescelenomethionine, a New Non-natural Amino Acid enhanced Methioninase-induced Cytotoxicity toward Human Colon Cancer Cells", State University of New York Albany, 2013; Advisor: E. Block


  45. Sebastien D. Lounis, "The Influence of Dopant Distribution on the Optoelectronic Properties of Tin-doped Indium Oxide Nanocrystals and Nanocrystal Films", University of California Berkeley, 2014; Advisors: D. J. Milliron and A. Javey
  46. Acacia Y. Madrona, "Cytochrome P450cin Structural Landscape: Implications for Substrate Binding, Redox Partner Recognition, and Oxygen Activation", University of California Irvine, 2013; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  47. George Y. Margulis, "Enhancing Light Harvesting in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: M. D. McGehee


  48. Michael S. Massey, "Long-term Stable Sinks of Uranium in Soils and Sediments", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  49. Logesh Mathivathann, "Redox-active Cu-pyrazolate Secondary Building Units for the Construction of Metal-organic Frameworks", University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras, 2013; Advisor: R. G. Raptis
  50. Hisae Matsuura, "Understanding the Fusion Mechanism of Epstein-Barr Virus", Northwestern University, 2013; Advisor: T. S. Jardetzky


  51. Brian Mattern, "Compton Scattering and Warm Dense Matter Thermometry", University of Washington, 2013; Advisor: G. T. Seidler
  52. Scott. A. Mauger, "The Consequences of Materials Distribution and Mixing in Bulk Heterojunction Organic Photovoltaic Devices", University of California Davis, 2013; Advisor: A. J. Moule


  53. Alex J. McDonald, "Metal Coordination by the Prion Protein Controls Both Its Structure and Processing", University of California Santa Cruz, 2013; Advisor: G. Switkes
  54. Seth M. McDonald, "Structural and Biochemical Studies of Transcription Factors Spt6 and Spn1", University of Utah, 2013; Advisor: C. P. Hill


  55. Tiffany D. Mealman, "Metal Transfer and Protein-Protein Interactions in the CusCFBA Copper(I)-Silver(I) Efflux System of E. coli", University of Arizona, 2013; Advisor: V. H. Wysocki


  56. Annette M. Medina, "In Vitro and In Vivo Assembly of Supramolecular Metalloprotein Scaffolds via Templated Disulfide Bonds", University of California San Diego, 2013; Advisor: F. A. Tezcan
  57. Sergey V. Menis, "Exploring Epitope-focused Vaccine Development: Design of Epitope Scaffolds and Nanoparticle Presentation Platforms, and Computational Prediction of Conformational Epitopes", University of Washington, 2013; Advisor: W. Schief
  58. C. A. Mitchell, "Structural, Functional, and Computational Insights into the ANL Superfamily of Enzymes", State University of New York Buffalo, 2013; Advisor: A. M. Gulick


  59. Christina L. Mogren, "Outcomes of Chronic Arsenic Exposure on Aquatic Insects", University of California Riverside, 2012; Advisor: J. T. Trumble
  60. Matthew M. Moore, "Applications of Computational Protein Design to Red Fluorescent Proteins", California Institute of Technology, 2013; Advisor: S. L. Mayo


  61. Shrayesh N. Patel, "Synthesis and Characterization of Simultaneous Electronic and Ionic Conducting Block Copolymers for Lithium Battery Electrodes", University of California Berkeley, 2013; Advisor: N. P. Balsara
  62. Jeffery S. Paull, "Influence of Hydrophytic Vegetation on Biogeochemical Processes within Contaminated Wetland Systems", Princeton University, 2013; Advisor: P. R. Jaffe


  63. Johnny D. Pam, "Elucidating the Structures of Amyloid Oligomers with Chemical Model Systems", University of California Irvine, 2014; Advisor: J. S. Nowick


  64. Munzarin F. Qayyum, "Structure-Function Correlations for Copper Active Sites: X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and DFT Calculations", Stanford University, 2013; Advisors: B. Hedman, K. O. Hodgson and E. I. Solomon


  65. Madhumitha Raghav, "Long-term Stabilization of Arsenic-bearing Solid Residuals under Landfill Conditions", University of Arizona, 2013; Advisor: W. P. Ela
  66. Elizabeth A. Rodkey, "Inhibitor Resistance Mechanisms and Inhibitor Design in β-lactamases", Case Western Reserve University, 2013; Advisor: F. van den Akker
  67. Adrianne M. Rosales, "Nanostructure Control of Biologically Inspired Polymers", University of California Berkeley, 2013; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  68. Kai E. Sanwald, "In situ X-Ray Probing of Highly Active Nickel-Iron Oxide Catalysts for the Electrochemical Oxygen Evolution Reaction", M.Sc. thesis, Stanford University, 2013; Advisors: J. A. Lercher and A. Nilsson
  69. Laura T. Schelhas, "Using Solution Phase Self-Assembly to Control the Properties of Magnetic and Magnetoelectric Nanostructures", University of California Los Angeles, 2013; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  70. Bruna P. Selbach, "Cysteine Desulfurases Mediating Sulfur Trafficking for the Biosynthesis of Fe-S Clusters", Wake Forest University, 2013; Advisor: P. C. Dos Santos
  71. Santosh Shah, "Structural and Functional Investigations of Nucleases: SgrAI and Mk0566", University of Arizona, 2013; Advisor: N. C. Horton
  72. Andrew J. Short, "Atomic Layer Deposition of Materials in the Cu2ZnSnS4 System for Nanostructured Photovoltaics", University of California Santa Cruz, 2013; Advisor: S. A. Carter
  73. Matthew A. Smith, "Non-contiguous Protein Recombination", California Institute of Technology, 2013; Advisor: F. H. Arnold


  74. Thamayanthy Sriskandakumar, "Investigating the Role of Metal-Ligand Bonding on Biological Activity of Metallotherapeutics", University of British Columbia, 2013; Advisor: P. Kennepohl


  75. Jennifer Stamos, "Structural and Biochemical Analysis of Phosphorylation Events During Wnt Signal Transduction", Stanford University, 2013; Advisor: W. I. Weis


  76. S. Chantal E. Stieber, "Methods for Determining Electronic Structures and Mechanisms of Bis(imino) Pyridine in Iron Pre-catalysts", Princeton University, 2013; Advisors: P. J. Chirik and S. DeBeer


  77. Valerie K. Stucker, "Effects of Bioremediation on Uranium and Arsenic Geochemistry at a Former Uranium Mill Site", Colorado School of Mines, 2013; Advisor: J. F. Ranville


  78. Poorna Subramanian, "Elucidation of the Functional Role of PCBP - The Cytosolic Iron Chaperone Protein Family, in Celluar Iron Homeostasis", Wayne State University, 2013; Advisors: T. L. Stemmler and B. F. P. Edwards


  79. Jesse A. Sundlov, "Structural Insights into the Domain Interactions and Conformational Changes of the Non-ribosomal Peptide Synthetases and Firefly Luciferase", State University of New York Buffalo, 2013; Advisor: A. Gulick


  80. Kristin A. Sutton, "Insights into the Mechanism of X-ray Induced Structural Perturbation of Macromolecules", State University of New York Buffalo, 2013; Advisor: E. H. Snell


  81. Juliana The, "Structural Studies of Thioredoxin S-nitrosation and Detection of Protein S-nitrosothiols by Phosphine Derivatization", University of Arizona, 2013; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  82. Rodrigo Torres, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of the Yersinia pestis Rip Operon Proteins", University of California Irvine, 2013; Advisor: C. W. Goulding
  83. Cong Trinh, "Organic Photovoltaics: From Materials Development to Device Application", University of Southern California, 2013; Advisor: M. E. Thompson
  84. Ryan T. VanderLinden, "Ubiquitin Recognition and Processing by the 26S Proteasome Rpn2-Rpn13-Uch37 Subcomplex", University of Utah, 2013; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  85. Bess Vlaisavljevich, "Quantum Chemical Studies of Actinides and Lanthanides: From Small Molecules to Nanoclusters", University of Minnesota, 2013; Advisor: L. Gagliardi
  86. He Wang, "Interfacial Engineering in Organic Electronics", Princeton University, 2013; Advisor: Y.-L. Loo
  87. Ying Wang, "Antimicrobial Activity and Mechanistic Study for the Poly(Phenylene Ethynylene) (PPE)-Based Cationic Conjugated Polyelectrolytes and Oligo-Phenylene Ethynylenes", University of New Mexico, 2013; Advisor: D. J. Keller


  88. Zimeng Wang, "Coupling of the Biogeochemical Cycles of Uranium and Manganese: Implications for the Fate and Transport of Uranium in Subsurface Environments", Washington University St. Louis, 2013; Advisor: D. E. Giammar
  89. Nicodemus E. Widjonarko, "Physics of Nickel Oxide Hole Transport Layer for Organic Photovoltaics Application", University of Colorado, 2013; Advisor: J. J. Berry
  90. Jared A. Wiig, "Elucidating the Rolse of NifB and NifEN in Nitrogenase FeMoco Assembly", University of California Irvine, 2013; Advisor: M. S. Ribbe


  91. Dicle Yardimici, "Supported Molecular Rhodium Complexes and Dimers: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalysis in the Hydrogenation of Olefins and Diolefins", University of California Davis, 2013; Advisor: B. C. Gates


  92. Laura. K. Zaunbrecher, "The Enrichment of Stable Cesium and Rubidium in Savannah River Site Soils", Georgia State University, 2013; Advisor: E. W. Crawford

  93. Eliza L. Zielazinski, "Substrate Specificity of P1B-type ATPases", Northwestern University, 2013; Advisor: A. C. Rosenzweig


 

2012


  1. Alvin S. Acerbo, "Local Chemical and Nanostructured Properties of Rat Cortical Bone are Altered by Osteoporosis and Pharmaceutical Treatments", State University of New York Stony Brook, 2012; Advisors: L. M. Miller and S. Judex
  2. L.ogan Ahlstrom, "Molecular Dynamics Simulation of the Effect of the Crystal Environment on Protein Conformational Dynamics and Functional Motions", University of Arizona, 2012; Advisor: O. Miyashita
  3. Josefin Åkerstedt, "Subvalent Cluster Compounds and Synthesis in Alternative Reaction Media", Royal Institute of Technology, 2012; Advisor: L. Kloo
  4. Ahmad H. Al-Mestarihi, "Oxidation of Deoxyaminosugars by a New Flavin-dependent Monooxygenase", Vanderbilt University, 2012; Advisor: B. O. Bachmannlogy, 2012; Advisor: L. Kloo logy, 2012; Advisor: L. Kloo
  5. Ceren Aydin, "Zeolite- and Mgo-Supported Metal Complexes and Clusters: Atomic-scale Insights into Heterogeneous Catalysis", University of California Davis, 2012; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  6. Jasleen Bains, "Structural and Functional Characterization of a Hybrid Benzoate Degradation Pathway", University of Victoria, 2012; Advisor: M. J. Boulanger
  7. Ercan Bayram, "Investigations of the Identity of the True Catalyst in the Three Systems, Including the Development of Catalyst Poisoning Methodology", Colorado State University, 2012; Advisor: R. G. Finke
  8. Eric E. Benson, "Structural and Electronic Studies of Complexes Relevant to the Electrocatalytic Reduction of Carbon Dioxide", University of California San Diego, 2012; Advisor: C. P. Kubiah
  9. Julian P. Bigi, "Earth-Abundant Transition Metal Chemistry: Electrocatalytic Hydrogen Production and the Synthesis of High-spin Iron(IV)-oxo Complexes", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: C. J. Chang
  10. Linda C. Blake, "Cytochromes P450 as Therapeutic Targets and Counter-targets for the Prevention of Lung Cancer and Treatment of Steriodogenic Diseases", University of Kansas, 2012; Advisor: E. Scott
  11. Michael A. Blank, "Characterization by X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of the Biosynthesis of the Cofactors of Nitrogenase", Stanford University, 2012; Advisors: B. Hedman and K. O. Hodgson
  12. Elena Bobyr, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of Fe-,Cu-, and Zn-containing Enzymes and Related Models", Stanford University, 2012; Advisors: B. Hedman and K. O. Hodgson
  13. Stephen A. Boyd, "Synthesis, and/or Structural, Conductivity Investigations of Single and Polycrystalline Fluorides, Ionic Liquids and Conjugated Diynes Using Solid-state Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy and X-ray Diffraction", State University of New York Stony Brook, 2012; Advisor: C. P. Grey
  14. Luna K. S. Brogan, "Structural Characterization of and Plutonium Sorption on Mesoporous and Nanoparticulate Ferrihydrite", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: H. Nitsche
  15. Jason R. Burke, "Structural Studies of Retinoblastoma Protein Phosphorylation", University of California Santa Cruz, 2012; Advisors: S. M. Rubin and G. L. Millhauser
  16. Tamsen L. Burlak, "The Mineralogical Fate of Arsenic during Weathering of Sulfides in Gold-Quartz Veins: A Microbeam Analytical Study", M.Sc. thesis, CSU Sacramento, 2012; Advisor: C. Alpers
  17. Peder E. Cedervall, "Structural Studies of Two Metallo-Enzymes: Methyl-Coenzyme M Reductase and Hydroxylamine Oxidoreductase", University of Minnesota, 2012; Advisor: C. M. Wilmot
  18. Cheng-Wei Chiu, "Interfacial Interactions between Implant Electrode and Biological Environment", Texas A&M University, 2012; Advisor: H. Liang
  19. Kevin Cho, "Reactivity of High-valent Metal-oxo Corroles and Corrolazines as Solvated Molecules and Nanoparticles", The Johns Hopkins University, 2012; Advisor: D. P. Goldberg
  20. Michael K. Coggins, "Small Molecule Activation Studies Involving Thiolate-Ligated Manganese(II) Complexes and Biologically-Relevant Oxidants", University of Washington, 2012; Advisor: J. A. Kovacs
  21. Thomas E. Conry, "Improved Positive Electrode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: L. C. De Jonghe
  22. Ryan N. Constantine, "Biochemical and Structural Studies of UNC119 and PrBP/delta: Two Lipid-binding Proteins Necessary for Protein Transport in Photoreceptor Cells", University of Utah, 2012; Advisor: W. Baehr
  23. Yongtao Cui, "Characterization of Magnetic Dynamics Excited by Spin Transfer Torque in a Nanomagnet", Cornell University, 2012; Advisor: D. Ralph
  24. James M. Darmon, "Influence of Ligand Modification and Electronic Structure in Homogeneous Catalysis with Reduced Iron Complexes", Cornell University, 2012; Advisor: P. J. Chirik
  25. Ryan C. Davis, "Operando Spectroscopic Investigation of Supported Pd and Low-surface Area Mixed Metal Oxide Catalysts for Automotive Emissions After-treatment", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  26. Joanna Deek, "Tunable and Responsive Neurofilament Hydrogel Networks - A Study of Composition and Salt-dependent Behavior Using Synchrotron X-ray Scattering, Optical Microscopy, and Rheology", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  27. Joshua M. Donaldson, "Improving the Efficacy and Side Effect Profile of Therapeutic Antibodies", Thomas Jefferson University, 2012; Advisor: J. C. Williams
  28. James A. Dorman, "Engineering Rare Earth Ion Doped Metal Oxide Core-Shell Nanostructures", University of California Los Angeles, 2012; Advisors: J. P. Chang and B. Dunn
  29. N. E. Edwards, "Soft-Tissue Preservation in the Eocene Green River Formation (USA) Studied via Synchrotron X-ray Fluorescence Imaging and Fourier Transform Infrared Mapping", University of Manchester, 2012; Advisors: R. A. Wogelius and P. L. Manning
  30. A. G. Fitzmaurice, "The Role of Pesticide-induced Aldehyde Dehydrogenase Inhibition in the Pathogenesis of Parkinson's Disease", California Institute of Technology, 2012; Advisor: J. M. Bronstein
  31. Alastair Fyfe, "Hydration of r(UGGGGU) Quadruplexes", University of California Santa Cruz, 2012; Advisor: W. G. Scott
  32. David J. Gardenghi, "Synchrotron Radiation-based Spectroscopic Investigation of the Electronic and Geometric Structures of Iron-Sulfur Clusters, Particles, and Minerals", Montana State University, 2012; Advisor: R. K. Szilagyi
  33. Logan J. Giles, "Multi-edge X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Electronic Structure Calculations of Biomimetic Model Complexes of the H-cluster of [FeFe]-Hydrogenase", Montana State University, 2012; Advisor: R. K. Szilagyi
  34. Andreas P. Gondikas, "The Role of Sulfhydryl-Containing Low Molecular Weight Ligands for the Environmental Fate of Zinc Sulfide and Metallic Silver Nanoparticles", Duke University, 2012; Advisor: H. Hsu-Kim
  35. Yelena Gorlin, "Development of Manganese Oxide Based Catalysts for the Oxygen Reduction and Evolution Reactions", Stanford University, 2012; Advisor: T. F. Jaramillo
  36. Katie J. Gregg, "Carbohydrate Processing by Bacterial Pathogens: Structural and Functional Analyses of Glycoside Hydrolases", University of Victoria, 2012; Advisor: A. B. Boraston
  37. Wenyue Guo, "A Study of Structure and Function of Two Enzymes in Pyrimidine Biosynthesis", Boston University, 2012; Advisor: E. R. Kantrowitz
  38. Ankit Gupta, "Role of a Novel Domain in SF1/U2AF65 Complex Formation and 3' Splice Site Recognition", University of Rochester, 2012; Advisor: C. L. Kielkopf
  39. Kira G. Hartman, "The Role and Inhibition of S100B in Melanoma Cell Signaling", University of Maryland, 2012; Advisor: D. J. Weber
  40. Khadine A. Higgins, "Metal Selectivity in the E. coli Nickel(II)- and Cobalt(II)-responsive Transcriptional Regulator, RcnR", University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2012; Advisor: M. J. Maroney
  41. Megan L. Hoarfrost, "Ion Transport in Nanostructured Block Copolymer/Ionic Liquid Membranes", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  42. E. T. Hoke, "Factors that Influence the Open Circuit Voltage and Stability of Polymer: Fullerene Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2012; Advisor: M. D. McGehee


  43. Ethan B. Howell, "Effects of Resistance Mutations in HIV gp41 on the Binding Affinity of D-peptide Inhibitors", M.Sc., University of Utah, 2012; Advisor: M. S. Kay
  44. Dustin J. W. Huard, "Metal-Templated Assembly of Protein Cages", University of California San Diego, 2012; Advisor: F. A. Tezcan
  45. Nhung Huynh, "Structural and Functional Studies of Aldolases and Sialytransferases", University of California Davis, 2012; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  46. Jodi M. Iwata, "Magnetism of Complex Oxide Thin Films and Heterostructures", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: J. Wu
  47. Victoria S. Jasion, "Structural and Functional Studies on Leishmania major Peroxidase and Nitric Oxide Synthase", University of California Irvine, 2012; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  48. Chris Byung-hwa Kang, "Synthesis and Characterization of Mesoporous Semiconductors", University of California Los Angeles, 2012; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  49. Robert N. Kirchdoerfer, "Components of Pathogenic Microorganisms and Applications in Human Health", The Scripps Research Institute, 2012; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  50. Emily J. K. Knowles, "A Geochemical Characterization of Putative Biosignatures in Subseafloor Basalts", University of Colorado Boulder, 2012; Advisor: A. S. Templeton
  51. Russell S. Komor, "Recominatorial and Predictive Methods to Increase Cellulase Thermostability and Structural Analysis of a Thermostable P450", California Institute of Technology, 2012; Advisor: F. Arnold
  52. Steven J. Kraft, "Low Valent Uranium Complexes Containing Redox-Active Ligands for Small Molecule Activation and Organometallic Transformations", Purdue University, 2012; Advisor: S. C. Bart
  53. Courtney M. Krest, "Structural, Electronic, and Theoretical Characterization of Compound I in P450, with a Focus on X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", Pennsylvania State University, 2012; Advisor: M. T. Green
  54. Daniel V. Krogstad, "Investigating the Structure-Property Relationships of Aqueous Self-Assembled Materials", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: M. V. Tirrell
  55. Geza Kurczveil, "Hybrid Silicon AWG Lasers and Buffers", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: J. E. Bowers
  56. David C. Lacy, "Incorporation of Intramolecular Hydrogen Bonds in Synthetic Trigonal Bipyramidal Manganese, Iron and Cobalt Complexes with Hydroxo, Oxo, and Aquo Ligands", University of California Irvine, 2012; Advisor: A. S. Borovik
  57. Stephnie S. Lee, "Elucidating Processing-Structure-Function Relationships in Solution-Processed, Spherulites", Princeton University, 2012; Advisor: Y.-L. Loo
  58. Alejandro X. Levander, "Highly Mismatched Semiconductor Alloys with Extreme Compositions", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisors: J. Wu and O. D. Dubon
  59. Feng Lin, "Smart Nickel Oxide Materials for the Applications of Energy Efficiency and Storage", Colorado School of Mines, 2012; Advisors: R. M. Richards and C. Engtrakul
  60. Melissa A. Liriano, "Structure, Dynamics and Function of S100B and S100A5 Complexes", University of Maryland, 2012; Advisor: D. J. Weber
  61. Jeffrey J. Lombardo, "Synthesis, Imaging and Characterization of Energy Materials at the Nanoscale", University of Connecticut, 2012; Advisor: W. K. S. Chiu
  62. Jing Lu, "Oxide- and Zeolite-Supported Molecular Iridium Complexes and Clusters: Resolving Support, Ligand and Nuclearity Effects in Catalysis", University of California Davis, 2012; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  63. Mark N. F. Mabanglo, "Crystal Structure, Substrate Promiscuity and Structure-based Engineering of Archaeal Isopentenyl Phosphate Kinase", University of Utah, 2012; Advisor: C. D. Poulter
  64. Mariola R. Macech, "Electrical, Structural and Compositional Characterization of Interlayer Material and New Active Layers in Organic Solar Cells", University of Arizona, 2012; Advisor: N. R. Armstrong
  65. Bradley A. MacLeod, "Probing Buried Interfaces within Organic Diodes Using Electromodulated Transmittance Spectroscopies", University of Washington, 2012; Advisor: D. S. Ginger
  66. Kevin A. Maharaj, "Structural and Functional Characterization of the Hsp90 Molecular Chaperone Family", State University of New York Buffalo, 2012; Advisor: D. T. Gewirth
  67. Mary B. Martucci, "Part 1: Synthesis and Characterization of Magnetic Cr5Teg Nanoparticle.s Part 2: Local Atomic Structure Studies Using Theory to Simulate Polarons in Superconducting Cuprates and Experiment to Analyze Alternative Energy Nanomaterials", Colorado State University, 2012; Advisor: A. L. Prieto
  68. Lisa E. Mayhew, "Geological Production and Microbial Consumption of Hydrogen during Low Temperature Water-Rock Reactions", University of Colorado Boulder, 2012; Advisor: A. S. Templeton
  69. Bryan McCulloch, "Controlled Self Assembly of Conjugated Polymer Containing Block Copolymers", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  70. Reginald McNulty, "Elucidating the 3-D Structure and Function of a Light-Activated Transcription Factor from Erythrobacter litoralis", University of California Irvine, 2012; Advisor: H. Luecke
  71. Scott Medling, "Local Structure of Analysis of Materials for Increased Energy Efficiency", University of California Santa Cruz, 2012; Advisor: F. G. Bridges
  72. Eric R. Meshot, "Dynamics and Limiting Mechanisms of Self-Aligned Carbon Nanotube Growth", University of Michigan, 2012; Advisor: A. J. Hart
  73. P. S. Miedema, "X-ray Spectroscopy of Inorganic Materials", Utrecht University, 2012; Advisor: F. M. F. de Groot
  74. Dan Miller, "Catalysis on Platinum Surfaces Probed Using Synchrotron-Radiation Based Core-Level Spectroscopies", Stanford University, 2012; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  75. Nichole C. Miller, "Molecular Packing in Organic Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2012; Advisor: M. D. McGehee
  76. Jose G. Miranda, "Elucidating Zinc Distribution in Cancerous Prostate Cells using Novel FRET Sensors", University of Colorado Boulder, 2012; Advisor: A. E. Palmer
  77. William Morris, "Synthesis, Postmodification, Metalation, and Gas Adsorption in Chemically Stable Metal Organic Frameworks and Zeolite Imidazolate Frameworks", University of California Los Angeles, 2012; Advisor: O. M. Yaghi
  78. Hannah Murnen, "Solution Self-Assembly of Sequence Specific Biomimetic Polymers", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  79. Jacob P. Neal, "Structural Basis for the Regulation of Endothelin-1 mRNA Stability by Glyceraldehyde", University of Maryland, 2012; Advisor: E. D. Garcin
  80. Surekha G. Neumann, "Structural Switching and Biological Applications of Nucleic Acid-Lipid Films", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisors: M. Tirrell and C. Hawker
  81. Micheline N. Ngaki, "FAP Genes Modulate Fatty Acid and Lipid Accumulation in Arabidopsis", Iowa State University, 2012; Advisor: E. S. Wurtele
  82. Sonha T. Nguyen, "Structural Basis of Hoogsteen Base Pair Recognition by the DNA-Binding Domain of the Transcription Factor p53", M.Sc. thesis, University of California San Diego, 2012; Advisor: H. Viadiu
  83. Pantea Niksirat, "Complex Formation of Antitumor Active Dirhodium(II) Acetate with Small Molecules of Biological Interest", University of Calgary, 2012; Advisor: F. Jalilehvand
  84. Daniel T. Olive, "XAFS Studies of Radiation Damage in Nuclear Materials", Illinois Institute of Technology , 2012; Advisor: J. Terry
  85. Jose Olucha, "Structural, Functional and Computational Characterization of Pseudomonas aeruginosa Siderophore Biosynthetic Pathway Accessory Proteins PchB and PvdA", University of Kansas, 2012; Advisor: A. L. Lamb
  86. Xiaoying Ouyang, "Palladium-Substituted Perovskite Catalysts for Automotive Exhaust Emission Control", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: S. Scott
  87. Cedric P. Owens, "Biochemical, Biophysical and Structural Investigation of Heme Uptake in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Bacillus anthracis", University of California Irvine, 2012; Advisor: C. W. Goulding
  88. Gabriel K. Ozorowski, "Structural Characterization of Light-driven Ion Pumps: A Photoaxis Signaling Mutant of Bacteriorhodopsin, and Two Variants of Proteorhodopsin", University of California Irvine, 2012; Advisor: H. Luecke
  89. Ya-Chuan Perng, "Engineering Aluminum-based Thin Film Materials for Power Devices and Energy Storage Applications", University of California Los Angeles, 2012; Advisor: J. P. Chang
  90. Jonathan N. Pruneda, "Functional Interactions of E2~Ubiquitin Conjugates In and Outside the Ubiquination Pathway", University of Washington, 2012; Advisor: R. E. Klevit
  91. Jennifer D. Rabb, "Frataxin (FXN) Based Regulation of Iron-Sulfur Cluster Assembly Complex", Texas A&M University, 2012; Advisor: D. P. Barondeau
  92. Srivats Rajasekaran, "Hydrogen Interaction with Nanostructured Carbon - Electronic and Geometric Structure Changes and Applications", Stanford University, 2012; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  93. Iris E. Rauda, "Solution Phase Routes to Functional Nanostructured Materials for Energy Applications", University of California Los Angeles, 2012; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  94. Joseph S. Redman, "Potency and Pharmacokinetic Enhancement of D-peptide HIV-1 Entry Inhibitors", University of Utah, 2012; Advisor: M. S. Kay
  95. Brian C. Reinsch, "Chemical Transformations of Zero-valent Iron and Silver Nanomaterials in Natural and Model Environmental Media", Carnegie Mellon University, 2012; Advisor: G. V. Lowry
  96. Lauren E. Roth, "Light-Driven Uncoupling of Nitrogenase Catalysis from ATP Hydrolysis", University of California San Diego, 2012; Advisor: F. A. Tezcan
  97. Alok G. Shenoy, "Mechanistic and Structural Investigations of the Phosphothreonine Lyase Class of Enzumes", M.Sc. thesis, Utah State University, 2012; Advisors: S. J. Johnson and T. C. Chang
  98. Rahau S. Shirazi, "Synthesis and Characterization of Environmentally Responsive Lipid-Nucleic Acid Complexes for Applications in Gene Delivery and Biomaterials", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisors: C. R. Safinya and K. Plaxco
  99. Joseph P. Sirianni, "Elucidation of the Molecular Structure of an Alkane Dehydrogenation Component of the Tandem Alkane Metathesis Cycle", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  100. Maciej G. Sliwinski, "Geochemistry of the Late Devonian "Punctata" Event in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin", University of Alaska Fairbanks, 2012; Advisors: M. Whalen and R. J. Newberry
  101. Hang Song, "Recognition of Nucleic Acid Mismatches by Luminescent Ruthenium Complexes", California Institute of Technology, 2012; Advisor: J. K. Barton
  102. Neil D. Treat, "Organic Solar Cells: Understanding the Miscibility and Diffusion within Polymer-Fullerene Bulk Heterojunctions", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisors: C. J. Hawker and M. L. Chabinyc
  103. Thomas P. Umile, "Water-soluble, Cationic Manganese and Vanadium Porphyrins as Biomimetic Models and Practical Catalysts", Princeton University, 2012; Advisor: J. T. Groves
  104. Allison R. R. VandeVoort, "Fate and Reactivity of Natural and Manufactured Nanoparticles in Soil/Water Environments", Clemson University, 2012; Advisor: Y. Arai
  105. Ying-Jen Wanglee, "Structure and Reactivity of Grafted Organochromium and Organoborane Complexes on Silica", University of California Santa Barbara, 2012; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  106. Abby West, "H. pylori NikR: A New Nickel Regulatory Protein", University of Maryland, 2012; Advisor: S. L. J. Michel
  107. Annie R. Whitley, "Method Development for Detecting and Characterizing Manufactured Silver Nanoparticles in Soil Pore Water Using Asymmetrical Flow Field-Flow Fractionation", M.Sc. thesis, University of Kentucky, 2012; Advisors: J. Unrine and P. Bertsch
  108. Samuel A. Wilson, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Heme and Non-Heme Iron: Oxygen Complexes and Enzymatic Intermediates", Stanford University, 2012; Advisors: B. Hedman, K. O. Hodgson and E. I. Solomon
  109. David T. Wong, "Mesoporous Block Copolymer Battery Separators", University of California Berkeley, 2012; Advisor: N. P. Balsara
  110. Yong Yan, "Metallo (Tungsten, Rhenium, Platinum) Dithiolene Complexes: Syntheses, Crystallographic and Computational Characterization, Electro- and Photochemical Properties", Tulane University, 2012; Advisor: J. P. Donahue
  111. Timothy Yosca, "Understanding C-H Bond Activation in Heme Proteins: The Importance of the Ferryl PKA", Pennsylvania State University, 2012; Advisor: M. T. Green
  112. Tong Zhang, "Mechanisms of Microbial Formation and Photodegradation of Methylmercury in the Aquatic Environment", Duke University, 2012; Advisor: H. Hsu-Kim
  113. Xin Zhang, "Synthesis of Furo[2,3-d]Pyrimidines, Thieno[2,3-d]Pyrimidines, Pyrrolo[2,3-d]Pyrimidines as Classical and Nonclassical Antifolates, Receptor Tyrosine Kinase (RTK) Inhibitors and Antimitotic Agents", Duquesne University, 2012; Advisor: A. Gangjee

2011

  1. Zahra Amini, "Cadmium(II) Complex Formation with N-acetylcysteine, Thiourea and Selenourea", M.Sc. thesis, University of Calgary, 2011; Advisor: F. Jalilehvand
  2. Wren M. Amos, "Selenium Metabolism and Detoxification in the Hyperaccumulator", M.Sc. thesis, CSU East Bay, 2011; Advisors: S. Pinnata and D. LeDuc
  3. Toyli Anniyev, "Electronic Structure Factors in the Reactivity of Strained and Ligand Modified Platinum Surfaces", Stanford University, 2011; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  4. Veer S. Bhatt, "Non-lectin Type Protein-carbohydrate Interactions: A Structural Perspective", Ohio State University, 2011; Advisor: P. G. Wang
  5. D. P. Bhave, "Reducing the Mysteries of Sulfur Metabolism in Mycobacterium tuberculosis", University of Michigan, 2011; Advisors: K. S. Carroll and B. A. Palfey
  6. George F. Burkhard, "Exciton Recombination in the Fullerene Phase of Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2011; Advisor: M. D. McGehee
  7. Hiram Castillo-Michel, "Accumulation, Speciation, and Distribution of Metal(loids) in Plants: Applications of Synchrotron Techniques in Environmental Sciences", University of Texas El Paso, 2011; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  8. Dian Chen, "Organic Photovoltaics Based on P3Ht/PCBM Correlating Efficiency and Morphology", University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2011; Advisor: T. P. Russell
  9. Corneliu N. Colesniuc, "Metallophthalocyanine Thin Films: Structure and Physical Properties", University of California San Diego, 2011; Advisor: I. K. Schuller
  10. Carley Corrado, "Synthesis and Characterization of Copper-doped Zinc Sulfide Nanomaterials for the Application of Energy Efficient Electroluminescent Lighting", University of California Santa Cruz, 2011; Advisor: J. Z. Zhang
  11. William G. Cutler, "Bioaccessible Arsenic in Soils of the Island of Hawaii", University of Hawaii M.noa, 2011; Advisor: A. El-Kadi
  12. Natasha M. DeVore, "Structure and Function of Human Cytochrome P450 Enzymes: Xenobiotic Metabolism by CYP2A and Steroid Biosynthesis by CYP17A1", University of Kansas, 2011; Advisor: E. E. Scott
  13. I.-Kang Ding, "Pore Filling and Light Trapping In Solid-State Dye-sensitized Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2011; Advisor: M. D. McGehee
  14. Damian C. Ekiert, "Structural Basis of Influenza Virus Inhibition by Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies", The Scripps Research Institute, 2011; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  15. Samuel D. Fleischman, "Spectroscopic Investigation of Grafting Sites in Oxide Supports of Heterogeneous Catalysts", University of California Santa Barbara, 2011; Advisor: S. Scott
  16. Bradley G. Fritz, "Molecular Model of Soluble Guanylyl Cyclase Insight into Allostery in Nitric Oxide Signaling", University of Arizona, 2011; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  17. Ashley L. Galant, "Homoglutathione Synthetase and the Plant Thiol-Redox Proteome", Washington University St. Louis, 2011; Advisor: J. M. Jez
  18. Chase A. Gerbig, "The Effects of Dissolved Organic Matter on Mercury-Sulfide Interactions in Aqueous Systems", University of Colorado Boulder, 2011; Advisor: J. N. Ryan
  19. Sudipa Ghimire-Rijal, "Characterization of Poly (rC) Binding Protein (PCBP2) and Frataxin", M.Sc. thesis, Wayne State University, 2011; Advisor: T. L. Stemmler
  20. Wait R. Griswold, "Synthesis and Enzymatic Activity of 1-Deaza-Pyridoxal 5'-Phosphate Utilizing Enzymes", University of California Davis, 2011; Advisor: M. D. Toney
  21. Julian Guzman, "Structural Characterization of Germanium and Gold-Germanium Nanoclusters Embedded in Silica", University of California Berkeley, 2011; Advisor: E. E. Haller
  22. Kathryn M. Hastie, "The Lassa Virus Tool-Kit for Replication, Packaging and Immune Evasion", The Scripps Research Institute, 2011; Advisor: E. Ollmann Saphire
  23. John Hickey, "Structural and Funcational Studies of an Atypical OmpR/PhoB Transcriptional Regulator, ChxR, from Chlamydia trachomatis" University of Kansas, 2011; Advisor: S. P. Hefty
  24. Lauren G. Holden, "A Structure Based Study of the HIV Restriction Factor APOBEC3G", University of Southern California, 2011; Advisor: X. S. Chen
  25. Yung-Jin Hu, "Reaction of Plutonium(VI) with the Manganese-substituted Iron Oxide Mineral Goethite", University of California Berkeley, 2011; Advisor: H. Nitsche
  26. Ningdong Huang, "X-ray Spectroscopy and Scattering Study on Aqueous Solutions of Small Organic Molecules", Stanford University, 2011; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  27. Robert P. Huether, "Structural and Bioinformatic Studies of the Short Chain Oxidoreductase Enzyme Family", Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, 2011; Advisor: W. L. Duax
  28. John R. Izzo Jr., "Microstructural Imaging and Characterization of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrodes", University of Connecticut, 2011; Advisor: W. K. S. Chiu
  29. Pouya Javidpour, "Biochemical and Structural Characterization of Polyketide Modification Enzymes: Ketoreductase Regio- and Stereospecificity", University of California Irvine, 2011; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  30. Samuel Jayakanthan, "Structural and Functional Characterization of Cytosolic Domains of the Copper Transporting P1B-ATPase CopB from Archaeoglobus fulgidus", University of Arizona, 2011; Advisor: M. McEvoy
  31. Harini Kaluarachchi, "SlyD, a Nickel(II) Metallochaperone for [Nickel Iron]-Hydrogenase Biosynthesis in Escherichia coli", University of Toronto, 2011; Advisor: D. B. Zamble
  32. Wei Ke, "Mechanisms of β-lactamase Inhibition and Heterotropic Allosteric Regulation of an Engineered β-lactamase-MBP Fusion Protein", Case Western Reserve University, 2011; Advisor: F. van den Akker
  33. Pierre F. La Porte, "Selenium in the Detoxification of Arsenic: Mechanisms and Clinical Efficacy", University of Chicago, 2011; Advisors: H. Ahsan and M. E. Dolan
  34. Jerry L. LaRue, "Studies of Non-Adiabatic Effects at the Gas-Surface Interface", University of California Santa Barbara, 2011; Advisor: A. M. Wodtke
  35. Chi C. Lee, "The Novel Structural and Catalytic Features of Mo- and Vanadium-Nitrogenases", University of California Irvine, 2011; Advisor: M. W. Ribbe
  36. Ming-Yue Lee, "Controlling the Cyclization of Polyketides: Structure-Function Studies of Aromatase/Cyclase", University of California Irvine, 2011; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  37. Xin Li, "Development and Application of Chemical and Structural Biology Approaches to Probe Protein Function", Ohio State University, 2011; Advisor: M. K. Chan
  38. Yuxiang Lian, "Synthetic Copper-Dioxygen Adducts Reactivity Studies", Johns Hopkins University, 2011; Advisor: K. D. Karlin
  39. Nathanael G. Lintner, "Crenarchael Virus-Host Systems: Structure-Function Studies of Crenarchaeal Viruses and Prokaryotic Adaptive Immunity", Montana State University, 2011; Advisors: C. M. Lawrence and V. Copie
  40. Chang Liu, "Electronic Structure of Iron Arsenic High Temperature Superconductors Studied by Angle Resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy (ARPES)", Iowa State University, 2011; Advisors: A. Kaminski and P. C. Canfield
  41. Dongmei Liu, "Speciation or Arsenic and Selenium in Rabbit Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", M.Sc. thesis, University of Saskatchewan, 2011; Advisor: G. N. George
  42. Victor M. M. Luna, "Structural Characterization of Oxygen Pathways in Cytochrome ba3 Oxidase", The Scripps Research Institute, 2011; Advisor: C. D. Stout
  43. Reid McCarty, "Elucidation of the Biosynthetic Pathway for 7-deazapurines", University of Arizona, 2011; Advisor: V. Bandarian
  44. Krystle J. McLaughlin, "Structural and Thermodynamic Analysis of Protein-Nucleic Acid Interactions Involved in Gene Regulation", University of Rochester School of Medicine, 2011; Advisor: C. L. Kielkopf
  45. Lisa McMath, "Characterizing the Potential Hemophore and Iron Storage Proteins from Mycobacterium tuberculosis", University of California Irvine, 2011; Advisor: C. Goulding
  46. Meghan T. Miller, "A Structural Analysis of the Synaptic Adhesion Properties of a- and b-neurexins", University of California San Diego, 2011; Advisor: P. Taylor
  47. Yogapriya  Murugesan, "Molecular Details of the Proteins Involved in the Mitochondrial Iron-Sulfur Cluster Assembly Leading to Friedreich's Ataxia", M.Sc. thesis, Wayne State University, 2011; Advisors: T. L. Stemmler and W.-p. Ren
  48. Rebekah P. Nash, "The Structure of the Plasmid pCU1 TraI Relaxase and the Role of the pCU1 TraI Relaxase-Helicase during Conjugative Plasmid Transfer", University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2011; Advisor: M. R. Redinbo
  49. Andrew N. Ouellette, "Structure-Function Study of PchB, an Isochorismate-Pyruvate Lyase from Pseudomonas aeruginosa", M.A. thesis, University of Kansas, 2011; Advisor: A. L. Lamb
  50. Michael D. Pearson, "Crystal Structures of Naturally Inhibited Ribosomes", University of California Santa Cruz, 2011; Advisor: H. F. Noller
  51. Craig H. Peters, "Lifetime and Reliability of Polymer Solar Cells", Stanford University, 2011; Advisor: M. D. McGehee
  52. Nicholas C. Plumb, "New Insights into High-Tc Superconductivity from Angle-resolved Photoemission at Low Photon Energies",University of Colorado Boulder, 2011; Advisor: D. S. Dessau
  53. Zahra N. Poor, "Synthesis and Activation of Nanoscale Dendrimer-derived Supported Noble Metal Catalysts", University of South Carolina, 2011; Advisor: M. D. Amiridis
  54. Thomas E. Quickel, "Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Ferromagnetic, Ferroelectric, Single Phase and Composite Multiferroic Mesoporous Materials", University of California Los Angeles, 2011; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  55. Robert J. Radford, "Expanding the Utility of Proteins as Platforms for Coordination Chemistry", University of California San Diego, 2011; Advisor: F. A. Tezcan
  56. Swati Rawat, "Molecular Details of the Mitochondrial Iron Sulfur Cluster Assembly Pathway", Wayne State University, 2011; Advisor: T. Stemmler
  57. Jessica L. B. Rivest, "Nanocrystal Photovoltaics: The Case of Copper Sulfide-Cadmium Sulfide", University of California Berkeley, 2011; Advisors: P. Alivisatos and D. Dornfeld
  58. Robert O. Savinelli, "Effects of Composition and Structure on the Activity of Heterogeneous Molybdenum Catalysts", University of California Santa Barbara, 2011; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  59. Nathan W. Schmidt, "Deterministic Design of Peptide-Membrane Interactions", University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2011; Advisor: G. C. L. Wong
  60. Rachel J. Service, "Fourier Transform Infrared Difference Spectroscopy Studies of Residue Roles at the Four Manganese and Calcium Cluster and the Hydrogen Bonding Network in Photosystem II", University of California Riverside, 2011; Advisor: M. J. Debus
  61. Dawei Shen, "The ARPES Study on the Electronic Structure of 2H-structured Transition Metal Dichalcogenides 2H", Fudan University, 2011; Advisor: D. Feng
  62. Mary E. Shillito, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of Acyl-CoA Carboxylase", University of California Irvine, 2011; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  63. Stephen M. Smith, "Biological Methane Oxidation: Biochemical, Biophysical, and Structural Characterization of Particulate Methane Monooxygenase from Methylococcus capsulatus (Bath) and Methylocystis sp. Strain M", Northwestern University, 2011; Advisor: A. C. Rosenzweig
  64. S. Chantal E. Stieber, "A Systematic Spectroscopic and Computational Examination of the Electronic Structures of Bis(imino)pyridine Iron Alkyl and Halide Compounds", M.Sc. thesis, Cornell University, 2011; Advisors: P. Chirik and S. DeBeer
  65. Elizabeth D. Swanner, "Microbially-mediated Geochemical Cycling of Iron and Nitrogen within the Granite-hosted Subsurface of Henderson Mine, CO", University of Colorado Boulder, 2011; Advisor: A. S. Templeton
  66. Christopher J. Tassone, "Investigations into the Opto-electronic Properties of Polymer Composites Oriented through Either Self-assembly or Inorganic Templating", University of California Los Angeles, 2011; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  67. Gunjan S. Thakur, "Encoding Information in Coarse Grain Models for Self-assembling Systems", University of California Santa Barbara, 2011; Advisor: I. Mezic
  68. Chi-Lin Tsai, "Structural and Functional Studies on Human Mitochondrial Iron-Sulfur Cluster Biosynthesis", Texas A&M University, 2011; Advisor: D. P. Barondeau
  69. Justin J. Tse, "Selenium Speciation and Localization in Sediment and Benthic Invertebrates from Lakes Receiving Treated metal Mine Effluent", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Saskatchewan, 2011; Advisor: I. J. Pickering
  70. Brian C. Vicente, "Molecular Level Insights into the Structure of Active Sites for Catalyst Components Used in Tandem Alkane Metathesis", University of California Santa Barbara, 2011; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  71. William C. Vining, "Understanding the Effect of Modifying Elements in Supported Vanadia Bilayered Catalysts for Methanol Oxidation to Formaldehyde", University of California Berkeley, 2011; Advisor: A. T. Bell
  72. Iradwikanari Waluyo, "X-ray Study of Ice and Water on Surfaces and in Aqueous Solutions", Stanford University, 2011; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  73. Qiang Wang, "Angle-resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy Studies on Cuprate and Iron-Pnictide High-Tc Superconductors", University of Colorado Boulder, 2011; Advisor: D. Dessau
  74. Nobuhiko Watanabe, "LL-Diaminopimelate Aminotransferase: The Mechanism of Substrate Recognition and Specificity", University of Alberta, 2011; Advisor: M. N. G. James
  75. Claire H. K. Woo, "Conjugated Polymer Design and Engineering for Organic Electronics", University of California Berkeley, 2011; Advisor: J. M. Frechet
  76. Soo In Yang, "Biotransformation and Interactions of Selenium with Mixed and Pure Culture Biofilms", University of Saskatchewan, 2011; Advisor: I. J. Pickering
  77. Qiaoer Zhou, "Thin Film Solar Cells: Thin Film Deposition, Solar Cell Fabrication and Characterization", University of California San Diego, 2011; Advisor: G. Alers

 

 

2010

 

 

  1. Nathan F. Bouxsein, "The Structure-Function Properties of Self-assembled Lipid-short Nucleic Acid Complexes", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2010; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  2. Katrien Brak, "Design of Cruzain Inhibitors for the Treatment of Chagas Disease and Development and Application of Methods for the Asymmetric Synthesis of a-Branched Amines", University of California, Berkeley, 2010; Advisor: J. A. Ellman
  3. Daniel N. Briggs, "Structure and Reactivity of Zeolite- and Carbon-supported Catalysts for the Oxidative Carbonylation of Alcohols", University of California, Berkeley, 2010; Advisor: A. T. Bell
  4. Karina Castillo, "Oxidation of Dibenzothiophene to Dibenzothiophene Sulfone Using Metal Nanoparticles Supported on Silica", University of Texas, El Paso, 2010; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  5. Nikki H. L. Cheung, "Biophysical Characterization of p53 Regulatory Domain and MDM2", M.Sc. thesis, University of California, San Diego, 2010; Advisor: H. Viadiu
  6. Tabitha A. Clem, "Synthetic Control of Organic Semiconductor Excited States", University of California, Berkeley, 2010; Advisor: J. M. J. Frechet
  7. Jeremy D. Cook, "Frataxin, the Mitochondrial Iron Chaperone for Fe-S Cluster Bioassembly", Wayne State University, 2010; Advisor: T. L. Stemmler
  8. Ian M. Craig, "Linear and Nonlinear Optical Properties of Organic Semiconductors", University of California, Los Angeles, 2010; Advisor: B. J. Schwartz
  9. Cynthia A. Dean, "Long-term Desorption of Uranium and Neptunium in Heterogeneous Volcanic Tuff Materials", University of New Mexico, 2010; Advisor: P. W. Reimus
  10. Erik R. Farquhar, "Metal Substitution Studies of an Extradiol Dioxygenase and X-ray Absorption Studies of High-Valent Nonheme Iron Complexes", University of Minnesota, 2010; Advisor: L. Que, Jr.
  11. Rafaela S. Ferreira, "Combining Virtual and High-throughput Screening in the Discovery of New Cruzain Inhibitors ", University of California, San Francisco, 2010; Advisors: J. H. McKerrow and B. K. Shoichet
  12. Jonathan R. Frisch, "Spectroscopic and Crystallographic Characterization of Peroxo- and Oxoiron Complexes", University of Minnesota, 2010; Advisor: L. Que, Jr.
  13. Samuel G. Gattis, "Mechanism and Metal Specificity of Zinc-dependent Deactelylases", University of Michigan, 2010; Advisor: C. A. Fierke
  14. Christina M. Gonzalez, "Iron and Manganese Based Nanomaterials for the Removal of Selenite and Selenate from Aqueous Solution", M.Sc thesis, University of Texas, El Paso, 2010; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  15. K. N. Grew, "Gas Transport and Reactive Flow in Porous Media Using the Lattice Boltzmann Method", University of Connecticut, 2010; Advisor: W. K. S. Chiu
  16. Sarah M. Hayes, "Effects of Mineral Weathering and Plant Roots on Containment Metal Speciation and Lability in Arid Lead-Zinc Sulfide Mine Tailings at the Klondyke Superfund Site, Graham County, AZ", University of Arizona, 2010; Advisor: J. D. Chorover
  17. Xiao He, "Think Positively: The Structural Basis of Cation-binding and Coupling of the Multidrug and Toxic-Compound Extrusion (MATE) Transporter Family", University of California, San Diego, 2010; Advisors: G. Chang and K. Pogliano
  18. Robert W. Herbst, "Structure and Function in a Nickel Metallochaperone, HypA and Nickel Dependent Superoxide Dismutase", University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2010; Advisor: M. J. Maroney
  19. Jeffrey Hernandez, "Chromium(III/VI) Binding to Magnetite, Hausmannite, and Jacobsite Nanomaterials", M.Sc thesis, University of Texas, El Paso, 2010; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  20. Rick Kuo-Jui Huang, "Structural Studies of Bacteriophage Hong Kong 97 Prohead I and Development of Nano-particle Applications", University of California, San Diego, 2010; Advisor: J. E. Johnson
  21. Daniel R. Hummer, "Mechanisms of Aqueous Crystallization and Phase Transformation in Titanium Oxide Minerals", Pennsylvania State University, 2010; Advisor: P. J. Heaney
  22. Burak V. Kabasakal, "Structural and Functional Studies of Phycocyanobilin: Ferredoxin Oxidoreductase", M.Sc. thesis, University of California, Davis, 2010; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  23. Christopher R. Kimberlin, "Structure and RNA Binding Mechanism of Ebolavirus VP35", The Scripps Research Institute, 2010; Advisor: E. Ollman Saphire
  24. Novelle Kimmich, "Characterization of the Novel Electron Transport Chain P450cin, Cindoxin, and Cindoxin Reductase", University of California, Irvine, 2010; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  25. Mark A. Kozubal, "Geomicrobiology of Iron Oxyhydroxide Mats in Acidic Geothermal Springs of Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, United States of America", Montana State University, 2010; Advisor: W. P. Innskeep
  26. Apoorva Kulkarni, "Magnesium Oxide-supported Molecular Monometallic and Bimetallic Clusters: Synthesis, Complementary Characterization by Spectroscopy and High-resolution Microscopy and Catalytic Properties", University of California, Davis, 2010; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  27. Brandon J. Lafferty, "Oxidation and Sorption Kinetics of Arsenic on a Poorly Crystalline Manganese Oxide", University of Delaware, 2010; Advisor: D. L. Sparks
  28. Gautier Landrot, "Kinetics and Mechanisms of Chromium(III) Oxidation and Precipitation on Manganese Oxides, in Real-time and at the Molecular Level", University of Delaware, 2010; Advisor: D. L. Sparks
  29. Charles R. Langelier, "Biochemical Studies of Retroviral Replication and Trim5a Restriction", University of Utah, 2010; Advisor: W. I. Sundquist
  30. Yu Meng, "Investigation of Biochemistry and Enzymology of Acyl-Coenzyme A Synthetase", Clemson University, 2010; Advisor: K. S. Smith
  31. Abhijit Mishra, "Structural Transitions in Self-assembled Lipid Systems Driven by Induced Curvature: from Cell-penetrating Peptides to Programmable Vesicles", University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2010; Advisor: G. Wong
  32. David W. Mulder, "Biochemical, Spectroscopic, and Structural Investigations on [FeFe]-Hydrogenase Maturation and Complex Metallocluster Assembly", Montana State University, 2010; Advisor: J. W. Peters
  33. Isao Ogino, "Zeolite-supported Molecular Complexes of Ruthenium and of Rhodium: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalysis", University of California, Davis, 2010; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  34. Libbie L. Oram, "Environmental Selenium Speciation and Biogeochemistry in the Hyporheic Zone and the Rhizosphere", University of Idaho, 2010; Advisors: D. G. Strawn and G. Möller
  35. C. G. Roessler, "Two Case Studies of Protein Fold Evolution: Bacteriophage cro Proteins and Insect Salivary Lipocalins", University of Arizona, 2010; Advisor: M. H. Cordes
  36. Masayuki Shimizu, "Methylarsenic Sorption and Speciation Mechanisms in Natural Systems", University of Delaware, 2010; Advisor: D. L. Sparks
  37. Dariusz A. Silwa, "Kinetic, Mechanistic, and Structural Investigation of Features Controlling Stereoselectivity of (R)- and (S)-Hydroxypropyl CoM Dehydrogenases from Xanthobacter autotrophicus Strain Py2", Utah State University, 2010; Advisor: S. A. Ensign
  38. Anna Simanova, "Molecular Perspectives on Goethite Dissolution in the Presence of Oxalate and Desferrioxamine-B", Umea Universitet, 2010; Advisors: J. Loring and P. Persson
  39. Adam L. Tenderholt, "Electronic Structures of Metal-Dithiolenes and the Mechanism of Oxo Transfer", Stanford University, 2010; Advisors: B. Hedman, K. O. Hodgson and E. I. Solomon
  40. Giridhar Upadhyaya, "Biologically Mediated, Simultaneous Removal of Nitrate and Arsenic from Drinking Water Sources", University of Michigan, 2010; Advisors: K. F. Hayes and L. Raskin
  41. Conan Weiland, "Extending Moore's Law through Molecular Electronics and High-k Gate Oxides: Interfacial Phenomena", University of Delaware, 2010; Advisor: R. L. Opila
  42. Cole A. Witham, "The Development and Application of Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Late Metal Complexes in Catalysis", University of California, Berkeley, 2010; Advisor: F. D. Toste
  43. Lewis A. Wray, "Spectroscopic Studies of Unconventional Superconductivity in Iron Pnictides and Doped Topological Insulators", Princeton University, 2010; Advisor: M. Z. Hasan
  44. Mei-Ting Wu, "Structural Studies of RNA-editing Proteins in Trypanosoma brucei", University of Washington, 2010; Advisor: W. G. J. Hol
  45. YuQi Xia, "Photoemission Studies of a New Topological Insulator Class: Experimental Discovery of the Bismuth-X3 Topological Insulator Class", Princeton University, 2010; Advisor: Z. Hasan
  46. Jianbo Yang, "Characterization of ArsD: An Arsenic Chaperone for the ArsAB Arsenic(III)-translocating ATPase", Wayne State University, 2010; Advisor: B. P. Rosen
  47. Ran Zhang, "Mechanistic Studies of Retaining Alpha-Glycosidases", University of British Columbia, 2010; Advisor: S. G. Withers
  48. Yong Zhao, "Physical and Biochemical Assessment of Mexican Palo Verde Response to Chromium Toxicity", University of Texas, El Paso, 2010; Advisors: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey and G. B. Saupe
  49. Mengqiang Zhu, "Structure and Reactivity Study of Biotic and Abiotic Poorly Crystalline Manganese Oxides", University of Delaware, 2010; Advisor: D. L. Sparks
  50. Alexandra Zidovska, "Phase and Shape Behavior Studies of Block Liposomes, a Newly Discovered Class of Liposomes and Structure-Function Investigations of Cholesterol Containing Lipid-DNA Complexes for Gene Delivery", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2010; Advisor: C. R. Safinya

 

 

2009

 

 

  1. Debashis Adhikari, "Synthesis, Structure and Reactivity Studies of Nickel Pincer Complexes and Evaluating Redox Non-innocence of the Ligand", Indiana University, 2009; Advisor: D. J. Mindiola
  2. Brian D. Ames, "Cyclization and Reduction of Polyketides: Stucture-Function Studies of Aromatase/Cyclase and the Trans-acting Enoyl Reductase LovC", University of California, Irvine, 2009; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  3. Megan J. Anderson, "Microfluidics Based Strategies for Protein Crystallography", California Institute of Technology, 2009; Advisor: S. Quake
  4. Anthony J. Augustine, "Spectroscopic, Kinetic, and Mutational Studies of the Multicopper Oxidases: Insight into the Mechanism of Oxygen Reduction to Water", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  5. Hemant Badgandi, "Biology Facilitated by Heme Proteins as Seen in Cimex Nitrophorin and Ecdysone Inducible Protein 75", University of Arizona, 2009; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  6. Ekaterina Bazilevskaya, "Iron and Aluminum Hydroxide Nanoparticles in the Environment: from Nano-scale to the Field Processes", Pennsylvania State University, 2009; Advisor: C. E. Martinez
  7. Melanie J. Beazley, "Nonreductive Biomineralization of Uranium(VI) as a Result of Microbial Phosphate Activity", Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009; Advisor: M. Taillefert
  8. Sarah E. Boyce, "Model Systems for Molecular Docking: Understanding Molecular Recognition in Polar and Charged Binding Sites", University of California, San Francisco, 2009; Advisor: B. K. Shoichet
  9. Zachary Campbell, "Studies on the Mechanism of Bacterial Bioluminescence in vivo and in vitro", University of Arizona, 2009; Advisor: T. O. Baldwin
  10. Richard R. Chapleau, III, "Design of an in vivo Mercury Biosensor and Development of Methodology to Engineer Allostery into Proteins", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2009; Advisor: M. Sagermann
  11. Thomas H. Charpentier, "Structure, Function, and Inhibition of S100B", University of Maryland, 2009; Advisor: D. J. Weber
  12. Y.-H. Chen, "The Active Site Chemistry of Factor Inhibiting HIF-1, Coordination, Bonding, and Reaction", University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2009; Advisor: M. J. Knapp
  13. Rajesh V. Chopdekar, "Magnetism and Magnetotransport in Complex Oxide Thin Film Heterostructures", Cornell University, 2009; Advisor: R. Buhrman
  14. Andrew P.-Z. Clark, "Self Assembly of Amphiphilic Conjugated Polyelectrolytes and Nanostructured Composite Materials for Optoelectronic Applications", University of California, Los Angeles, 2009; Advisor: S. H. Tobert
  15. Devin W. Close, "Structural and Biochemical Studies of the Transcription Elongation Factors Spt6 and Tex", University of Utah, 2009; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  16. Justin Crotty, "Crystal Structure and Kinetics of S-nitrosoglutathione Reductase from Arabidopsis thaliana and Homo sapiens", University of Arizona, 2009; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  17. Megen A. Culpepper, "Biochemical Characterization and Structure Determination of a Prolyl 4-Hydroxylase-like Protein from Bacillus anthracis", University of Kansas, 2009; Advisors: J. Limburg and M. Mure
  18. Christian N. Cunningham, "Enzymatic and Structural Studies of the Molecular Chaperone Hsp90", University of California, San Francisco, 2009; Advisor: D. A. Agard
  19. Jamie L. deLemos, "Integrating Uranium Geochemistry, Geographic Information Systems, and Risk Modeling: An Interdisciplinary & Participatory Approach to Assess the Environmental and Human Health Impacts of Uranium Mining on the Navajo Nation", Tufts University, 2009; Advisor: J. L. Durant
  20. Silvia L. Delker, "Delineating the Structural Basis of Ligand Binding within Constitutive Nitric Oxide Synthases: An Analysis of Isoform Selective Inhibitors Crystallographically, Enzymatically, and Computationally", University of California, Irvine, 2009; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  21. Jasmine J. Erbs, "Insights on the Reactivity of Environmental Iron-containing Nanoparticles", University of Minnesota, 2009; Advisors: R. L. Penn and S. K. Banerjee
  22. Ann S. Erickson, "Pairing Mechanisms in Superconductors with Valence-skipping Dopants", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: I. Fisher
  23. Rebecca S. Fenn, "Reassessing the Mechanical Properties of DNA", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: P. A. B. Harbury
  24. L. Fu, "X-ray Study of the Structure of Liquid Water", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  25. Irene A. Goldthorpe, "Synthesis and Characterization of Germanium Nanowires and Germanium / Silicon Radially Heterostructured Nanowires", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  26. Anthony J. Goodrow, "Development and Application of Theoretical Methods for the Analysis of Catalytic Reactions", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: A. T. Bell
  27. Young-Soo Han, "Iron Sulfide-coated Sand for Remediation of Arsenic(III)-contaminated Anoxic Groundwater", University of Michigan, 2009; Advisors: A. H. Demond and K. F. Hayes
  28. Luciana Hannibal, "Intracellular Processing of Cobalamins in Mammalian Cells", Kent State University, 2009; Advisor: D. Jacobsen
  29. Jose A. Hernandez Viezcas, "Toxicity of Zinc Oxide and Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles to Mesquite (Prosopis juliflora-velutina)", M.Sc thesis, University of Texas El Paso, 2009; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  30. Eve-Lyn S. Hinckley, "Biogeochemical and Hydrologic Sulfur Dynamics in an Agricultural System", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: P. Matson
  31. Stephan O. Hruszkewycz, "The Effect of Fluctuation Microscopy Constraints on Reverse Monte Carlo Models of Metallic Glass Structure", Johns Hopkins University, 2009; Advisor: T. C. Hufnagel
  32. David Hsieh, "Spin-resolved Spectroscopic Studies of Topologically Ordered Materials", Princeton University, 2009; Advisor: M. Z. Hasan
  33. Daniel Huang, "Thin Film Formation of a Solution Processed Pentacene", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: V. Subramanian
  34. Jeffrey S. Iwig, "Discovery of a Novel Metalloregular Family: Structure/Function Studies of Escherichia coli RcnR", Washington University St. Louis, 2009; Advisor: P. T. Chivers
  35. Ting-Wei Kang, "Studies of Molecular Structure-Function Relationships for a Pyrrolysine-containing Methyltransferase and Novel RNA-cleaving Protein Nucleic Acids", Ohio State University, 2009; Advisor: M. K. Chan
  36. Lisa Kirkpatrick, "PAX3 Expression in Satellite Cells of Avian Skeletal Muscle Spindles during Normal Development and with Experimental Muscle Overload", M.Sc. thesis, University of Saskatchewan, 2009; Advisor: H. Nichol
  37. Catherine A. Jenkins, "Thin Film Heusler Compounds Manganese Nickel Gallium", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: R. Ramesh
  38. Yu (Justin) Jiang, "Studying the Local Structures of Novel Materials Using the Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Technique", University of California, Santa Cruz, 2009; Advisor: F. Bridges
  39. Hun Bok Jung, "Fate, Reaction and Transport of Groundwater Arsenic During Discharge to Waquoit Bay, USA and Meghna River, Bangladesh", City University of New York, 2009; Advisor: Y. Zheng
  40. Kristina Keating, "Monitoring Iron Mineralization Processes Using Nuclear Magnetic Resonance", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: R. Knight
  41. Stephen T. Kelly, "Structural and Kinetic Studies of Metal Hydride Hydrogen Storage Materials Using Thin Film Deposition and Characterization Techniques", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  42. L. Kirkpatrick, "PAX3 Expression in Satellite Cells of Avian Skeletal Muscle Spindles during Normal Development and with Experimental Muscle Overload", M.Sc. thesis, University of Saskatchewan, 2009; Advisor: H. Nichol
  43. Kristin A. Krukenberg, "Solution Structures and Conformational Dynamics of the Molecular Chaperone Hsp90", University of California, San Francisco, 2009; Advisor: D. A. Agard
  44. Monica R. J. Lares, "Insights into the Function of a Novel RNA Gene: HAR1", University of California, Santa Cruz, 2009; Advisor: W. G. Scott
  45. Van H. Le, "Understanding and Controlling the Interactions of Magnetic Nanostructures", University of California, Los Angeles, 2009; Advisor: S. Tolbert
  46. Frank J. Liao, "Polythiophene Transistors as Gas Sensors for Electronic Nose Sensors", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: V. Subramanian
  47. Rodrigo J. Lobo, "Supported Metal Carbonyl Clusters and Complexes: Formation, Reactivity, and Catalytic Properties", University of California, Davis, 2009; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  48. Zhen Ma, "Physiochemical Characterization of the Bacterial Copper(I) Sensor CsoR", Texas A&M University, 2009; Advisor: D. P. Giedroc
  49. Vicky Mah, "Heavy Metal Complex Formation with Glutatione", University of Calgary, 2009; Advisor: F. Jalilehvand
  50. Vlad Martin-Diaconescu, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy as a Tool for Characterizing Sulfur Based Reactive Intermediates", University of British Columbia, 2009; Advisor: P. Kennepohl
  51. Christopher S. McAllister, "Activation of Innate Immune Responses by Foreign RNAs", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2009; Advisor: C. E. Samuel
  52. Smita K. Menon, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies of the Proteins from Sulfolobus Spindle-shaped Viruses (SSVs)", Montana State University, 2009; Advisor: C. M. Lawrence
  53. Worawat Meevasana, "Electronic Structure and Collective Mode Coupling in the Single-layer High-temperature Superconductor, Bi2201", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  54. Zachary J. Miknis, "Analysis of Protein-Protein and Protein-RNA Interactions by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Nonstructural Proteins and Human Karyopherin Alpha 2", State University of New York, Buffalo, 2009; Advisor: W. L. Schultz
  55. Frances Namuswe, "Synthesis, Characterization and Reactivity of (Nitrogen,Sulfur)M(II) Complexes that Model the Active Sites of Peptide Deformylase and Superoxide Reductase", Johns Hopkins University, 2009; Advisor: D. P. Goldberg
  56. Brittany B. Nelson-Cheeseman, "Magnetism of Complex Oxide Thin Films, Interfaces and Heterostructures Probed by Synchrotron Techniques and Model Devices", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: Y. Suzuki
  57. Tinh T. Nguyen, "Mechanistic Insights into the Diverged Enzymes of the Amidohydrolase Superfamily", Texas A&M University, 2009; Advisor: F. Raushel
  58. Ga Young Park, "Structural and Oxidative Reactivity Studies of Copper Complexes with Differing Ligand Environments: Toward Understanding Copper-Protein (Peptide) and Enzyme Chemistry", Johns Hopkins University, 2019; Advisor: K. D. Karlin
  59. Jasquelin Pena, "Contaminant Metal Immobilization by Biogenic Manganese Oxide Nanoparticles: Implications for Natural Attenuation and Bioremediation", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: G. Sposito
  60. Bogdan Popescu, "Novel Synchrotron-based Analyses of Metal Pathology in Friedereich's Ataxia", University of Saskatchewan, 2009; Advisor: H. Nichol
  61. Patrick R. Porubsky, "A Tale of Two Enzymes: Identification of an Unknown Ligand Bound to Cytochrome P450 2A13 and Understanding Substrate Selectivity of Cytochrome P450 2E1", University of Kansas, 2009; Advisor: E. E. Scott
  62. Andrew N. Quicksall, "Iron and Sulfur Minerology and Redox Transformations in Soils and Sediments: Implications for Trace Metal Dynamics", Dartmouth College, 2009; Advisor: B. C. Bostick
  63. Yongquan Qu, "Synthesis of New Nanomaterials and Applications in Biological Systems & Energy Production", University of California, Davis, 2009; Advisor: T. Guo
  64. Kathleen Ratcliff, "Thermodynamic Characterization and Folding of a Moderately Thermophilic RNase: H: Identification of Factors that Lead to Adaptation at Different Temperatures", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: S. Marqusee
  65. Robert Root, "Arsenic Mobility in Subtoxic Environments: The Role of Phosphate Competition and Green Rust Mineralization", University of California, Merced, 2009; Advisor: P. O'Day
  66. Meghan E. Ruppel, "Alterations in the Mineral and Collagen Matrix of Bisphosphonate-treated Bone and Osteoblasts", Stony Brook University, 2009; Advisor: L. M. Miller
  67. Samantha L. Saalfield, "Effects of Microbially Mediated Iron and Sulfur Cycling on Arsenic Mobility", Dartmouth College, 2009; Advisor: B. C. Bostick
  68. Ranjana Sarma, "Investigations of Nucleotide-dependent Electron Transfer and Subtrate Binding in Nitrogen Fixation and Chlorophyll Biosynthesis", Montana State University, 2009; Advisor: J. W. Peters
  69. Jennifer M. Seiter, "The Fate and Speciation of Arsenic in Soils and Poultry Production Systems", University of Delaware, 2009; Advisor: D. L. Sparks
  70. Anoop K. Sendamarai, "Structure of the Membrane Proximal Oxidoreductase Domain of Human Steap3, the Dominant Ferrireductase of the Erythroid Transferrin Cycle", Montana State University, 2009; Advisor: C. M. Lawrence
  71. Macy Shen, "Refinement and Structural Bioinformatic Analysis of Two Near Atomic Resolution Structures of Tetanus Toxin Heavy Chain", M.Sc. thesis, CSU Fullerton, 2009; Advisor: K. Kantardjieff
  72. Swanee Shin, "Phase and Shape Evolutions of Ion Beam Synthesized Germanium Based Nanostructures", University of California, Berkeley, 2009; Advisor: E. E. Haller
  73. Paul A. Sigala, "Physical and Energetic Dissections of Enzyme Active Site Properties", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: D. Herschlag
  74. Satish K. Singh, "Mechanisms of Bacterial Copper Detoxification and Oxygen Reduction in CueO and Chemotectic Signal Amplification by Receptor Clustering", University of Arizona, 2009; Advisor: W. Montfort
  75. Yoko M. Slowey, "Impacts of Chemical and Physical Complexity on Arsenic Dynamics within Soils upon Anaerobiosis", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  76. Robert C. Spitale, "Chemical and Structural Analysis of RNA-based Gene Regulation", University of Rochester, 2009; Advisor: J. E. Wedekind
  77. Ratndeep Srivastava, "Synthesis, Characterization and Optimization of Platinum-Alloy Nanoparticle Catalysts in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells", University of Houston, 2009; Advisor: P. Strasser
  78. Jason R. Stagno, "Structural Investigation of Nucleoside Triphosphate Selection and Catalysis by Terminal Uridylyltransferases", University of California, Irvine, 2009; Advisor: H. Luecke
  79. JingLucy Sun, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of beta-Catenin and Its Transcription Binding Partners in Wnt Signaling", Stanford University, 2009; Advisor: W. I. Weis
  80. Tik Sun, "Classical Size Effect in Copper Thin Films: Impact of Surface and Grain Boundary Scattering on Resistivity", University of Central Florida, 2009; Advisor: K. R. Coffey
  81. Brenda Torres Escobar, "Transition Metal Catalysts for Hydrodesulphurization Reactions Applied to Petroleum Industry", University of Texas El Paso, 2009; Advisor: R. R. Chianelli
  82. Noah J. Tremblay, "Contorted Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Synthesis, Structure, and Function", Columbia University, 2009; Advisor: C. Nuckolls
  83. Alper Uzun, "Zeolite Yttrium- and Magnesium Oxide-supported Molecular Metal Complexes and Clusters: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalytic Properties", University of California, Davis, 2009; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  84. Sheila C.-H. Wang, "Mechanism of Metal Activation of Escherichia coli NikR", University of Toronto, 2009; Advisor: D. Zamble
  85. Jesse D. Ward, "Applications of Synchrotron Radiation to the Structure, Localization, and Quantitation of Zinc in Biological Systems", University of Michigan, 2009; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  86. Jay M. West, "Probing the Mechanism of the Allosteric Transition of Aspartate Transcarbamoylase via Fluorescence, Physical Entrapment, and Small-Angle X-ray Scattering", Boston College, 2009; Advisor: E. R. Kantrowitz
  87. Janice M. Yoshizawa, "The Function of NifEN in Nitrogenase Catalysis and Assembly", University of California, Irvine, 2009; Advisor: M. W. Ribbe

 

 

2008

 

 

  1. Susan E. A. Addy, "Electrochemical Arsenic Remediation for Rural Bangladesh", University of California, Berkeley, 2008; Advisors: A. Gadqil and R. Jacobsen
  2. Veronica I. Aguilar-Guerrero, "Cerium Dioxide-supported Gold Catalysts for Carbon Monoxide Oxidation: Synthesis, Reactivity, Activation, and Characterization for Site-isolated Mononuclear Species and Clusters", University of California, Davis, 2008; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  3. Hamsell M. Alvarez, "Insights on the Intracellular Mechanism of Action of the Anticancer and Antiangiogenic Copper Chelator Drug: Ammonium Tetrathiomolybdate (TM)", Northwestern University, 2008; Advisor: T. V. O'Halloran
  4. Kristen Aznavour, "Neutron Diffraction Studies of Metal Hydride Complexes", University of Southern California, 2008; Advisor: R. Bau
  5. Ireena Bagai, "Not just a Passive Adaptor, the Periplasmic Component CusB of Escherichia coli's CusCFBA Copper Efflux System has an Active Functional Role", University of Arizona, 2008; Advisor: M. M. McEvoy
  6. Katherine T. Barglow, "Enzyme Discovery and Characterization by Proteome Reactivity Profiling", The Scripps Research Institute, 2008; Advisor: B. F. Cravatt
  7. William J. Bauer, Jr., "Molecular Mechanisms of Conformational Specificity: A Study of Hox in vivo Target DNA Binding Specificities and the Structure of a Ure2p Mutation that Affects Fibril Formation Rates", State University of New York, Buffalo, 2008; Advisor: T. C. Umland
  8. Rachel K. Behan, "Spectroscopic Characterization of High-valent Intermediates in Cytochrome P450s and Other Heme Enzymes", Pennsylvania State University, 2008; Advisor: M. T. Green
  9. Leah C. Blasiak, "Crystallographic Studies on Enzymatic Halogenation of Natural Products", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008; Advisor: C. L. Drennan
  10. David J. Bronfenbrenner, "The Development of an X-ray-Diffraction Strain-Measurement Technique and its Application to Micromechanical-Deformation Modes", University of California, Berkeley, 2008; Advisor: R. Gronsky
  11. Matthew A. Brown, "Interfacial Chemistry of Alkali Halides", University of California, Irvine, 2008; Advisor: J. C. Hemminger
  12. Monica A. Brown, "Structural and Functional Analysis of Bone Morphogenetic Proteins: Crystal Structure of Bone Morphogenetic Protein-9, Binding Studies with Pro-domain and Receptors, and Mutational Studies in Drosophila decapentaplegic", University of California, San Diego, 2008; Advisor: E. Bier
  13. Rui Cao, "Late Transition Metal Oxo Complexes. The Use of Polyoxometalate as a Stabilizing Ligand", Emory University, 2008; Advisor: C. L. Hill
  14. Po-Ta Chen, "Defects and Bonding Configurations in High-k/Silicon and High-k/Gallium Arsenide Gate Structures", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: B. B. Triplett
  15. Marina Su Yin Chow, "Reactions of Non-heme Iron Active Sites with Dioxygen: Mechanistic Insights through Spectroscopy, Kinetics and Computations", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  16. Leremy A. Colf, "Cross-reactivity in Protein-Protein Interactions: Studies of T Cell Receptor/Peptide-MHC Complexes and of Measles Virus Entry", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: K. C. Garcia
  17. Eleonora M. Corigliano, "Origins of Amino Acid Substrate Specificity by Glutaminyl tRNA-synthetase Examined by Mutational Analysis Coupled to Transient Kinetics", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2008; Advisor: J. J. Perona
  18. Jason M. Davies, "Conformational Dynamics in AAA ATPases Probed by X-ray Structural Methods", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: W. I. Weis
  19. J. K. DeMartino, "Synthesis and Evaluation of Inhibitors of Glycinamide Ribonucleotide Transformylase and Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase", The Scripps Research Institute, 2008; Advisor: D. L. Boger
  20. Cori A. Demmelmaier, "Activation of Heterogeneous Catalysts for the Production of Polyethylene", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2008; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  21. Natasha M. DeVore, "The Human Cytochrome P450 2A Family: Functional Comparisons and Identification of Amino Acids Essential for Substrate Recognition", M.Sc. thesis, University of Kansas, 2008; Advisor: E. E. Scott
  22. Lisa M. Downward, "The Relationship between Local Structure and Magnetization in Colossal Magnetoresistant Manganites", University of California, Santa Cruz, 2008; Advisor: F. Bridges
  23. Yvonnne Fors, "Sulfur-related Conservation Concerns for Marine Archaeological Wood", Stockholm University, 2008; Advisor: M. Sandström
  24. Daniel J. Fraser, "The Isotope Effect on the Electronic Structure of High Temperature Superconductors", University of Colorado, Boulder, 2008; Advisor: D. S. Dessau
  25. William J. Frederick, III, "Monochromatic X-ray Cancer Phototherapy and Characterization of the Compton Light Source", University of California, Davis, 2008; Advisor: J. P. Heritage
  26. Luis Fuentes-Montero, "Software Anaelu for Two-dimensional X-ray Diffraction Patterns Analysis", Advanced Materials Research Center, 2008; Advisor: L. Fuentes
  27. Sean C. Gay, "Structural and Functional Studies of Sulfate Activating Enzymes", University of California, Davis, 2008; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  28. Somdatta Ghosh, "Spectroscopic and Mechanistic Studies of Copper Active Sites in Bacterial Dentrification and Cofactor Biogenesis", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  29. Christopher J. Grandlic, "Plant Growth-promoting Bacteria Suitable for the Phytostabilization of Mine Tailings", University of Arizona, 2008; Advisor: R. M. Maier
  30. Jeong-Hee Ha, "Atomic Scale Experimental and Theoretical Studies of High-k Gate Dielectric Interfaces", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  31. Juyoung Ha, "Interaction of Hematite Nanoparticles with Naturally Occurring Organic Compounds, Metals, and Microorganisms", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  32. Amanda S. Hakemian, "Biophysical and Structural Characterization of Particulate Methane Monooxygenase and Methanobactin from Methylosinus trichosporium OB3b", Northwestern University, 2008; Advisor: A. C. Rosenzweig
  33. Yalin Hao, "Carbon Monoxide Oxidation Catalyzed by Highly Dispersed Gold on Supports: Catalyst Activation, Deactivation, and Active Gold Species", University of California, Davis, 2008; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  34. Patrick B. Hillyard, "Carrier-driven Disordering in Semiconductors: Time-resolved X-ray Diffraction and Density Functional Perturbation Theory Investigations", Stanford University, 2008; Advisors: K. J. Gaffney and K. O. Hodgson
  35. Miyako Hisamoto, "Understanding the Interaction of Dimethyl(acetylacetonato) Gold(III) with Silica and Its Transformation to Gold Nanoparticles", D.Eng., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2008; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  36. Meng-Chiao Joseph Ho, "Structural Studies of Acetoacetate Decarboxylase", Boston University, 2008; Advisor: K. Allen
  37. Pablo D. Jadzinsky, "Discrete, Monodispersed Thiolated Gold Clusters. Synthesis, Structure and Application to Electron Microscopy", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: T. H. Geballe
  38. Wonhee Jeong, "Synthesis and Properties of Large Ring Macromolecules", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: R. M. Waymouth
  39. Lindsay L. Jones, "Binding, Thermodynamic and Structural Studies of High-Affinity T Cell Receptor-Peptide MHC Interactions", University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2008; Advisor: D. M. Kranz
  40. Brian N. Kelly, "Structural Studies of the HIV-1 CA Protein", University of Utah, 2008; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  41. Kimberly E. Kelsey, "A Structural Investigation of Ambient and High Pressure Glasses and Minerals Using NMR Spectroscopy", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: J. Stebbins
  42. Benjamin D. Kocar, "Soil-sediment Processes Perpetuating History's Largest Mass Poisoning through Release of Arsenic to Asian Groundwaters", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  43. Kalyan C. Kondapalli, "Structure-Function Studies of Frataxin: An Iron Chaperone in the Mitochondrial Iron-Sulfur Cluster and Heme Biosynthetic Pathways", Wayne State University, 2008; Advisor: T. L. Stemmler
  44. Scott D. Korlann, "Electronic and Magnetic Properties of Surfactant Templated Nanostructured Semiconductors", University of California, Los Angeles, 2008; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  45. Tyler P. Korman, "Structural and Chemical Biology of Modification Enzymes from the Aromatic Type II and Iterative Type I Polyketide Synthases", University of California, Irvine, 2008; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  46. Rachel E. Kurtz, "Interfacial Structure and Dynamics of Fatty Alcohols: Effects of Chain Branching", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: G. G. Fuller
  47. Anita Y. Lam, "Studies of Cholera Toxin with Human Protein Partners and Components of Its Secretion System", University of Washington, 2008; Advisor: W. G. J. Hol
  48. Wei-Sheng Lee, "An Angle-resolved Photoemission Study of Low Energy Excitations in the High-Tc Cuprates", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  49. Sharon V. L. Leitch, "Metal Specificity in Nickel Responsive Transcriptional Regulators", University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 2008; Advisor: M. J. Maroney
  50. Ann Jia-Bao Liang, "Supported Molecular Rhodium Complexes and Clusters: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalysis", University of California, Davis, 2008; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  51. Isabell Loftin, "Structural and Biochemical Studies of the Metal Binding Protein CusF and Its Role in Escherichia coli Copper Homeostasis", University of Arizona, 2008; Advisors: M. McEvoy and W. R. Montfort
  52. Joseph P. Long, "Spectroscopic and Electrical Studies of Hafnium-based High-k Thin Film Dielectrics on Germanium Surfaces", North Carolina State University, 2008; Advisor: G. Lucovsky
  53. E. I. Masters, "Structural Studies ofhte Proteasome and Implications for Proteasome Activation", University of Utah, 2008; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  54. Monica S. Mathur, "The Engineering and Optimization of the Hafnium Based Metal Oxide Semiconductor Structure", University of California, Los Angeles, 2008; Advisor: J. P. Chang
  55. Michael S. McCormick, "Structural Investigations of Hydroxylase Proteins and Complexes in Bacterial Multicomponent Monooxygenase Systems", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008; Advisor: S. J. Lippard
  56. Edward E. Meyer, "Depositional Environments of Rifted Margin Sediments: Insights from Neoproterozoic Diamictite and Cap Carbonates and the Silurian Arisaig Group", Dartmouth College, 2008; Advisor: B. C. Bostick
  57. April S. Montoya Vaverka, "Characterization of the Electronic Structure of Silicon Nanoparticles Using X-ray Absorption and Emission", University of California, Davis, 2008; Advisor: S. Risbud
  58. Anton Nikitin, "Hydrogen Storage in Carboneous Materials through the Formation of C-H Bonds", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  59. Kimberly Peaslee, "Structural Studies of Dihydrofolate Reductase Thymidylate Synthase from Toxoplasma gondii and Dynamin 1 from Rattus norvegicus", Dartmouth College, 2008; Advisor: F. J. Kull
  60. Yi Peng, "Pyruvate Formate Lyase and Pyruvate Formate Lyase Activating Enzyme: Spectroscopic Characteristics, Interaction and Mechanism", Michigan State University, 2008; Advisor: J. Broderick
  61. Brian C. Peoples, "In Situ Production of Polyolefin-Clay Nanocomposites", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2008; Advisor: S. Scott
  62. Kinyip Phoa, "Nanoscale Organic Electronics: Experimental and Theoretical Studies on Alkyl Thiophene and Rotaxane", University of California, Berkeley, 2008; Advisor: V. Subramanian
  63. Daniel M. Pinkas, "Structural and Functional Studies of Transglutaminase 2", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: C. Khosla
  64. Joshua B. Ratchford, "Growth of Germanium Crystals by Reacting Gold with Germane and Selective Gold Removal", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: C. E. D. Chidsey
  65. Timothy M. Reed, "Metalloproteins: Structure Determination (HADH), Inhibition (P4H), and Biomimetic Systems (P-1(Ruthenium Salen Nitrosyl))", University of Kansas, 2008; Advisor: M. Minae
  66. Albert S. Reger, "Understanding the Non-Ribosomal Peptide Synthetase (NRPS) System through Structural and Functional Studies of the Adenylate-forming Family of Enzymes", State University of New York Buffalo, 2008; Advisor: A. M. Gulick
  67. Erik K. Richman, "Composition and Morphology Control in Mesoporous Non-ionic Templated Thin Films", University of California, Los Angeles, 2008; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  68. Kevin M. Rigby, "Copper insertion pathways for Cytochrome c Oxidase Assembly in Saccharomyces cerevisiae", University of Utah, 2008; Advisor: D. R. Winge
  69. Nancy Ru, "Charge Density Wave Formation in Rare-earth Tritellurides", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: I. R. Fisher
  70. Theanne Schiros, "Water-Metal Surfaces: Insights from Core-Level Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theory", Stockholm University, 2008; Advisor: A. Nilsson
  71. Hyungtak Seo, "Characterization of High-k Dielectrics and Interfaces on Device Reliability", North Carolina State University, 2008; Advisors: G. Lucovsky and C. Osburn
  72. Kyungyun Shin, "Electronic Structure and Charge Density Waves in the Rare Earth (R) Tellurides RTe2 and R2Te5", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: I. R. Fisher
  73. David M. Singer, "Uranium and Strontium (Bio)Geochemistry: Limits on Uranium and Strontium Mobility in the Environment", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  74. Peter T. Smith, "Structural and Functional Studies of Iron Containing Proteins Involved in Deoxysugar Biosynthesis", University of California, Irvine, 2008; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  75. Thomas G. Sors, "Unraveling the Enzymatic and Molecular Genetic Mechanisms of Selenium Hyperaccumulation in Astragalus", Purdue University, 2008; Advisor: D. E. Salt
  76. Brandy D. Stewart, "The Dominating Influence of Calcium on the Biogeochemical Fate of Uranium", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  77. Kari L. L. Stone, "Exploring the Role of the Axial Ligand in Thiolate-ligated Heme Enzymes: Spectroscopy of High-valent Iron Intermediates of Chloroperoxidase", Pennsylvania State University, 2008; Advisor: M. T. Green
  78. Yinyan Tang, "Structural and Mechanistic Analysis of Polyketide Synthases", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: C. Khosla
  79. Yuefei Tao, "Controlled Self-assembly of Conjugated Rod-Coil Block Copolymers for Applications in Organic Optoelectronics", University of California, Berkeley, 2008; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  80. Katharine J. Tufano, "Resolving the Biogeochemical Processes Controlling the Fate and Transport of Arsenic", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  81. Gloria Villar Acevedo, "Mechanisms for Probing Metalloenzymes Active Sites and Exploration of the Post-translational Modification of the Enzyme Nitrile Hydratase (NHase)", University of Washington, 2008; Advisor: J. A. Kovacs
  82. Cheng Wang, "Resonant Soft X-ray Reflectivity: A Tool for the Study of Polymer Thin Films", North Carolina State University, 2008; Advisor: H. Ade
  83. Jeffrey D. Wilbur, "Characterizing Grain Structure in Block Copolymer Thin Films and Shear Aligned Block Copolymers with Depolarized Light Scattering", University of California, Berkeley, 2008; Advisor: N. P. Balsara
  84. Jessica L. Vey, "Structural Insight into the Assembly of Iron-Sulfur Clusters and Their Function in Radical Generation", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2008; Advisor: C. L. Drennan
  85. Yi Xue, "Structures and Functions of New Copper Receptor Proteins Controlling Gene Regulation and Metal Trafficking", Northwestern University, 2008; Advisor: T. V. O'Halloran
  86. Yu Xue, "Study Protein-Protein Interaction in Methyl-directed DNA Mismatch Repair in Escherichia coli: Exonuclease I (Exo I) and DNA Helicase II (UvrD), and, A Minimal Exonuclease Domain of WRN Forms a Hexamer on DNA and Possesses Both 3'-5' Exonuclease and 5'-Protruding Strand Endonuclease Activities, and, Solving the Structure of the Ligand-binding Domain of the Pregnane-Xenobiotic-Receptor with 17b Estradiol and T1317", University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 2008; Advisors: D. Erie and M. Redinbo
  87. Lihua Yang, "Pathogen Membrane Interactions", University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2008; Advisor: G. C. L. Wong
  88. Marcella Yu, "Toward Vault Nanocapsules as Drug Delivery Vehicles", University of California, Los Angeles, 2008; Advisor: H. G. Monbouquette
  89. Quan Yuan, "The Microstructures of Organic Thin Films for Transistor Applications", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: Z. Bao
  90. Ricardo J. Zednik, "Stress Effects in Ferroelectric Perovskite Thin-Films", Stanford University, 2008; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  91. Z. Zhang, "Structural and Functional Studies of Essential Proteins from Mycobacterium tuberculosis", University of Auckland, 2008; Advisor: E. N. Baker

 

 

2007

 

 

  1. George P. Allendorph, IV, "X-ray Crystallographic and Biochemical Studies on the Bone Morphogenetic Protein Family", Salk Institute for Biological Studies, 2007; Advisor: S. Choe
  2. Jason L. Bronkema, "Partial Oxidation of Methanol to Formaldehyde over Isolated Vanadate Species Supported on High Surface Area Metal Oxides", University of California, Berkeley, 2007; Advisor: A. T. Bell
  3. Perry N. Brown, "Structural and Functional Studies of the Bacterial Flagellar Switch Complex Proteins", University of Utah, 2007; Advisor: D. Blair
  4. Mary C. Corbett, "Investigation of the Structure and Biosynthesis of the Nitrogenase Molybdenum-iron Protein Metalloclusters", Stanford University, 2007; Advisors: K. O. Hodgson and B. Hedman
  5. Harold J. Coyne, III, "Metalloproteins Involved in the Assembly of Cytochrome c Oxidase: In vitro and in vivo Consequences of Metal Binding and Oligomerization", University of Utah, 2007; Advisor: D. Winge
  6. Tanja Cuk, "Investigation of the High-Tc Phase Diagram Using Optical Spectroscopies and High Pressure", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  7. Emiliana Damian Risberg, "Structure and Bonding of Sulfur-containing Molecular Species and Complexes; Theoretical and Experimental X-ray Absorption, Vibrational Spectroscopic and Crystallographic Studies", Stockholm University, 2007; Advisor: M. Sandström
  8. Abhishek Dey, "Nature of Iron-Sulfur Bonds in Electron Transfer and Catalytic Active Sites: Contribution to Reactivity and the Role of Hydrogen Bonding", Stanford University, 2007; Advisors: E. I. Solomon, K. O. Hodgson, and B. Hedman
  9. Amandeep K. Dhillon, "Characterizing the Neutralizing Antibody Repertoires of Asymptomatic HIV-1 Infected Individuals with Broadly Neutralizing Sera", The Scripps Research Institute, 2007; Advisor: D. Burton
  10. Tanya J. Gallegos, "Sequestration of As(III) by Synthetic Mackinawite Under Anoxic Conditions", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2007; Advisor: K. F. Hayes
  11. Enrique D. Gomez, "Transmission Electron Microscopy of Polymer Blends and Block Copolymers", University of California, Berkeley, 2007; Advisor: N. P. Balsara
  12. Jesse Guzman, "Polarized Transmission EXAFS Study of Single Crystal La2-2xSr1+2xMn207 as a Function of Temperature", M.Sc.thesis, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2007; Advisor: F. Bridges
  13. Suranjana Haldar, "Determination of in vivo Metal Loading, Distribution, Storage and Environment in Biological Systems: Use of X-ray Synchrotron Light Source", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2007; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  14. Branwen M. Hall, "Functional Evolution of the Cro Protein Family of Transcription Factors", University of Arizona, 2007; Advisor: M. H. Cordes
  15. Akela Hanson, "Iron Metabolism in the Drosophila Mutants Fumble and Mavolio", M.Sc.thesis, University of Saskatchewan, 2007; Advisor: H. Nichol
  16. Winny W. Ho, "Crystallographic Studies of Heme Containing Proteins", University of California, Irvine, 2007; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  17. Jayna B. Jones, "Structure and Interactions in Isotropic and Liquid Crystalline Neurofilament Networks", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2007; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  18. Kevin Jude, "Crystallography at Ultrahigh and Infralow Resolution: Studies of Carbonic Anhydrase and Ribonuclease P", University of Pennsylvania, 2007; Advisor: D. W. Christianson
  19. Rebekah A. Kelly, "Structural, Spectroscopic, and Mechanistic Studies of Zinc Alkyl Transfer Enzymes", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2007; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  20. Matthew J. Kidd, "Investigation of Biological Systems Using Synchrotron X-ray Light Sources", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2007; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  21. Eric J. Klinker, "High-valent Iron Compounds Supported by Pentadentate Ligands", University of Minnesota, 2007; Advisor: L. Que, Jr.
  22. Arathi M. Krishnakumar, "Structural Studies of Enzymes Involved in Propylene and Acetone Metabolism in Xanthobacter autotrophicus", Montana State University, 2007; Advisor: J. W. Peters
  23. Martha L. Lopez, "Evaluation of the Effect of EDTA and Plant Growth Promoters on Lead Uptake, Translocation, and Oxidative Stress Response in Medicago sativa", University of Texas at El Paso, 2007; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  24. Monika Martick, "Structural Study of How the Hammerhead Ribozyme Solves the Problem of Catalysis", University of California, Santa Cruz, 2007; Advisor: W. G. Scott
  25. Aaron G. Moulin, "Crystallographic Studies of Two Proteases: the Aminopeptidse from Vibrio proteolyticus (AAP) and g-chymotrypsin", Brandeis University, 2007; Advisor: G. A. Petsko
  26. Leslie J. Murray, "Dioxygen Activation and Substrate Hydroxylation by the Hydroxylase Component of Toluene/O-Xylene Monooxygenase from Pseudomonas Sporium OX1", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007; Advisor: S. J. Lippard
  27. Sailendra Nemana, "Synthesis, Characterization and Reactivity of Silicon Dioxide-supported Tantalum Clusters", University of California, Davis, 2007; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  28. Patricia Oertel, "Protein Engineering of Cytochrome c Peroxidase in Quest of Novel Activities in CcP", University of California, Irvine, 2007; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  29. Bradley D. Olsen, "Structure and Thermodynamics of Rod-Coil Block Copolymers", University of California, Berkeley, 2007; Advisor: R. A. Segalman
  30. Nevran Ozguven, "Interdiffusion Studies in Silicon-Germanium Heterostructures and Selective Oxidation for Fabricating Ge-on-insulator", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  31. Arti S. Pandey, "Structure Based Mechanistic Studies on 2-ketopropyl Coenzyme M Oxidoreductase/Carboxylase from Xanthobacter autotrophicus and [Iron-Iron] Hydrogenase from Clostridium pasteurianum", Montana State University, 2007; Advisor: J. W. Peters
  32. Puja Pathuri, "Crystallographic Studies of Calcium 2+ Ions Binding Proteins: S100A4, alpha-11 Giardin and alpha-14 Giardin", University of California, Irvine, 2007; Advisor: H. Luecke
  33. Matthew Polizzotto, "Coupled Hydrologic and Biogeochemical Processes Controlling Arsenic in Aquifers of Southeast Asia", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  34. Ritimukta Sarangi, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic and Theoretical Studies on Copper Containing Proteins: Investigation of Structure/Function Correlations", Stanford University, 2007; Advisors: E. I. Solomon and K. O. Hodgson
  35. William F. Schlotter, "Lensless Fourier Transform Holography with Soft X-rays", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: J. Stöhr
  36. Andrew W. Schroth, "The Influence of Forests on Pedochemical Cycling of Base Cations, Sulfur, and Atmospherically-derived Lead", Dartmouth College, 2007; Advisors: A. J. Friedland and B. C. Bostick
  37. Attilio Siani, "Synthesis of Supported Nanoparticles for Catalytic Applications", University of South Carolina, 2007; Advisor: M. D. Amiridis
  38. John P. Strachan, "Time-resolved X-ray Imaging of Magnetic Nanostructures Driven by Spin-Transfer Torque", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: J. Stöhr
  39. Carey M. Tanner, "Engineering High Dielectric Constant Materials on Silicon Carbide", University of California, Los Angeles, 2007; Advisor: J. P. Chang
  40. Michael A. Vance, "Spectroscopic Studies of Structural and Functional Binuclear Copper Model Complexes of Coupled Binuclear Copper Proteins", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  41. Ying Wang, "Crystal Structures of Oncogenic, Suppressor and Rescuedp53 Core Domain Mutants Suggest Rescue Mechanisms of Global Suppressor Mutations", University of California, Irvine, 2007; Advisor: H. Luecke
  42. Marissa E. Yanez, "Structural and Functional Studies of Minor Pseudopilins from the Type 2 Secretion System of Vibrio cholerae", University of Washington, 2007; Advisor: W. G. J. Hol
  43. Jungjoo Yoon, "Spectroscopic and Theoretical Studies of Oxygen Intermediates and Catalytic O* Reduction in the Multicopper Oxidases", Stanford University, 2007; Advisor: E. I. Solomon

 

2006

 

  1. Angela M. Amoia, "Barrel Rigidity, Heme Distortion, Ligand Protection, and Nitric Oxide Interactions with Heme in Nitrophorin 4", University of Arizona, 2006; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  2. Daniel A. Calarese, "Structural Studies of HIV-1 Neutralizing Antibody 2G12", The Scripps Research Institute, 2006; Advisor: I. Wilson
  3. James P. Cardia, "Structural Effects upon Ligand Binding to the Allosteric Enzyme Aspartate Transcarbamoylase", Boston College, 2006; Advisor: E. R. Kantrowitz
  4. Madeli Castruita, "Iron Storage Proteins in the Marine Environment", Princeton University, 2006; Advisor: F. M. M. Morel
  5. Giannantonio Cibin, "The XANES Spectroscopy as Innovative Methodology for the Characterization of Very Low Concentration Particulates: Environmental and Geodynamic Implications as Obtained from Ice Cores of Alpine and Antarctic Glaciers", Roma Tre University, 2006; Advisor: A. Marcelli
  6. Stephanie S. de los Rios, "Biochemical and Structural Studies of Esherichia coli Leucine-responsive Regulatory Protein", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2006; Advisor: J. J. Perona
  7. Erik W. Debler, "Structural Studies of Antibody Catalysis: Proton Transfer and Stilbene Photochemistry", The Scripps Research Institute, 2006; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  8. Eric W. Deguns, "An XAS Investigation of the Structure of Silica-supported Titanium, Vanadium and Gallium Complexes", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2006; Advisor: S. L. Scott
  9. Jijun Dong, "Metal Ions: A Probe of Amyloid Fibril Formation", Emory University, 2006; Advisor: D. G. Lynn
  10. Alexander B. Doust, "The Photophysics and Quantum Mechanics of Cryptophyte Photosynthesis", University of Toronto, 2006; Advisor: G. Scholes
  11. Theodore R. Foss, "Quaternary Structure, Dissociation Pathway, and Natural Amyloidogenesis Inhibitors of the Amyloidogenic Protein Transthyretin", The Scripps Research Institute, 2006; Advisor: J. Kelly
  12. Jonathan P. Friedman, "Crystallographic and Kinetic Studies of Bacterial Heme Oxygenases", University of California, Irvine, 2006; Advisor: T. Poulos
  13. Sandra E. Fritz Vos, "Structure and Transport in Organic Semiconductor Thin Films", University of Minnesota, 2006; Advisor: C. D. Frisbie
  14. Lu Gan, "Conformational and Covalent Control of Bacteriophage HK97 Capsid Expansion", The Scripps Research Institute, 2006; Advisor: J. E. Johnson
  15. Matthew A. Ginder-Vogel, "Defining Abiotic and Biotic Pathways of Metal Redox Transformation in Natural Sediments", Stanford University, 2006; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  16. Shane E. Harton, "Investigation of Polymer Phase Behavior at Heterogeneous Polymer-Polymer Interfaces Using Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry", North Carolina State University, 2006; Advisors: H. Ade and P. E. Russell
  17. Lanying Q. Hatcher, "Ligand and Environmental Influences on the Formation, Dynamic Behavior, and Reactivity of Dicopper-Dioxygen Adducts", Johns Hopkins University, 2006; Advisor: K. D. Karlin
  18. Rinku Jain, "Insights into the Roles of Metals in Biology: Biochemical and Structural Characterization of Two Bacterial and One Archaeal Metallo-Enzyme", Ohio State University, 2006; Advisor: M. K. Chan
  19. Steven M. Johnson, "The Design, Synthesis, and Biophysical Evaluation of Small Molecules to Study and Selectively Inhibit Transthyretin Amyloidosis", The Scripps Research Institute, 2006; Advisor: J. W. Kelly
  20. Stephen E. Kaiser, "Structural Basis of FFAT Motif-mediated ER Targeting", Stanford University, 2006; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  21. R. Kelekar, "Study of Potentially Half-metallic Cobalt-Chromium-Iron-Aluminum Heusler Alloys", Stanford University, 2006; Advisor: B. C. Clemens
  22. Bonnie O. Leung, "Complexes of Mercury, Cadmium and Silver with Cysteine", M.Sc.thesis, University of Calgary, 2006; Advisor: F. Jalilehvand
  23. Ting-Wan Lin, "Characterization of the Carboxyltransferase Domain in Acyl-CoA Carboxylase (ACCase) from Streptomyces coelicolor and Mycobacterium tuberculosis", University of California, Irvine, 2006; Advisor: S.-C. Tsai
  24. Daniel Lundberg, "The Coordination Chemistry of Solvated Metal Ions in DMPU - A Study of a Space-demanding Solvent", Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2006; Advisor: M. Sandström
  25. Bjorn P. Moden, "Alkane Oxidation on Microporous Cation-modified Aluminophosphate Materials", University of California, Berkeley, 2006; Advisor: E. Iglesia
  26. Coleman A. Mosley, "Global Views of Human Genetic Variation: Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms' (SNPs) Effects and Their Random Nature", University of California, San Diego, 2006; Advisors: N. J. Schork and D. T. O'Connor
  27. I. Mulyani, "In vitro Biological Activities and Chemistry Chromium(III) Dietary Supplements", University of Sydney, 2006; Advisors: P. A. Lay and A. Levina
  28. Lisheng Ni, "Structural and Functional Studies of Caspases and Sialyltransferase", University of California, Davis, 2006; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  29. Elena Rodríguez, "Gold Bioabsorption and Reduction by Chilopsis linearis (Desert Willow): An Alternative for in-situ Gold Extraction", University of Texas El Paso, 2006; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  30. Maather Sawalha, "Phytofiltration Potential of Saltbush (Atriplex canescens) to Clean up Heavy Metal Contaminated Waters", University of Texas at El Paso, 2006; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  31. Eleanor J. Schofield, "Formation and Characterisation of Nanoporous Materials", Imperial College of London, 2006; Advisor: M. Ryan
  32. Aaron J. Slowey, "Speciation and Transport of Mercury from Mine Tailings to Model Sulfidogenic Sediments", Stanford University, 2006; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  33. Maneesh K. Yadav, "Structural Investigations of Coiled Coil Peptides, Microfluidic Protein Crystallization and Chemical Graph Transformation", The Scripps Research Institute, 2006; Advisor: P. Kuhn
  34. H. Yagi, "Photoemission Study of the High-Temperature Superconductor YBa2Cu3Oy", University of Tokyo, 2006; Advisor: A. Fujimori
  35. Sung-Il Yoon, "Structural and Biophysical Analysis of IL-10 Receptor Interactions with Cellular and Epstein-Barr Virus IL-10", University of Alabama, Birmingham, 2006; Advisor: M. R. Walter

 

2005

 

  1. Thomas E. Angelini, "Counterion Behavior in Biopolymers", University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2005; Advisor: G. C. L. Wong
  2. Michael B. Austin, "Structural and Mechanistic Determinants of Biosynthetic Functional Diversity in the Type III Polyketide Synthase Superfamily", University of California, San Diego, 2005; Advisors: J. P. Noel and P. Jennings
  3. Michael J. Begley, "Structural Studies of a Myotubularin Phosphatase, MTMR2: Insights into Phosphoinositide Specificity and Disease", University of California, San Diego, 2005; Advisor: J. E. Dixon
  4. Vinesh A. Bhirud, "Supported Metal Clusters and Complexes: Characterization by Spectroscopy and Microscopy", University of California, Davis, 2005; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  5. Elizabeth L. Borths, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of the Vitamin B12 ABC Transporter, BtuCd-F", California Institute of Technology, 2005; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  6. R. Boysen, "Development of Palladium L-edge X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Its Application of Chloro-Palladium Complexes", M.Sc. thesis, Montana State University, 2005; Advisor: R. K. Szilagyi
  7. Mark A. Breidenbach, "A Structural Basis for Clostridial Neurotoxin Target Specificity", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  8. Jeffrey G. Catalano, "Molecular Scale Studies of Uranium Speciation in Contaminated Hanford, Washington Sediments and Related Model Systems", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  9. David Cerna, Jr., "Structure and Function of Two WD (Trp-Asp) Repeat Proteins: Bub3 (Budding Uninhibited by Benzimadazole) and Sif2 (Sir4 Interacting Factor)", University of California, Davis, 2005; Advisor: D. K. Wilson
  10. Jeffrey A. Chao, "Molecular Basis of RNA-protein Recognition: Studies of Yeast L30e and FHV B2", The Scripps Research Institute, 2005; Advisor: J. R. Williamson
  11. Brian R. Chapados, "Substrate Recognition and Regulation of Structure-specific Nucleases Central to DNA Replication and Repair", The Scripps Research Institute, 2005; Advisor: J. A. Tainer
  12. Soo Y. Chin, "Hydrogen Production and Purification for Fuel Cell Applications", University of South Carolina, 2005; Advisor: M. D. Amiridis
  13. Francisco Cruz, "Identifying Redox Partners and a Role in Oxidative Stress for Iron-Sulfur Flavoprotein (ISF) from Methanosarcina thermophila", Pennsylvania State University, 2005; Advisor: J. G. Ferry
  14. Rhiju Das, "Visualizing Forces and Folds of Self-assembling RNA Molecules", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: S. Doniach
  15. Guadalupe de la Rosa, "Application of Modern Spectroscopic Techniques to Study Heavy Metal Accumulation and Uptake Mechanisms in Tumbleweed (Salsola kali)", University of Texas, El Paso, 2005; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  16. Ian J. Drake, "Fundamental Investigation into the Structure and Function of Cu for Catalyzed Synthesis of Dimethyl Carbonate", University of California, Berkeley, 2005; Advisor: A. T. Bell
  17. David C. Edwards, "Molecular Studies of Hydroxamate Siderophore Interactions with Aqueous and Solid Phase Iron", Princeton University, 2005; Advisor: S. C. B. Myneni
  18. Hany B. Eitouni, "Electrochemically Controlled Self-assembly of Block Copolymer Nanostructures", University of California, Berkeley, 2005; Advisor: N. P. Balsara
  19. Heather M. Evans, "Structure-Function Investigations of DNA Condensing Agents with Application to Gene Delivery", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2005; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  20. Juan C. Fierro-Gonzalez, "Supported Gold Complexes and Clusters: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalytic Properties", University of California, Davis, 2005; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  21. Yvone Fors, "Sulfur Speciation and Distribution in the Vasa's Wood", Licentiate thesis, Stockholm University, 2005; Advisor: M. Sandström
  22. Andreas Förster, "Mechanism of Proteasome Stimulation by 11S Activators", University of Utah, 2005; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  23. Cynthia N. Fuhrmann, "Structural Studies of alpha-lytic Protease at Sub-Angstrom Resolution Reveal Insights into the Mechanisms of Serine Protease Cataylsis and Kinetic Stability", University of California, San Francisco, 2005; Advisor: D. A. Agard
  24. David C. Goldstone, "Structural Studies of the Electron Transport Proteins DsbD and Rv2874", University of Auckland, 2005; Advisors: P. Metcalf and E. N. Baker
  25. Agnes E. Hamburger, "Structural Studies of the Human Polymeric Immunoglobin Receptor", California Institute of Technology, 2005; Advisors: P. S. Kim and P. J. Bjorkman
  26. David A. Hiller, "Mechanism of DNA Bending and Its Role in the Specificity of EcoRV Restriction Endonuclease", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2005; Advisor: J. J. Perona
  27. Clara E. Isaza, "Biochemical and Structural Characterization of Novel Metalloprotein Sensors and Carboxypeptidases", The Ohio State University, 2005; Advisor: M. K. Chan
  28. Hoon Y. Jeong, "Removal of Heavy Metals and Reductive Dechlorination of Chlorinated Organic Pollutants by Nanosized FeS", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2005; Advisor: K. F. Hayes
  29. Matthew Kelker, "Structural and Biophysical Studies of Human and Mouse TREM-1 and the Use of Multi-wavelength Anomalous Dispersion to Phase Merohedrally-Twinned Crystals", The Scripps Research Institute, 2005; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  30. R. Joseph Kline, "A Fundamental Study of the Charge Transport and Morphology of Regioregular Poly(3-Hexylthiophene)", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: M. D. McGehee
  31. Dimitry A. Kondrashov, "Protein Control of a Ligand: Modeling Nitric Oxide Release in Nitrophorin 4", University of Arizona, 2005; Advisor: W. R. Montfort
  32. Alexandre Kretchetov, "Reconstruction of Three-dimensional Electron Density Models from Small Angle X-ray Scattering Data for Macromolecules. A Space Averaging Approach", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: S. Doniach
  33. Howard S. Lacheen, "Synthesis and Reactivity of Single-site Catalysts Based on Exchanged Zeolites", University of California, Berkeley, 2005; Advisor: E. Iglesia
  34. Amelia M. Lapena, "The Kinetics and Phase Stability of Mesoscopic Systems", University of California, Los Angeles, 2005; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  35. Hongjun Liang, "Self-assembly between Biomacromolecules and Lipids", University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 2005; Advisor: G. G. L. Wong
  36. Raquel L. Lieberman, "Biophysical and Structural Characterization of Particulate Methane Monooxygenase from Methylococcus capsulatus (Bath)", Northwestern University, 2005; Advisor: A. C. Rosenzweig
  37. Zhi Liu, "Surface Characterization of Semiconductor Photocathode Structures", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: R. F. W. Pease
  38. Debora L. Makino, "X-ray Crystallographic Structures of Three Self-assembling Systems", University of California, Irvine, 2005; Advisor: A. McPherson
  39. Liviu M. Mirica, "Characterization and Mechanistic Investigations of Model Complexes Relevant to Binuclear and Multinuclear Copper Enzymes", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: T. D. P. Stack
  40. Y. R. Morgan, "Synthesis, Characterisation and Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Copper Complexes of Indomethacin and Its Derivatives", University of Sydney, 2005; Advisor: P. A. Lay
  41. Daniel J. Needleman, "Microtubule Bundling and Shape Transitions: Mechanics, Interactions, and Self-assemblies", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2005; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  42. Sonha T. Nguyen, "Structural Basis of Hoogsteen Base Pair Recognition by the DNA-Binding Domain of the Transcription Factor p53", M.Sc. thesis, University of California San Diego, 2012; Advisor: H. Viadiu
  43. Kersti B. Nilsson, "Coordination Chemistry in Liquid Ammonia and Phosphorous Donor Solvents", Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2005; Advisor: I. Persson
  44. Nicholas L. Ohler, "Kinetics and Mechanism of Methane Selective Oxidation over Silica-supported Molybdena", University of California, Berkeley, 2005; Advisor: A. T. Bell
  45. Eric R. Schreiter, "Crystallographic Studies of the Metal-Responsive Transcription Factor NikR", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2005; Advisor: C. L. Drennan
  46. Sanchayita Sen, "Nucleotide Dependent Conformational Changes in the Nitrogenase Iron Protein", Montana State University, 2005; Advisor: J. W. Peters
  47. Lu Shan, "Mechanism and Treatment of Celiac Spruce", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: C. Khosla
  48. Kyle M. Shen, "Angle-resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy Studies of the Mott Insulator to Superconductor Evolution in Calcium-Sodium-Copper-Chloride", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  49. K. Tanaka, "Photoemission Study of Bi-Cuprate High-Tc Superconductors in the Lightly-doped to Underdoped Regions", University of Tokyo, 2005; Advisor: A. Fujimori
  50. Ioan Tudosa, "Magnetization Dynamics Using Ultrashort Magnetic Field Pulses", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: J. Stöhr
  51. Erin K. Wallace, "Enzyme Mediated Reductive Chemistry in Plant Flavonoid and Monolignol Biosynthetic Pathways", University of California, San Diego, 2005; Advisors: J. Noel, E. Komives and T. Hunter
  52. Kenneth D. Westover, "Structural Basis of Initiation and Elongation by RNA Polymerase II", Stanford University, 2005; Advisor: R. D. Kornberg
  53. R. L. Wiseman, "The Biological and Chemical Implications of Ligand Binding to the Amyloidogenic Protein Transthyretin", The Scripps Research Institute, 2005; Advisor: J. W. Kelly

 

2004

 

  1. Atta Ahmad, "Molecular Mechanisms in Lipid-based Gene Delivery Systems", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2004; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  2. Jade B. Aitken, "Applications of Synchrotron Radiation to Investigate Bioinorganic Systems", University of Sydney, 2004; Advisors: P. A. Lay and R. S. Armstrong
  3. Xavier I. Ambroggio, "Structural and Functional Studies of JAMM Domain Proteins and Their Roles in the Ubiquitin System", California Institute of Technology, 2004; Advisors: R. J. Deshaies and D. C. Rees
  4. Mika Aoyagi, "Structural Chemistry of Assembly and Activation for Nitric Oxide Synthase Isozymes", The Scripps Research Institute, 2004; Advisor: E. D. Getzoff
  5. Daniel B. Aubertine, "An X-ray Diffraction Study of Concentration and Strain Dependent Interdiffusion in Silcon-Germanium Thin Films", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  6. Tiffany P. Barrows, "Effect of Electrostatics on the Stability of the Compound 1 Radical in Heme Peroxidases", University of California, Irvine, 2004; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  7. Lipika Basumallick, "Spectroscopic and Theoretical Studies of Copper Containing Electron Transfer Proteins: Geometric and Electronic Structure Contributions to Reactivity", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  8. Frederick Berkovitch, "Snapshots of Radical Enzyme Catalysis: The Crystal Structures of Biotin Synthase and Lysine 5,6 Aminomutase", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004; Advisor: C. L. Drennan
  9. Peng Chen, "Spectroscopic Definition of Electronic Structure Contributions to Oxygen and Nitrous Oxide Activation by Mononuclear, Binuclear, and Tetranuclear Copper Sites in Biology", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  10. Kausiki Datta, "Thermodynamic Characterization of DNA Binding by Type I DNA Polymerase from Thermus aquaticus and Escherichia coli", Louisiana State University, 2004; Advisor: V. J. LiCata
  11. Colin S. Doyle, "Soft X-ray Spectroscopic Studies of Reactions at Mineral Surfaces and Mineral Surface Coatings", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  12. Mack L. Flinspach, III, "Conformational Acrobatics: The Structural Basis for Isoform-selective Inhibition of Nitric-oxide Synthases", University of California, Irvine, 2004; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  13. John L. Freeman, III, "Molecular Characterization of Metal Tolerance Mechanisms Thlaspi goesingense (Halacsy) with Comparison to Other Thlaspi Nickel Hyperaccumulators", Purdue University, 2004; Advisor: D. E. Salt
  14. Luca Furnare, "Molecular-level Investigation into Copper Sorption Mechanisms on Clay Minerals", M.Sc. thesis, University of Idaho, Moscow, 2004; Advisor: D. G. Strawn
  15. Anthony M. Giannetti, "Biochemical, Biophysical, and Cellular Investigations of the Interactions of Transferrin Receptor with Transferrin and the Hereditary Hemochromatosis Protein, HFE", California Institute of Technology, 2004; Advisor: P. J. Bjorkman
  16. Colleen S. Hansel, "Bacterial and Geochemical Controls on the Reductive Dissolution and Secondary Mineralization of Iron (hydr)oxides", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  17. Ryan C. Hayward, "Mesostructured Inorganic Films from Self-assembled Templates: Control of Morphology from the Molecular to the Macroscopic Scale", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2004; Advisors: B. F. Chmelka and E. J. Kramer
  18. Deanne Jackson Rudd, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Binuclear Iron Proteins and Transition Metal Synthetic Complexes", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: K.O. Hodgson
  19. Jodi M. Johnston, "Structural Genomics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis", University of Auckland, 2004; Advisor: E. N. Baker
  20. Adrian T. Keatinge-Clay, "Catalysis and Specificity of Aromatic Polyketide Synthases in the Early Stages of Antibiotic Synthesis", University of California, San Francisco, 2004; Advisor: R. M. Stroud
  21. Bradley L. Kirsch, "Understanding and Controlling Thermal and Mechanical Stability in Nanoscale Metal-Oxide Systems", University of California, Los Angeles, 2004; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  22. Michael S. Kostelansky, "Calcium Binding in Fibrin Polymerization Revealed by Structure-Function Studies with Variant Recombinant Fibrinogens", University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2004; Advisor: S. T. Lord
  23. Eric B. Lansdon, "Structural and Functional Studies of Enzymes in the Sulfate Activation Pathway", University of California, Davis, 2004; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  24. Simon Larochelle, "Structural and Magnetic Properties of a Lamellar Manganese Oxide", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: M. Greven
  25. Diem-Thu Lesher, "Structural Analyses of Human Topoisomerase I and Escherichia coli Tral: Understanding DNA Relaxation and Conjugation", University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2004; Advisor: M. R. Redinbo
  26. A. Loya, "Mobilization, Immobilization, and Sequestration of Metals and Radionuclides in the Subsurface by Manipulation of the Aqueous Carbonate System", M.Sc. Thesis, The University of Texas at El Paso, 2004; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  27. Francisco J. Machuca, Jr., "A Thin Film P-type Gallium Nitride Photocathode: Prospect for a High Performance Electron Emitter", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: R. F. W. Pease
  28. Emmanouil Matzapetakis, "Use of Heavy Metal Binding de Novo Designed a-helical Peptides as Models for Understanding Metalloproteins", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2004; Advisor: V. L. Pecoraro
  29. Craig P. McClure, "X-ray Absorption and X-ray Fluorescence Studies of Metalloproteins", University of Michigan, 2004; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  30. Katarina S. Midelfort, "Biophysical Characterization of High Affinity Engineered Single Chain Fv Antibody Fragments", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004; Advisor: K. D. Wittrup
  31. Ravi K. Nalla, "Mechanistic Aspects of Failure of Mineralized Tissue", University of California, Berkeley, 2004; Advisor: R. O. Ritchie
  32. Thaddeus Norman, "Optical and Structural Properties of Gold Nanoparticle Aggregates and Mn2+, Cu2+, and Ag1+ Doped ZnSe Nanoparticles", University of California, Santa Cruz, 2004; Advisor: J. Zhang
  33. Madeleine Ramstedt, "Chemical Processes at the Water-Manganite (g-MnOOH) Interface", Umeå Universitet, 2004; Advisor: P. Persson
  34. Andrew E. Riley, "Synthesis and Characterization of New Materials with Nanoscale Periodicity", University of California, Los Angeles, 2004; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  35. Nelson A. Rivera, "Arsenate Removal by Zero Valent Iron", M.Sc. Thesis, Arizona State University, 2004; Advisor: P. A. O'Day
  36. Matthew H. Sazinsky, "Structural Studies of Bacterial Multicomponent Monooxygenases: Insights into Substrate Specificity, Diiron Center Tuning and Component Interactions", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004; Advisor: S. J. Lippard
  37. Mohammad H. Siadati, "Open Flow Hot Isostatic Pressing Assisted Synthesis of Highly Porous Materials and Catalysts", University of Texas El Paso, 2004; Advisor: R. R. Chianelli
  38. A. Singh, "The Nucleation and Growth of Copper Nanoclusters on Silicon Surfaces from Deoxygenated Ultra Pure Water Solutions", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: P. Pianetta
  39. Cheryl M. Stancik, "The Impact of Polymer Architecture on Solution Properties of Single Molecules and Their Assemblies", Stanford University, 2004; Advisors: A. P. Gast and C. W. Frank
  40. Yayoi Takamura, "Thermal Stability of Laser Annealed Dopants in Silicon", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: J. D. Plummer
  41. Michelle L. Tokarz, "Structure and Stability of Nickel-based Refractory Amorphous Metal Alloys", University of Michigan, 2004; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  42. Julie L. Tubbs, "Controlling Chromophore Structural Chemistry and Environment by Structure-based Design", The Scripps Research Institute, 2004; Advisor: E. D. Getzoff
  43. S. Udyaningsih-Freisleben, "XAS and RR Structural Analysis of Hemoglobin and EPR Spectroscopic Labelling of Red Cell Membranes Isolated from Thalassemia Patients in Jakarta, Indonesia", The University of Sydney, 2004: Advisors: P. A. Lay and R. S. Armstrong
  44. Ryan E. Watkins, "The Pregnane X Receptor: Structural Insights into Binding Promiscuity", University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2004; Advisor: M. R. Redinbo
  45. Randall P. Watson, "Structural and Binding Studies of the Milk Whey Lipocalin, Trichosurin, from the Common Brushtail Possum, Trichosurus vulpeca", University of Auckland, 2004; Advisor: E. N. Baker
  46. Tsu-Chien Weng, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies on Redox-active Manganese", University of Michigan, 2004; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  47. Trevor M. Willey, "Characterization of Functionalized Self-assembled Monolayers and Surface-attached Interlocking Molecules Using Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy", University of California, Davis, 2004; Advisor: C. S. Fadley
  48. Dennis W. Wolan, "Structural Studies of the de Novo Purine Biosynthesis Enzyme ATIC and of the Natural Killer Cell Receptor NKG2D", The Scripps Research Institute, 2004; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  49. Tae H. Yoon, "Naturally Occurring Organic Compounds at the Mineral-Water Interface: Their Interactions with Mineral Surfaces and Impacts on Pollutant Speciation", Stanford University, 2004; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  50. Yan Zhang, "Structural Studies and Inhibitor Design for Human GAR Tfase", The Scripps Research Institute, 2004; Advisor: I. A. Wilson

 

2003

 

  1. Morris D. Argyle, "Oxidative Dehydrogenation of Alkanes on Supported Oxide Domains: Kinetics, Mechanism, and Spectroscopic Probes", University of California, Berkeley, 2003; Advisors: A. T. Bell and E. Iglesia
  2. Joseph W. Arndt, "Characterization and Structural Determination of Metalloenzymes: DNA Polymerase b, Carboxypeptidase, and Acetyl Coenzyme-A Decarbonylase/Synthase", Ohio State University, 2003; Advisor: M. K. Chan
  3. Isabelle Barrette-Ng, "Structure and Design of Proteinases and Their Inhibitors", University of Alberta, 2003; Advisor: M. N. G. James
  4. Sompop Bencharit, "Structure and Function of Mammalian Carboxylesterases", University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2003; Advisor: M. R. Redinbo
  5. Miriam V. Bennett, "Functional Materials through Coordination Chemistry: New Rhenium-containing Metal-Cyanide Complexes, Clusters, and Solids", University of California, Berkeley, 2003; Advisor: J. R. Long
  6. Steven M. Berry, "Designing Novel Blue Copper and Purple CuA Centers in Azurin with Natural and Unnatural Amino Acids", University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2003; Advisor: Y. Lu
  7. Lon S. Buetow, "The Catalytic Mechanism of Cytotoxic Necrotizing Factor 1 from Escherichia coli", University of California, San Diego, 2003; Advisor: P. Ghosh
  8. Laura S. Busenlehner, "Metal Specificity and Mechanism of Regulation by the Toxic Metal Ion Sensor S. Aureus pl258 CadC", Texas A&M University, 2003; Advisor: D. P. Giedroc
  9. Evis P. Cama, "Structural Studies of Arginase Isozymes", University of Pennsylvania, 2003; Advisor: D. W. Christianson
  10. Andrew B. Carmel, "Crystal Structure of BstDEAD, a Novel DEAD-box Protein from Bacillus stearothermophilus", University of Oregon, 2003; Advisor: B. W. Matthews
  11. Jean-Phillippe Cartailler, "Structural Analysis of the Purple Membrane by X-ray Crystallography and Bioinformatics", University of California, Irvine, 2003; Advisor: H. Luecke
  12. Guangjun Cheng, "Synthesis and Characterization of Transition-Metal Nanocrystals and Their Application in Catalysis", University of California, Davis, 2003; Advisor: T. Guo
  13. Carolina Contreras, "Ability of Immobilized Humin Biomass to Bind Heavy Metals under Flow Conditions: Batch and Column Interference Studies", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Texas at El Paso, 2003; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  14. Alicja J. Copik, "Mechanistic Studies of Methionyl Aminopeptidases", Utah State University, 2003; Advisor: R. C. Holz
  15. Matthew J. Daniels, "Phase, Microstructure, and Chemistry of Aluminum Copper Iron Chromium and Aluminum Copper Iron Quasicrystalline Wear Coatings Produced via Physical Vapor Deposition", University of Michigan, 2003; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  16. Guadalupe de la Rosa, "Use of ICP/OES and XAS to Determine Heavy Metal Binding to Humic Substances", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Texas at El Paso, 2003; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  17. Alexander R. Dunn, "Sensitizer-linked Substrates as Probes of Heme Enzyme Structure and Catalysis", California Institute of Technology, 2003; Advisor: H. B. Gray
  18. Benjamin L. French, "A Study of Adhesion of Tantalum Films at Elevated Temperatures via Advanced Synchrotron Techniques", University of Michigan, 2003; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  19. Amy B. Ghering, "Spectroscopic Determination of the Thermodynamics of Lead, Zinc, and Cobalt Interactions with GATA Proteins", Northwestern University, 2003; Advisor: H. A. Godwin
  20. Weiwei Gu, "Study Active Sites of Ni Enzymes Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", University of California, Davis, 2003; Advisor: S. P. Cramer
  21. Javier Guzman, "Supported Molecular Gold Complexes and Clusters: Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalysis", University of California, Davis, 2003; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  22. Camelia Hagfeldt, "The Coordination Chemistry of Zirconium(IV) and Hafnium(IV) Ions in Aqueous and Non-Aqueous Solutions Studied by Crystallography, EXAFS, and Large Angle X-ray Scattering", M.Sc. Thesis, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2003; Advisor: P. Persson
  23. Leif Häggman, "Chelating Surfactants - Analysis, Hydrogen Bonding and Structures", Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2003; Advisor: P. Persson
  24. Hyeok Hahn, "Toward a Template for Nanometer Scale Technology for Block Copolymers", University of California, Berkeley, 2003; Advisor: N. P. Balsara
  25. Michael E. Hernandez, "Four Dimensional Trace Space Measurement", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  26. Kai Jin, "Crystallographic Studies of Antibiotics and Nucleotides", University of Southern California, 2003; Advisor: R. Bau
  27. Paul M. Jones, "X-ray Spectroscopic and Density Functional Theory Studies of Small Molecules on Zinc Oxide and Copper Oxide Surfaces: Surface Reactivity Important to the Methanol Synthesis Reaction", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  28. Jorgen Jonsson, "Phase Transformations and Surface Chemistry of Secondary Iron Minerals Formed from Acid Mine Drainage", Umeå Universitet, 2003; Advisor: P. Persson
  29. Kathryn L. Kavanagh, "Structural Studies of Three NAD(P)H-dependent Enzymes Involved in Sugar Metabolism: Mannitol Dehydrogenase, Xylose Reductase and Lactate Dehydrogenase", University of California, Davis, 2003; Advisor: D. K Wilson
  30. Maxim B. Kelman, "Stress and Phase Transformations in PZT Thin Films", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  31. Jyllian N. Kemsley, "Interactions of Non-Heme Ferrous Active Sites with Substrates: Structure/Function Correlations for Phylalanine Hydroxylase and Bleomycin", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  32. Felix S. Lai, "Metal Oxide-supported Cluster Catalysts Derived from Organometallic Precursors: Spectroscopic Characterization in Reactive Environments", University of California, Davis, 2003; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  33. Seok-Yong Lee, "Structural Studies of Conformational Changes in Proteins upon Phosphorylation: Structures of Activated CheY, CheY-N16-FliM Complex, and AAA+ ATPase Domain of NtrC1 in Both Inactive and Active States", University of California, Berkeley, 2003; Advisor: D. E. Wemmer
  34. Daniel C. Lim, "Crystallographic Studies of Bacterial Proteins Involved in b-lactam Resistance", University of British Columbia, 2003; Advisor: N. Strynadka
  35. Cecilia Lindblad, "Chelating Surfactants - Self-organization and Complex Formation", Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2003; Advisor: I. Persson
  36. Martha L. Lopez, "Study of Gold Binding and Characterization of Gold Nanoparticles Obtained from Aqueous Solutions Using Hop Biomass", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Texas at El Paso, 2003; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  37. Julia G. Lyubovitsky, "Mapping the Cytochrome c Folding Landscape", California Institute of Technology, 2003; Advisor: H. B. Gray
  38. Norman Mannella, "Spectroscopic and Structural Studies of Strongly Correlated Oxides", University of California, Davis, 2003; Advisor: C. S. Fadley
  39. Matthew T. Miller, "Structural Studies of the b-lactam Ring-forming Enzymes b-lactam Synthetase and Cabapenam Synthetase", Northwestern University, 2003; Advisor: A. C. Rosenzweig
  40. Natalia V. Moiseeva, "Protein Crystallographic Studies on Rubredoxin and Contortrostatin", University of Southern California, 2003; Advisor: R. Bau
  41. Kathleen A. Morse, "Photo-oxidation of Hydrogen Passivated Silicon Surfaces", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: P. Pianetta
  42. Boguslaw P. Nocek, "X-ray Crystallography Studies of 2-ketopropyl-CoM Oxidoreductase/Carboxylase, R-2-hydoxypropyl-CoM Dehydrogenase, and Acetone Carboxylase. Epoxypropane and Acetone Metabolism in Xanothobacter Strain Py2", Utah State University, 2003; Advisors: J. W. Peters and S. A. Ensign
  43. Gerard J. Ostheimer, "Proteins Required for Chloroplast Group II Intron Splicing: CRS2 and Its Associated Factors", University of Oregon, 2003; Advisor: B. W. Matthews
  44. Christopher J.-P. Oze, "Chromium Geochemistry of Serpentinites and Serpentine Soils", Stanford University, 2003; Advisors: D. K. Bird and S. Fendorf
  45. Jason Parsons, "Spectroscopic Investigations into the Binding of Lanthanides and Actinides Elements to Alfalfa Biomass", University of Texas El at Paso, 2003; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  46. Glen L. Prosise, "Crystal Structures of Tritrichomonas foetus Inosine-5'-monophosphate Dehydrogenase: Structural Basis for the Random-in Ordered-out Kinetic Mechanism", University of California, Irvine, 2003; Advisor: H. Luecke
  47. Cindy M. Quezada, "Histidine Phosphorylation in Bacterial Chemotaxis", California Institute of Technology, 2003; Advisor: M. Simon
  48. Robert A. Root, "Arsenic and Iron Speciation and Natural Attenuation in a Tidally Influenced Shallow Aquifer: Reaction and Transport Mechanisms", M.Sc. Thesis, Arizona State University, 2003; Advisor: P. A. O'Day
  49. Dominik J. Schmidt, "Advanced Thin Film-based Optoelectronic/RF Mixed-signal Systems", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: P. Pianetta
  50. Ekaterina Y. Shishova, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Non-heme Iron Proteins and Model Complexes", Stanford University, 2003; Advisors: E. I. Solomon and K. O. Hodgson
  51. Hadley D. Sikes, "Electron Transfer through Oligophenylenevinylenes", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: C. E. D. Chidsey
  52. Constantin I. Stefan, "Theoretical and Experimental Aspects of In Situ Techniques at the Electrode/Electrolyte Interface", Case Western Reserve University, 2003; Advisor: D. A. Scherson
  53. Yun Sun, "Indium Phosphide Negative Electron Affinity Photocathodes: Surface Cleaning and Activation", Stanford University, 2003; Advisor: P. Pianetta
  54. Daniel A. Tobin, "XAS Investigation of Zn Metalloproteins and Enzymes", University of Michigan, 2003; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  55. Bin Wang, "Biochemical and Structural Studies of HIV-1 MA Membrane Interaction and Ubiquitin Recognition", University of Utah, 2003; Advisor: W. I. Sundquist
  56. Erik C. Wasinger, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Investigations of Non-heme Iron Active Sites: Development of Iron K- and L-edge Multiplet Interaction Analyses as a Probe of Geometric and Electronic Structure", Stanford University, 2003; Advisors: E. I. Solomon and K. O. Hodgson
  57. Derek W. Yoder, "Physical Characterization of Manganese Catalase and its Halide-Bound Forms", University of Michigan, 2003; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn

 

2002

 

  1. Pearl Y. Akamine, "Structural Insights into Conformational Flexibility of cAMP-dependent Protein Kinase from the Unliganded and Liganded Catalytic Subunit", University of California, San Diego, 2002; Advisors: N.-H. Xuong and S. S. Taylor
  2. Kristina Axe, "Spectroscopic Studies of Oxalate and Malanate at the Water-Mineral Interface", Umeå Universitet, 2002; Advisor: P. Persson
  3. Carmen L. Barajas, "The Effect of Desferrioxamine B on Europium(III) Interactions with Gibbsite ", The Ohio State University, 2002; Advisor: S. J. Traina
  4. Laurance G. Beauvais, IV, "Toward Functional Coordination Solids: Synthesis of Porous Cluster- and Transition Metal-cyanide Frameworks", University of California, Berkeley, 2002; Advisor: J. R. Long
  5. Pavel V. Bogdanov, "Study of High-temperature Superconductors with Angle-Resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  6. Deborah L. Bond, "Chromium Reduction via Green Rusts: A Study of Characterization, Reaction Kinetics and Mechanisms", Stanford University, 2002; Advisors: S. Fendorf and P. Matson
  7. Benjamin C. Bostick, "Characterization of Ion Sorption on Metal Sulfide Minerals Using Macroscopic and Spectroscopic Approaches", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: S. Fendorf
  8. Daliang Cao, "Study of the Local Structure of Materials with Novel Properties", University of California, Santa Cruz, 2002; Advisor: F. G. Bridges
  9. Anita Changela, "Structural Studies of Type IA DNA Topoisomerases in Complex with Single-stranded DNA", Northwestern University, 2002; Advisor: A. Mondragon
  10. Fei Chen, "Structural Studies of Complexes of Ruthenium and Osmium with Fullerenes, Dinitrogen, and Dihydrogen", University of Sydney, 2002; Advisors: P. A. Lay and R. S. Armstrong
  11. Maria Clausén, "Coordination Chemistry of Aluminium(III) and Gallium(III) Carboxylate Complexes", Umeå Universitet, 2002; Advisor: P. Persson
  12. Nathaniel J. Cosper, "Metals in Medicine and Nature: Function and Form", University of Georgia, 2002; Advisor: R. A. Scott
  13. Bryan A. Enderle, "Bridging the Gaps in Catalysis: Novel Metal Complexes as Zeolite Probes and Metal Cluster Precursors", University of California, Davis, 2002; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  14. Kyle Fujdala, "Design and Synthesis of Single-source Molecular Precursors to Homogeneous Multi-component Oxide Materials", University of California, Berkeley, 2002; Advisor: D. T. Tilley
  15. Stephanie E. Gabelnick, "Metalloprotein Investigations Using Capillary Electrophoresis with X-ray Fluorescence Detection", University of Michigan, 2002; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  16. Eduardo Gomez, "The Nanoparticle Formation and Uptake of Precious Metals by Living Alfalfa Plants", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Texas at El Paso, 2002; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  17. Todd J. Green, "Structural Studies of the Nucleocapsid Protein of Vesicular Stomatitis Virus", University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2002; Advisor: M. Luo
  18. Adam F. Gross, "Chemical and Energetic Control of Phase Stability in Silica/Surfactant Composite Materials", University of California, Los Angeles, 2002; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  19. Zsuzsa A. Hamburger, "Crystallographic Studies of Invasin, a Bacterial Adhesion Molecule from Yersinia pseudotuberculosis", California Institute of Technology, 2002; Advisor: P. Bjorkman
  20. Michael A. Hanson, "Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase: Structural Determination, Molecular Adaption and Biophysical Analysis", The Scripps Research Institute, 2002; Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  21. Bing Hao, "Crystal Structure Determination of Metalloproteins: Peptide Deformylase, FixL Heme Domain, Monomethylamine Methyltransferase, and Carbon Monoxide Dehydrogenase", Ohio State University, 2002; Advisor: M. K. Chan
  22. Mark J. Henson, "Spectroscopic Investigation of the Mechanism of Dioxygen Cleavage in Coupled Binuclear and Trinuclear Copper Models of Enzyme Active Sites", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  23. Wen-Yuan Hsieh, "Synthesis and Reactivity of the High-valent Monomeric and Dimeric Manganese Complexes", University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2002; Advisor: V. L. Pecoraro
  24. Hope A. Ishii, "The Chemically-specific Structure of an Amorphous Molybdenum Germanium Alloy by Anomalous X-ray Scattering", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  25. Kristopher Josephson, "Analysis of Interleukin-10 and Its Interaction with Interleukin-10 Receptor-1 by X-ray Crystallography and Protein Engineering", University of Alabama Birmingham, 2002; Advisor: M. R. Walter
  26. Pierre Kennepohl, "Spectroscopic and Theoretical Investigations of Iron Active Sites: Electronic Structure Contributions to Electron Transfer Reactivity", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: E. I Solomon
  27. Christopher S.-J. Kim, "Mercury Speciation and Sorption Processes in Mining Environments", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  28. Choel W. Kim, "Structural Studies of the Anthranilate Phosphoribosyltransferase from the Enterobacterium Pectobacterium carotovorum and the Anthranilate Synthase from Serratia marcescens", University of California, San Diego, 2002; Advisor: N.-H. Xuong
  29. Xiomara C. Kretschmer, "Metal Binding by Anabaena Flos-aquae Cells and Cell Walls", The University of Texas at El Paso, 2002; Advisor: R. Webb
  30. Nicholas A. Larsen, "Structural Studies of Protein Therapeutics for Cocaine Addiction", The Scripps Research Institute, 2002; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  31. Brian J. Lemon, "Carbon Monoxide Binding and Inhibition of Hydrogenase I from Clostridium pasterurianum Characterized by X-ray Crystallography", Utah State University, 2002; Advisor: J. W. Peters
  32. Yun Li, "Magnetic Tunneling Junctions with Ultrathin Barriers", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  33. Robert W. Lucas, "X-ray and Atomic Force Microscopy Structure Studies of the Plant Viruses Brome Mosaic Virus, Tomato Aspermy Virus and Turnip Yellow Mosaic Virus", University of California, Irvine, 2002; Advisor: A. McPherson
  34. Ian J. MacRae, "Structural and Functional Analysis of the Sulfate Activating Enzymes", University of California, Davis, 2002; Advisor: I. H. Segel
  35. Yibo Mo, "Electrochemical and In Situ Spectroscopic Studies of Materials of Relevance to Energy Storage and Electrocatalysis", Case Western Reserve University, 2002; Advisor: D. A Scherson
  36. Max H. Nanao, "Structural and Computational Studies of the Potassium Channel T1 Domain and the Ligand Binding Domain of a Glutamate Receptor", University of California, San Diego, 2002; Advisor: S. Choe
  37. Kate J. Newberry, "Zinc Ion Mediated Amino Acid Discrimination by Cysteinyl-tRNA Synthetase", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2002; Advisor: J. J. Perona
  38. HaJeung Park, "Structural Studies of Two Heme Proteins and a UV-damaged DNA, and Polymerization Study of Canine Cardiac Calsequestrin", Washington State University, 2002; Advisor: C. Kang
  39. Shriram Ramanathan, "Fundamental Studies on Nano-scale Zirconia Dielectrics", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: P. C. McIntyre
  40. Keith K. Reiling, "Atomic Resolution Exploration of the Activation and Modulation of Proteases: KSHV Protease, HIV Protease and hPro-Chymase", University of California, San Francisco, 2002; Advisor: R. M. Stroud
  41. Tarmo P. Roosild, "Studies of Prokaryotic Potassium Channel Structures and Regulatory Mechanisms", University of California, San Diego, 2002; Advisor: S. Choe
  42. Robin J. Rosenfeld, "Nitric Oxide Synthase: Structural and Computational Analyses of Inhibitor Potency and Biophysical Studies of Nitrosylated NOS Intermediates", The Scripps Research Institute, 2002; Advisor: E. D. Getzoff
  43. Kent L. Rossman, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of Dbl-family Proteins", University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2002; Advisor: J. Sondek
  44. Harris J. Shapiro, "Simulations of the Hydration of Folded and Unfolded Proteins, with Comparison to Small-angle X-ray Scattering Measurements", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: S. Doniach
  45. Julia Sheals, "Molecular Characterisation of Glyphosate Complexes in Aqueous Solution and at the Solution-mineral Interface", Umeå Universitet, 2002; Advisor: P. Persson
  46. Luke D. Sherlin, "tRNA Discrimination by Glutaminyl-tRNA Synthetase", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2002; Advisor: J. J Perona
  47. Matthew P. Shores, "Synthesis and Characterization of Cyanide-bridged Materials: From Cluster-expanded Prussian Blue Analogues to Single-molecule Magnets", University of California, Berkeley, 2002; Advisor: J. R. Long
  48. Pavel Strop, "Characterization of the Mechanosensitive Channel of Large Conductance", California Institute of Technology, 2002; Advisors: D. C Rees, S. L. Mayo
  49. Margaret E. Stroupe, "Making and Using Siroheme: The X-ray Crystallographic Structures of Siroheme Synthase and Sulfite Reductase", The Scripps Research Institute, 2002; Advisor: E. D. Getzoff
  50. Alexis S. Templeton, "Lead and Selenium Distributions and Speciation at Biofilm/Metal Oxide Interfaces", Stanford University, 2002; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  51. Irina A. Tsyba, "Studies of Rubredoxin Mutants Thermostability by X-ray and Neutron Diffraction", University of Southern California, 2002; Advisor: R. Bau
  52. James M. Turner, "Anitibodies and Enzymes of Therapeutic Interest", The Scripps Research Institute, 2002; Advisor: R. A. Lerner
  53. Michael L. VanZile, "Studies of the Metal and DNA Binding Properties of the Zinc(II) Metallogregulatory Protein, Synechococcus PCC 7942 SmtB", Texas A&M University, 2002; Advisor: D. P. Giedroc
  54. Mark A. Verdecia, "Structural Studies of Binding Specificity, Oligomerization and Dynamics of Proteins from Diverse Signaling Pathways", University of California, San Diego, 2002; Advisor: J. P. Noel
  55. Phillip M. Villella, "Temperature-dependent Local Atomic Structure in the Colossal Magnetoresistive Manganese Oxide Lanthanum Strontium Manganese Oxide", University of Colorado at Boulder, 2002; Advisor: D. S. Dessau
  56. Walter C. Voegtli, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies of Dinuclear Metal Cluster Containing Proteins", Northwestern University, 2002; Advisor: A. C. Rosenzweig
  57. Willy Wiyatno, "Characterization of a Polypropylene Elastomer. Chain Microstructure Heterogeneity, Morphology and Deformation Behavior", Stanford University, 2002; Advisors: G. G. Fuller and R. M. Waymouth
  58. Jason K. Yano, "A Tale of Two Thermophiles: Determination and Comparative Analysis of Two Thermophile P450 Structures", University of California, Irvine, 2002; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  59. Andrew P. Yeh, "Crystallographic Studies of Iron Proteins", California Institute of Technology, 2002; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  60. Teppei Yoshida, "Angle-Resolved Photoemission Study of the High-Tc Superconductor La2-xSrxCuO4", University of Tokyo, 2002; Advisor: A. Fujimori
  61. Chloe Zubieta, "Structural Studies of Plant O-methyltransferase Families", University of California, San Diego, 2002; Advisor: J. P. Noel

 

2001

 

  1. Andrew M. Argo, "Influence of Supports, Cluster Structure, and Cluster Composition on Hydrogenation Reactions Catalyzed by Oxide-supported Metal Clusters", University of California, Davis, 2001; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  2. N. Peter Armitage, "Doping the Copper-Oxygen Planes with Electrons: The View with Photoemission", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  3. Chelsey D. Baertsch, "Tungsten and Niobium Oxide Nanostructures as Solid Acid and Redox Catalysts", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: E. Iglesia
  4. Kent A. Baker, "Structural Studies of Paramyxovirus Fusion Proteins and the Interaction of CD4 with MHC Class II", Northwestern University, 2001; Advisor: T. Jardetzky
  5. Jeffrey S. Baldwin, "Investigating the Oxygen Activation Mechanism of Escherichia coli Ribonucleotide Reductase R2 Subunit", Pennsylvania State University, 2001; Advisor: J. M. Bollinger, Jr.
  6. Brenda W. Barnes, "The Border Basket: ICP-MS Analysis of Sixty-two Elements in the Diet in the El Paso-Juarez Border Region (Texas, Mexico)", University of Texas at El Paso, 2001; Advisor: N. Pingitore
  7. Rizlan Bencheikh-Latmani, "Uranyl-Pseudomonas fluorescens Interactions: Implications for Uranyl Mobility in the Subsurface", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: J. O. Leckie
  8. Laura R. Benedetti, "Molecular Systems at High Pressures and Temperatures: Solar System Astronomy in a Physics Laboratory", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: R. Jeanloz
  9. John D. Beynon, "Crystallization and Structural Studies of Cyanobacterial Phytochrome, TcmG and ATP Sulfurylase", University of California, Davis, 2001; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  10. Brad L. Boyce, "Understanding Impact-induced Fatigue Failure", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: R. O. Ritchie
  11. Wendy A. Breyer, "Structural Studies of the Processive Enzyme, Exonuclease I, from Escherichia coli", University of Oregon, 2001; Advisor: B. W. Matthews
  12. Jun-yong Choe, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies of the Metal Binding Sites on Recombinant Porcine Fructose-1,6-bisphosphatase", Iowa State University, 2001; Advisor: R. B. Honzatko
  13. Yi-De Chuang, "Angle-resolved Photoemission Studies on High-temperature Superconducting Cuprates and Colossal Magnetoresistive Oxides", University of Colorado at Boulder, 2001; Advisor: D. S. Dessau
  14. Douglas S. Daniels, "Structural Studies of the Human DNA Repair Protein O6-Alkylguanine-DNA Alkyltransferase", The Scripps Research Institute, 2001; Advisor: J. A. Tainer
  15. Mindy Davis, "Spectroscopic and Theoretical Investigations of the Intradiol and Extradiol Dioxygenases: Methodology and Structure/Function Correlations", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  16. Wilfred P. dela Cruz, "Structural and Biochemical Analysis of Baculovirus P35, a General Substrate Inhibitor of Death Caspases", University of California, Davis, 2001; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  17. Michael J. Eddins, "Structural Studies of a Caspase/P35 Complex, and Implications in Apoptosis", University of California, Davis, 2001; Advisor: A. J. Fisher
  18. Keith V. Farrell, "The Effects of Temperature on Aggregate Local Structure in a Zinc-neutralized Carboxylate Ionomer and the Study of Polymer Hydrration of Sodium-Neutralized Carboxylate Ionomers", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Oklahoma, 2001; Advisor: B. P. Grady
  19. Donglai Feng, "Electronic Structure of the Bismuth Family of High Temperature Superconductors", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  20. Carlos A. Garcia, "Purification and Structure Determination of Cytochrome P450picK", M.Sc. Thesis, University of California Irvine, 2001; Advisor: J. Cupp-Vickery
  21. Serena DeBeer George, "Investigation of the Electronic and Geometric Structure of Copper-Containing Metalloproteins Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy: Applications to CuA, Blue Copper, and Multicopper Oxidases", Stanford University, 2001; Advisors: K. O. Hodgson, and E. I. Solomon
  22. Adam D. Gromko, "The Electronic Structure of High Temperature Superconductors Revealed: The Fermi Surface and Magnetically Mediated Pairing", University of Colorado at Boulder, 2001; Advisor: D. S. Dessau
  23. Eric J. Haas, "Crystallographic Analysis of Wild-type and Mutant Rubiscos from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii", University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2001; Advisor: J. J. Stezowski
  24. Peter W. Haebel, "Structural Studies of the Disulfide Bond Isomerisation Pathway", University of Auckland, 2001; Advisors: P. Metcalf and E. N. Baker
  25. Md-Z. Hasan, "Charge Dynamics in Low Dimensional Prototype Correlated Systems: A View with High-Energy X-rays", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  26. Amy S. Hearn, "Product Inhibition in Human Manganese Superoxide Dismutase", University of Florida, 2001; Advisor: D. N. Silverman
  27. Steven R. Herron, "A Structural and Kinetic Understanding of the Enzymatic Mechanism of the Pectate Lyases", University of California, Irvine, 2001; Advisor: F. Jurnak
  28. Lawrence J. Hiller, "Superconducting Tunnel Junctions for X-ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy", University of California, Davis, 2001; Advisor: S. P. Cramer
  29. James M. Holton, "Elves: Accelerating Crystallography", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: T. C. Alber
  30. David J. Hosfield, "Structural Studies of Two Archetypicaln DNA Repair Enzymes and Their DNA Complexes", The Scripps Research Institute, 2001; Advisor: J. A. Tainer
  31. Kinya Hotta, "Investigation of the Role of Pre-organized Binding Pockets in Protein Catalysis", The Scripps Research Institute, 2001; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  32. Bertrand R. Huber, "Resistance to Thyroid Hormone Mutations Alter Hormone Association in and Disrupt Loop One through Increased Structural Mobility", University of California, San Francisco, 2001; Advisor: R. J. Fletterick
  33. Cristina V. Iancu, "Conformational Variability in Adenylosuccinate Synthetase as Revealed by Crystal Structures of Mouse-Muscle and Escherichia coli Enzymes", Iowa State University, 2001; Advisor: R. B. Honzatko
  34. Chad E. Immoos, "Generation and Study of Intermediates in Hemeprotein Catalysis", University of California, Irvine, 2001; Advisor: P. J. Farmer
  35. Keren Jacobs, "Solid-Solid Transformation Kinetics in Cadmium Selenide Nanocrystals", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: A. P. Alivisatos
  36. Shulamit Jaron, "Spectroscopic Studies of Peptidylglycine a-hydroxylating Monooxygenase: Toward a Mechanism of Superoxide", Oregon Graduate Institute, 2001; Advisor: N. J. Blackburn
  37. Gaurav Khanna, "Structural and Magnetic Characterization of Longitudinal Recording", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  38. Nicole Kresge, "Sex at the Molecular Level: The Crystal Structures of Abalone Fertilization Proteins", The Scripps Research Institute, 2001; Advisor: C. D. Stout
  39. Alison J. Lin, "Optimization of Non-viral Cationic Lipid DNA Carriers in Gene Delivery", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2001; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  40. Cora Lind, "Negative Thermal Expansion Materials Related to Cubic Zirconium Tungstate", Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001; Advisor: A. P. Wilkinson
  41. Yang Liu, "Molecular Mechanism of Sulfated Carbohydrate Recognition: Structural and Biochemical Studies of the Cysteine-rich Domain of Mannose Receptor", California Institute of Technology, 2001; Advisor: P. Bjorkman
  42. Julie C. Lougheed, "Structural Analysis of Melanoma Inhibitory Activity Protein", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisors: T. M. Handel and D. Wemmer
  43. Christine P. Macol, "Investigating the Homotropic and Heterotropic Mechanism of Escherichia coli Aspartate Transcarbamoylase", Boston College, 2001; Advisor: E. R. Kantrowitz
  44. Viswanath Mahadevan, "Binuclear Copper-Dioxygen Complexes: Characterization, Reactivity and Mechanistic Studies", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: T. D. P. Stack
  45. Warham L. Martin, "Protein-protein Recognition: The Neonatal Fc Receptor and Immunoglobulin", California Institute of Technology, 2001; Advisor: P. Bjorkman
  46. Michael A. A. Mathews, "Structural Studies of Flagellar Motors and Uroporphyrinogen III Synthase", University of Utah, 2001; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  47. Johanna Mazlo, "Structural Studies of an Inhibitory Antibody, Mab41.4, to Its Epitope, ATF-1", University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 2001; Advisor: J. J. Stezowski
  48. Tongpil Min, "Modulation Mechanisms of Redox Reactions in Rubredoxin and Other Proteins", Washington State University, 2001; Advisor: C. Kang
  49. Kira M. S. Misura, "Structural and Biophysical Studies of Molecular Machinery Involved in Synaptic Transmission and Intracellular Membrane Fusion", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: W. I. Weis
  50. Caryn E. Outten, "Mechanistic Studies of Metalloregulatory Proteins Controlling Metal Ion Homeostasis in Escherichia coli", Northwestern University, 2001; Advisor: T. V. O'Halloran
  51. Wendy R. Panero, "Experimental Observations of Basaltic Crust in the Lower Mantle", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: R. Jeanloz
  52. Myriam Perez de la Rosa, "Structure and Reactivity of Small Rhodium Particles on Silica" MS.c. thesis, University of Texas El Paso, 2001; Advisor: R. R. Chianelli
  53. Christopher L. Reyes, "Encoding Functional Information in Protein Structure: X-ray Crystallographic Studies of FtsY and Thymidylate Synthase", University of California, San Francisco, 2001; Advisor: R. M. Stroud
  54. Christopher P. Rhodes, "Crystalline and Amorphous Phases in Polymer Electrolytes and Model Systems", The University of Oklahoma, 2001; Advisor: R. Frech
  55. Filip Ronning, "An Angle Resolved Photoemission Study of a Mott Insulator and Its Evolution to a High Temperature Superconductor", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  56. Kaye S. Savage, "Arsenic Geochemistry in Mine Environments and Associated Waters, Southern Mother Lode Gold District, California", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: D. K. Bird
  57. Chitrlada Settakorn, "Generation and use of Coherent Transition Radiation from Short Electron Bunches", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: H. Wiedmann
  58. Katharine E. Spink, "Structural and Biochemical Characterization of the Axin/Adenomatous Polyposis coli/B-Catenin Wnt Signaling Complex", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: W. I. Weis
  59. Faik Akif Tezcan, "Reactions of Heme Proteins in Solutions and Crystals", California Institute of Technology, 2001; Advisor: H. B. Gray
  60. Thomas P. Trainor, "X-ray Scattering and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of the Structure and Reactivity of Aluminum Oxide Surfaces", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  61. Kirsi F. Turbedsky, "Structural Studies on the Acanthamoeba myosin-II Tail", The Johns Hopkins University, 2001; Advisor: T. D. Pollard
  62. John E. Villinski, "Reductive Dissolution of Manganese(IV) Oxides and Precipitation of Iron(III): Implications for Redox Processes in an Alluvial Aquifer Affected by Acid Mine Drainage", University of Arizona, 2001; Advisor: M. H. Conklin
  63. Hendrik Visser, "X-ray and Vibrational Spectroscopy of Manganese Complexes Relevant to the Oxygen Evolving Complex of Photosynthesis", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: K. Sauer
  64. Stephanie X. Wang, "Visualizing Enzyme-inhibitor Interactions: Affinity and Specificity", University of California, San Francisco, 2001; Advisor: R. J. Fletterick
  65. Paul J. White, "Pseudogaps and Impurity Effects in High Temperature Superconductors", Stanford University, 2001; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  66. Juanita N. Wickham, "Investigation of the Mechanism of Pressure-induced Solid-Solid Structural Transformations in Semiconductor Nanocrystals", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: A. P. Alivisatos
  67. Mark A. Wilson, "An Analysis of Conformational Heterogeneity in the Atomic Resolution Crystal Structure of Calmodulin", Yale University, 2001; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  68. Junjun Wu, "Applications for Mesoporous Silicas: Mechanical and Optical Properties which Exploit Precise Nanometer Scale Structure", University of California, Los Angeles, 2001; Advisor: S. H. Tolbert
  69. Sara Y. Yu, "Coupling Alkane Dehydrogenation Reactions with Hydrogenation Reactions on Cation-modified H-ZSM5", University of California, Berkeley, 2001; Advisor: E. Iglesia

 

2000

 

  1. A. B. Agarwal, "Mechanical Properties and Structural Relationships of DC Magnetron Sputtered Chromium Nitride Thin Films as a Function of Deposition Geometry and Nitrogen Flow Rate", Master's Thesis, University of Michigan, 2000; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  2. Socorro Arteaga, "Applications of Creosote Bush in Phytoremediation of Cu(II) and Cr(VI) Ions", UTEP, 2000; Advisors: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey and R. Chianelli
  3. Melina M. Balbirnie, "Structural Studies of Sup35 and Copper-Zinc Superoxide Dismutase", University of California, Los Angeles, 2000; Advisor: D. Eisenberg
  4. Craig A. Behnke, "X-ray Crystallographic Analysis of Three Proteins: The Novel Structures of the Corn Hageman Factor Inhibitor, the G-protein Coupled Receptor Rhodopsin, and the Ultra-high Resolution Structure of the Carbonic Anhydrase", University of Washington, 2000; Advisor: D. C. Teller
  5. Albert E. Beuscher, "Structural Studies of Catalytic Antibody Mechanisms", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  6. Rajiv S. Bhatnagar, "Structure and Thermodynamics of Saccharomyces cerevisiae MyristoylCoA:Protein N-myristoyltransferase", Washington University, 2000; Advisor: J. I. Gordon
  7. Manish J. Butte, "Macromolecular Structures of Receptor-ligand Complexes from Developmental Neurobiology and Cancer Biology", University of California, San Francisco, 2000; Advisor: R. J. Fletterick
  8. Wendel A. Caldwell, "Crystal Structures at High Pressures and Temperatures", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: R. Jeanloz
  9. Bhutorn Canyuk, "Structure↔Function Analysis of a Hypoxanthine Phosphoribosyltranserase", University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2000; Advisor: A. E. Eakin
  10. Tara L. Chapman, "Biochemical Characterization of Two Cytomegalovirus MHC Class I Homologs", California Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: P. Bjorkman
  11. Chia-Chen Chen, "Characterization of Surface Hydroxyl and Fixed Charge Surface Sites for Trace Metal Sorption in Mineral Systems", University of Michigan, 2000; Advisor: K. F. Hayes
  12. Kaisheng Chen, "Protein Engineering of Azotobacter vinelandii Ferredoxin l: Reduction Potential Control and Electron-coupled Proton Transfer", University of California, Irvine, 2000; Advisor: B. K. Burgess
  13. Ming-Chu Cheng, "Studies of Heme Proteins and Nitrosylheme Proteins Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", University of Sydney, 2000; Advisors: R. S. Armstrong and P. A. Lay
  14. David M. Chudzik, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies of Two Trypanosomatid Aldolases", University of Washington, 2000; Advisor: W. Hol
  15. Christopher M. Colangelo, "Cloning, Expression, and Structural Characterization of the N-terminal 'zinc ribbon' Domain of Transcription Factor B from Various Archaea", University of Georgia, 2000; Advisor: R. A. Scott
  16. Elisa Cooper, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Nickel Speciation in Datura innoxia", Master's Thesis, San Francisco State University, 2000; Advisor: J. G. DeWitt
  17. Danette L. Daniels, "X-ray Crystallographic Structural Analysis and Biochemical Characterization of the Human CASK PDZ Domain", Yale University, 2000; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  18. Thomas C. Diller, "Crystal Structure of a Deletion Mutant of the Type IIb Regulatory Subunit of cAMP-dependent Protein Kinase", University of California, San Diego, 2000; Advisor: S. S. Taylor
  19. Ivan J. Dmochowski, "Probing Cytochrome P450 with Sensitizer-linked Substrates", California Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: H. B. Gray
  20. Jennifer L. DuBois, "Application of X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy to O2-Reactive Metalloenzymes and Inorganic Complexes", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  21. Richard L. Fahrner, "NMR and Crystal Structures of Biomacromolecules: Protegrin-1 an Anti-microbial Peptide; d(C4T4G4T4G4), an Antiparallel Motif GGC Triplex; and HMk, the Histone from Methanopyrus kandleri", University of California, Los Angeles, 2000; Advisor: D. Eisenberg
  22. James M. Freitag, "Stress Evolution in Molybdenum/Silicon Multilayer Mirrors for Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  23. Stuart L. Friedman, "The alpha-gamma Phase Transition in Cerium: New Photoemission Results from an Old Problem", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  24. Gerardo Gamez, "Characterization of the Bioreduction of Gold(III) by Alfalfa Biomass Using Spectroscopic and Electrochemical Techniques", Master's Thesis, UTEP, 2000; Advisor: J. L. Gardea-Torresdey
  25. Jesse F. Goellner, "Synthesis, Characterization, and Catalysis of Supported Site-isolated Metal Clusters", University of California, Davis, 2000; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  26. Jason R. Greenwald, "Crystallographic Analyses as a Means to Study the Structure, Stability and Function of Proteins (Immune Deficiency)", The Salk Institute, 2000; Advisor: S. Choe
  27. Drew J. Hansen, "Selenium Removal by Constructed Wetlands", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: N. Terry
  28. Andrew C. Hausrath, "Symmetry and Stalk Architecture in the Escherichia coli F(1) ATPase", University of Oregon, 2000; Advisor: B. W. Matthews
  29. Craig R. Horne, "Processing Structure Property Performance Investigations of Lithium Manganese-based Oxides for Li Rechargeable Batteries", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisors: E. J. Cairns and S. P. Cramer
  30. Tina Iverson, "Crystallographic Investigations of Respiratory Proteins", California Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  31. Farideh Jalilehvand, "Structure of Hydrated Ions and Cyano Complexes by X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", Royal Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: M. Sandström
  32. Douglas H. Juers, "A Structural View of B-Galactosidase in Action", University of Oregon, 2000; Advisor: B. W. Matthews
  33. Clara L. Kielkopf, "Structural Basis of DNA Recognition by Synthetic Ligands", California Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: D. Rees
  34. Penelope E. Kneebone, "Arsenic Geochemistry in a Geothermally Impacted System: The Los Angeles Aqueduct", California Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: J. G. Hering
  35. Ying Li, "Structural Studies of the Mechanism of DNA Polymerization by DNA Polymerase I Enzymes (Thermus aquaticus)", Washington University, 2000; Advisor: G. Waksman
  36. P. Lindqvist-Reis, "Structure of Solvated Metal Ions: Solution and Crystal Structure of Ga3+, In3+, Sc3+, Y3+, La3+ and Ca2+ Ions with Water and Non-aqueous Oxygen Donor Solvents", Royal Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: M. Sandström
  37. Timothy E. Machonkin, "Spectroscopic and Biochemical Studies of Multicopper Oxidases Involved in Iron Metabolism", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  38. Frederick B. Mancoff, "Materials Properties of Nickel Manganese Antimide and Platinum Manganese Antimide Thin Films for Half-Metallic Spin-Transport Applications", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  39. Dennis S. Martinez-Galarce, "The Solar Transition Region: High Resolution FUV-EUV Imaging and Modeling of Unresolved Coronal Funnels as Observed with the Multi-spectral Solar Telescope Array II: MSSTA II, the Second Flight", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: A. B. C. Walker, II
  40. Sarah M. McWhirter, "Crystallographic Analysis of Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptor-associated Factor 2 (TRAF2)", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: T. C. Alber
  41. Wendy E. Minke, "Structure-based Inhibitor Design: Cholera Toxin and Heat-labile Enterotoxin", University of Washington, 2000; Advisor: W. Hol
  42. John D. Morton, "The Bioavailability of Chelated and Soil-adsorbed Copper and the Resulting Effect on Soluble Methane Monooxygenase Activity in Methylosinus trichosporium Ob3", University of Michigan, 2000; Advisor: K. F. Hayes
  43. Pulakesh Mukherjee, "Four-Electron Reductions of Oxygen by Copper(I): Multinuclear Copper Dioxygen Intermediates", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: T. D. P. Stack
  44. Emily C. Mundorff, "Structural Analysis of Affinity Maturation in Catalytic Antibodies", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  45. Kristin Musgrave, "Bioinorganic Systems as Studied by X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  46. Jan Nåslund, "Solvated Trivalent Metal Ions in Solution", Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences 2000; Advisor: I. Persson
  47. Long H. Nguyen, "EXAFS Studies of Phase Transitions in High Transition Temperature Cuprate Superconductor", Master's Thesis, San Jose State University, 2000; Advisor: J. Acrivos
  48. Erica Ollmann Saphire, "Crystal Structure of an Intact Human IgG: Implications for HIV-1 Neutralization and Effector Function", The Scripps Research Institute, 2000; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  49. Hakeem M. Oluseyi, "Development of a Global Model of the Solar Atmosphere with an Emphasis on the Solar Transition Region", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: A. B. C. Walker, II
  50. Maria C. Orencia, "Structural Analysis of B-Lactam Antibiotic Resistance and Protein Evolution", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  51. Ghansham Panjabi, "Probing the Limits of Supported Metal Clusters Using Spectroscopic and Catalytic Characterization", University of California, Davis, 2000; Advisor: B. C. Gates
  52. Sudip S. Parikh, "Structural and Chemical Biology of DNA Glycosylases for Baes-Excision Repair", The Scripps Research Institute, 2000; Advisor: J. A. Tainer
  53. Katrina Peariso, "Investigation of Zinc in Biological Systems Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy. I. EXAFS Characterization of Zinc-dependent Alkyltransferase Proteins; II. Exploring the Role of Zinc in the Early Development of Danio rerio Embryos Using X-ray Fluorescence Microprobe Imaging and Micro-XANES", University of Michigan, 2000; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  54. Christopher D. Putnam, "Structural Basis for Four Paradigmatic Defenses Preventing DNA Damage in the Cell", The Scripps Research Institute, 2000; Advisor: J. A. Tainer
  55. Beth A. Rainey, "Compressive Stress in Sputter Deposited Chromium Nitride Thin Films", Master's Thesis, University of Michigan, 2000; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  56. Vidya Ramaswamy, "Evolution of Stress and Microstructure During Growth of Metal Multilayers", Stanford University, 2000; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  57. Luke M. Rice, "Structural Characterization of Yeast Vesicular Transport Proteins: X-ray Crystal Structure of Sec17p and Spectroscopic Studies of Sso1p, Sec9p, and Snc1p", Yale University, 2000; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  58. John H. Robblee, "XANES, EXAFS and Kb Spectroscopic Studies of the Oxygen-Evolving Complex in Photosystem II", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisors: M. Klein, K. Sauer
  59. Nelle L. Slack, "Structure and Function Studies of Cationic Lipid Non-viral Gene Delivery Systems", University of California, Santa Barbara, 2000; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  60. Stephen C. Stroupe, "Crystal Structures of Sec4 Bound to GDP and to a Nonhydrolyzable GTP Analog", Yale University, 2000; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  61. Dana A. Totir, "Spectroscopic Studies of Cathode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries", Case Western Reserve University, 2000; Advisor: D. A. Scherson
  62. Jane E. Weder, "Characterisation of Copper(II) Dimers of the Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug Indomethacin", University of Sydney, 2000; Advisors: B. J. Kennedy, P. A. Lay and T. W. Hambley
  63. Jay Whitacre, "Impurity Incorporation, Deposition Kinetics, and Microstructural Evolution in Sputtered Ta Films", University of Michigan, 2000; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  64. Douglas A. Whittington, "Structural Investigations of the Hydroxylase and B Proteins from the Soluble Methane Monooxygenase of Methylococcus capsulatus (Bath)", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: S. J. Lippard
  65. Jie Xu, "The Low Temperature Synthesis, Characterization and Properties of Ferroelectrics", Georgia Institute of Technology, 2000; Advisor: A. P. Wilkinson
  66. Richard C. Yu, "The Crystal Structures of the N- and C-terminal Domains of NSF", Yale University, 2000; Advisor: A. T. Brunger
  67. Zhening Zhang, "Crystal Structural Studies of Chicken Mitochondrial Cytochrome bc1 Complex", University of California, Berkeley, 2000; Advisor: S.-H. Kim

 

1999

 

  1. Abner Bello, "Cu Structure and L-Edge Absorption in Cu/X Multilayers (X = Cr, Mo, W, Ta and Re)", University of California, Davis, 1999; Advisor: T. W. Barbee, Jr.
  2. Kathryn A. Bixby, "Structural Studies of Intracellular Domains of Potassium Channels", University of California, San Diego, 1999; Advisors: S. Choe and E. Komives
  3. Laurence Bochatay, "Metal Ion Coordination on the Manganite (g-MnOOH) and Goethite (font face="symbol">a-FeOOH) Surfaces: An X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study", Umeå University, 1999; Advisor: P. Persson
  4. Jean-Francois Boily, "The Surface Complexation of Ions at the Goethite (a-FeOOH)/Water Interface: A Multisite Complexation Approach", Umeå University, 1999; Advisor: P. Persson
  5. Eric J. Boyle-Wight, "Multi-Sorbate Spectroscopic and Equilibrium Studies of Ion Sorption at the Oxide/Water Interface", University of Maine, 1999; Advisor: L. E. Katz
  6. Craig Bryant, "Fluorescence-detected Sub-Kelvin X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism -Instrumentation and Procedures", University of California, Berkeley, 1999; Advisor: S. P. Cramer
  7. Julian C.-H. Chen, "Novel Features of Lipase Activation Revealed by Structures of Cholesterol Esterase", University of California, San Francisco, 1999; Advisor: R. M. Stroud
  8. Roehl M. Cinco, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy on the Calcium Cofactor to the Manganese Cluster in Photosynthetic Oxygen Evolution", University of California, Berkeley, 1999; Advisor: K. Sauer
  9. Scott M. Crowder, "Structural Studies of RNA Recognition by the Splicing Regulator Sex-lethal", University of California, Berkeley, 1999; Advisor: T. C. Alber
  10. Pamela S. DeMarois, "Structure and Reactivity of Manganese in Photosystem II", University of Michigan, 1999; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  11. Tzanko I. Doukov, "Crystal Structure of Methyltetrahydrofolate: Corrinoid/iron-sulfur Protein Methyltransferase from Clostridium thermoaceticum at 2.2 Angstrom Resolution", University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 1999; Advisors: S. W. Ragsdale and J. J. Stezowski
  12. Jeffrey P. Fitts, "Molecular-Scale Characterization of Sorption Reactions for Copper(II), Copper(II) and Glutamate, and Chromium(III) at the Aluminum Oxide-Water Interface", Stanford University, 1999; Advisors: G. E. Brown, Jr. and G. A. Parks
  13. Andrea L. Foster, "Partitioning and Transformation of Arsenic and Selenium in Natural and Laboratory Systems", Stanford University, 1999; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  14. Paul G. Foster, "The Crystal Structure of the tRNA-modifying Enzyme E. coli Pseudouridine Synthase I", University of California, San Francisco, 1999; Advisor: R. M. Stroud
  15. Ulrich K. Genick, "The Light-sensing Reaction of Photoactive Yellow Protein", The Scripps Research Institute, 1999; Advisor: E. D. Getzoff
  16. Seth Harris, "2.1 Å Crystal and Structure and Functional Analysis of the Human Papillomavirus Type 18 E2 Activation Domain", University of California, San Francisco, 1999; Advisor: M. Botchan
  17. Jeffrey G. Hershberger, "Strain and Structure of Amorphous Boron Carbide and Silicon Thin Films", University of Michigan, 1999; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  18. Shelly D. Kelly, "XAFS Study of the Pressure Induced B1 to B2 Phase Transition", University of Washington, 1999; Advisor: R. I. Ingalls
  19. Dana Borden Lacy, "A Structural Study of Botulinum Neurotoxin", University of California, Berkeley, 1999: Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  20. Christian C. Lee, "Structure-Function Studies of Hypoxanthine Phosphoribosyltransferases: A Structural Determinant for Substrate Specificity and Involvement of a Flexible Loop Catalysis", University of North Carolina, 1999; Advisor: A. E. Eakin
  21. Cristina Lugli, "Cristallochimica di Miche di-e Triottaedriche Contenenti Litio", Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, 1999; Advisor: M. F. Brigatti
  22. Erik J. Nelson, "Structural Studies of Alkali Adsorption on Silicon Surfaces" Stanford University, 1999; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  23. John D. Ostergren, "Molecular-Scale Studies of Lead(II) Speciation in Mine Tailings and Related Model Systems: Improving Understanding of Sorption Processes in Natural Environments", Stanford University, 1999; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  24. Joseph J. Plecs, "Hydrophobic Core Packing and Backbone Flexibility in Coiled Coils", University of California, Berkeley, 1999; Advisor: T. C. Alber
  25. Anna V. Poiarkova, "X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Debye-Waller Factors", University of Washington, 1999; Advisor: J. J. Rehr
  26. Jessica B. Sakash, "Investigating the Allosteric Mechanisms of Aspartate Transcarbamoylase (Pyrimidine Biosynthesis)", Boston College, 1999; Advisor: E. R. Kantrowitz
  27. Daniel Segel, "Time-Resolved Small Angle X-ray Scattering Studies of Protein Folding", Stanford University, 1999; Advisors: S. Doniach and K. O. Hodgson
  28. Andrew K.-N. Shiau, "Structural Studies of the Human Estrogen Receptors and the Escherichia coli 90 Kilodalton Heat Shock Protein", University of California, San Francisco, 1999; Advisor: D. A. Agard
  29. Ben Spiller, "Structural Analysis of Functional Divergence in Antibodies and Enzymes", Berkeley, 1999; Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  30. Courtney M. Starks, Structural Basis for Reaction Specificity in Terpene Cyclases", University of California, San Diego, 1999; Advisor: J. P. Noel
  31. Yuriy V. Tolmachev, "New Spectroelectrochemical Techniques", Case Western Reserve University, 1999; Advisor: D. A. Scherson
  32. Ying Wang, "Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Catalytically Functional Galactose Oxidase Model Complexes", Stanford University, 1999; Advisor: T. D. P. Stack
  33. Sheri K. Wilcox, "Understanding and Directing Heme Substrate Specificity in Cytochrome c Peroxidase", The Scripps Research Institute, 1999; Advisor: D. B. Goodin
  34. Eileen Y-I. Yu, "Structural Characterizations of the Manganese Cluster in the Oxygen Evolving Complex of Photosystem II Using X-ray Absorption and X-ray Standing Wave Measurements", University of Michigan, 1999; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  35. Zhibo Zhao, "Evolution of Microstructure and Residual Stress in Sputtered Cr and CrxNy Thin Films", University of Michigan, 1999; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  36. Yong-Liang Zhu, "Eliminating Potentially Toxic Heavy Metals from the Environment: Molecular Applications of Phytoremediation", University of California at Berkeley, 1999; Advisor: N. Terry

 

1998

 

  1. Alexander M. Aronov, "Structure-based Design of Sub-micromolar, Biologically Active Inhibitors of Trypanosomatid Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate Dehydrogenase", University of Washington, 1998; Advisor: M. H. Gelb
  2. David G. Barton, "Structure and Function of Strong Solid Acid Catalysts Based on Tungsten Oxides Supported in Zirconia", University of California, Berkeley, 1998; Advisor: E. Iglesia
  3. Bruce D. Begg, "Rare-Earth and Actinide Incorporation in Zirconolite (CaZrTi2O7) and Perovskite (CaTiO3)," The University of New South Wales, 1998; Advisors: R. F. Howe and E. R. Vance
  4. Joseph A. Biscardi, "Structure and Function of Metal Cations in Light Alkane Reactions Catalyzed by Modified H-ZSM5",University of California, Berkeley, 1998; Advisor: E. Iglesia
  5. Christopher A. Bonagura, "Structure-Function Studies on the Redox-Active Tryptophan in Cytochrome c Peroxidase from Saccharomyces cerevisiae", University of California, Irvine, 1998; Advisor: T. L. Poulos
  6. Richard W. Borry, III, "Nonoxidative Methane Conversion on Molybdenum/H-ZSM5 Catalysts for use in a Hydrogen-transport Membrane Reactor", University of California, Berkeley, 1998; Advisor: E. Iglesia
  7. David Bushnell, "RNA Polymerase II Transcription Factor Complexes", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: R. Kornberg
  8. Kelly A. Daly, "Determination of Electronic Structure and Dynamics for Transition Metal Systems Using X-ray Spectroscopy", University of Michigan, 1998; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  9. Kevin P. Fahey, "Structural and Mechanical Properties of Electrode Materials for Thin Film Oxide Perovskite Device Applications", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  10. William B. Genetti, "Electrically Conducting Polymer-Matrix Composites: A Morphological and Structural Perspective", University of Oklahoma, 1998; Advisor: B. P. Grady
  11. Valerie L. Grum, "The Three-dimensional Structure of Two Repeating Units from Chicken Brain Alpha Spectrin", Northwestern University, 1998; Advisor: A. Mondragon
  12. Jake D. Haase, "Microbeam Diffraction Mapping of Microtexture in Al-LI 2090 T8E41", Georgia Institute of Technology, 1998; Advisor: S. R. Stock
  13. Carolyn M. Huff, "Contribution of Conserved Leucines to the Structural Specificity of the Leucine Zipper", M.Sc. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, 1998; Advisor: T. Alber
  14. Jonathan Hunter Dunn, "Very Thin Magnets: X-rays, Lasers and Spectroscopy", Uppsala University, 1998; Advisor: D. Arvanitis
  15. Robert M. Jones, "Ground and Excited State Spectroscopic Studies of High Valent Metal-Oxo Catalytic Intermediates: Structural and mechanistic Implications", The University of New Mexico, 1998; Advisor: M. L. Kirk
  16. Michael C. Kautzky, "Growth, Structure, and Properties of PtMnSb-based Epitaxial Thin Films and Multilayers", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  17. Robert J. Keenan, "Crystal Structure of the Signal Sequence Binding Subunit of the Signal Recognition Particle", University of California, San Francisco, 1998; Advisor: R. M. Stroud
  18. Kelly E. Loeb, "Spectroscopic Definition of the Non-heme Ferrous Active Sites in Bleomycin and Phenylalanine Hydroxylase: Relevance to Oxygen Activation", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  19. Anne Y. Matsuura, "Study of Mott-Hubbard Metal-Insulator Transitions Using Synchrotron Radiation Techniques," Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  20. I-F. T. Mau, "X-ray Crystallographic Analysis of the Pro Region-Assisted Folding of a-Lytic Protease and Expression of the Ligand Binding Domain of the Human LDL Receptor", University of California, San Francisco, 1998; Advisor: D. A. Agard
  21. Shivani Nautiyal, "Design and Characterization of a Heterotrimeric Coiled Coil", University of California, Berkeley, 1998; Advisor: T. Alber
  22. Kenneth K. Ng, "Structural Studies of Carboyhydrate and Calcium Binding to C-type Animal Lectins", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: W. I. Weis
  23. Nancy L. Ogihara, "Crystal Structures of Wild Type and an ALS Mutant Analog of Yeast Copper Zinc Superoxide Dismutase and of Two Novel Designed Coiled Coil Proteins", University of California, Los Angeles, 1998; Advisor: D. Eisenberg
  24. John B. Reitz, "Propylene Oxidation on Copper Oxide Surfaces: Electronic and Geometric Contributions to Reactivity and Selectivity", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  25. Kendra S. Rose, "Investigation of the Electronic Structure of Bioinorganic Systems Using Ligand K-Edge X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy: Applications to CuA, Metal Tetrathiolates and Iron-Sulfur Clusters", Stanford University, 1998; Advisors: K. O. Hodgson and E. I. Solomon
  26. Christopher A. Scott, "Expression, Crystallization and Crystal Structures of MHC Class II I-A(d) in Complex with Single Peptides", The Scripps Research Institute, 1998; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  27. Uma M. Sundaram, "Spectroscopic Investigation of Oxygen Intermediates and Ligand Bound Forms of Multicopper Oxidases", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  28. Hillary A. Thompson, "Dynamic Ion Partitioning Among Dissolved, Adsorbed, and Precipitated Phases in Aging Cobalt (II)/Kaolinite/Water Systems," Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  29. Fuming M. Wang, "XAFS Studies of Solid-Solid Phase Transformations at High Pressures," University of Washington, 1998; Advisor: R. I. Ingalls
  30. Mavrik Zavarin, "Sorptive Properties of Synthetic and Soil Carbonates for Selenium, Nickel, and Manganese", University of California, Berkeley, 1998; Advisor: H. E Doner
  31. Hua H. Zhang, "Multiple-Edge X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Multinuclear Iron and Copper Molecular Complexes and Protein Systems", Stanford University, 1998; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson

 

1997

 

  1. Amy C. Anderson, "A Crystallographic Study of RNA Motifs", Harvard University, 1997; Advisor: C. A. Frederick
  2. Bradley E. Bernstein, "Crystallographic Investigations of Phosphoglycerate Kinase from the Causative Agent of Sleeping Sickness", University of Washington, 1997; Advisor: W. G. J. Hol
  3. David Bocek, "Generation and Characterization of Superradiant Undulator Radiation", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  4. Sing-Foong Cheah, "Sorption of Aqueous Copper(II) and 2,2'-Bipyridine on Amorphous Silica and Alumina: A Solution and Spectroscopic Study", Stanford University, 1997; Advisors: G. E. Brown, Jr., and G. A. Parks
  5. Pamela J. Focia, "Crystallographic Analysis of Parasite HGPRTases", University of California, San Francisco, 1997; Advisor: R. J. Fletterick
  6. Christopher J. Glover, "Implantation-induced Amorphisation of Compound Semiconductors", Australian National University, 1997; Advisor: M. C. Ridgway
  7. Kenneth E. Goodwill, "Crystal Structure of Tyrosine Hydroxylase", University of California, Berkeley, 1997; Advisor: R. C. Stevens
  8. Amy B. Herhold, "Pressure-induced Structural Phase Transitions in Semiconductor Nanocrystals", University of California, Berkeley, 1997; Advisor: A. P. Alivisatos
  9. Brian Holloway, "The Relationship between the Mechanical Properties and the Chemical Structure of Carbon Nitride Thin Films", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: P. Pianetta
  10. Yining Hu, "Applications of Synchrotron Radiation and Atomic Force Microscopy to the Study of Transition Metal Oxide and Metal Hydride Electrodes", Case Western Reserve University, 1997; Advisor: D. A. Scherson
  11. Hui Huang, "Structural Characterization of Organocopper Reagents", University of Michigan, 1997; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  12. Lan Huang, "The Structural Basis of Ras Signaling: Three-dimensional Structures of the Ras-interacting Domain of RalGDS, Its Complex with Active Human Ras, and the RalB-GDP Protein", University of California, Berkeley, 1997; Advisor: S.-H. Kim
  13. Li-Wei Hung, "The Three-dimensional Structures of Five Analogs of Monellin, a Potently Sweet Protein, D-Monellin, and Racemic DL-monellin, and a Homolog of Eukaryotic Translation Initation Factor 5A from Methanococcus jannaschii", University of California, Berkeley, 1997; Advisor: S.-H. Kim
  14. Abby Kavner, "Experimental Investigations of Melting at Ultra-high Pressures and Temperatures", University of California, Berkeley, 1997; Advisor: R. Jeanloz
  15. Louis B. LaCroix, "Spectroscopic and Theoretical Studies of Perturbed Blue Copper Proteins", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  16. Otis Littlefield, "Crystal Structures of the Kluyveromyces lactis Heat Shock Transcription Factor DNA-binding Domain Complexed with DNA", University of California at Berkeley, 1997; Advisor: H. Nelson
  17. Ping Liu, "Reaction of Water with UHV-Cleaved MgO and CaO(100) Surfaces: Microscopic, Spectroscopic and X-ray Standing Wave Studies", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  18. Timothy McPhillips, "X-Ray Crystallographic Studies of the R65Q Mutant of Yeast Phosphoglycerate Kinase", California Institute of Technology, 1997; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  19. Anneli Munkholm, "Determination of Interfacial Roughness using X-Ray Scattering", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: A.I. Bienenstock
  20. Laraba J. Parfitt, "The Nature of Stress in Nanoscale Refractory Metal Sputtered Films, University of Michigan, 1997; Advisors: J. C. Bilello and S. M. Yalisove
  21. Lori A. Polette, "X-ray Spectroscopic Studies of Heavy Metal Up Take by Larrea tridentata (Creosote Bush)", MS.c. thesis, The University of Texas at El Paso, 1997; Advisor: J. Gardea-Torresdey
  22. Sean T. Prigge, "The Structure of Peptidylglycine a-hydroxylating Monooxygenase Determined by Multiple Wavelength Anomalous Dispersion at the CuK Edge", The Johns Hopkins University, 1997; Advisor: L. M. Amzel
  23. A. Ranciaro, "Structural Determination of K-feldspars by X-Ray Diffractometry and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", Università di Camerino, 1997; Advisor: A. Marcelli
  24. Anne M. Rich, "Determination of Fe-Ligand Bond Lengths and Angles in Heme Proteins using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", University of Sydney, 1997; Advisor: P. Lay
  25. Matthias C. Schabel, "Angle-resolved Photoemission Investigations of the Electronic Structure, Fermi Surface and Superconducting Gap of Yttrium Barium Copper Oxide", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  26. Jamie Schlessman, "Crystal Structure of Azotobacter vinelandii Nitrogenase Iron Protein at 2.2 Å", California Institute of Technology, 1997; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  27. G. J. Snyder, "Magnetism and Electron Transport in Magnetoresistive Lanthanum Calcium Manganite", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: T. E. Geballe
  28. Cheryl M. Stanfel, "X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Iron Substituted Zeolites - Characterization and Quantification of Incorporated Iron Species", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  29. Michael H. B. Stowell, "Ekmageion", California Institute of Technology, 1997; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  30. Norikatsu Takaura, "Synchrotron Radiation Total Reflection X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy for Microcontamination Analysis on Wafer Surfaces", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  31. Jeffrey Terry, "Photoelectron Diffraction Studies of Alkyl Overlayers on Silicon Surfaces", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: P. Pianetta
  32. Felix F. Vajdos, "The Structural Basis for Molecular Recognition of the Capsid Protein of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 by Human Cyclophilin A", University of Utah, 1997; Advisor: C. P. Hill
  33. Focco van den Akker, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies of Heat-Labile Enterotoxins from Escherichia coli", University of Washington, 1997; Advisor: E. A. Merritt
  34. Chuei-Tang Wang, "Structure and Magnetic Properties of Epitaxial Terbium-iron Thin Films", Stanford University, 1997; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  35. Heidi Warriner, "Structure and Interactions in Model Biological Membranes Containing Polymer-Lipids: Lamellar Fluid and Lamellar Biogel Phases", University of California, Santa Barbara, 1997; Advisor: C. R. Safinya
  36. Cheng Yang, "Crystal Structure of Human Mitochondrial Single-stranded DNA Binding Protein, and Crystal Structures of Cyanide Glycera Dibranchiata Hemologlobin 3 and 4", Washington State University, 1997; Advisor: C. Kang
  37. Fan Yang, "The Molecular Structure of Green Fluorescent Protein", Rice University, 1997; Advisor: G. N. Phillips, Jr.

 

1996

 

  1. John R. Bargar, "Structures and Compositions of Lead(II) Sorption Products and Surface Sites on Aluminum and Iron Oxides", Stanford University, 1996; Advisors: G. E. Brown, Jr. and G. A. Parks
  2. James Berger, "Structural Determination of a 92 kDa Fragment of Yeast Topoisomerase II by X-ray Crystallography at 2.7 Å Resolution", Harvard University, 1996; Advisors: S. C. Harrison and J. Wang
  3. Corwin H. Booth, "Local Structure, Distortions and Disorder in Advanced Perovskite Materials", University of California, Santa Cruz, 1996; Advisor: F. Bridges
  4. Douglas S. Burdette, "Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus 39E Secondary-alcohol Dehydrogenase: Molecular Basis for Stability and Catalysis", Michigan State University, 1996; Advisor: J. G. Zeikus
  5. Mary A. Canady, "X-ray Crystallographic Analysis of Turnip Yellow Mosaic Virus", University of California, Riverside, 1996; Advisor: A. McPherson
  6. Lingling Chen, "Studies of Protein Structure in Solution and Protein Folding Using Synchrotron Small-Angle X-ray Scattering", Stanford University, 1996; Advisors: K. O. Hodgson and S. Doniach
  7. Sangamithra Chintapalli, "Structural Characterization of Polymer-salt Complexes and the Role of Plasticizers in Ionic Transport", University of Oklahoma, 1996; Advisor: R. Frech
  8. Brian R. Crane, "Probing the Evolution and Catalytic Mechanism of the Metalloenzyme Sulfite Reductase Hemoprotein by X-ray Crystallography", The Scripps Research Institute, 1996; Advisor: E. D. Getzoff
  9. Michael W. Day, "X-ray Crystallographic Studies on Electron Transfer Proteins: Rubredoxin from Pyrococcus furiosus, Nitrogenase Molybdenum-iron from Azotobacter vinelandii and Ru(2,2'-BPPY)(2)(IMD)HIS83 Azurin from Pseudomonas aeruginosa", California Institute of Technology, 1996; Advisor: J. E. Bercaw
  10. Paul J. Ellis, "Structural Studies of Metalloproteins Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and X-ray Diffraction", University of Sydney, 1996; Advisor: H. C. Freeman
  11. Melissa M. Grush, "X-Ray Spectroscopy of Manganese Clusters", University of California, Davis, 1996; Advisor: S. P. Cramer
  12. Welcome R. A. Huff, "Development of a High-resolution Soft X-ray (30-1500 eV) Beamline at the Advanced Light Source and Its use for the Study of Angle-resolved Photoemission Extended Fine Structure", University of California, Berkeley, 1996; Advisors: D. A. Shirley and A. P. Alivisatos
  13. Charles C. Kankelborg, "Multispectral Observations of Coronal X-ray Bright Points", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: A. B. C. Walker, II
  14. Oleh P. Karpenko, "Evolution of Surface Roughness and Texture during Low Temperature Film Deposition", University of Michigan, 1996; Advisor: S. M. Yalisove
  15. David M. King, "Shining Light on the Electronic Structure of the High Tc Superconductors", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: Z.-X. Shen
  16. F. Jon Kull, "Crystal Structure of the Human Kinesin Motor Domain", University of California, San Francisco, 1996; Advisor: R. J. Fletterick
  17. Hung-chi Lihn, "Stimulated Coherent Transition Radiation", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  18. Matthew R. Linford, "Chemical Functionalization of Hydrogen-Terminated Silicon Surfaces: The First Self-Assembled Monolayers on Silicon", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: C. Chidsey
  19. Sandra G. Malhotra, "Depth Profiling of Strain in Thin Films and Multilayers", University of Michigan, 1996; Advisors: J. C. Bilello and S.M. Yalisove
  20. Daniel S. Marshall, "Doping Study of High Temperature Superconductors Using Angle-Resolved Photo-Electron Spectroscopy", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  21. Glen A. McConnell, "Structure and Interactions in Concentrated Diblock Copolymer Solutions", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: A. P. Gast
  22. Kent H. Nakagawa, "X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of the Copper Centers in Particulate Methane Monooxygenase, Hemocyanin, and the Regulatory Protein CuP2 from Yeast", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  23. Jeffrey H.-P. Nguyen, "Pressure-induced Sublattice Amorphization and Materials Synthesis Under High Pressures and Temperatures", University of California Berkeley, 1996; Advisor: R. Jeanloz
  24. Richard M. Osgood III, "Hysteresis Loops in Anisotropic Thin Films", Stanford University, 1996; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  25. Ronald R. Patterson, "Reduction-Oxidation Reactions of Chromate and Amorphous Iron Sulfide at the Solid-Water Interface", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Idaho, 1996; Advisor: S. E. Fendorf
  26. Maria L. Peterson, "Chromium(XI) Reduction by Magnetite: Spectroscopic Evidence of Sorption Precipitation, and Heterogeneous Oxidation -Reduction Reactions", Stanford University, 1996; Advisors: G.E. Brown, Jr. and G. A. Parks
  27. David P. Piotrowski, "Synchrotron Polychromatic X-Ray Diffraction Tomography of Large-Grained Polycrystalline Materials", Georgia Institute of Technology, 1996; Advisor: S. Stock
  28. Stephen D. Rader, "Protein Folding and Enzyme Function: X-ray Crystallographic Studies of a-lytic Protease", University of California, San Francisco, 1996; Advisor: D. A. Agard
  29. Brian M. Schick, "X-ray Diffraction Studies of EF-Tu:Ts", University of California, Riverside, 1996; Advisor: F. Jurnak
  30. Sangita Seshadri, "Compact Denatured States of Proteins: in Vivo and in Vitro", University of California, Santa Cruz, 1996; Advisor: A. L. Fink
  31. Dashuang Shi, "Structural Research on Metalloproteins and Related Compounds", University of Sydney, 1996; Advisor: H. C. Freeman
  32. Timothy L. Stemmler, "Kinetic and Spectroscopic Characterization of the Native and Inhibitor Bound Forms of the Lactobacillus plantarum Mn Catalase and Released Proteins", University of Michigan, 1996; Advisor: J. E Penner-Hahn
  33. David L. Tierney, "XAS Characterization of Bacterial Superoxide Dismutase and NMR Characterization of Substrate Binding in Phthalate Dioxygenase", University of Michigan, 1996; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  34. Steven N. Towle "Adsorption and Coprecipitation of Aqueous Cobalt(II) on Aluminum Oxide and Titanium Dioxide", Stanford University, 1996; Advisors: G. E. Brown, Jr. and G. A. Parks
  35. Xin Wang, "High Resolution X-Ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy - A New Technique for Site- and Spin- Selectivity", University of California, Davis, 1996; Advisor: S. P. Cramer
  36. Tami E. Westre, "X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Mononuclear Non-Heme Iron Enzymes", Stanford University, 1996; Advisors: K.O. Hodgson and E. I. Solomon
  37. Lan Zhou, "Structural Studies of Non-enveloped Spherical ssRNA Viruses", University of Alabama, 1996; Advisor: M. Luo

 

1995

 

  1. Joy C. Andrews, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and EPR Studies of Oriented Spinach Thylakoid Preparations", University of California, Berkeley, 1995; Advisor: K. Sauer
  2. Heather Bufford, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Binuclear Non-Heme Iron Complexes and Their Dioxygen Adducts", M.Sc. Thesis, Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  3. Jason Christiansen, "Applications of X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Low Temperature XMCD to Metalloproteins", University of California, Davis, 1995; Advisor: S. P. Cramer
  4. Brian J. Daniels, "The Effect of Structure on the Mechanical and Magnetotransport Properties of Metal Thin Films and Superlattices", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: B. M Clemens
  5. Craig E. DeForest, "High-resolution Multi-spectral Observations of Solar Coronal Open Structures: Polar and Equatorial Plumes and Rays", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: A. B. C. Walker, II
  6. Abbas Guvenilir, "Investigation into Asperity Induced Closure in an Aluminum-Lithium Alloy Using X-ray Tomography (Crack Closure)", Georgia Institute of Technology Georgia Institute of Technology, 1995; Advisor: S. R Stock
  7. Lisa J. Harris, "X-ray Crystallographic Analysis of Intact IgG Monoclonal Antibodies", University of California, Riverside, 1995; Advisor: A. McPherson
  8. Todd C. Hufnagel, "Structural and Magnetic Anisotropy in Amorphous Terbium-Iron Thin Films", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  9. Pamela Kung, "Generation and Characterization of Sub-picosecond Electron Bunches", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  10. Matthew J. Latimer, "The Role of Calcium in the Oxygen Evolving Center of Photosystem II", University of California, Berkeley, 1995; Advisor: K. Sauer
  11. Eric K. Lin, "Tethered Chains in Diblock Copolymer Structures", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor; A. P. Gast
  12. Hongbin I. Liu, "Fe K-edge and Mo K-edge X ray Absorption Studies of Metalloprotein Structures Related to Nitrogenase and Heme Iron Systems", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  13. Wayne W. Lukens, Jr., "Trivalent Metallocene Chemistry of Some Uranium, Titanium, and Zirconium Complexes", University of California, Berkeley, 1995; Advisor: Andersen, R. A.
  14. Satish Myneni, "Oxyanion-Mineral Surface Interactions in Alkaline Environments: Arsenate and Chromate Sorption and Desorption in Ettringite", Ohio State University, 1995; Advisor: S. J. Traina
  15. Sonbihn T. Nguyen, "The Designs, Syntheses, and Applications of Well-defined, Single Component Group VIII Olefin Metathesis Catalysts", California Institute of Technology, Advisor - N. S. Lewis
  16. S. Raghavan, "Strong Solid Acid Catalysts for Alkane Isomerization" M.Sc. Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 1995; Advisor: G. Larsen
  17. Susan M. Redford, "Crystallographic and Biochemical Studies of Human and Bovine Superoxide Dismutases: an Investigation of Structure, Stability, and Familial Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis", The Scripps Research Institute, 1995; Advisor: J. A Tainer
  18. Pamela J. Riggs-Gelasco, "Structural Characterization of the Manganese Cluster of the Oxygen Evolving Complex of Photosystem II Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", University of Michigan, 1995; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  19. Amit Sharma, "Structural Studies of Viral and Eukatyotic Type I DNA Topoisomerases", Northwestern University, 1995; Advisor: A. Mondragón
  20. Ying Su, "The Crystal Structure of a Deletion Mutant of the Regulatory Subunit of cAPK and Two Crystal Structures of Dihydropteridin Reductase", University of California, San Diego, 1995; Advisor: K. I. Varughese
  21. Sarah H. Tolbert, "High Pressure Studies on Nanometer Size Clusters: Structural, Optical, and Cooperative Properties", University of California, Berkeley, 1995; Advisor: A. P. Alivisatos
  22. Marc A. Vill, "Multiscalar Micro-Multilayers, a New Approach for Producing Deposits with Concurrent Strength and Toughness", University of Michigan, 1995; Advisor: J. C. Bilello
  23. Honghong Wang, "Threshold Phenomena in Atomic Inner Shells", University of Oregon, 1995; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  24. Joseph E. Wedekind, "Structural Studies of Galactose-1-Phosphate Uridylyltransferase from Escherichia coli and Enolase from Saccaromyces cerevisiae", University of Wisconsin, 1995; Advisor: I. Rayment
  25. Stephanie A. Yoshikawa, "The Study of Boron and Tellurium on Silicon", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  26. Edem M. Zielinski, "The Influence of Strain Energy on Abnormal Grain Growth in Copper Thin Films", Stanford University, 1995; Advisor: J. C. Bravman

 

1994

 

  1. Nenad M. Ban, "Crystal Structures of an Anti-Idiotypic Fab and of the Idiotype-Anti-Idiotype Complex", University of California, Riverside, 1994; Advisor: A. McPherson
  2. Alfred Q. R. Baron, "Resonant Nuclear Scattering of Synchrotron Radiation: Detector Development and Specular Scattering from a Thin Layer of 57Fe", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: G. S. Brown
  3. Nino Campobasso, "Structure Determination and Refinement at 2.2 Å of Nitrogenase MoFe-Protein from Clostridium pasteurianum", Purdue University, 1994; Advisor: J. T. Bolin
  4. David Eliezer, "Protein Folding and Protein Metallocluster Studies Using Synchrotron Small Angle X-Ray Scattering", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: S. Doniach
  5. Yeunjong Gea, "Model Compound Synthesis and Physical Studies on Enzymes from Molybdenum-containing Mesophilic and Tungsten-containing Hyperthermophilic Organisms", State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1994; Advisor: Charles S. Springer
  6. Susan E. Gibson, "o-Nitroaniline and p-Nitroaniline at High Pressures", University of California, Los Angeles, 1994; Advisor: Malcolm Nicol
  7. Richard J. Goddard, "Specific Interactions in Polyurethane Cationomers", University of Wisconsin, 1994; Advisor: S. Lance Cooper
  8. Brian P. Grady, "Orientation and Relaxation Behavior in Ionomers", University of Wisconsin, 1994; Advisor: S. Lance Cooper
  9. Albert M. Green, "Attempts to Control the Overlayer/Gallium Arsenide Interface by Ideal Antimony Termination", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  10. Jeffrey A. Guckert, "Electronic Structure Contributions of the Blue Copper Active Site to Reduction Potentials, Geometry, and Electron Transfer Pathways", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  11. Alberto Herrera-Gomez, "X-Ray Standing Wave Study of the Bi/GaAs and Bi/GaP Interfaces", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  12. Eric R. Johnson, "Physical Studies of Conformational Changes in Aspartate Transcarbamylae (ATCase),", University of California, Berkeley, 1994; Advisor: H. K. Schachman
  13. Changyoung Kim, "Photoelectron Microscopy and Development of an Imaging Band Pass Analyzer for a Magnetic Photoelectron Microscope", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  14. Guoguang Li, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Local Structure Studies of Some High Tc Superconductors", University of California, Santa Cruz, 1994; Advisor: F. Bridges
  15. Wenchuan Liang, "Structural and Oxidation State Studies of the Manganese Cluster in the Oxygen Evolving Complex of Photosystem II", University of California, Berkeley, 1994; Advisor: K. Sauer
  16. Christopher D. Lima, "The Three-dimensional Structure of the 67 kDa Amino-Terminal Fragment of E. coli DNA Topoisomerase I", Northwestern University, 1994; Advisor: A. Mondragon
  17. C. Mel Lytle, "Heavy Metal Accumulation in Great Basin Submersed Aquatic Macrophytes", Brigham Young University, 1994; Advisor: B. N. Smith
  18. Jennifer A. May, "Photoemission Studies of Carbon Dioxide on Zinc(II) and Copper(I) Surfaces", M.Sc. Thesis, Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  19. Muhammad Najih, "XAFS Spectroscopy of Selected Chromium Compounds and Chromium in Coals and Ashes", University of Kentucky, 1994; Advisor: G. P. Huffman
  20. Heinz W. Pley, "Three-dimensional Structures of a Hammerhead Ribozyme and a GAAA Tetraloop-RNA Helix Interaction", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: D. B. McKay
  21. Emma M. Proudfoot, "The Analysis of the EXAFS of Manganese Complexes", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Sydney, 1994; Advisor: H. C. Freeman
  22. Noa M. Rensing, "The Effect of Structure on the Magnetoresistance of Iron/Chromium Multilayers", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  23. Amy C. Rosenzweig, "Structural Studies of the Hydroxylase Protein of Methane Monooxygenase from Methylococcus capsulatus (Bath)", MIT, 1994; Advisor: S. J. Lippard
  24. Susan E. Shadle, "Ligand K-Edge X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of the Electronic Structure of Inorganic Model Complexes and Metalloprotein Active Sites", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  25. Hillary A. Thompson, "Structure and Composition of Uranium(VI) Sorption Complexes at the Kaolinite-Water Interface", M.Sc. Thesis, Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: G. A. Parks
  26. Kenneth S. Toth, "Structural Studies of Theilers Murine Encephalomyelitis Viruses", University of Alabama, 1994; Advisor: M. Luo
  27. Mats J. Valli, "On the Sorption of Some Soft Ligands on Sulphide Mineral Surfaces", Swedish Agricultural University, 1994; Advisor: I. Persson
  28. Richard P. Vinci, "Thermal Strains and Stresses in Copper Thin Films and Microelectronic Interconnect Structures", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: J. C. Bravman
  29. Frank G. Whitby, "Structure of Tropomyosin at 7 Å Resolution", Rice University, 1994; Advisor: G. N. Phillips
  30. Jay E. Whitmore, "EXAFS Experiments at High Pressure with Small Samples", University of Washington, 1994; Advisor: R. L. Ingalls
  31. Gerard C. L. Wong, "Surfaces, Interfaces, and Heterostructures of CaF2/Si(111)", University of California, Berkeley, 1994; Advisor: D. S. Chemla
  32. Jin Wu, "A Photoemission Study of the Diamond and the Single Crystal C60", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: I. Lindau
  33. Xiaoyu Yang, "Photoemission Study of the Epitaxial Growth of Ge on Si(100) Using Surfactants", Stanford University, 1994; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  34. Jie Yuan, "EXAFS Study of ReHEDP Anticancer Agents, Scattering Study of Nickel(acac) and Cobalt(acac), and Molecular Modeling of Metallothionein and Zinc Finger Proteins", University of Cincinnati, 1994; Advisor: R. C. Elder

 

1993

 

  1. Ralf Åkesson, "Transition Metal Ion Solvation", Royal Institute of Technology, 1993; Advisor: M. Sandström
  2. Patrick G. Allen, "New Experimental Methods for Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy (Platinum Catalyst)", University of Michigan, 1993; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  3. Jairo H. Arevalo, "Structural Basis of Antibody-Cross-Reactivity: Crystallographic Study of an Anti-progesterone Fab and Five Steroid-Fab Complexes", The Scripps Research Institute, 1993; Advisor: I. A. Wilson
  4. James A. Bain, "Structural Characterization of Thin Metallic Films and Multilayers Using X-ray Diffraction", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  5. Paul R. Besser, "X-ray Determination of Thermal Strains and Stresses in Thin Aluminum Films and Lines", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: J. C. Bravman
  6. Johan Blixt, "Some Aspects of Thallium(III) Halide and Pseudohalide Coordination in Solution", Royal Institute of Technology, 1993; Advisor: M. Sandström
  7. Yolande R. M. Bonin, "X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Study of Magnetic Systems", Simon Fraser University, 1993; Advisor: E. Daryl Crozier
  8. Robert M. Bornick, "Structure, Bonding, and Europium Valence in EuCo2-xN1-xP2 and EuCu1.75P2", University of California, Berkeley, 1993; Advisor: A. M. Stacy
  9. Dennis E. Brown, "Nuclear Dynamical Diffraction Using Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: G. S. Brown
  10. Mark Butts, "Nondestructive Examination of Nicalon Fiber Composite Preforms Using X-ray Tomographic Microscopy", Georgia Institute of Technology, 1993; Advisor: S. R. Stock
  11. M. Chaudhry, "Thermodynamic and Structural Studies of Some Divalent Ions in Solvents with Different Electron-Pair Donor Solvents", Swedish University of Agricultural Science, 1993; Advisor: I. Persson
  12. Kimber C. Clark, "Structural Characterization of Zn Sites in Metalloproteins Using X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", University of Michigan, 1993; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  13. Jonathan D. Denlinger, "Structural Studies of the Initial Stages of Fluoride Epitaxy on Si and Ge(111)", University of California, Berkeley, 1993; Advisor: M. A. Olmstead
  14. Marcia H. Grabow, "Metallic Glass Structure and Structural Relaxation: Molecular Dynamics Computer Simulations and X-ray Anomalous Scattering Measurements", Stanford University, 1993; Advisors: H. C. Anderson and A. I. Bienenstock
  15. Lynn E. Katz, "Surface Complexation Modeling of Cobalt Ion Sorption at the a-Al2O3/Water Interface: Monomer, Polymer, and Precipitation Reactions", University of Michigan, 1993; Advisor: K. F. Hayes
  16. Sunghyun Kim, "Applications of Synchrotron Radiation and Optical Spectroscopic Techniques to the Study of Electrochemical Interfaces (XAFS)", Case Western Reserve University, 1993; Advisor: D. A. Scherson
  17. Sangbeom Lee, "Nondestructive Examination of Chemical Vapor Infiltration of 0°/90° SiC/Nicalon Composites (Microstructure, Nicalon, Silicon Carbide)", Georgia Institute of Technology, 1993; Advisor: S. R. Stock
  18. Li-Chi J. Liu, "Semiconductor Quantum Dots in Glasses", University of California, Davis, 1993; Advisor: S. H. Risbud
  19. Paul L. Meissner, "Electronic Interface Behavior in PdGe Based Ohmic Contacts to n-GaAs", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  20. Charalambos Papelis, "Cadmium and Selenite Adsorption on Porous Aluminum Oxides: Equilibrium, Rate of Uptake, and Spectroscopic Studies", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: J. O. Leckie
  21. Alexander P. Payne, "X-ray Scattering from Metallic Films and Multilayers", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: B. M. Clemens
  22. Michael J. Regan, "Anisotropic Phase Separation Through the Metal-Insulator Transition in Amorphous Mo-Ge and Fe-Ge Alloys", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: A. I Bienenstock
  23. Marybeth A. Rice, "Anomalous Small Angle X-ray Scattering Studies of Amorphous Metal-Germanium Alloys", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  24. Matthew Richter, "The Si(100)-Sb 2x1 and Ge(100)-Sb 2x1 Surfaces: A Multi-Technique Study", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: I. Lindau
  25. Eli Rotenberg, "Geometrical Effects in Core-level Spectroscopy of Insulators", University of California, Berkeley, 1993; Advisors: M. A. Olmstead and P. Y Yu
  26. Sarah L. Stoll, "Synthesis, Structure and Properties of Alkali Metal Doped Lanthanum Copper Oxides", University of California, Berkeley, 1993; Advisor: A. M. Stacy
  27. Grace O. Tan, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of the Active Sites of Nickel- and Copper-Containing Metalloproteins", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  28. Ning Xu, "Spectroscopic and Solution Chemistry Studies of Cobalt(II) Sorption Mechanisms at the Calcite-Water Interface", Stanford University, 1993; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.

 

1992

 

  1. Thomas M. Breunig, "Nondestructive Evaluation of Damage in SiC/Al Metal Matrix Composite Using X-ray Tomographic Microscopy", Georgia Institute of Technology 1992; Advisor: S. R. Stock
  2. Chi-Soon Chang, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of the Active Site of Horseradish Peroxidase, Lactoperoxidase, and Their Derivatives", Utah State University, 1992; Advisor: L. S. Powers
  3. Daniel S. Dessau, "Photoemission from High-temperature Superconductors: Doping Dependences, Fermi Surfaces, Superconducting Gaps, and Metal-Superconductor Interfaces", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  4. Jane G. DeWitt, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of the Dinuclear Iron Center in Methane Monooxygenase and the Sulfur and Chlorine Centers in Photographic Materials", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  5. David A. Jackson, "Morphological Studies of Sulfonated Polystyrene and Sulfonated EPDM Ionomers", University of Connecticut, 1992; Advisor: R. A. Weiss
  6. William B. Jones, "X-ray Studies of Gold Anti-Arthritis Drugs and Related Compounds", University of Cincinnati, 1992; Advisor: R. C. Elder
  7. Paul L. King, "Photoelectron Microscopy", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  8. Ping Li, "Local Atomic Structure and Phase Stability of Zirconia Polymorphs: An X-ray Absorption Study", University of Michigan, 1992; Advisor: I. Chen
  9. Sharon R. Lunt, "Electrochemical, Photoluminescence, and Surface Studies of the Passivation of Surface Recombination Processes on Chemically Treated Gallium Arsenide Surfaces ", California Institute of Technology, 1992; Advisor: N. S. Lewis
  10. Peggy A. O'Day, "Structure, Bonding, and Site Preference of Cobalt(II) Sorption Complexes on Kaolinite and Quartz from Solution and Spectroscopic Studies", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  11. Kimberly A. Powell, "Mathematical Modeling and EXAFS Data Analysis of Heme Respiratory Proteins", Ohio State University, 1992; Advisor: J. O. Alben
  12. R. Venkatraman, "Plasticity and Flow Stresses in Aluminum Thin Films on Silicon", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: J. C. Bravman
  13. Anita K. Wahi, "Metal Interfaces with Cadmium Telluride and Zinc Telluride - A Photoemission Study", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  14. Barrett O. Wells, "Analysis of the Gap in High Temperature Superconductors Using Photoemission Spectroscopy", Stanford University, 1992; Advisor: W. E Spicer

 

1991

 

  1. Michael D. Borland, "A High Brightness Thermionic Microwave Electron Gun", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  2. Chang-Beom Eom, "Synthesis and Properties of High Tc Superconducting Thin Films and Multilayers Grown In Situ by 90° Off-Axis Sputtering", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: T. H. Geballe
  3. Bradford J. Factor, "Grazing Incidence X-Ray Scattering Studies of Thin Polymer Films", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  4. David H. Igo, "Applications of X-ray Absorption Spectroelectrochemistry", University of Cincinnati, 1991; Advisor: R. C. Elder
  5. William E. Jackson, "X-ray Absorption Analyses of Iron-Bearing Glasses and Melts: Implications for Glass-Melt Structural Differences and the Effect of Alkali and Alkaline-Earth Metals on Fe(II) Coordination", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  6. Detong Jiang, "Structural Investigations of Metastable Epitaxial Metallic Layers by Glancing Incidence X-ray Absorption Fine Structure", Simon Fraser University, 1991; Advisor: E. D. Crozier
  7. Caroline Kilbourne-Stahle, "The Development of High Resolution Calorimetric X-ray Detectors for Compton Scattering Experiments", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  8. Jianyi Lin, "Variable Energy Photoelectron Spectroscopic Studies of Small Molecule Adsorption on Copper(I) and Zinc(II) d10 Surface Sites of Relevance to Catalysts", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  9. Ken E. Miyano, "Morphology and Schottky Barrier Formation at Metal/III-V-Semiconductor Interfaces", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  10. Sudipa Mitra, "Quantitative Analysis of the Forms of Sulfur in Coal by XAFS Spectroscopy", University of Kentucky, 1991; Advisor: G. P. Huffman
  11. Lawrence S.-P. Pan, "Electrical Transport Properties of Type IIA Diamond and Polycrystalline Diamond Films Using Transient Photoconductivity", Stanford University, 1991; Advisors: P. A. Pianetta and S. Doniach
  12. James Safranek, "SPEAR Lattice for High Brightness Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  13. Stephen J. Schaphorst, "Multielectron Inner-Shell Photoexcitation in Absorption Spectra of Kr: Theory and Experiment", University of Oregon, 1991; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  14. Julia A. Sharps, "Spectroscopy of Aqueous Chloride Solution Structure, and Zn(II) and Au(II) Speciation", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  15. Jeffrey E. Silk, "Chemical Characterization of Power-Plant and Sludge-Incinerator Emissions Using Pixe and X-ray Absorption Techniques and Improvements in Data Analysis", Brigham Young University, 1991; Advisor: N. F. Mangelson
  16. Christopher J. Spindt, "Band Bending, Chemistry and Morphology of GaAs(100) Surfaces and Interfaces with Oxygen, Sulfur, and Metals", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  17. Bruce J. Tufts, "Electrochemical and Surface Chemical Studies of n-GaAs Photoanodes", California Institute of Technology, 1991; Advisor: N. S. Lewis
  18. Trevor A. Tyson, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy: Experimental K, L and KL Spectra with Quantitative Models", Stanford University, 1991; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  19. Geoffrey S. Waldo, "Spectroscopic and Kinetic Characterization of Lactobacillus plantarum Manganese Catalase", University of Michigan, 1991; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  20. Shengke Wang, "Polarized X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Iron Porphyrins and Metal Hexammines", University of Michigan, 1991; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn

 

1990

 

  1. Karl R. Bauchspiess, "A Study of the Pressure-induced Mixed-Valence Transition in SmSe and SmS by X-ray Absorption", Simon Fraser University, 1990; Advisor: E. Daryl Crozier
  2. Catherine J. Chisholm-Brause, "Sorption Mechanisms of Co(II) at Oxide/Water Interfaces", Stanford University, 1990; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  3. Victoria J. DeRose, "Studies of Manganese and Halide in the Photosystem II Oxygen Evolving Complex", University of California, Berkeley, 1990; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  4. Louis Emery, "A Wiggler Based Ultra-Low Emittance Damping Ring and Its Chromatic Correction", Stanford University, 1990; Advisor: H. Wiedemann
  5. Agneta Ericson, "Structural Studies Using X-ray Absorption and Scattering Techniques", Lund University, 1990; Advisor: I. Persson
  6. Jurgen Freund, "X-ray Absorption Fine-Structure of Solids Under High Pressure", University of Washington, 1990; Advisor: R. L. Ingalls
  7. Millie M. Georgiadis, "Crystal Structure of the Nitrogenase Iron Protein from Azotobacter vinelandii", University of California, Los Angeles, 1990; Advisor: D. C. Rees
  8. Brian D. Houser, "Study of Bond-Angle Determination by XAFS Using the Separable Spherical Wave Approximation", University of Washington, 1990; Advisor: R. L. Ingalls
  9. Him T. Tsang, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Studies of Metalloproteins: Hg-substituted Blue Copper Proteins, the MerR Metalloregulatory Protein, and Phthalate Dioxygenase", University of Michigan, 1990; Advisor: J. E. Penner-Hahn
  10. Soichi Wakatsuki, "Structural Studies of Bacteriorhodopsin Using Synchrotron Small-Angle X-ray Diffraction", Stanford University, 1990; Advisors: K. O. Hodgson and S. Doniach
  11. Lane C. Wilson, "Atomic Arrangements in Short Period Molybdenum/Germanium Multilayers", Stanford University, 1990; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock

 

1989

 

  1. Mohammad Ardehali, "Photoelectron Angular Distribution from the Disordered Condensed Phase: Theory and Experiment", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: I. Lindau
  2. John E. Benci, "A Study of Creep Damage Using Microradiography and Continuum Damage Mechanics", University of Pennsylvania, 1989; Advisor: D. P. Pope
  3. Kristine D. Butcher, "Variable Energy Photoelectron Spectroscopy on Model Catalytic Active Sites: The Electronic Structure and Bonding in Tetrahederal Iron Chlorides and Sulfides", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  4. Renyu Cao, "Schottky Barrier Formation with Metals on III-V Semiconductor Surfaces from Thin Coverages to Thick Overlayers", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: I. Lindau
  5. Terry Teh-I. Chiang, "Annealing Studies of Metals and Arsenic on Gallium Arsenide", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  6. Yong H. Chung, "Synchrotron White Beam Topographic Study of Damage Accompanying Laser Drilling", Georgia Institute of Technology, 1989; Advisor: S. R. Stock
  7. Adam F. Galambos, "The Effect of Hard Segment Content, Temperature, and Thermal History on the Morphology of Polyurethane Block Copolymers", Princeton University, 1989; Advisor: J. T. Koberstein
  8. Michael P. Green, "Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Applied to the Electrochemical Deposition of Lead on the Gold (111) Surface", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: I. Lindau
  9. R. Howland, "Determination of Dopant Site Occupancies in Copper-substituted Yttrium-Barium-Copper-Oxide by a New Application of Differential Anomalous X-ray Scattering", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: T. H. Geballe
  10. Jennchang Hwang, "Effect of Strain on the Electronic Structure of Indium Gallium Arsenide", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta
  11. Mark D. Kraitchman, "The Unmixing of Al3Li in Al-Li and Al-Li-Cu Alloys", M.Sc. Thesis, University of California, Berkeley, 1989; Advisor: D. DeFontaine
  12. A. Outrzourhit, "Extended X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure Studies of Sn-related DX Centers in Sn-Doped Ga0.7Al0.3As", Colorado School of Mines, 1989; Advisor: T. M. Hayes
  13. Richard A. Register, "Ionomer Morphology Probed by Small-Angle Scattering", University of Wisconsin, 1989; Advisor: S. L. Cooper
  14. Z.-X. Shen, "Photoemission Studies of High Temperature Superconductors and Related Materials", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: I. Lindau
  15. P. R. G. Small, "The Atomic-Scale Structure of Dilute Tin in Aluminum", Colorado School of Mines, 1989; Advisor: T. M. Hayes
  16. Stacey L. Sorensen, "Atomic Electron Spectrometry with Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1989; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  17. Steven A. Vaughn, "Small-Molecule Interaction with the Iron-Molybdenum Cofactor Site of Azotobacter vinelandii Nitrogenase", University of California, Irvine, 1989; Advisor: B. K. Burgess
  18. Joseph C. Woicik, "Synchrotron Radiation Studies of Si and Si-Ge Interfaces", Stanford University, 1989; Advisor: P. A. Pianetta

 

1988

 

  1. Glen P. Carey, "A Study of the Chemical and Electrical Disruption to Mercury Cadmium Telluride Upon Interface Formation and Surface Processing", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  2. Catherine J. Chisholm, "Structure of Divalent Lead Complexes at the g-Alumina/Water Interface", M.Sc. thesis, Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  3. Stephen V. Didziulis, "Photoemission Spectroscopic Studies of Model Catalyst Surfaces: 1) Bonding Interactions of 3d10 Metal Ion Sites; 2) The Chemistry of Copper Overlayers on Zinc Oxide Single Crystals", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  4. Lishing Hsu, "Electronic Properties of a PtGa2 Single Crystal and Photoemission Studies of the Electron Correlation Effects in the Ni-Ga and the Ni-In Intermetallic Compounds", University of California, Los Angeles, 1988; Advisors: R. Stanley Williams and E. Wong
  5. Lung-Shan Kau, "Chemical and Spectroscopic Studies on Metal Active Sites in Metalloproteins and Heterogeneous Catalysts", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  6. William M. Lavender, "Observation and Analysis of X-ray Undulator Radiation from PEP", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: G. S. Brown, Jr.
  7. Richard S. List, "Studies of the Silicon/Gallium Arsenide(110) Heterojunction and Other III-V Interfaces", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  8. Peter H. Mahowald, "Experimental Band Alignment at Germanium, Silicon and Indium Phosphide Heterojunctions", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  9. Carl E. McCants, "Photoemission and Electrical Studies of the Titanium/Gallium Arsenide (110) and Platinum/Gallium Arsenide (110) Interfaces", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  10. Jeff R. Schoonover, "Time Resolved X-ray Diffraction Using Synchrotron Radiation", Arizona State University, 1988; Advisor: S. H. Lin
  11. C. Shih, "Heterojunction Band Line-Ups and the Alloying Effect in Compound Semiconductor Alloys - A Photoemission Study", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: W. E Spicer
  12. Carl M. Stahle, "Physical and Chemical Properties of Anodic Oxide Passivant Layers in Mercury Cadmium Telluride Metal Insulator Semiconductor Structures", Stanford University, 1988; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  13. W. B. Stockton, "Structural Characterization of Polyether-Polyester Block Copolymer", Princeton University, 1988; Advisor: J. T. Koberstein
  14. Louis J. Terminello, "Surface Structures Determined Using Electron Diffraction", University of California, Berkeley, 1988; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  15. Scott B. Whitfield, "Studies of Atomic Processes with Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1988; Advisor: B. Crasemann

 

1987

 

  1. Kristine A. Bertness, "Photoemission Studies of Oxgyen Chemisorption on Gallium Arsenide and Indium Phosphide Surfaces", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  2. G. S. Bruce, "Low Temperature Study of Lactoperoxidase and Its Derivatives Using Electronic Absorption and Magnetic Circular Dichroism Spectroscopy", University of South Carolina, 1987; Advisor: J. H. Dawson
  3. James L. Cole, "Photosynthetic Oxygen Evolution Studied by Electron Paramagnetic Resonances and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy", University of California, Berkeley, 1987; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  4. Daniel J. Friedman, "Metal Interfaces with Mercury Cadmium Telluride", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: I. Lindau
  5. Ronald D. Guiles, "Structure and Function of the Manganese Complex Involved in Photosynthetic Oxygen Evolution Determined by X-ray Absorption and Electron Paramagnetic Resonance Spectroscopy", University of California, Berkeley, 1987; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  6. Kim F. Hayes, "Equilibrium, Spectroscopic, and Kinetic Studies of Ion Adsorption at the Oxide/Aqueous Interface", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  7. Pedro H. Hernández Tejeda, "X-ray Synchrotron Studies of Kinetics of Domain Growth", University of Michigan, 1987; Advisor: R. Clarke
  8. Stevan R. Hubbard, "Small-Angle X-ray Scattering Studies of Calcium-Binding Proteins in Solutions", Stanford University, 1987; Advisors: S. Doniach and K. O. Hodgson
  9. Peter J. Jupiter, "Correlation Between the Electronic Structure and Surface Chemistry of Tungsten and Tungsten Carbide", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  10. Yii-Chian Lu, "Vertical Bridgman Growth and Characterization of CdTe Crystals", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: R. S. Feigelson
  11. Ann E. McDermott, "Structural Studies of Iron and Manganese in Photosynthetic Reaction Centers", University of California, Berkeley, 1987; Advisor: K. Sauer
  12. Nathan Newman, "Electrical Study of Metal/Group III-V Semiconductor Interfaces: Comparison with the Atomic-Level Studies", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  13. John N. Otis, "Minimally Invasive Coronary Angiography with Monochromatic X-rays: Developmental Studies Utilizing Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: R. Hofstadter
  14. Carl W. Ponader, "Trace Metals in Silicate Glasses and Melts: Coordination Environments, Halogen Complexes, and Soret Diffusion", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  15. Robert T. Short, "Recoil-Energy Measurements of Slow Highly-charged Ions Produced by Synchrotron Radiation and by Swift-Ion Impact", University of Tennessee, 1987; Advisor: I. A. Sellin
  16. Arthur J. Viescas, "Photoemission Studies of Core Level Energy Shifts in Clean and Adsorbate Covered Tungsten and Platinum Single Crystal Surfaces", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: I. Lindau
  17. Jyh-Jye Yeh, "Metal/Silicon Interfaces and Their Oxidation Behavior - A Photoemission Spectroscopy Analysis", Stanford University, 1987; Advisor: I. Lindau

 

1986

 

  1. Charles C. Bahr, "Chemisorption Geometries of Sulfur on Copper and Molybdenum Surfaces", University of California, Berkeley, 1986; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  2. Kuan K. Chin, "Initial Stage of the Schottky Barrier Formation of Metal/III-V Semiconductor Interfaces", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: I. Lindau
  3. Susan L. Cohen, "Variable Energy Photoelectron Spectroscopic Studies of d9 and d10 Metal Chloride and Oxide Surfaces", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: E. I. Solomon
  4. Tricia A. Ferrett, "Photoionzation of Atoms and Small Molecules Using Synchrotron Radiation", University of California, Berkeley, 1986; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  5. Alice M. Fischer-Colbrie, "Grazing Incidence X-ray Studies of Thin Amorphous Layers", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  6. Philip A. Heimann, "Near Threshold Studies of Photoelectron Satellites", University of California, Berkeley, 1986; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  7. Jeffrey J. Hoyt, "An Anomalous Small Angle X-ray Scattering Study of Phase Separation in the AlZnAg System", University of California, Berkeley, 1986; Advisor: D. DeFontaine
  8. William E. Jackson, "EXAFS Study of the Potassium Coordination Environment in Glasses from the NaAlSi3O8-KAlSi3O8 Binary: Structural Implications for the Mixed-Alkali Effect", M.Sc. thesis, Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  9. Allen L. Johnson, "Platinum Surface Chemistry Studied by Thermal Desorption Spectroscopy and Near Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Absorbate Effects", University of California, Berkeley, 1986; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  10. Jon C. Levin, "Auger Transitions in Noble Gases Following Inner-Shell Ionization by Electron Bombardment and by Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1986; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  11. Robert D. Lorentz, "Structural Investigations of Amorphous Iron-Germanium Alloys Using Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  12. Karl F. Ludwig, Jr., "Anomalous X-Ray Scattering Studies of Liquids", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  13. Nelson W. Lytle, "Proton-Induced X-Ray Emission, Proton-Induced Gamma-ray Emission, and X-ray Absorption", Brigham Young University, 1986; Advisor: N. F. Mangelson
  14. Jun Nogami, "Rare Earth Metal/Semiconductor Interfaces and Compounds", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: I. Lindau
  15. J. N. Owens, "Small Angle Scattering Investigation of the Microphase Separation Transition in Diblock Copolymers and Diblock Copolymer/Homopolymer Blends", Princeton University, 1986; Advisor: J. T. Koberstein
  16. Steven W. Robey, "Local Surface Structures of c(2x2)S/Ni(011) and (2x2) S/Ge(111) Determined Using ARPES", University of California, Berkeley, 1986; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  17. Daniel J. Sajkowski, "Catalysis by Metals: Single Crystals, Supported or Unsupported Polycrystals, and Coordination Complexes", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: M. Boudart
  18. Mahesh G. Samant, "Atomic and Electronic Structure of Supported Monometallic and Bimetallic Clusters", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: M. Boudart
  19. Joel A. Silberman, "A Photoemission Study of the Electronic Structure and Oxidation Properties of Mercury Cadmium Telluride", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  20. Eric B. Sirota, "X-ray Scattering Study of the Thickness Dependent Phase Diagram of Liquid Crystal Films", Harvard University, 1986; Advisor: P. S. Pershan
  21. E. D. Specht, "Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Studies of Transitional and Orientational Order in Monolayer Krypton on Graphite", MIT, 1986; Advisor: R. J. Birgeneau
  22. Edmund W. Svastits, "Functionalized Nitrogen Atom Transfer Catalyzed by Cytochrome P-450 and Spectroscopic Properties of Heme Proteins and Model Heme Complexes", University of South Carolina, 1986; Advisor: J. H. Dawson
  23. Michael D. Williams, "The Effect of Chemical Reactivity and Charge Transfer on Gallium Arsenide (110) Schottky Barrier Formation", Stanford University, 1986; Advisor: W. E. Spicer

 

1985

 

  1. George B. Armen, "Threshold Double Photoexcitation of Atoms with Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1985; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  2. John J. Barton, "Angle-resolved Photoemission Extended Fine Structure", University of California, Berkeley, 1985; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  3. Martha A. Berding, "Calculation of Cu K-Edge Photoabsorption Spectra Using an Extended Continuum Multiple Scattered Wave Method", Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: S. Doniach
  4. Stephen J. Eglash, "Characterization and Modification of Aluminum-Gallium Arsenide Schottky Barriers", Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  5. Edward N. Keller, "Magnetic X-ray Study of a Gadolinium-Iron Amorphous Alloy", University of Washington, 1985; Advisor: E. A. Stern
  6. Kyungha Kim, "A Study of Basic Properties and Applications of EXAFS", University of Washington, 1985; Advisor: E. A. Stern
  7. Leonard E. Klebanoff, "Photoelectron Spectroscopy Studies of Cr(001) Surface Ferromagnetism and Near-Surface Antiferromagnetism", University of California, Berkeley, 1985; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  8. Jeffrey G. Nelson, "The Electronic Structure of Gold Gallium Two and Gold Indium Two Intermetallic Compounds", University of California, Los Angeles, 1985; Advisor: R. S. Williams
  9. David L. Parkhurst, "The Application of EXAFS and Mean-Activity Coefficient Data to Ion-Association Models for the Zinc-Chloride System", M.Sc. Thesis, Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  10. William G. Petro, "Metal and Oxygen Interactions with III-V Compound Semiconductor Surfaces", Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  11. R. Pro, "Development of a Linear Gas-Proportional X-ray Detector System for Determination of Partial Structure Function in Al, Ag and Zn Alloys", University of California, Berkeley, 1985; Advisor: D. DeFontaine
  12. Michael Seul, "Monolayers and Thin Monolayers of Phospholipids: Interfacial Structures, Molecular Diffusion, and Applications in Immunology", Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: H. McConnell
  13. Victor Skita, "Profile Structures of Ultrathin Multilayer Films by X-ray Diffraction Using Direct and Refinement Methods of Analysis", University of Pennsylvania, 1985; Advisor: J. Kent Blasie
  14. Teresa Anne G. Smith, "Single Crystal Polarization X-ray Absorption Studies of Copper Complexes", Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  15. Guang Zhang, "Catalysis of the Oxidation of Dihydrogen by Supported Gold", Stanford University, 1985; Advisor: M. Boudart

 

1984

 

  1. Charles E. Bouldin, "An EXAFS Study of Amorphous Ge and of the Fe Impurity in Silicon Nitride", University of Washington, 1984; Advisor: E. A. Stern
  2. Grant B. Bunker, "An X-ray Absorption Study of Transition Metal Oxides", University of Washington, 1984; Advisor: E. A. Stern
  3. Krishna M. Choudhary, "Surface Sensitive Photoemission EXAFS: A New Structural Tool", Stevens Insitute of Technology, 1984; Advisor: G. M. Rothberg
  4. Michael G. Durrett, "Study of KrC1/Dr2Cl Excited State Kinetics Using Synchrotron Radiation Excitation", Rice University, 1984; Advisor: G. King Walters
  5. Kim S. Eble, "Mechanistic Studies of Cytochrome P-450-CAM: A. NADH and Oxygen Dependent Multiple Turnovers of Cytochrome P-450 CAM Without Putidaredoxin and Putidaredoxin Reductase. B. Novel Reactivity of Cytochrome P-450-CAM: Methyl Hydroxylation of 5,5-Difluorocamphor", University of South Carolina, 1984; Advisor: J. H. Dawson
  6. M. K. Eidsness, "EXAFS and XANES Studies of Gold in Complexes of Biological Significance", University of Cincinnati, 1984; Advisor: R. C. Elder
  7. Joyce A. Guest, "Studies of Molecular Photoion and Photofragment Alignment", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: R. N. Zare
  8. Jeffrey B. Kortright, "Structural Studies of Amorphous Mo-Ge Alloys Using Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  9. Jae S. Lee, "Molybdenum Carbide Catalysts", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: M. Boudart
  10. David A. McKeown, "Spectroscopic Study of Silica-Rich Glasses and Selected Minerals within the Sodium Aluminosilicate System", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  11. George D. Meitzner, "Characterization of Gold/Y-Zeolite and its Catalytic Activity in the H2-O2 Reaction", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: M. Boudart
  12. Simon G. J. Mochrie, "Structures and Transitions in Systems with Competing Interactions", MIT, 1984; Advisor: R. J. Birgeneau
  13. Richard S. Moog, "Fluorescence Quenching of Chlorophyllide and Protoporphyrin-Protein Complexes by Electron Transfer", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: S. G. Boxer
  14. Bradford B. Pate, "The Diamond Surface: Atomic and Electronic Structure", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  15. James E. Penner-Hahn, "X-ray Absorption Studies of Metalloprotein Structure: Cytochrome P-450, Horseradish Peroxidase, Plastocyanin, and Laccase", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  16. Heather B. Ponader, "An EXAFS and X-ray Diffraction Study of the Local Ca Environment in Anorthite (CaAl2Si2O8) Crystal and Glass", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: G. E. Brown, Jr.
  17. Robert S. Weber, "Structure and Reactivity of Platinum Clusters Supported on Y-Type Zeolites", Stanford University, 1984; Advisor: M. Boudart

 

1983

 

  1. Mark R. Antonio, "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure of the Iron-Molybdenum Cofactor of Nitrogenase, the Three-Iron Ferredoxin II of Desulfovibrio gigas, and of Synthetic Molybdenum and Tungsten-Iron-Sulfur and Iron-Sulfur Model Systems (Part I) and Intercalation of Tetrathiafulvalene into Iron Oxychloride (Part II)", Michigan State University, 1983; Advisor: H. Eick
  2. Man-Sung Co, "X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Hemocyanin and Hemerythrin", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  3. Jeff Collett, "X-ray Scattering Study of Liquid Crystal Thin Films", Harvard University, 1983; Advisor: P. S. Pershan
  4. Steven D. Conradson, "X-ray Absorption Studies of the Molybdenum Site of Nitrogenase", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  5. Paul R. Findley, "Optical Properties and Electronic States of Lead Fluoride and Lead Chlorine", University of California, Santa Barbara, 1983; Advisor: W. C. Walker
  6. David B. Goodin, "The Local Structure of Manganese in the Photosynthetic Apparatus and Superoxide Dismutase: An X-ray Absorption Study", University of California, Berkeley, 1983; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  7. Paul H. Kobrin, "Atomic Photoelectron Spectroscopy Studies Using Synchrotron Radiation", University of California, Berkeley, 1983; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  8. Stephen Laderman, "Structural Studies of Amorphous Semiconductors Containing Transition Metals", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  9. Dennis W. Lindle, "Inner-Shell Photoemission from Atoms and Molecules Using Synchrotron Radiation", University of California, Berkeley, 1983; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  10. Azzam N. Mansour, "X-ray Absorption Studies of Silica-supported Platinum Catalysts", North Carolina State University, 1983; Advisor: D. E. Sayers
  11. Edward C. Marques, III, "Thermal Motion of Surface Atoms in Silica Supported Platinum and Iridium Catalyst Clusters: An EXAFS Spectroscopy Study", Washington State University, 1983; Advisor: D. R. Sandstrom
  12. Richard C. Miake-Lye, "Anomalous X-ray Scattering As A Probe of Biological Structure", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: S. Doniach
  13. C. C. Parks, "The Auger Decay Mechanism in Photon Stimulated Desorption of Ions from Surface", University of California, Berkeley, 1983; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  14. Jorge L. Sanchez Arrieta, "Structural Studies of Hydrodesulfurization Catalysts", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: M. Boudart
  15. Daniel G. Stearns, "Early Photo Luminescence Decay in Amorphous Hydrogenated Silicon", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  16. Peter M. Stefan, "A Photoemission Study of the Electronic Structure and Surface Chemical Properties of Tungsten Carbide and of a Carbonized Tungsten Model Surface for Tungsten Carbide", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  17. G. Brian Stephenson, "Early-Stage Phase Separation in Amorphous Solids: A Time-resolved SAXS Study", Stanford University, 1983; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  18. James G. Tobin, "Dimensionality and Its Effects Upon the Valence Electronic Structure of Ordered Metallic Systems", University of California, Berkeley, 1983; Advisor: D. A Shirley
  19. John M. Tranquada, "X-ray Absorption Studies of Solids at High Pressure", University of Washington, 1983; Advisor: R. L. Ingalls

 

1982

 

  1. L. A. Anderson, "The Active Site Environments of Heme Iron Mono-Oxygenases: Spectroscopic Investigations of Cytochrome P-450 and Secondary Amine Mono-Oxygenases", University of South Carolina, 1982; Advisor: J. H. Dawson
  2. Sean M. Brennan, "Surface EXAFS of Sulphur on Nickel", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  3. Richard F. Davis, "Angular Distribution and Atomic Effects in Condensed Phase Photoelectron Spectroscopy", University of California, Berkeley, 1982; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  4. Michael H. Hecht, "Synchrotron Radiation Measurements of Subshell Photoionization Cross Sections: Techniques and Applications", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: I. Lindau
  5. Paul A. Heiney, "Phase Transitions of 2D Atomic and Molecular Crystals", MIT, 1982; Advisor: R. J. Birgeneau
  6. Keith H. Jackson, "Photoion Fluorescence Polarization: A Study of Molecular Ionization Dynamics", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: R. N. Zare
  7. Se-Jung Oh, "Resonance and Relaxation Effects in Photoemission Spectroscopy", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: I. Lindau
  8. James E. Pollard, "Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Supersonic Molecular Beams", University of California, Berkeley, 1982; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  9. Daniel H. Rosenblatt, "High Resolution Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy and Photoelectron Diffraction Studies of the Geometric Structure of Adsorbates on Single Crystal Metal Surfaces", University of California, Berkeley, 1982; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  10. Mei-Ling Shek, "Electronic Structure of Platinum-Copper Surfaces and Chemisorption of Carbon Monoxide", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: I. Lindau
  11. Perry R. Skeath, "Chemical Bonding Phenomena of Column 3 and 5 Adsorbates and Fermi Energy Stabilization Mechanism on GaAs (110)", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: W. E Spicer
  12. Stephen H. Southworth, "Atomic and Molecular Photoelectron and Auger Electron Spectroscopy Studies Using Synchrotron Radiation", University of California, Berkeley, 1982; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  13. Roman O. Tatchyn, "The Introduction and Development of a New Method for Measuring the Optical Constants of Metals in the Soft X-ray Range", Stanford University, 1982; Advisor: I. Lindau
  14. Vittal K. Yachandra, "EXAFS Studies of Carbonic Anhydrase and Resonance Raman Spectroscopy of Iron-Sulfur Proteins", Princeton University, 1982; Advisor: T. Spiro

 

1981

 

  1. Jeannette M. Fine, "Structure and Stoichiometry in Highly Concentrated Aqueous Solutions of CuBr2", Washington State University, 1981; Advisor: D. R. Sandstrom
  2. Jon A. Kirby, "An X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study of Manganese Containing Compounds and Photosynthetic Spinach Chloroplasts", University of California, Berkeley, 1981; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  3. Frank W. Kutzler, "Electronic Structure Calculations of Germanium, Molybdenum Chromium and Erbium Compounds: Predicted K and L Edge Absorption Spectra", Stanford University, 1981; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  4. Chung-Yi Su, "Photoemission Studies of the Interaction of Oxygen with Solid Surfaces", Stanford University, 1981; Advisor: I. Lindau
  5. A. M. Tavormina, "The Utility of Resonance X-ray Diffraction for Determining the Positions of Instrinsic Metal Atoms within Biological Membranes: Studies on a Reconstituted Cytochrome c Oxidase System", University of Pennsylvania, 1981; Advisor: J. Kent Blasie
  6. T. P. Walker, "Spectroscopic Studies of Molybdenum Complexes as Models for Nitrogenase", University of California, Berkeley, 1981; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  7. Deborah L. Weissman, "Oxygen Chemisorption and Water Synthesis on Palladium and Palladium-Gold; A Study by Thermal Desorption and Photoemission", Stanford University, 1981; Advisor: W. E. Spicer

 

1980

 

  1. Bruce A. Bunker, "An X-ray Absorption Study of Tetrahedral Semiconductors", University of Washington, 1980; Advisor: E. A. Stern
  2. Patrick Frank, "The Biochemistry of Transition Metals: Copper, Vanadium, and Iron", Stanford University, 1980; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  3. Paul H. Fuoss, "Structural Studies of Amorphous Materials Using X-ray Anomalous Scattering", Stanford University, 1980; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  4. Leo G. Herbette, "Structure-Function Correlation Studies of Isolated and Reconstituted Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Membranes", University of Pennsylvania, 1980; Advisor: J. Kent Blasie
  5. Stephen D. Kevan, "Normal Emission Photoelectron Diffraction: A New Technique for Determining Surface Structure", University of California, Berkeley, 1980; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  6. J. M. Lornston, "Characterization of Pt/Al2O3 Catalysts by Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure", University of Delaware, 1980; Advisor: J. R. Katzer
  7. James M. Pachence, "Structural Studies on Reconstituted Reaction Center: Phospholipid Membranes and Structural Aspects of Cytochrome c Binding to Reaction Centers", University of Pennsylvania, 1980; Advisor: J. Kent Blasie
  8. Richard V. Taylor, "Matrix Spectroscopy of Rare-Gas Oxides and Sulfides", University of California, Santa Barbara, 1980; Advisor: W. C. Walker
  9. Dennis J. Trevor, "Photoelectron Photoion Molecular Beam Spectroscopy", University of California, Berkeley, 1980; Advisor: D. A. Shirley

 

1979

 

  1. Thomas D. Bonifield, "Time Resolved Spectroscopy of Krypton and Xenon Molecules Excited by Electron Impact and by Monochromatic Synchrotron Radiation", Rice University, 1979; Advisor: G. K. Walters
  2. Marianne Breinig, "Precision Determining of Atomic Level Energies by Absorption Spectrometry with Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1979; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  3. Fernando A. de Freitas Costa Parente, "Measurement of the Inelastic Scattering Cross Section of Neon with Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1979; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  4. David R. Denley, "Determination of Morphology and Electronic Structure in Solids with 20-1000 eV Radiation", University of California, Berkeley, 1979; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  5. Daniel T. Ling, "Angle-integrated and Angle-resolved Photoemission Studies of Chemisorption on Copper and Copper/Nickel", Stanford University, 1979; Advisor: I. Lindau
  6. Jeffrey N. Miller, "Photoemission Studies of Adsorption and Oxidation of Selected Metals and Semiconductors", Stanford University, 1979; Advisor: I. Lindau
  7. Kenneth A. Mills, "The Determination of Electronic State in Crystalline Semiconductors and Metals by Angle-Resolved Photoemission", University of California, Berkeley, 1979; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  8. Erwin D. Poliakoff, "Time-resolved Spectroscopy Using Synchrotron Radiation", University of California, Berkeley, 1979; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  9. Alan S. Robertson, "X-ray Absorption Studies of Graphite Intercalates and Metal-Ammonia Solutions", University of California, Berkeley, 1979; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  10. Richard A. Rosenberg, "Studies of Electron Correlation in the Photoionization Process", University of California, Berkeley, 1979; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  11. Thomas D. Tullius, "Structures of Metal Complexes in Biological Systems: EXAFS Studies of Blue Copper Proteins, Xanthine Oxidase and Vanadocytes", Stanford University, 1979; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  12. Michael G. White, "Photoelectron Spectroscopy of Heavy Molecules", University of California, Berkeley, 1979; Advisor: D. A. Shirley

 

1978

 

  1. Patrick W.-k. Chye, "Photoemission Studies of the Oxidation of and Schottky Barrier Formation on GaSb, InP, and GaAs", Stanford University, 1978; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  2. Charles M. Garner, "Surface and Interface Studies of Oxygen on Silicon, III-V Heterojunctions, Schottky Barriers", Stanford University, 1978; Advisor: I. Lindau
  3. James C. Phillips, "Crystal Structure Determination Using Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1978; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  4. J. P. Smith, "Molybdenum-Substrate Interactions in Nitrogenase: An EXAFS Study", University of California, Berkeley, 1978; Advisor: M. P. Klein
  5. Paul S. Wehner, "Valence Band Photoemission Studies of Clean Metals", University of California, Berkeley, 1978; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  6. Richard S. Williams, "Angle-Resolved Photoelectron Spectroscopy Applied to the Determination of the Surface Electronic Structure of Crystalline Metals", University of California, Berkeley, 1978; Advisor: D. A. Shirley

 

1977

 

  1. Gustav R. Apai, II, "Photoemission Studies of Clean and Adsorbate Covered Metal Surfaces Using Synchrotron and UV Radiation Sources", University of California, Berkeley, 1977; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  2. Stephen P. Cramer, "Chemical Application of X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy - Nitrogenase and Cytochrome P-450", Stanford University, 1977; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  3. T. K. Eccles, "X-ray Absorption Studies of Hemocyanin", Stanford University, 1977; Advisor: K. O. Hodgson
  4. Sally Jane H. Hunter, "A Structural Study of Amorphous Copper-Arsenic Triselenide Alloys Using EXAFS", Stanford University, 1977; Advisor: A. I. Bienenstock
  5. Gene E. Ice, "Measurements of X-ray Scattering Cross Sections of Hydrogen and Helium with Synchrotron Radiation", University of Oregon, 1977; Advisor: B. Crasemann
  6. Fenton R. McFeely, "Relaxation and Cross Section Effects in Valence Band Photoemission Spectroscopy", University of California, Berkeley, 1977; Advisor: D. A. Shirley
  7. Piero A. Pianetta, "Photoemission Studies of Solids Using Synchrotron Radiation", Stanford University, 1977; Advisor: I. Lindau
  8. Kenneth K. Y. Yu, "Photoemission and Thermal Desorption Studies of the Adsorption of Simple Molecules on Transition Metals and Alloys", Stanford University, 1977; Advisor: W. E. Spicer

 

1975

 

  1. Paul E. Gregory, "Ultraviolet Photoemission Studies of the Surface States and Properties of the (110) Gallium Arsenide Surface, and of the Oxidation of Cesium", Stanford University, 1975; Advisor: W. E. Spicer
  2. Brian M. Kincaid, "Synchrotron Radiation Studies of K-Edge X-ray Photo-absorption Spectra: Theory and Experiment", Stanford University, 1975; Advisor: S. Doniach
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