Archived Dissertation and Thesis Abstracts

Theses and Dissertations

This page contains a list of graduate students in the Tennessee Technological University Chemical Engineering Department who have defended a Ph.D. thesis or presented an M.S. or Distinction in the Major (DITM) thesis. In each individual PDF file, you will find the name of the student, the complete title of the thesis, the presentation data and names of their committee members, and the summary (or abstract). If you require additional information about any of these abstracts, contact the Chemical Engineering Department at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Dr. Pedro Arce  
2005

Ibanez, Maria Fernanda (M.S.)
Pridemore, Heather R. (M.S.)

Dr. Joseph J. Biernacki  
2006
Batiste, Jeremiah (M.S.)
Vazrala, Anil (M.S.)
2005
Johanns, Kurt Edward (DITM)
Parnham, Carl J. (M.S.)
2004
Dalavaipalle, Vikranth (M.S.)
Gopisetti, Himabindu (M.S.)
Vyas, Naitik (M.S.)
Watada, Raghavendra Raju (M.S.)
2003
Kannan, Pravin (M.S.)
Richardson, John (M.S.)

2002

Das, Priyabrata (M.S.)
Vora, Nirav D. (M.S.)
2001
Subramanian, RamKumar (M.S.)
Williams, P. Jason (M.S.)
2000
Jani, Bhishima A. (M.S.)
Mehta, Kaushal B. (M.S.)

1999

Lau, Eik Lang (M.S.)
Wang, Yewei (M.S.)
Dr. J. Richard Booth  
1999
Kelly, William K. (M.S.)
Tadinada, Vijay (M.S.)
Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi  
1995
Soler, Jorge A.D. (Ph.D.)
Subramoniam, Amudhan (M.S.)
Yu, Yishan (M.S.)
1994
Kommana, Sujeev K. (M.S.)
Dr. Edgar C. Clausen  
1980
Shah, Ashok H. (M.S.)
1979
Chen, Jan-Ku (M.S.)
Dr. Albert Cooper  
1968
Lin, Ta-Ming (M.S.)
Park, Moon S. (M.S.)
Rouse, Jr., Robert N. (M.S.)
1967
Jhaveri, Aziz A. (M.S.)
Lilani, M.A. (M.S.)
Dr. Lloyd W. Crawford  
1968
Chia, Wen-hsiang (M.S.)
Thakkar, Ramesh V. (M.S.)
1967
Chang, Hong-Li (M.S.)
Chen, Cheng-Chang (M.S.)
Dadabhoy, Porus N. (M.S.)
Li, Hsin-Ying (M.S.)
Mody, Keki H. (M.S.)
Shah, Bharat M. (M.S.)
Dr. Patricia Dycus  
2002
Mathis, Nathan P. (M.S.)
Simhadri, Jyothirmai J. (M.S.)
Dr. William D. Holland  
1995
Devaraju, Prashant (M.S.)
Healy, Kathryn D. (M.S.)
1994
Miller, Shawn W. (M.S.)
1992
Depew, Kevin E. (M.S.)
Maiti, Biswjit (M.S.)
1991
Sinkre, Ajay T. (M.S.)
Subramanian, Ravichandran (M.S.)
1985

Li, Po-Chiun (M.S.)

1984
Chiu, Chih-Hwa (M.S.)
1982
Taqui, Abdulkader Mohammed (M.S.)
1979
Kamat, Vivek D. (M.S.)
Koneru, Prasad B. (M.S.)
Shen, Ree-Chung (M.S.)
1978
Jones, Sydney W. (M.S.)
1977
Clark, Jr., Harold E. (M.S.)
1976
Lohrasbi, Jahanshah (M.S.)
1970
Chen, Stephen Ho-Kung (M.S.)
Pann, James Yuan (M.S.)
1969
Hsu, Kuo Chien (M.S.)
Shiau, Ju-Fu (M.S.)
1968
Kwon, Youn Tak (M.S.)
Ladd, Noble Wayne (M.S.)
Patel, Ramesh V. (M.S.)
Siau, En Min (M.S.)
1967
Cheng, Sam Shih-Ching (M.S.)
Chiang, Meng-Tech (M.S.)
Dr. Clayton P. Kerr  
1998
Dang, Weijing (M.S.)
1997
Johnson, Larry A.L. (M.S.)
1995
Pyla, Srinivas (M.S.)
1993
Said, Muhammad (Ph.D.)
1992
Chairatana, Tivatot (M.S.)
Chen, Guodong (M.S.)
1990
Chang, Chih Hung (M.S.)
Yang, Pei-Yuan (M.S.)
1983
Smaili, Abdulkarin (M.S.)
1982
Wang, Yun (M.S.)
Dahouk, Ibrahim K. (M.S.)
Tong, Meu-Chang (M.S.)
1980
Chen, Sheau-Li (M.S.)
1975
Pisitpong, Supavat (M.S.)
Rogers, Philip Conrad (M.S.)
1974
Chu, Tsun Nan (M.S.)
Gray, Danny Lynn (M.S.)
Dr. John T. Mason, III  
1985
Reagan, Joel Grimes (M.S.)
1983
Leonard, David Rhea (M.S.)
Dr. John C. McGee  
1989
Bourne, Michael Ray (M.S.)
1969
Lung, Swei-Yun (M.S.)
1968
Lu, Harry Shih-Chin (M.S.)
Dr. Melvin A. Nobles  
1976
Natarajan, Swaminathan (M.S.)
1975
Shah, Satish N. (M.S.)
1970
Cheng, Chin-Ming (M.S.)
Wagle, Hamid I. (M.S.)
1969
Tandon, Harikrishan D. (M.S.)
Vora, Virendra M. (M.S.)
1968
Yang, Tsuo-I (M.S.)
Dr. Kenneth R. Purdy  
1974
Ventrice, Marie Busck (Ph.D.)
Dr. Fyodor Shutov  
2001
Apte, Vaibhav Vishnu (M.S.)
Bharadwaj-Somaskandan, Sathyam (M.S.)
Jeung, Soondeuk (M.S.)
Krishnamurthi, Balachandhar (M.S.)
2000
Ananthanarayan, Venkatesh T. (M.S.)
1999
Yuan, Yuan (M.S.)
1998
Patel, Tapan Y. (Ph.D.)
1997
Law, Wai Kwong (M.S.)
Mitchell, Cassandra Yvette (M.S.)
Paladugula, Jayagopal (M.S.)
Swisher, Karena L. (M.S.)
Dr. Venkat R. Subramanian  
2004
Diwakar, Vinten D. (M.S.)
Maddirala, Vamsi K. (M.S.)
Tapriyal, Deepak (M.S.)
Dr. William B. Swim  
1987
Eleftheriou, Polyvios C. (Ph.D.)
Dr. Donald P. Visco, Jr.  
2005
Challa, Venkata V. (M.S.)
Childers, Crystal R. (DITM)
Dube, Sanjay (M.S.)
Rawlings, Robyn D. (DITM)
Weis, Derick C. (M.S.)
2003
Kotu, Archana (M.S.)
Narayanan, Anand (M.S.)
Swaminathan, Saravanan (M.S.)
Thattaiparthasarathy, Krishnanbalaji (M.S.)
Thopasridharan, Mahesh (M.S.)
2002
Baburao, Barath (M.S.)
Parthasarathy, Ranganathan (M.S.)
Pophale, Ramdas S. (M.S.)
Dr. Chunsheng Wang  
2005
D'Souza, Steven Raymond (M.S.)
Kasavajjula, Uday Shankar (M.S.)
Lawson, Richard A. (DITM)
Dr. David Whitmire  
2003
Masilamani, Ravin J. (M.S.)
Dr. David W. Yarbrough  
2001
Bommareddy, Sampath Kumar (M.S.)
Kanade, Parag Shripad (M.S.)
Male, Jeffrey D. (M.S.)
Pegel, Anthony F. (M.S.)
2000

Konda, Rajasekhar R. (M.S.)
Kondapi, Phaneendra (Ph.D.)

1999
Gold-Sipe, Arthur C. (M.S.)
1998
Wang, Bing (M.S.)
1997
Bryant, Johnny Dewayne (M.S.)
Chua, Chin K. (M.S.)
Dycus, Patricia J.M. (Ph.D.)
1996
Andrews, Gregory J. (M.S.)
Pattaragosol, Teeawut (M.S.)
1995
Fraley, Tony L. (M.S.)
Sulaiman, Rame Y. (M.S.)
1994
Bethi, Jagadeeshwar (M.S.)
Wartono, Joko (M.S.)
Wudhapitak, Siridej (Ph.D.)
1993
Ahmed, Mamun (M.S.)
Chaybutra, Chawala (M.S.)
Destephen, Mario Rudy (Ph.D.)
Dycus, Patricia J.M. (M.S.)
Kathiresan, Anbazhagan (M.S.)
Nachimuthu, Rajakumar (M.S.)
Patel, Rajesh B. (M.S.)
1992
Destephen, Jorque Arturo (M.S.)
Haque, Md. Monirul (M.S.)
Kuriyedath, Ranjit (M.S.)
Sardast, Ma'an A.N. (M.S.)
1991
Shockley, Darrell R. (M.S.)
Vijay, Kumar G. (M.S.)
1990
Cecala, David M. (M.S.)
Habib, Ahsen (M.S.)
Said, Muhammad (M.S.)
1988
Chiou, Nan (Ph.D.)
Destephen, Mario Rudy (M.S.)
Lin, Chyau (M.S.)
Yang, Ming-Hui (M.S.)
1986
Cantrell, Julia Elizabeth (M.S.)
Chien, Yao-Shieng (M.S.)
Haynes, Robert Daniel (M.S.)
Michael, Ntoria (M.S.)
1985
Chiou, Nan (M.S.)
Ebolum, Victor Uche (M.S.)
Han, Byung J. (M.S.)
Wagnon, Tina Killgore (M.S.)
1984
Su, Wen-Syan (M.S.)
Wilson, Mark Andrew (M.S.)
1983
Chang, Shun-Der (M.S.)
Lee, Chon-Lin (M.S.)
Mooneyhan, Jr., William Ray (M.S.)
Pan, Zong-Chuang (M.S.)
1982
Dema, Kehbuma (M.S.)
Harrison, Mark E. (M.S.)
Kim, Sang Guk (M.S.)
Saggurti, Purnachandra R. (M.S.)
Vorasuntharosoth, Vorapong (M.S.)
Yuan, Hsiao-Feng (M.S.)
1981
Loh, Hsiaoli (M.S.)
Toor, Irfan Ali (M.S.)
1980
Shiao, Shih-Fu (M.S.)
Tau, Li-Min (M.S.)
1979
Chao, Jen-Fu (M.S.)
Chu, Thomas T. (M.S.)
Kuan, Chih-Ning (M.S.)
McCullough, III, Alley C. (M.S.)
Mehlon, Randall J. (M.S.)
Wudhapitak, Siridej (M.S.)
Yoo, Kyung Tae (M.S.)
1977
Holder, Timothy K. (M.S.)
Kanaruksunti, Tongyou (M.S.)
Kao, Cheng-Chi (M.S.)
1975
Udofa, Fred D. (M.S.)
Williams, Steven A. (M.S.)
1974
Bolton, Carl Thomas (M.S.)
Lott, Charles Ray (M.S.)
Sana'at, Hassan A. (M.S.)
1973
Cox, Clinton (M.S.)
1972
Yang, Triangle Man-Tsao (M.S.)
1971
Tsai, Cheng-Hsiung (M.S.)
1970
Hsu, John Yuan-Po (M.S.)
Kapadwala, Aboobaker E. (M.S.)