Recent Theses, Independent Studies and Dissertations


Andrew Krause, Asymptotic Dynamics of Stochastic p-Laplace Equations on Unbounded Domains, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Analysis), 2014. Advisor: Bixian Wang.

Benjamin Buckman, Calculation of Heat Determinant Coefficients for Scalar Operators, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Analysis), 2014. Advisor: Ivan Avramidi.

Kyle Smith, Estimation Methods of Reference Evapotranspiration at Unsampled Locations, Independent Study (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2014. Advisor: Oleg Makhnin.

Todd Wolford, A Model for a Continuously Size Structured Fish Population, Dissertation (Ph.D. in Industrial and Applied Mathematics), 2012. Advisor: William Stone.

Robert Aumer, Calibration of Low Energy Production of 36-Cl and the Creation of an Exposure Age Calculator, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2011. Advisor: Brian Borchers.

Jon Robert Brown, Dynamic Heat Capacity of the East Ising Model, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Industrial Mathematics), 2009. Advisor: Brian Borchers.

Aaron Wilson, Applying a Boundary Point Method to an SDP Relaxation of the Maximum Independent Set Problem for Branch and Bound, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2009. Advisor: Brian Borchers.

Taylor Dotson, Relaxation Behavior in Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Simple Polymers, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2008. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Chenggeng Bi, Study of SABR Model in Quantitative Finance, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Analysis), 2008. Advisor: Ivan Avramidi.


Paul Richard Hahn, Exploiting Symmetry to Improve the Performance of Branch-and-Bound for Finding Maximum Independent Sets, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2007. Advisor: Brian Borchers.

Christian Lucero, Seismic Moment Rate Function Inversions from Very Long Period Signals Associated with Strombolian Eruptions at Mount Erebus, Antarctica, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2007. Advisor: Brian Borchers.

Qian Xia, Comparison Between an Infeasible Interior Point Algorithm and a Homogeneous Self Dual Algorithm for Semidefinite Programming, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2006. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Andrey Novoseltsev, Spectral Geometry of Riemannian Submanifolds, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Analysis), 2005. Advisor: Ivan Avramidi.
 

Justin Pope, Proving a Theorem in Zero Knowledge, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2004. Advisor: Brian Borchers.

Joseph Young, Implementation of a Cutting Plane Method for Semidefinite Programming, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2004. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Paul Mondragon, A Comparison of Nonlinear Regression Codes, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2003. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Jeff Stalvey, Inversion of Nighttime Electron Densities Using Satellite Observations, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2002. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Julie Luna, Predicting Student Retention and Academic Success at New Mexico Tech, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 2000. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Roseanna Neupauer, A Comparison of Two Methods for Recovering the Release History of a Groundwater Contaminant Source, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 1999. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Jon Stinger, Nonlinear Inversion of 834 Angstrom Airglow to Ionospheric O+ Number Density, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 1998. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Alex Hilgendorf, Linear and Nonlinear Models for Inversion of Electrical Conductivity Profiles in Field Soils from EM-38 Measurements, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 1997. Advisor: Brian Borchers.


Judith Furman, An Exact Parallel Algorithm for the Maximum Satisfiability Problem, Thesis (MS in Mathematics with Specialty in Operations Research and Statistics), 1996. Advisor: Brian Borchers.