Recent Astrophysics and Cosmology PhD Dissertations

 Recent Astrophysics and Cosmology PhD Dissertations

Name

Thesis Title

Advisor

 2012

 

 

Richard I. Cook

“Measuring Weak Lensing Sensitivity and Systematics”

Prof. I. Dell'Antonio

 2011

 

 

Wessyl Kelly

“Measuring Weak Gravitational Lensing in General Purpose Imaging Surveys”

Prof. I. Dell'Antonio

 2010

 

 

Luiz de Viveiros

"Optimization of Signal versus Background in Liquid Xe Detectors Used for Dark Matter Direct Detection Experiments"

Prof. R. Gaitskell

Yury Vinokurov

"EBEX, a Balloon-Borne Telescope for Observing the Polarization of the Cosmic Microwave Background" 

Prof. G. Tucker

 2008

 

 

Hossein Khiabanian

“A Maximum-Likelihood Multi-Resolution Weak Lensing Mass Reconstruction Method”

Prof. I. Dell’Antonio

Peter Sorensen

"A 10 Kg Liquid Xe Time-Projection Chamber for the Direct dDtection of Dark Matter: the XENON10 Experiment"

Prof. R. Gaitskell

 2007

 

 

Thorsten Battefeld

"Cosmological Perturbations in the Early Universe"

Prof. R. Brandenberger

Jeffrey Kubo

"Searching for Strong Galaxy-Galaxy Lenses in the Deep Lens Survey"

Prof. I. Dell'Antonio

Matthew David Patey Truch

"The Balloon-Borne Large Aperture Submillimeter Telescope"

Prof. G. Tucker

 2006

 

 

Michael Attisha

"Cryogenic Dark Matter Search (CDMS II) - Application of Neural Networks and Wavelets to Event Analysis"

Prof. R. Gaitskell

Jaiseung Kim

"The Millimeter-Wave Bolometric Interferometer (MBI) for Observing the Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization"

Prof. G. Tucker