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Scheduled Examinations

All exams listed here are open to the public. Faculty and students are encouraged to attend; these exams are like department colloquia.

Master of Science in Computer Science
Candidate Thesis Title Date Location Defense Chair
Samuel Armstrong SmartState: A Protocol-Driven Human Interface Friday, March 24, 2023 - 1:00pm DMB 102A Dr. Bumgardner
Ph.D. in Computer Science
Candidate Thesis Title Date Location Defense Chair
William Bailey Small Approximate Pareto Sets With Quality Bounds Friday, December 16, 2022 - 1:00pm TBA Dr. Goldsmith

Past Examinations

2022
Master of Science in Computer Science
Candidate Thesis Title Location Defense Chair
Nathaniel David Church You're Dismissed: Student Car Rider Application DMB 102A Dr. Baker
Jacob Michae Finerty Implementing Iterated Width Search into the Sabre Narrative Planner DMB 102A Dr. Ware
Ryan Matthew Lindsey Novel 3D Environment for training Reinforcement Learning Agents Virtual Dr. Harrison
Vincent Davis Learning a Scalable Algorithm for Improving Betweenness in the Lightning Network 102A Davis Marksbury Building Dr. Harrison
Ph.D. in Computer Science
Candidate Thesis Title Location Defense Chair
Rachelyn Farrell Don't give me that story! -- A human-centered framework for usable narrative planning DMB 102A Dr. Ware
Esther O.Max-Onakpoya Improving Connectivity for Remote Cancer Patient Symptom Monitoring and Reporting in Rural Medically Underserved Regions DMB 102A Dr. Baker
Liu, Liu The Performance Optimization of ASP Solving Based on Encoding Rewriting and Encoding Selection 102A Davis Marksbury Building Dr. Truszczynski
Pinyi Shi Improving Network Policy Enforcement Using NLP and SDN James F. Hardymon Building Room 241 Z. Fei
Connor Stevenson Greenwell Image Geo-localization with Cross-Attention DMB 102A Nathan Jacobs
Shaila Zaman An Automated Framework to Diagnose System-Level Concurrency Bugs DMB 102A Tingting Yu, D. Manivannan
Shafika Showkat Moni Protocols and Architecture for Privacy-preserving Authentication and Secure Message Dissemination in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks DMB 102A D. Manivannan
Nathaniel Hudson Smart Decision-Making via Edge Intelligence for Smart Cities DMB 101 (Theatre) Hana Khamfroush
Chengxi Li Supporting Stylized Language Models using Multi-Modality Features DMB 102A Brent Harrison
2021
Ph.D. in Computer Science
Candidate Thesis Title Location Defense Chair
Qi Sun TBA HKRB / Healthy Kentucky Research Building - Room 110 Jin Chen
Patrick Shepherd Expanding Social Network Modeling Software and Agent Models for Diffusion Processes Marksbury Theater Judy Goldsmith
Sajjad Fouladvand Multi-stream Longitudinal Data Analysis using Deep Learning Healthy Kentucky Research Building, conference room 110 Jin Chen
Master of Science in Computer Science
Candidate Thesis Title Location Defense Chair
Jacob Birge TBA DMB 102A Nathan Jacobs
Michael Probst Maintaining Game Event Sequences in Procedurally Generated Levels Zoom Brent Harrison