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Stanford Report, March 11, 1998

Ph.D. Orals: 3/11/98

Ph.D. Orals

Ph.D. orals may be submitted on paper, by fax (725-0247) or online (stanford.report@forsythe). The deadline is 5 p.m. Wednesday for the following issue.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11

Lisa V. Goodrich, neurosciences, "The Role of Patched-in Neural Development and Disease," 1 p.m., Munzer Auditorium, Beckman Center.

Robert J. Gleixner, materials science and engineering, "Modeling Electromigration and Stress-Induced Void Formation in Microelectronic Interconnects," 3 p.m., Building 550, Room 550A.

THURSDAY, MARCH 12

Melissa McCullough Wittmeier, French and Italian, "Delphine Gay de Girardin: A New Perspective on the July Monarchy," 1 p.m., Building 260, Room 121.

William Behrman, scientific computing and computational mathematics, "An Efficient Gradient Flow Method for Unconstrained Optimization," 10 a.m., Gates Building, Room 104.

FRIDAY, MARCH 13

Eric Perozziello, electrical engineering, "Non-Equilibrium Dopant Diffusion in Silicon," 2:30 p.m., CISX Auditorium.

MONDAY, MARCH 16

Tad Hofmeister, electrical engineering, "Distributed Slot Synchronization: A Network-wide Synchronization Technique for Packet-Switched Optical Networks," 2 p.m., Durand Building, Room 450.