Ph.D. Dissertations - 1974

A Generalized Relational Data Base Management System
David C.-W. Chan [advisor: Lotfi A. Zadeh]

A Lower Bound for the Scholz-Brauer Problem
Anne G. Cottrell [advisor: Richard M. Karp]

A Query Language and Data Base Management for a Relational Model
Jeff N. Yang [advisor: Lotfi A. Zadeh]

A Semantics-Directed Program Verifier
Joon Chang [advisor: Ward D. Maurer]

A Study of Multipath Reception with Unknown Delays
Uri Charash [advisor: George L. Turin]

Acoustic Surface Wave Propagation and Amplification in Piezoelectric Semiconductors
Stefan P. Swierkowski [advisor: Richard M. White]

An Architecture for Distributed Computing Systems
Pierre Gaulene [advisor: C. V. Ravi]

Comparative Study of Real Estate Law and Protection Systems
Bernard L. Peuto [advisor: Martin H. Graham]

Computer Enhancement of Scanning Electron Micrographs
Burn L. Lewis [advisor: David J. Sakrison]

First-Passage Time for a Linear Oscillator Subjected to Random Excitation with Time-Varying Mean
John P. Lamb [advisor: Eugene Wong and Walter W. Soroka]

Higher Level Languages and Compilers for Microprogramming Producing Parallel Code
Mahmoud Tabandeh [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

Naming and Protection in Extendible Operating Systems
David R. Redell [advisor: Robert S. Fabry]

On the Parallel Complexity of Some Computational Problems
Laszlo Csanky [advisor: Philip M. Spira]

Optimal Control of Jump Processes
Rene K. Boel [advisor: Pravin P. Varaiya]

Optimizing Architectures in Parallel Processing
Kwang-hae Kim [advisor: Lotfi A. Zadeh]

Optimum Policy for an Economic and Educational System Using Sparse Matrix Techniques
Paulo D. Cabral [advisor: Otto J. M. Smith]

Oxide Charging of MOS Structures Due to Electron Irradiation and Tunneling
Glen G. Fuller [advisor: Thomas E. Everhart]

Pattern Classifiers as Simple Retrieval Systems
Randy Miller [advisor: Lance J. Hoffman]

Primary Memory Contention in a Multi-Processor Multimemory Computer System Executing Related Tasks
David A. Pessel [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

Program Working Information Estimation by a Space-Time Duality Approach
Felix L. Lam [advisor: Domenico Ferrari]

Queueing Models for Computer Systems
Pichit Nithivasin [advisor: Domenico Ferrari and Ronald W. Wolff]

Realization of the Unfigured Bass by Digital Computer
Denis L. Baggi [advisor: Elwyn R. Berlekamp]

Some Approximation Techniques for Constrained Optimization Algorithms
Hiroaki Mukai [advisor: Elijah Polak]

Studies of Field-Effect Transistors Having Nonequipotential Gates
James E. Schroeder [advisor: Richard S. Muller]

Studies of Nonradiative Processes in Dye Molecules Using Picosecond Spectroscopy
Chinlon Lin [advisor: Andrew Dienes]

Sufficient Conditions for the Existence of Oscillations in Multiple-Loop Autonomous Nonlinear Feedback Systems
Sumasu Yamada [advisor: Charles A. Desoer]

Synaptic Transmission in the Vertebrate Retina: Pharmacology via Intracellular Recording
Jerry D. Daniels [advisor: Frank S. Werblin]

Transient Stability of Multimachine Power Systems
George Gross [advisor: Arthur R. Bergen]

Vestibular Unit Activity in the Alert Monkey During Visually and Rotationally Induced Eye Movements
Patricia D. Daniels [advisor: Edward L. Keller]

Workload Characterization of Multiprogrammed Computer Systems
Samuel T.-H. Chanson [advisor: Domenico Ferrari]