Electrical Engineering
      and Computer Sciences

Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences


UC Berkeley


Ph.D. Dissertations - 1979

A Systematic Approach for the Design and Analysis of Distributed Computer Systems
Gary S.-F. Ho [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

A Systematic Approach to the Management of Data on Distributed Data Bases
Benjamin W.-S. Wah [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

An Approach to the Requirements Analysis and Specification of Large-Scale Software Systems
Hon Hing So [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

Applications of Information Theory to Image Encoding
Dimitris Anastassiou [advisor: David J. Sakrison]

Computer Networks: A Martingale Approach
Jean C. Walrand [advisor: Pravin P. Varaiya]

Double Mode-Locking of the CW Dye Laser
Etan Bourkoff [advisor: John R. Whinnery and Andrew Dienes]

Electromagnetic Scattering by Two Bodies of Revolution
John F. Hunka [advisor: Diogenes J. Angelakos and Kenneth K. Mei]

Electron Energy Dissipation in Layered Media
Ilesanmi Adesida [advisor: Theodore Van Duzer and Thomas E. Everhart]

Evaluation and Enhancement of the Performance of Relational Database Management Systems
Paula B. Hawthorn [advisor: Michael R. Stonebraker]

Investigation of Some Thin-Film Schemes for Electro-Optic Modulation and Detection in Integrated Optics
Tirumala R. Ranganath [advisor: Shyh Wang]

Microbolometers for Far-Infrared Detection
Tien-Lai Hwang [advisor: Steven E. Schwarz]

MOS Switched Capacitor Ladder Filters
David J. Allstot [advisor: Robert W. Brodersen]

Nonlinear Symmetric Networks: The Group-Theoretical Approach
Edward O.-W. Lo [advisor: Charles A. Desoer]

On Design and Verification of Program Modules for Resource Sharing
Wu-Hon Francis Leung [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

Penetration and Scattering of Electromagnetic Fields by Advanced Composite Bodies of Revolution
Hugh Kao [advisor: Kenneth K. Mei]

Performance Improvement of Virtual Memory Systems by Restructuring and Prefetching
Edwin J. Lau [advisor: Domenico Ferrari]

Power Systems Dynamic Equivalents
Natarajan Narasimhamurthi [advisor: Felix F. Wu]

Processor Allocation in a Computer Network with Distributed Ownership
Paulo M. B. Franca [advisor: C. V. Ramamoorthy]

Pulse NMR Instrumentation and a Spin-Lattice Relaxation Study of Bovine Cervical Mucus
Joseph A. Murphy-Boesch [advisor: Jerome R. Singer]

Remote Sensing of Dielectric Medium
Shimon Coen [advisor: Kenneth K. Mei]

Search Mechanisms for Large Files
Marie-Anne K. Neimat [advisor: Alan J. Smith]

Simulation of Optically Formed Image Profiles in Positive Photoresist
Michael M. O'Toole [advisor: Andrew R. Neureuther]

Simulation of Optically Formed Image Profiles in Positive Photoresist
Michael Marson O'Toole [advisor: Andrew R. Neureuther]

Stochastic Integration, Markov Property and Measure Transformation of Random Fields
Bruce E. Hajek [advisor: Eugene Wong]

Synaptic Mechanism of the Light Response in Horizontal Cells of the Tiger Salamander Retina
Josef Skrzypek [advisor: Frank S. Werblin]

The Effects of Concurrency Control on the Performance of Database Management Systems
Daniel R. Ries [advisor: Michael R. Stonebraker]

The Problem of Linguistic Approximation in System Analysis
Piero P. Bonissone [advisor: Lotfi A. Zadeh]

Transport Theory of High-Frequency Rectification in Schottky Barriers
Dan W. Tsang [advisor: Steven E. Schwarz]

Variational Method for Electromagnetic Waves in a Magneto-Plasma
Rene R. Dominguez [advisor: A. J. Lichtenberg and Herbert L. Berk]