• Computational analyses of gene expression profiles of ovarian and pancreatic cancer 

      Lili, Loukia (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-07-16)
      Cancer is a devastating disease for human society with thousands of deaths and estimated new cases every year around the globe. Intensive research efforts on understanding the disease progression and determining effective ...
    • Evolution of edge pedestal transport between ELMs in DIII-D 

      Floyd, John-Patrick (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-11-14)
      Evolution of measured profiles of densities, temperatures and velocities in the edge pedestal region between successive ELM (edge-localized mode) events are analyzed and interpreted in terms of the constraints imposed by ...
    • Fatigue and damage tolerance assessment of aircraft structure under uncertainty 

      Goksel, Lorens Sarim (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-06-28)
      This thesis presents a new modeling framework and application methodology for the study of aircraft structures. The framework provides a ‘cradle-to-grave’ approach to structural analysis of a component, where structural ...
    • Learning knowledge to support domain-independent narrative intelligence 

      Li, Boyang (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-01-09)
      Narrative Intelligence is the ability to craft, tell, understand, and respond appropriately to narratives. It has been proposed as a vital component of machines aiming to understand human activities or to communicate ...
    • STORI: selectable taxon ortholog retrieval iteratively 

      Stern, Joshua Gallant (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-08-07)
      Speciation and gene duplication are fundamental evolutionary processes that enable biological innovation. For over a decade, biologists have endeavored to distinguish orthology (homology caused by speciation) from paralogy ...