Current dissertations and theses from UVM graduate programs are submitted electronically and will be available in this collection approximately twelve weeks after the final submission by the candidate. Print and electronic dissertations and theses are browseable and searchable at UVM Theses & Dissertations.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2023

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Justice Involvement, Opioid Use, And Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders: Implications For Transdiagnostic Treatment, Amanda Falcón, PhD, Psychology

Theses/Dissertations from 2022

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Enhancing Cybersecurity of Power Systems using Machine Learning, Fayha Almutairy, PhD, Computer Science

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The Effect of Amphibian Host Ecology and Evolution on the Pathogen Dynamics of Ranavirus, Lauren V. Ash, PhD, Biology

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Constraint-Aware and Efficiency-Aware Control of Air-Path in Fuel Cell Vehicles, Eli Bacher-Chong, MS, Mechanical Engineering

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A Multi-Scale Examination Of Skeletal Muscle’s Contribution To Local And Systemic Immunomodulation, Joseph J. Bivona III, PhD, Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences

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Hina Hanta: The Circle of Metacognition, Tina Bly, PhD, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

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Systems Approaches For Gene and Drug Discovery in Alzheimer’s Disease, Jeffrey Brabec, PhD, Neuroscience

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GHGs from BMPS: Examining the Factors that Mediate Soilborne Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Agricultural Best Management Practices, Sarah Brickman, MS, Natural Resources

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'he went out and subdued them': The Significance of the Haitian Revolution in Absalom, Absalom!, Curtis Browne, MA, English

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Understanding the Relationship among Durable Goods, Academic Achievement, and School Attendance in Colombia, Hans Walter Cabra, PhD, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

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Associations Between Fatigue, Fatigue Catastrophizing, Sleep Behaviors, and Depression Severity in Winter Depression., Julia Anne Camuso, PhD, Psychology

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The Social Responsibilities of Public Education, Catherine M. Cane, MEd, Interdisciplinary Studies in Education

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Determining The Effects Of Castration And Estrogen Replacement On Habit Development In Adult Male Long Evans Rats, Francesca Carasi-Schwartz, MS, Biology

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Characterization Of Tau Disease-Associated Mutation, R5l, On Microtubule Bound Tau Behavoir And Function, Alisa Cario, PhD, Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences

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Three Branch Diversity Systems for Multi-Hop IoT Networks, Sakil Ahmed Chowdhury, PhD, Electrical Engineering

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Lingering with Hegel and the Madhyamaka School: Lack in Anna Karenina and Swann's Way, Oliver Bissell Creech, MA, English

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Exploring the Mechanisms of PKG1-α Activation By Synthetic Peptides, Connor Cronin, MS, Pharmacology

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Hydroclimatic Variability of the Northeastern United States, Caitlin Crossett, PhD, Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Anchoring Communities Through Crisis: Enhancing Anchor Institutions’ Roles In Local Food Systems, Naomi Cunningham, MS, Community Development and Applied Economics

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Tuning electroluminescence from resonators based on Fabry-Pérot microcavity OLEDs, Ekraj Dahal, PhD, Materials Science

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Evolution Of Drought And Low Temperature Responses In Temperate Pooideae Grasses: Timings, Determinants, And Intersections, Aayudh Das, PhD, Plant Biology

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Thyroid Hormone Receptor Beta Inhibits Pi3k Signaling And Glycogen Metabolism In Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer, Cole Davidson, PhD, Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences

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Embracing Uncertainty, Ambiguity, And Complexity In Agriculture, Science, And Policy, Benjamin Timothy Dube, PhD, Natural Resources

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Building a Learning Healthcare System: a path to optimizing big health data to inform clinical care decisions, Danne Charlotte Emily Elbers, PhD, Complex Systems and Data Science

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Multi-Scale Assessment of Gully Erosion at Road Drainage Outlets, Emma Louise Estabrook, MS, Natural Resources

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Hemp in the United States: An Analysis of Policy and Consumption, Amanda Falkner, MS, Community Development and Applied Economics

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Assessing Recovery and Reuse of Nutrients Using Grid-Based Spatial Modeling: A Case Study of Sri Lanka, Maya Fein-Cole, MS, Natural Resources

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Communicating during widespread systematic noise reduction amid Covid-19 lockdowns: A tale of two marine vertebrates in the archipelago of Bocas del Toro, Panama, Emma Gagne, MS, Biology

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Active Acoustic Sensing Technologies For Practical Uav-Based Condition Assessment Of Underside Bridge Decks, Damien Garland, MS, Mechanical Engineering

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On the Enhancement of Penetrating Radar Target Location Accuracy With Visual-Inertial SLAM, Joshua Girard, MS, Mechanical Engineering

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Finite Element Deformation Of Silver Nanowire Networks, Akiva Gopalkrishnan, MS, Mechanical Engineering

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Chitosan-Based Shrinking Fibers for Post-Cure Stressing to Increase Durability of Concrete, Diarmuid Gregory, MS, Mechanical Engineering

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Assessing Assumptions and Applying Cosmogenic Nuclide Methods to Earth Surface Processes, Christopher T. Halsted, PhD, Natural Resources

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Examining The Effect Of Very Low Nicotine Content Cigarettes On Weight Among Smokers With Psychiatric Conditions Or Socioeconomic Disadvantage, Roxanne Harfmann, MA, Psychology

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Short- And Long-Term Impacts Of Forest Management In Response To The Invasive Emerald Ash Borer In New England Forests, Hanusia Higgins, MS, Natural Resources

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High-resolution downscaling and bias-correction of temperature and precipitation: advances in statistical methods, Maike Holthuijzen, PhD, Complex Systems and Data Science

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Understanding Differences In School District’s Identification Rates For Children Receiving Special Education With An Emotional Disturbance: A Case Study In Vermont, Maria-Elena Graffeo Horton, EdD, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

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Reactions of Vinyl Diazonium Salts Derived from β-hydroxy-α-diazocarbonyls: Metal-Free C-H Insertion and Conjugate Addition, Evan Michael Howard, PhD, Chemistry

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Seeding Coexistence: Understanding the Potential for Seed System Pluralism Through a Mixed-Methods Research Study of Vermont Growers, Carina Isbell, MS, Community Development and Applied Economics

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Mapping Out Student Support: An Exploration of Student Disability Programs and Practices at Selective Higher Education Institutions, Meghan A. Jaird, MEd, Educational Leadership

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A paleolimnological analysis of lake sediments in northern and central Vermont, Kaleb Jones, MS, Geology

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Open-Source Wearable Sensors For Detecting Fall Risk In Patients With Multiple Sclerosis, Conor Joyce, MS, Electrical Engineering

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Medical applications of Ultrasound: T-Cell Drug Delivery, Osteoporosis Diagnosis, and Biofilm Mitigation, Alina Karki, PhD, Materials Science

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Resilience and Decarbonization of Energy Systems: A Data Driven Approach, Molly Rose Kelly-Gorham, PhD, Electrical Engineering

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The Sublime Object of Digitality: Psychoanalysis and Cyberspace, Grady Kennison, MA, English

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Soil Invertebrates In Agriculture: Assessing Ecosystem Services, Biodiversity Impacts, And Farmer Perceptions, Eva Kinnebrew, PhD, Natural Resources

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The Gradual Disappearance Of Financial Literacy In Today's World. What Is Financial Literacy And Why Is It So Important? My Own Story Of Acquisition, Eileen Gertrude Cammilla Kristiansen, EdD, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

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Disruption of Mitochondrial Trafficking in Lung Epithelial Cells Potentiates Allergic Asthma Phenotypes, Amelia M. Lamberty, MS, Pathology

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Online Cross-Cultural Mentorship in a Health Career Pipeline Program, Nicole LaPointe, EdD, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

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Tryptophan-Synthesizing Bacteria Enhance Intestinal Serotonin Signaling And Motility, Theresa Bettina Legan, PhD, Neuroscience