Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas en-us This week's events for Graduate Studies at UT Dallas DOCTORAL HOODING CEREMONY ~ FALL 2017 Thursday, Dec 14
(1 p.m.)

The Doctoral Hooding Ceremony signifies a candidate's success in completing specific graduate program's requirements.  It officially recognizes the official passage from student to faculty colleague.  Each doctoral candidate will invite a UT Dallas faculty (normally the Supervising Professor) to assist the Dean of Graduate Studies in the hooding. 

Ceremony Remarks by Speaker  Hobson Wildenthal, Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Cecil H. Green Distinguished Chair of Academic Leadership

There will be a reception honoring the Doctoral Graduates following the ceremony.

For more information, please visit The Office of Graduate Studies website.

Notice of Final Oral Examination ~ Michael Stuart Borland ~ Cognition and Neuroscience Monday, Dec 18
(3 p.m.) Location: Bioengineering Science Bldg., BSB 11.102E.

All Faculty Are Invited to the Final Examination of


Michael Stuart Borland

Graduate Program in Cognition and Neuroscience

December 18, 2017, 3:00 p.m., BSB 11.102E


Title of Dissertation:

Understanding and Optimizing Vagus Nerve Stimulation Directed Cortical Plasticity


Student’s Supervising Committee:

Michael P. Kilgard, Chair

Sven Vanneste

Christa K. McIntyre

Robert L. Rennaker II

Notice of Final Oral Examination ~ Mohammad Aliakbari Miyanmahaleh ~ Mechanical Engineering Wednesday, Dec 20
(12:30 p.m.)

All Faculty Are Invited to the Final Examination of


Mohammad Aliakbari Miyanmahaleh

Graduate Program in Mechanical Engineering

December 20, 2017, 12:30 p.m., ECSN 2.704


Title of Dissertation:

Thermal Modeling of the Human Lactating Breast


Student’s Supervising Committee:

Fatemeh Hassanipour, Chair

Wonjae Choi

Jie Zhang

Dani Fadda