Thesis

Biofuels

  1. Brian Ezeh, 2012, Synthesis of ethyllevulinate from cellulose, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Amarasekara)
  2. Timila B. Singh – Aldol condensation reactions of levulinic acid with furan aldehyde derivatives 2014, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Amarasekara)
  3. Kamau Tillmutt, August 2016, Alternative Design for Improving the Catalytic Fast Pyrolysis of Biomass for Bio-oil Production in a Fixed-bed Reactor”, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Paul O. Biney)
  4. Mercy Ampaw-Asiedu, 2016 “Bioethanol production by fermentation of ionic liquid hydrolyzed lignocellulosic biomass using genetically engineered Zymomonas mobilis AX101″, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University
  5. Eudel Dilworth, 2014 “Production of biodiesel by alkali-catalyzed transesterification of non-edible weed seed oil”, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University
  6. Damion Grant, 2014 “Production of biodiesel by enzyme-catalyzed transesterification of a non-edible weed seed oil”, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University

Energy & Environment

  1. Silver Enyinnia (2017). Syntheis of Poly(Vinyl Alcohol)/Cellulose Acetate Ultrafiltration Membranes Embedded with Silver Particles for Biofouling Resistance. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Nave).
  2. Sai Pradeep Potluri (2017). Shale Oil Produced Water Treatment Using Zwitterionic Amino Acid L-Dopa Modified Forward Osmosis Membranes. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  3. MD Tarkik Shahriar (2017). Impact of Three Alternate Electricity Generation Technologies on the Air Quality of the Houston-Galveston-Brazoria Area. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  4. Melisa L. Stewart (2017). Post Combustion Carbon Capture Using Polyethylenimine Functionalized Protonated Titanate Nanotubes. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  5. Ademola O. Ibironke (2017). Evaluation of Land Use and Climate Effects on Carbon Dioxide Flux in Texas Using Satellite Measurements. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  6. Jesuina Chipindula (2017). Environmental Life-Cycle Impact of Onshore & Offshore Wind Farms in Texas. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  7. Iqbal Hossan (2017). Impact of Biomass Cofiring with Coal on the Air Quality of Greater Houston Area: Life Cycle Assessment  and Photochemical Modeling. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  8. John D. Miles II (2014). Development of Hybrid Composite Asymmetric Bi-layer PV A-Cellulose Ultrafiltration Membranes for water Desalination. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Nave).
  9. Samarita Sarker (2014). Impact of Point Source Emissions on The Air Quality of Southeast Texas. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  10. FiifiAsah-Opoku (2014). Burnup Simulation of Different Fuel Grades Using MCNPX Monte Carlo Code. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati).
  11. Omo Sunny Anighoro (2012). Ozone Simulations and Analysis of its Precursors in Houston Galveston Brazoria Area using CAMx, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati ).
  12. Faruk MD Golam (2011). Enabling Scatterometry as an in-Line Measurement Technique for 32 NM Beol Application and Process Variability Analysis. Ph.D Dissertation, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Wilkins and Dr. Aghara).

Wind Energy

  1. Nazia Binte Munir, 2016, Comparative Study of Turbulent Models Through Near Wall Transition Flow Analysis of 3D Wind Turbine Blade (Advisor: Dr. Huque).
  2. Shrabanti Roy, 2015, Effect of the Tip Shape on Aerodynamic Characteristic of 3D Wind Turbine Blade, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Huque)
  3. Chao Sui, 2015, Y+ Effect on Transition flow of SST Gamma Theta Turbulent Model for Wind Turbine Blade, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Huque)
  4. Shubarna Khan, 2013, Effect of Angle of Attack and Taper on the Aerodynamic Behavior of a Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Huque)
  5. Jesus Manuel Williams Sequera, 2013, Design of Wind Turbine Tower Using Structural Optimization by Integrating CFD and FEA, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati)
  6. Monikabahen Patel, 2012, Structural Analysis of an NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade With a Pointed Tip Ending at Pitch Axis, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Huque)
  7. Ghizlane Zemmouri, 2011, Optimization of Wind Turbine Airfoil Using Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm (NASA II) and Pareto Optimal Front, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Drs. Harby and Dr. Huque)
  8. Isaac Kojo Ofuafor, 2011, Surrogate Modeling of The Lift And Drag Coefficients of Wind Turbine Blades And Application To BEM Theory, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Drs. Harby and Dr. Huque)