# Seminar Projects

# Seminar Projects Performed (1986-1990)

Session | Year | Student | Advisor | Title |
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SP | 1990 | Diana L. Deaver | Unknown | The Mathematical Analysis of Deep and Shallow Water Particle Trajectories |

SP | 1990 | Gregory de Vitry | John Dooley | Roddy's Shakes: Measuring Them. |

SP | 1990 | Hugh Herr | Michael Nolan | Lower Extremity Prosthetics: The Static Equilibrium Conditions of the Lower Extremity Fluid Prosthetic Socket and the Amputated Limb, with Applications of Theoretical Results |

SP | 1990 | Ned Longenecker | Unknown | A Learning Center to Study the Effect of Friction on a Rolling Sphere and its Brachistochrone |

SP | 1990 | Martin Monaghan | John Dooley | An Investigation in Wing Dynamics |

SP | 1990 | Stacey Ragan | John Dooley | Ultrasonic Testing of Steel for Cylindrical Defects |

FA | 1990 | John M. Hilton | John Dooley | Assembling and Observing the Characteristics of a Driven Damped Pendulum |

FA | 1990 | Darren Max | Unknown | Determination of a Neutron Flux and the Identity of an Unknown Radioactive Material |

FA | 1990 | Glenn Zimmerman | John Dooley | Diatom Resonance Analysis |

SP | 1989 | Richard Ellmaker | Michael Nolan | The Effect of Quenched Random Impurities on the Critical Phenomena of a Two Dimensional Ising Ferromagnet |

SP | 1989 | Kimberly F. Haag | John Dooley | Viscoelasticity |

SP | 1989 | Jeffrey M. Kaufhold | Michael Nolan | A Mathematical Analysis of the Stability of a Rattleback - A Peculiar Rigid Body |

SP | 1989 | Christopher D. Sloop | Joseph Grosh | Implementation and Design of a Feasible Digital Seismograph |

FA | 1989 | Louise A. Derose | Unknown | Methods of Solving Laplace Equation in Two Dimensions |

FA | 1989 | Carolyn Fair | Unknown | A Vortex Amplifier |

FA | 1989 | Kamala A. Frye | John Dooley | Index of Refraction of Plasma |

FA | 1989 | Robert Lawson | John Dooley | Low Temperature Thermometry Using a Gas Thermometer |

FA | 1989 | Robert A. Myers | Michael Nolan | An Analysis of the Motion of a Tippie Top |

FA | 1989 | Charles J. Root | Conrad Miziumski | Motion of Free Falling Rotors |

FA | 1989 | Elise Schlager | John Dooley | Holographic Diffraction Grating |

FA | 1989 | Shoua Yang | Pat Cooney | Pattern Processing by Using Two-Dimensional Discrete Fourier Transform |

SP | 1988 | Keith A. Aument | Michael Nolan | The Probability of Making the Single Ball and Combination Shots in the Game of Pocket Billiards |

SP | 1988 | Matthew T. Buchko | Unknown | Increasing the Sensitivity of a Thermocouple Vacuum Gauge at Low Pressures |

SP | 1988 | Jeffrey L. Gassert | Conrad Miziumski | Normal Modes in Mechanical Systems |

SP | 1988 | Patrick T. Killian | Conrad Miziumski | Optical Rotary Dispersion |

SP | 1988 | Timothy P. Kressly | John Dooley | Displacement Analysis of a Heated Aluminum Block by Double Exposure Holographic Interferometry |

SP | 1988 | Marjorie K. Mcgaughey | Michael Nolan | Chaos and the "Chaotic" Pendulum |

SP | 1988 | Eric Brian Molz | John Dooley | Using Time-Dependent Temperature to Calculate Diffusivity |

SP | 1988 | H. David Rosenfeld | John Dooley | Measurement of Ultrasonic Shear-Wave Attenuation in Y-Ba-Cu-O |

SP | 1988 | Stacy Shank | John Dooley | Wind Tunnels: A Learning Experience |

SP | 1988 | Stephen R. Waddington | Unknown | Voltage Generation Through Flow of Liquid in Dielectric Tubes |

SP | 1988 | Kevin R. Witman | Unknown | Photoelectric Photometry of the Star HD111487 |

SU | 1988 | Timothy D. Groff | Unknown | Frictional Force Dependent on Contact area |

FA | 1988 | Andrew Hershey | Michael Nolan | Aerodynamic Lift on a Spinning Sphere |

FA | 1988 | Tram M. Tran | Michael Nolan | Chaos In a Waterwheel |

FA | 1988 | Christiaan Dennis Wubbolt | Michael Nolan | Achieving the Maximum Concentration Ratio for the Nonimaging Solar Concentrator |

SP | 1987 | Mark A. Allen | Zenaida Uy | Diffraction Patterns from Surface Water Waves |

SP | 1987 | Irene Campbell | Zenaida Uy | Relaxation Peak in Ammonium Hydroxide |

SP | 1987 | Michael C. Currao | Michael Nolan | Graphical Representation of Heat Travel Using Relaxation Methods |

SP | 1987 | Zalini Khan | Michael Nolan | Algorithmic Solution of the Diffusion Equation |

SP | 1987 | Kevin A. Lafferty | Unknown | Multimode Optical Waveguides, A Ray Classification |

SP | 1987 | John A. Moon | Conrad Miziumski | A Study of the Dispersion of Surface Polaritons on Silver |

SP | 1987 | Jim Seidler | Michael Nolan | Designing a Light Tracking Device: An Experiment in Microprocessor Control |

SP | 1987 | Paul M. Sier | C.W. Price | The Zeeman Effect |

SP | 1987 | John E. Slezosky | C.W. Price | Fourier Analysis of the Bowed String |

SP | 1987 | Curtis D. Snavely | Unknown | Constructing a Forced Damped Harmonic Oscillator |

SP | 1987 | Jeffrey Way | Conrad Miziumski | The 50% Solution |

SP | 1987 | Donald E. Winters | Michael Nolan | Experimental Analysis of Water Wave Propagation |

SP | 1987 | Mary R. Zelinski | John Dooley | Sound Waves in Lab, in Theory, in Practice |

FA | 1987 | Troy Herr | Michael Nolan | Air Resistance, and Cable Tension of the Hammer Throw |

FA | 1987 | James E. Lindemuth | Conrad Miziumski | Using Group Theory to Determine the Normal Modes of Oscillation for Three Dynamic Systems |

FA | 1987 | Charles G. Makosky | Unknown | An Investigation of the Ranque-Hilsch Vortex Tube" |

FA | 1987 | Michael G. Rudler | John Dooley | A Study of the Coriolis Effect within a Mass Flow Meter |

SP | 1986 | Judith L. Criddle | Unknown | Thermal Improvements for Windows |

SP | 1986 | Bruce K. LaSala | Pat Cooney | Rutherford and the Atom: Development of a Computer Based Lesson Plan for use in the High School Classroom |

SP | 1986 | Gregory J. Petrille | John Dooley | Microwave Communication's Antenna Relay System |

SP | 1986 | Greg A. Walters | Michael Nolan | Hydraulic Jump in Circular Geometry |

SP | 1986 | J. Michael Winey | Unknown | Dependence of a Diffraction Pattern on the Angle of Incidence |

SP | 1986 | Carson H. Zirkle | John Dooley | Holographic Interferometry |

FA | 1986 | Joyce Brown | Pat Cooney | Detection Systems for Particle-Induced X-ray Emission |

FA | 1986 | Rick Martin | John Dooley | Diffraction of Light by Acoustic Standing Waves |

FA | 1986 | James F. Ringlein | John Dooley | Demonstrating Conservation of Momentum in Introductory Physics |