**Yu Wang**

Major: Mathematical Sciences

Dissertation Title: A Study of the Volatility Structure for Top Traded Stocks

Research Chair: Hanxiang Peng, Ph.D.

**Hanan Aljubran**

Major: Mathematical Sciences

Dissertation Title: On Random Polynomials Spanned by OPUC

Research Chair: Maxim Yattselev

**Christopher Karl Neuffer**

Major: Mathematical Sciences

Dissertation Title: On the Cohomology of Split Group Extensions

Research Chair: Daniel A. Ramras

**Carson Bernard Triebold**

Major: Mathematical Sciences

Dissertation Title: The Effects of the Endothelial Surface Layer on Red Blood Cell Dynamics in Microvessel Bifurcations

Research Chair: Jared O. Barber

**Wei Zhao**

Major: Mathematical Sciences

Dissertation Title: Optimal Sampling and Fast Algorithms in Generalized Linear Models

Research Chair: Hanxiang Peng

**H. Xu:** Universally optimal designs for the two-dimensional interference model; Advisor: W. Zheng

**A. Harsy Ramsay:** Locally compact property A groups; Advisor: R. Ji; First Position: Assistant Professor, Lewis University, Romeoville, IL.

**K. Liechty:** Exact solutions to the six-vertex model with domain wall boundary conditions and uniform asymptotics of discrete orthogonal polynomials on an infinite lattice; Advisor: P. Bleher; First Position: Postdoctoral Assistant Professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.