Peter Cummings Research Group Oak Ridge National Laboratory Vanderbilt Univeristy
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Additional Former Research Group Members

Name Degree Year Thesis Title
Robert T. Arlinghaus M.S. (UVA) 1986 Integral Equation Studies in the Molecular Theory of Fluids
David M. Ayres M.S. (UVA) 1989 Non-Equilibrium Computer Simulation of Fluid Viscosity
Norman B. Beil M.S. (UVA) 1990 Molecular Dynamics Simulation of the Dielectric Properties of Liquid Water
Ravi Bhupathiraju [1] M.S. (UTK) 1996 Large Scale Nonequilibrium Molecular Dynamic Simulations
Karen A. Bofinger [2] M.S. (UVA) 1988 Expert System for Process Control Loop Tuning
Kevin Chen [3] Ph.D. (UVA) 1998 Computer Simulation of Bacterial Migration in Porous Media
Harpreet Chopra [1] M.S. (UTK) 1996 Algorithms for the Gibbs Ensemble Monte Carlo Molecular Simulations
Mark D. Crable M.S. (UVA) 1985 The Theoretical Calculation of Fluid Phase Equilibria in Binary Mixtures at High Pressures
Himadri Das [2] Ph.D. (UVA) 1990 Chemical Process Optimization Applications in Energy Analysis of Flowsheets and Scheduling of Batch Processes
Catherine A. Dauscher M.S. (UVA) 1987 Computer Calculations of Phase Equilibria in Non-Ideal Binary Mixtures
Karl Decker [4] M.S. (UVA) 1991 Experimental Densities of a Mixed-Solvent, Salt System
William B. Dolan [2] Ph.D. (UVA) 1989 Network Optimization via Simulated Annealing
Kevin J. Duffy [3] Ph.D. Biophysics (UVA) 1995 Computer Simulation of Bacterial Migration in Porous Media
Stephen W. Fetsko Ph.D. (UVA) 1995 Models for Polymer Solutions in Planar Couette and Extensional Flows
Paul D. Frymier [3] Ph.D. (UVA) 1995 Bacterial Migration and Motion in a Fluid Phase and Near a Solid Surface
Sharad Gandhi [2] M.S. (UVA) 1992 Retrofit of Heat Exchanger Networks Using Simulated Annealing
Sunil Gupta [1] Ph.D. (UTK) 1997 Rheology of Confined Liquid Alkanes by Nonequilibrium Molecular Dynamics
Byron Hathcock [2] M.E. (UVA) 1989 A New Frequency Based Technique for the Tuning of Process Control Loops
Philip N. Liberato M.S. (UVA) 1986 High Resolution Graphics Display of Binary Phase Equilibria
Haiyan Liu [4] M.S. (UVA) 1992 Salt-Effect on Isopropanol/Water Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium
J. Dale Massie M.S. (UVA) 1986 Solution Properties for Aqueous Electrolyte Systems Based on Fluctuation Solution Theory
William D.McCarty M.S. (UVA) 1986 Computer Calculations of Phase Equilibria in Binary Mixtures
H. Clarkson Meredith III M.S. (UVA) 1987 Experimental Measurement of Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium in Mixed Solvent Electrolytes
Kirk E. Newman [5] M.S. (UVA) 1984 Effects of Alkali Metal Halide Salts on the Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium of Aqueous Solutions
Rene Osborne M.S. (UVA) 1989 Experimental Measurement of Phase Equilibrium in Mixed Solvent Electrolytes
Christopher A. Pohlig [2] M.S. (UVA) 1990 Retrofit Heat Exchanger Network Design by Simulated Annealing
Jamie W. Rudisill Ph.D. (UVA) 1991 Dynamic Behavior of Model Polymer Fluids
Alan D. Simmons M.S. (UVA) 1986 Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Dense Fluid Methane
Joseph T. Slusher [4] M.S. (UVA) 1994 The Salt Effect in Mixed Solvents
Joseph T. Slusher Ph.D. (UTK) 1996 Studies of Mixed Solvent Organic Electrolyte Solutions
Henry J. Strauch M.S. (UVA) 1987 Computer Simulation of the Dielectric Properties of Liquid Water
Henry J. Strauch Ph.D. (UVA) 1991 Towards a Statistical Mechanical Theory of Mixed Solvent Electrolyte Solutions
Manoj Tandon M.S. (UVA) 1990 Application of Simulated Annealing to Batch Processes
Manoj Tandon [2] Ph.D. (UVA) 1992 Process Optimization in Batch Scheduling and Distillation Column Sequencing
Thomas L. Varner, Jr. M.S. (UVA) 1987 Computer Simulation of Molecular Liquids
Timothy D. Walter [5]

M.S. (UVA) 1985 The Effect of Salt on the Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium of Formamide-Water and 2-Propanol-Water Systems
Billy Y. Wang M.S. (UVA) 1988 Molecular Dynamics Simulation of the Shear Viscosity of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide
Billy Y. Wang Ph.D. (UVA) 1991 Transport Properties of Simple and Molecular Fluids
Michael Waroblak M.S. (UVA) 1993 Non-Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Polymer Melts

 

[1] co-supervised with H. D. Cochran

[2]co-supervised with M. D. LeVan

[3]co-supervised with R. M. Ford

[4]co-supervised with J. P. O'Connell

[5]co-supervised with R. L. Perry

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