Category Archives: Thesis

Back From Utah

For those who are wondering, I finally got the thesis wrapped up and submitted for publication on Monday. My final thesis committee member got back from camping, signed the thing off, and after an afternoon of running around, I had … Continue reading

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Thesis Update: The Continuing Story Continues…

It’s been a while since I posted anything, and I figured it was time to give an update. After the defense on the 3rd, I spent most of the next week pretty much rewriting my whole paper, and redoing one … Continue reading

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Thesis Progress and Jimmy Bloggin

Well, the long hard thesis slog continues. I’m just finished analyzing data from one of the main experiments that I had to redo as part of the thesis revision. In this experiment, I measure the magnitude of the impedance of … Continue reading

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Not Out Of The Woods

So, I defended my thesis today. And “passed with qualifications”, which means that they had some things they wanted me to fix before they’d sign off on it. Unfortunately, the qualifications include basically rewriting much of the thesis, and then … Continue reading

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Safely in Utah

Just wanted to let everyone know that I made it out to Utah today. I’ll be defending my thesis on Tuesday, so I’ve got a couple of days to put together my presentation, and polish up the thesis a bit. … Continue reading

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Thesis Update

Just wanted to let everyone know that I got my thesis sent off to my committee today. I still need to get all of them to sign off by tomorrow on it being ready for defense, but the it looks … Continue reading

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Thesis Photos

I just thought I’d show you some of what I’ve been up to lately. Before we could do the jet pulsation tests, we needed some good steady-flow tests to demonstrate that we had a system that could accurately detect jet … Continue reading

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110 Pages Down…

Just thought I’d give an update real quick. Last week was a blur. Last Sunday, one of the tenants there in Mojave who stores explosives for the local mines had one of their containers explode. So we were locked out … Continue reading

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Busy Out of My Mind

Hey guys, I’m going to be busy out of my mind as I start the last two weeks before my thesis has to be finished and ready to defend, most likely pulling 40-50 hours a week on that on top … Continue reading

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Another Thesis Bleg: Short Pulse Duration Stroboscope

I figured it might be a good idea to bring this one up on the blog, just in case. Over the weekend, I finally got my flow test rig setup for my thesis. The rig is pretty similar to the … Continue reading

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