**Master Thesis Graduates**

**2015**

- Zhenchao Ge, M.S., December 2015

Advisor: Micah B. Milinovich

Thesis title: The Least Prime Number that Splits Completely in S3-sextic Number Fields

**2014**

- Dixie Smith Horne, M.A., May 2014

Advisor: Talmage James Reid

Thesis title: Ramsey Theory Using Matroid Minors - John R. Burt, M.S., April 2014

Advisor: William Staton

Thesis title: (Visible) Tilings of Squares and Hypercubes

**2012**

- Amanda Catherine Acosta, M.S., May 2012

Advisor: Sandra Spiroff

Thesis title: Characterizations of Zero Divisor Graphs Determined by Equivalence Classes of Zero Divisors - John William Dever, M.S., June 2012

Advisor: Gerard Buskes

Thesis title: Tensor Products of Vector Seminormed Spaces

**2011**

- Michael W. Azlin, M.S., May 2011

Advisor: Micah B. Milinovich

Thesis title: Covering Systems of Polynomial Rings over Finite Fields - Bette Catherine Putnam, M.S., May 2011

Advisor: Laura Sheppardson

Thesis title: Zero Divisor Graphs and Poset Decomposition - Lisa Jordan Ewell, M.S., May 2011

Advisor: William Staton

Thesis title: Bipartite Density of Generalized Petersen Graphs - Michael C. Northington V, M.S., May 2011

Advisor: Erwin Mina-Diaz

Thesis title: Asymptotics of Carleman Polynomials for Level Curves of the Inverse of a Shifted Joukowsky Transformation - Cameron Taylor Byrum, M.S., May 2011

Advisor: William Staton

Thesis title: Independence Polynomial of Molecular Graphs

**2009**

- Samuel Stewart Jackson, M.S., May 2009

Advisor: Gerard Buskes

Thesis title: Powers of Algebraic Disjointness Preserving Operators - John Estes, M.S., May 2009

Advisor: William Staton

Thesis title: Harmonic Graphs : A Correlation Between Music Theory and Combinatorial Graphs

**2007**

- James Shook, M.S., May 2007

Advisor:

Thesis title: Some Properties of k-trees