Organized below by date.

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“Urease immobilization for advancing enzyme-induced calcium carbonate precipitation applications,” successful thesis defense by Zach Frieling, Masters candidate, chemical & biological engineering, Montana State University, May 2, 2019. Thesis abstract

“Metabolic interactions and activity partitioning in a methanogenic, interdomain biofilm,” dissertation defense by Laura Camilleri, PhD candidate, microbiology & immunology, Montana State University, April 19, 2019. Thesis abstract

“Bacterial and Archaeal Community Dynamics in Relation to Organic Consumption and Sulfate Gradients in the Powder River Basin,” dissertation defense by Hannah Schweitzer, PhD candidate, microbiology & immunology, Montana State University, April 16, 2019. Dissertation Abstract

“Spatiotemporal Mapping of Oxygen in Model Porous Media Biofilms Using 19F Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Oximetry,” dissertation defense by Jeffrey Simkins, PhD candidate, chemical & biological engineering, Montana State University, April 2, 2019. Dissertation Abstract

“Bacterial Community Dynamics and Variability in Shallow Aquifers,” dissertation defense by Anna Zelaya, PhD candidate, microbiology & immunology, Montana State University, April 2, 2019. Dissertation Abstract

“Gastrointestinal organoid structure and transport,” successful thesis defense by Barkan Sidar, PhD candidate, chemical & biological engineering, Montana State University, March 27, 2019. Thesis abstract

“The development and validation of a standard In vitro method to evaluate the efficacy of surface modified urinary catheters,” successful thesis defense by Jennifer Summers, Masters candidate, chemical & biological engineering, Montana State University, December 11, 2018.  Thesis abstract

Quorum Quenching as a Promising Method to Control Biofilm Growth in Metalworking Fluids,” successful thesis defense by Safiye Selen Özcan, Masters candidate, chemical & biological engineering, Montana State University, May 4, 2018.  Thesis abstract

 “Thermal inactivation kinetics of ureases and proppant sand immobilization using enzymatically induced calcium carbonate precipitation,” successful thesis defense by Vincent Morasko, Masters candidate, chemical & biological engineering, Montana State University, April 26, 2018. Thesis abstract 

The roles of hibernation promoting factor in resuscitation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from dormancy, successful thesis defense by Tatsuya Akiyama, PhD candidate, microbiology & immunology, Montana State University, April 12, 2018. Dissertation abstract

“Ureolysis induced mineral precipitation material properties compared to oil and gas well cement,” successful thesis defense by Dicle Beser, Masters candidate, civil & environmental engineering, Montana State University, April 10, 2018. Thesis abstract

“Microbial Interactions and the Role of Environmental Stress in Natural and Synthetic Consortia,” successful Dissertation Defense by Ashley Beck, PhD candidate, microbiology & immunology, Montana State University, March 8, 2018. Thesis abstract 

“Nutrient limitation alters metabolism, Cr(VI) response, and biofilm matrix composition in Desulfovibrio vulgaris Hildenborough,” successful Dissertation Defense by Lauren Franco, PhD candidate, microbiology & immunology, Montana State University, November 14, 2017.Dissertation Abstract 

“Optimization of a two stage, vertical flow treatment wetland for total nitrogen removal at Bridger Bowl Ski Area,” successful Thesis Defense by Shayla Woodhouse, Masters candidate, civil engineering, Montana State University, November 11, 2017.Thesis abstract

“Selecting filter media for phosphorus removal at the Ennis National Fish Hatchery three-stage subsurface flow treatment wetland,” successful Thesis Defense by Jack Wallis, Masters candidate, civil engineering, Montana State University, July 12, 2017. Thesis abstract

“Organic amendments for enhancing microbial coalbed methane production,” successful Dissertation Defense by Katie Davis, PhD candidate, civil engineering, Montana State University, July 8, 2017. Dissertation abstract

“Visualizing and quantifying biomineralization in wellbore analog reactors,” successful Thesis Defense by Drew Norton, Masters candidate, civil engineering, Montana State University, July 7, 2017.Thesis abstract

MSU's Electronic Thesis and Dissertation database: https://scholarworks.montana.edu/xmlui/handle/1/732