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Ph. D. Theses at the CGPG:


2006

  • Jonathan Engle (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Black Hole Entropy, Constraints, and Symmetry in Quantum Gravity
    PDF
  • Kevin Vandersloot (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Loop Quantum Cosmology
    PDF

2005
  • Chris Van Den Broeck (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Black Holes and Neutron Stars: Fundamental and Phenomenological Issues
    PDF

2004
  • Josh Willis (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    On the Low-Energy Ramifications and a Mathematical Extension of Loop Quantum Gravity
    PDF, ETD
  • Bernard Kelly (advisor: Pablo Laguna):
    The Next Generation of Binary Black Hole Head-On Collisions, and their Aftermath
    PDF, ETD site
  • Kenneth Smith (advisor: Pablo Laguna):
    Dynamic Singularity Excision in Numerical Relativity
    PDF, ETD site

2002
  • David Garrison (advisor: Jorge Pullin, Pablo Laguna):
    Testing Binary Black Hole Codes in Strong Field Regimes
    PDF, ETD site
  • Badri Krishnan (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Isolated Horizons in Numerical Relativity
    PDF, ETD site
  • Yi Ling (advisor: Lee Smolin):
    Extending Loop Quantum Gravity to Supergravity
    PDF
  • Jacek Wisniewski (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    2+1 General Relativity: Classical and Quantum
    PDF, ETD site

2001
  • Ramon Lopez-Aleman (advisor: Jorge Pullin):
    Evolving Particle Trajectories Perturbatively around Rotating Black Holes in the Time Domain
    PDF, ETD site
  • Stephen Fairhurst (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Isolated horizons and distorted black holes
    Postscript, PDF, ETD site
  • Olaf Dreyer (advisor: Abhay Ahtekar):
    Isolated Horizons and Black Hole Entropy
    Postscript, PDF, ETD site

2000
  • Chris Beetle (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Isolated Horizons and Black Hole Mechanics
    Postscript, PDF
  • Dan Cartin (advisor: Lee Smolin):
    Self-regulated Models of Str Formation in Flocculent Galaxies
    Postscript, PDF
  • Sameer Gupta (advisor: Lee Smolin)
  • Gaurav Khanna (advisor: Jorge Pullin):
    Black Hole Coalescence: the Close Limit
    Postscript, PDF

1999
  • Kirill Krasnov (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Postscript, PDF
  • Eli Hawkins (advisor: Lee Smolin):
    Perturbative Noncommutative Regularization
    Postscript & PDF

1998
  • John Baker (advisor: Jorge Pullin):
    The Perturbative Study Of Black Hole Collisions
    Postscript, PDF
  • Jose Antonio Zapata (advisor: Jorge Pullin):
    A Combinatorial Approach To Quantum Gauge Theories And Quantum Gravity
    Postscript, PDF

1997
  • Alejandro Corichi (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Interplay Between Topology, Gauge Fields And Gravity
    Postscript, PDF
  • Seth Major (advisor: Lee Smolin):
    q-Quantum Gravity
    Postscript, PDF
  • Nuno Dias (advisor: Jorge Pullin):
    The Dynamics Of Quantum Gravity: A Proposal

1996
  • Monica Pierri (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Probing Quantum General Relativity Through Exactly Soluble Midi-Superspaces
    Postscript, PDF
  • Troy Schilling (advisor: Abhay Ashtekar):
    Geometry Of Quantum Mechanics
    Postscript, PDF


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