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May Seventeenth Two Thousand and Ten Prudential Center Newark, New Jersey
Welcome to the 2010 commencement ceremony of New Jersey Institute of Technology. The university extends heartfelt congratulations to its graduates on their accomplishment and commends the families and friends who have helped them reach this milestone of academic achievement. By definition, commencement means “to begin to be.” As the members of the Class of 2010 begin to be, we wish them every success, confident that they have been well prepared for a life of contribution in the 21st century, to meet its challenges and embrace its myriad opportunities. Well done!
Information in this program is compiled prior to final certification of candidates for graduation. Only the diploma and certified transcript of each student are official documents which attest to the granting of a degree.
TO OUR GUESTS
Commencement, an age-old tradition, is a joyous yet solemn event signifying years of study and sacrifice. To preserve the appropriateness of this august occasion — The audience should remain seated throughout the ceremony and until the recessional is completed. There will be no standing in the aisles at any time during the ceremony. Guests are not permitted on the arena floor. Any attendee requiring assistance should contact uniformed Prudential Center personnel. Members of the audience are asked to turn off cell phones and other electronic devices. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.
Altenkirch. President and Chief Executive Officer Public Service Enterprise Group. MACP Past Chairman Department of Medicine Saint Michael’s Medical Center The Honorable Kim Guadagno Lieutenant Governor State of New Jersey Grand Marshal and Mace Bearer Processional Presiding Presentation of Colors The National Anthem Greetings Speaker Speaker Presentation of Honorary Degrees 3 . Altenkirch.MONDAY. Chair Board of Trustees Ralph Izzo Chairman of the Board. MD. President NJIT Alumni Association Annacler Harris-Blevin ’10 Kathleen Wielkopolski. Smith. COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES UNIVERSITY CEREMONY Class Crier Annacler Harris-Blevin ’10 Senior Class President Jack Gentul. President Steven B.M. Incorporated Leon G. MAY 17. President AFROTC Newark Boys Chorus Robert A. Saperstein ’84. 2010 • 9:00 A. Dean of Students Gonfalon Carriers Candidates for Baccalaureate Degrees Candidates for Master’s Degrees Candidates for Doctoral Degrees Distinguished Faculty Golden Highlanders Bagpiper Honored Guests University Officials Presidential Party AFROTC Detachment 490 Color Guard Robert A.
Dean College of Architecture and Design John Cays. Karaa. Deek. Associate Professor Department of Humanities School of Management Robert English. Associate Dean College of Architecture and Design College of Science and Liberal Arts Fadi P. Gauchat. Senior Vice President for Research and Development Interlude Presiding Presentation of Candidates for Doctoral Degrees Presentation of the Hashimoto Prize High GPA Award Presentation Presentation of Candidates for Baccalaureate Degrees College of Architecture and Design Urs P. Interim Dean School of Management Shanthi Gopalakrishnan Associate Dean for Academics School of Management College of Computing Sciences Narain Gehani. Sebastian. Friedman. Kane. Senior Vice President for Research and Development Ronald S. Associate Professor Department of Civil and Enviromental Engineering 4 . Dean College of Science and Liberal Arts Robert S. Dean College of Computing Sciences Barry Cohen. Sebastian. Chief Executive Officer Phonetel Donald H. Dean Newark College of Engineering Fadi A.Commencement Address The Honorable Kim Guadagno Lieutenant Governor State of New Jersey Newark Boys Chorus Donald H. Dean Graduate Studies Daniel A. Associate Dean College of Computing Sciences Newark College of Engineering Sunil Saigal. Henderson.
Dean College of Architecture and Design John Cays. Dean College of Science and Liberal Arts Robert S. MAY 26. Friedman. 5 . Gauchat. 2004 • 1:30 P. Deek. COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES: AFTERNOON CEREMONIES Presentation of Candidates for Master’s Degrees College of Architecture and Design Urs P. Associate Dean College of Architecture and Design College of Science and Liberal Arts Fadi P. Associate Professor Department of Humanities School of Management Robert English. Interim Dean School of Management Shanthi Gopalakrishnan Associate Dean for Academics School of Management College of Computing Sciences Narain Gehani. Listing of the Candidates for Master’s Degrees begins on page 26. Dean College of Computing Sciences Barry Cohen.M.WEDNESDAY. Dean Newark College of Engineering Fadi A. Chair Board of Trustees Alma Mater Recessional Harp selections Odarka Polanskyj Stockert ’88 Listing of the Candidates for Doctoral Degrees begins on page 11. Associate Dean College of Computing Sciences Newark College of Engineering Sunil Saigal. Listing of the Candidates for Baccalaureate Degrees begins on page 36. Karaa. Associate Professor Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering Conferring of Degrees Kathleen Wielkopolski.
6 . New Jersey Institute of Technology is empowered to confer honorary degrees upon individuals of distinguished achievement in recognition of their personal and professional accomplishments and their contributions to society.HONORARY DEGREES By its charter.
she pursued an aggressive agenda to fight crime. In recognition of her public service as New Jersey’s first lieutenant governor. 7 . New Jersey Institute of Technology is pleased to confer the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. grew up in Monmouth County. Her husband. Guadagno began her public career as a federal prosecutor. As an Assistant Attorney General and the Deputy Director of the Division of Criminal Justice. where she took a position in the United States Attorney’s office in Newark. NY. Kevin. qualities that proved valuable during her successful tenure on the Organized Crime and Racketeering Strike Force in Brooklyn. strengthen community outreach. Guadagno also taught at Rutgers Law School-Newark from 2001 through her election as Lieutenant Governor in 2009. She served on the Monmouth Beach planning board for sixteen years and later as Commissioner in Monmouth Beach from 2005-2007. STATE OF NEW JERSEY The Honorable Kim Guadagno was born in Waterloo. Attorney’s Office. Mike. Guadagno went on to serve as an Assistant Attorney General in New Jersey. she was in charge of statewide criminal investigations with oversight of 300 prosecutors and investigators. and enact a series of innovative policies across a 650-member agency with a $65 million budget. After leaving the U. As a child. where they decided to raise their three boys. 2010. HONORIS CAUSA Presented to THE HONORABLE KIM GUADAGNO LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR. For her achievements. she moved frequently throughout the country before calling New Jersey her home. Guadagno became the 75th Sheriff of Monmouth County. After graduating from Ursinus College in 1980. upon The Honorable Kim Guadagno. She was sworn in as New Jersey’s first Lieutenant Governor on January 19. Iowa. She earned a reputation as being tough and independent. she was awarded the United States Department of Justice’s highest honor on two separate occasions. As Sheriff. and then American University law school in 1983. yet continued her commitment to public service. honoris causa. After Guadagno married her husband. and the county’s first woman sheriff. In 2007. After leaving office in 2001. Michael and Anderson.THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF HUMANE LETTERS. Guadagno became an attorney in private practice. In addition to these responsibilities.S. she moved to New Jersey.
Izzo’s career began as a research scientist at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory. Dr. science and technology. PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER PUBLIC SERVICE ENTERPRISE GROUP. strategic planning and finance. and Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey. INCORPORATED Ralph Izzo. the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI). Since joining PSE&G in 1992. the Edison Electric Institute (EEI). He has published or presented over 35 papers on magnetohydrodynamic modeling. specializing in energy. as well as the public policy arena. Izzo is a well-known leader within the utility industry. honoris causa. PHD CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD. In recognition of his outstanding professional achievements that have kept New Jersey on the forefront of energy sustainability. Izzo is chairman of the board for the Drumthwacket Foundation. New Jersey Institute of Technology is pleased to confer the degree of Doctor of Science. Izzo received his bachelor of science and master of science degrees in mechanical engineering and his doctor of philosophy degree in applied physics from Columbia University.THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF SCIENCE. upon Ralph Izzo. He also served four years as a senior policy advisor in the Office of New Jersey Governor Thomas H. The Center for Energy Workforce Development. Kean. Izzo was elected to several executive positions within PSEG’s family of companies. Dr.S. Earlier. In these capacities. the New Jersey Utilities Association. performing numerical simulations of fusion energy experiments. president and chief executive officer of Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PSEG) since April 2007. He had served as president and chief operating officer of PSEG since October 2006 when he was also elected to the Board of Directors. PhD has been chairman. he was president and chief operating officer of Public Service Electric and Gas Company. He also completed the requirements for a master of business administration degree with a concentration in finance from the Rutgers Graduate School of Management. He is listed in numerous editions of Who’s Who and has been the recipient of national fellowships and awards. Dr. His public policy experience includes service as an American Physical Society Congressional Science Fellow in the office of U. Senator Bill Bradley. 8 . He serves on the board of directors for the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce. HONORIS CAUSA Presented to RALPH IZZO. he broadened his experience in the areas of general management.
Smith developed the first viral diagnostic laboratory in New Jersey.THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF DOCTOR OF SCIENCE. George’s University Medical School. He co-founded and participates in the Inter-City Infectious Disease Rounds Group. Leon G. and assisted NJIT to establish the accelerated pre-medical program with St. 9 . as well as HIV and hepatitis C clinics at Saint Michael’s Medical Center. MD. Smith. Smith has continuously advised NJIT on medical education. He cochairs the Medical Society of New Jersey’s Bio-Terrorism Task Force and is a Master of the American College of Physicians. Leon G. Dr. MACP PAST CHAIRMAN OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE SAINT MICHAEL’S MEDICAL CENTER Dr. George’s University. Smith is an alumnus of Georgetown Medical School. and for his support of the partnership between NJIT and St. New Jersey Institute of Technology is pleased to confer the degree of Doctor of Science. Dr. Dr. He recently founded and funded the Infectious Disease Hall of Fame at Saint Michael’s Medical Center. which meets weekly at New York City/New Jersey area hospitals. and the National Institutes of Health. HONORIS CAUSA Presented to LEON G. Smith has published extensively on infectious diseases and has served on many committees of the Infectious Disease Society of America. He has received numerous awards. which presented him with its Mentor Award for training more infectious disease fellows than anyone. He also has taught medicine and preventive medicine at the New Jersey Medical School. and has served as a consultant to the Vatican. Past president of the National Foundation for Infectious Disease. Yale Medical School. In recognition of his 45 years of dedication to the Newark community and the State of New Jersey as a physician and humanitarian. He served as chief of infectious diseases at Saint Michael’s Medical Center in Newark for 40 years before becoming chairman of the hospital’s Department of Medicine. honoris causa. upon Dr. including the Clara Barton Award and the Best Doctors Award. SMITH.
Kazuo Hashimoto garnered more than 1000 patents and applications related to his invention of the telephone answering machine and other technical devices in electronics and telecommunications. honoris causa. an outstanding scholar who has earned the degree of Doctor of Philosophy through distinguished scholarship and research in electrical and computer engineering. A key element of the endowment’s purpose is the annual award of the Hashimoto Prize to a doctoral candidate in electrical or computer engineering who has demonstrated high achievement and promise in the field. and was one of the select individuals in his country esteemed as a Living National Treasure. awarded him the degree of Doctor of Science. in recognition of his extraordinary body of creative work and his encouragement of invention. He was a recipient of Japan’s Medal of Honor. at these ceremonies in 1994. 10 . In May of 1995. New Jersey Institute of Technology. One hundred of these were awarded in the United States alone.AWARD THE HASHIMOTO PRIZE Presented to SHUAI WANG ’10 Over a distinguished lifetime. New Jersey Institute of Technology is proud to announce the recipient of the Hashimoto Prize is Shuai Wang. the Yellow Ribbon. Hashimoto who found this university to provide an environment in which applied research and scholarship flourish. the Hashimoto Endowment was established at NJIT through the generosity and vision of Dr.
CANDIDATES FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY APPLIED PHYSICS (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark. PhD Kangzhu Guo BS Applied Physics. People’s Education Society Institute of Technology. Cuba Dissertation: Integration of Electronic and Optical Techniques in the Design and Fabrication of Pressure Sensors Advisors: Anthony Fiory. Hoboken. Newark. Wuhan University. Beijing. People’s Republic of China ME. India MS Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Chin. Wuhan University. PhD Sreeya Sreevatsa BS Electronics and Communication Engineering. PhD † † — August 2009 graduates * — January 2010 graduates 11 . New Jersey Dissertation: Carbon Nanotube Electronic Structures as Anti-Corrosion Coatings Advisor: Haim Grebel. New Jersey) † Peng Gao BS Applied Physics. New Jersey Dissertation: Gaussian Beam Diaphragm Fiber Optic Sensor Advisor: Ken K. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Probing the Complex Magnetic. Tyson. PhD Nuggehalli Ravindra. University of Havana. People’s Republic of China MS Applied Physics. Stevens Institute of Technology. Bangalore. Electronic and Structural Properties in Correlated Manganese Oxides Advisor: Trevor A. Peking University. PhD † * Ivan Padron BS Applied Physics.
People’s Republic of China MS Plasma Physics. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Verdoni BS Applied Physics. New Jersey) Ajitha Patlolla BS Mechanical Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Newark. Newark. Nanjing University. Nanjing. New Jersey Dissertation: Novel Electrospun Composite Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering Advisor: Treena Arinzeh. India MS Biomedical Engineering. PhD BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and UMDNJ. University of Colorado at Boulder. PhD 12 . PhD † BIOLOGY (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark. New York MS Computer Science. Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University. Newark. Institute of Applied Physics and Computational Mathematics. PhD Michael Recce. State University of New York at Stony Brook. Colorado Dissertation: High Resolution Solar Observations from First Principles to Applications Advisor: Carsten Denker. Beijing. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Relationship between Photospheric Magnetic Fields and Coronal Activities Advisor: Haimin Wang. Hyderabad. New Jersey) * Jeff Cheng BS Biochemistry.CANDIDATES FOR DOCTORAL DEGREES * Changyi Tan BS Astronomy. New Jersey Dissertation: Bioinformatics Study of Altered Response to IFN-Γ Stimulation in Human Macrophage Subsequent to TB Infection Advisors: Richard Pine. PhD Angelo P.
Gogos. Dalian University of Technology. PhD Huiju Liu BE Mechanical Engineering. Gogos. Gogos. PhD CHEMISTRY Ornthida Sae-Khow BS Chemistry. People’s Republic of China ME Mechanical Engineering. Thailand Dissertation: Microextraction Techniques Using Carbon Nanotubes as the Media Advisor: Somenath Mitra. PhD 13 . Beijing University of Chemical Technology.CHEMICAL ENGINEERING † Shuli Teng BS Chemical Engineering and Technology. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Hot Melt Mixing/Extrusion and Dissolution of Drug (Indomethacin) in Acrylic Copolymer Matrices Advisors: Costas G. PhD * Qi Zhang BS Polymeric Materials and Engineering. PhD Costas G. Thailand MS Chemistry. Dave. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Investigation of Coating During Particulates Attrition in Fluid Energy Mill (FEM) Advisors: Rajesh N. Beijing University of Chemical Technology. People’s Republic of China MS Materials Processing Engineering. PhD Marino Xanthos. Bangkok. Chulalongkorn University. PhD Costas G. Dave. Beijing University of Chemical Technology. Chulalongkorn University. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Investigation of the Dynamic Behavior of Particle Collisions and Size Attrition Mechanisms within Fluid Energy Mills Advisors: Rajesh N. Zhengzhou University. Bangkok.
Lifrieri BS Geology. Goa Engineering College. New York Dissertation: Optimal Train Control on Various Track Alignments Considering Speed and Schedule Adherence Constraints Advisor: Steven I-Jy Chien. Seoul. University of Gaziantep.CANDIDATES FOR DOCTORAL DEGREES CIVIL ENGINEERING * Kitae Kim BS Civil Engineering. Newark. PhD 14 . PhD * Shuai Wang BS Computer Science. PhD COMPUTER ENGINEERING Nitesh Bhicu Guinde BS Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering. Turkey MS Civil Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Polytechnic University. Korea MS Transportation Planning and Engineering. PhD Yavuz Yusuf Ulusoy BS Civil Engineering. PhD * Joseph J. Turkey MS Transportation Planning and Engineering. New York Dissertation: Optimizing Integrated Service for a Transit Route with Heterogeneous Demand Advisor: Steven I-Jy Chien. New Jersey Dissertation: Inter-Relationship of Mechanical and Bio-Chemical Processes Governing the Settlement of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Using the (C+H)/L Ratio Advisor: Dorairaja Raghu. Ziavras. University of Gaziantep. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Nanjing University. Chung-Ang University. New York MS Civil Engineering. Polytechnic University. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Soft-Error Resilient On-Chip Memory Structures Advisor: Jie Hu. India MS Computer Engineering. Newark. New Jersey Dissertation: Hardware Support for Real-Time Network Security and Packet Classification Using Field Programmable Gate Arrays Advisor: Sotirios G. Goa University. City College of New York.
Singapore † Dissertation: Semantics and Efficient Evaluation of Partial Tree-Pattern Queries on XML Advisor: Dimitri Theodoratos. Xi’an. Jagiellonian University. Karnatak University. Central South University. National University of Singapore. India MS Computer Science. California Dissertation: Algorithms in Comparative Genomics Advisor: Usman Roshan. PhD Xinfa Hu BE. PhD Pawel Placek BS Computer Science. People’s Republic of China Dissertation New Data Structures. Xi’an Jiaotong University. PhD * Xiaoying Wu BS Computer Science. Poland Dissertation: Processing Techniques for Partial Tree-Pattern Queries on XML Data Advisor: Dimitri Theodoratos. Chico. Xi’an. Xi’an Jiaotong University. Cracow. California State University. People’s Republic of China ME. PhD 15 . Cracow. Poland MS Computer Science. Models. and Algorithms for Real-time Resource Management Advisor Joseph Leung.CANDIDATES FOR DOCTORAL DEGREES COMPUTER SCIENCE * Satish Chikkagoudar BS Engineering in Computer Science. Dharwad. People’s Republic of China MS Computer Science. Jagiellonian University.
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology. Akansu. Iran MS Communications Engineering. Ankara. Gothenburg. Sharif University of Technology. PhD * Ehsan Haghani Dogaheh BS Electrical Engineering. Newark. Ankara. PhD * Niu Bo BS Electrical Engineering. Israel MS Electrical Engineering.ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING * Handan Agirman-Tosun BS Electrical Engineering. Haifa. Turkey MS Electrical Engineering. Turkey Dissertation: Generalized Discrete Fourier Transform with Non-Linear Phase: Theory and Design Advisor: Ali N. Columbia University. New York. Xi’an. Middle East Technical University. Israel Dissertation: Target Localization in MIMO Radar Systems Advisor: Alexander M. Haimovich. Chalmers University of Technology. PhD 16 . Hacettepe. Sweden Dissertation: Service Oriented Networking for Multimedia Applications in Broadband Wireless Networks Advisor: Nirwan Ansari. Xi’an. Tehran. PhD Han-Yun Chang BS Electrical Engineering. People’s Republic of China MS Electrical Engineering. Xidian University. Characterization and Device Application of Si/Ge Nano-Heterojunctions Advisor: Leonid Tsybeskov. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Communications over Wireless Networks: Cooperation and Channel State Information Requirements Advisor: Alexander M. Haimovich. New York Dissertation: Growth. Xidian University. PhD * Hana Godrich BS Electrical Engineering. New Jersey MS Electrical Engineering. Ben-Gurion University. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Beer-Sheva.
Bangkok. Newark. Ain Shams University. National University of Singapore. PhD * Miao Shi BS Electrical Engineering. Kwangwoon University. Gothenburg. PhD Sotirios Ziavras. PhD * Sara Gatmir Motahari BS Electrical Engineering. Xidian University. Republic of Korea MS Electrical Engineering. Sweden Dissertation: Inference Prevention in Ubiquitous Social Computing Advisors: Quentin Jones. Salem BS Electrical Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Seoul. Sharif University of Technology.† Seon Woo Lee BS Electronics Engineering. People’s Republic of China MS Electrical Engineering. Egypt Dissertation: Practical Localized Waves Generation Advisor: Edip Niver. Newark. New Jersey Dissertation: Adaptive Trust and Reputation System as a Security Service in Group Communications Advisor: Nirwan Ansari. Chalmers University of Technology. Cairo. Iran MS Electrical Engineering. Cairo. Xi’an. Thailand MS Computer Engineering. Egypt MS Electrical Engineering. Tehran. PhD 17 . New Jersey Dissertation: Electrical and Optical Properties of Carbon Nanotube Intra-Connects and Conductive Polymers Advisor: Haim Grebel. PhD Mohamed A. King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang. New Jersey Institute of Technology. PhD * Pitipatana Sakarindr BS Electrical Engineering. Ain Shams University. Singapore † Dissertation: Advanced Classification of OFDM and MIMO Signals with Enhanced Second Order Cyclostationarity Detection Advisor: Yeheskel Bar-Ness.
Thailand MS Environmental Management. Serbia and Montenegro MS Electrical Engineering. Thailand MS Industrial Engineering. PhD ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark. Chulalongkorn University. Ahmadu Bello University. New Jersey Institute of Technology. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Jackson. Phathum. Bangkok. Bangkok. Watts. PhD Mojisola K. Newark.* Igor Stanojev BS Electrical Engineering. University of Belgrade. New Jersey Dissertation: Cooperative Retransmission Protocols in Fading Channels: Issues. PhD INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING * Sun Olapiriyakul BS Mechanical Engineering. Thammasat University. Otegbeye BS Industrial Engineering. New Jersey Dissertation: The Floating Contract between Risk-Averse Supply Chain Partners in a Volatile Commodity Price Environment Advisor: Jian Yang. Thailand Dissertation: Institutional Controls and Brownfield Redevelopment Advisors: Nancy L. Zaria. Newark. Chulalongkorn University. Solutions and Applications Advisor: Yeheskel Bar-Ness. New Jersey) * Ronnachai Tiyarattanachai BS Environmental Engineering. PhD Daniel J. San Jose State University. Thani. Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology. PhD 18 . California Dissertation: End-Of-Life Analysis of Nanotechnology Products Advisor: Reggie J. Nigeria MS Engineering Management. Caudill.
India Dissertation: Understanding Cognitive Differences in Processing Competing Visualizations of Complex Systems Advisor: David Mendonca. Tiajin University. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Variance Reduction Techniques for Estimating Quantiles and Value At-Risk Advisor: Marvin Nakayama. India MS Computer Application. PhD INFORMATION SYSTEMS * Madhavi M. Reagan BS Mechanical Engineering. PhD * Kamolbhan Olapiriyakul BS Industrial Engineering. Bhopal. University of Michigan. Phathum. Thammasat University. University of Western Australia. University of Madras. India MS Mathematics. Thani. Thailand MBA. PhD Sukeshini Grandhi BS Mathematics. Madras Christian College. PhD Fang Chu BS Computer Science. New York University. New York Dissertation: Resource Assignment in Short Life Technology Intensive (SLTI) New Product Development (NPD) Advisor: Sanchoy Das. Madras Christian College. Ann Arbor. National Institute of Development Administration.* Randy A. India MBA. Newark. New Jersey MS Mechanical Engineering. Chakrabarty BS Civil Engineering. Thailand Dissertation: Virtual World Commerce Adoption (VWCA): A Case Study of Second Life Investigating the Impacts of Perceived Affordances. Trust. New Delhi. New Jersey Institute of Technology. and Need Satisfaction Advisor: George Widmeyer. Michigan MBA. Indian Institute of Technology. Australia Dissertation: Interpersonal Information Management in Communication Technology-A Relational Perspective Advisor: Quentin Jones. Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology. PhD 19 . Bangkok. Maulana Azad College of Technology. University of Madras. Perth.
PhD † † 20 .* Maria M. PhD Faina R. Louisiana Dissertation: A Dynamic Delphi System to Support Decision Making by Large Groups of Crisis Management Experts Advisor: Murray Turoff. Louisiana MS Teaching Mathematics. New York Dissertation: In-Group /Out-Group Dynamics and Effectiveness in Partially Distributed Teams Advisor: Starr Roxanne Hiltz. New Jersey Dissertation: Design. New Jersey Institute of Technology. University of Waikato. Privman BS Computer and Information Science. Beijing University of Astronautics and Aeronautics. Newark. PhD Xiang Yao BS Computer Science and Engineering. Loyola University. Hamilton. Barbados MS Computer Science. PhD Connie Marie White BS General Studies. Development and Evaluation of Collario. Bridgetown. Brooklyn College. Southeastern Louisiana University. University of the West Indies. People’s Republic of China MS Information Systems. Plummer BS Computer Science and Mathematics. University of Pittsburgh. a Group Support System for Collaborative Scenario Creation Advisor: Murray Turoff. Pennsylvania MS Computer and Information Science. New Zealand Dissertation: Job Seeking and Job Application in Social Networking Sites: Predicting Job Seekers’ Behavioral Intentions Advisor: Starr Roxanne Hiltz. New Orleans.
Delhi University. Newark. India MS Applied Mathematics. Vadodara. Newark. New Jersey Dissertation: Formation of Screen Printed Contacts on Multicrystalline Silicon (mc-Si) Solar Cells Advisors: Nuggehalli M. Surathkal. India MS Mathematics. India MS Materials Science and Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology. University of the Philippines. New York Dissertation: Novel Micron. Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda. Delhi University. Newark. New Jersey Dissertation: Synthesis and Characterization of Metal Oxide Semiconductors for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production Advisor: Nuggehalli M. Manila. PhD 21 .MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING Thelma G. Philippines MS Chemical Engineering. Polytechnic University of New York. National Institute of Technology. Materials Science and Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology. New Jersey Dissertation: Perturbed Spherical Objects in Acoustic and Fluid Flow Fields Advisor: Denis L. Blackmore. Their Material Properties. PhD Bhushan Sopori. PhD Vishal Rajendra Mehta BE Metallurgy. Philippines MS Chemical Engineering. PhD MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark. Manning BS Chemical Engineering. PhD Boris Khusid. Ravindra. University of Santo Thomas. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Ravindra. and Their Effects on Ballistic Performance Advisors: Zafar Iqbal.and Nano-Scale Energetic Materials for Advanced Gun Propulsion. Manila. New Jersey) * Manmeet Kaur BA Mathematics. India MS Materials Science and Engineering. PhD * Sudhakar Shet BS Metallurgy.
New Jersey Dissertation: Constitutive Modeling of Glassy Shape Memory Polymers Advisor: I. Newark. Wuhan University. India Dissertation: Electrohydrodynamic Manipulation of Multiphase Fluids Advisor: Pushpendra Singh. Papageorgiou. People’s Republic of China MS Applied Mathematics. Nanjing University. Newark. New Jersey Dissertation: Nonlinear Evolution of Annular Layers and Liquid Threads in Electric Fields Advisor: Demetrios T. People’s Republic of China MS Applied Mathematics. Tiajin University. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Morokoff. Newark. PhD Ye Yang BS Applied Mathematics. New Jersey Dissertation: Reduced Order Models for Fluid-Structure Interaction Systems by Mixed Finite Element Formulation Advisor: Sheldon Wang. People’s Republic of China MS Applied Mathematics. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Horntrop. Karnataka University.* Bo Ren BS Mathematics. Newark. New Jersey Dissertation: Modeling and Quasi-Monte Carlo Simulation of Risk in Credit Portfolios Advisors: David J. PhD Sai Chaitanya Nudurupati BS Industrial Production Engineering. Joga Rao. Chaitanya Bharati Institute of Technology. PhD † 22 . PhD William J. PhD * Qiming Wang BS Mathematics. New Jersey Institute of Technology. India MS Mechanical Engineering. PhD † MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Mahesh Anant Khanolkar BS Mechanical Engineering. New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. New Jersey Institute of Technology. PhD * Chong Peng BE Mechanical Engineering. Daytona Beach. Newark. PhD 23 . People’s Republic of China MS Mechanics. PhD TRANSPORTATION * Geraldine Kelly Leone BS Computer Science.* Yazan Ahmad Manna BS Mechatronics Engineering. Jordan MS Mechanical Engineering. Dongying. The Hashemite University. New Jersey MS Aviation Science and Management. PhD Rongfang Liu. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Optimal Synthesis of Planar Adjustable Mechanisms Advisor: Rajpal S. University of Science and Technology of China. University of Science and Technology of China. People’s Republic of China Dissertation: Transport Mechanisms and Modeling of Riser Reactor Advisor: Chao Zhu. China University of Petroleum. Sodhi. Florida Dissertation: Operating Characteristics of Passenger Screening Processes and the Development of a Paced Inspection System Advisors: Sanchoy Das. Hefei. Zarqa. South Orange. Huazhong University of Science and Technology. Seton Hall University. People’s Republic of China MS Thermal Engineering. Wuhan. New Jersey Dissertation: Motion Coordination and Control in the Development of a Gait Rehabilitation System Advisor: Zhiming Ji. PhD Dawei Wang BS Thermal Engineering. Hefei.
Backstrand. New York University. Childbirth and Post-Partum Period in Urban and Suburban Immigrant Pakistani Women Advisor: Jeffrey R. The State University of New Jersey. New Jersey Dissertation: Determinants of Risky Sexual Behaviors of Kenyan Immigrant Men in the U. New Jersey Dissertation: Accessibility in Metropolitan Transportation Planning: Visualizing a GIS-Based Measure for Collaborative Planning Advisor: Lyna Wiggins. New Jersey Post-Masters Certificate/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. DC MS Parent-Child Nursing. Ramapo College of New Jersey. Pakistan Dissertation: Experiences of Pregnancy. Mahwah.S. New Jersey Institute of Technology. New Jersey) † Japheth Kaluyu BS Management. Georgetown University. Seton Hall University. PhD Aditi Sarkar BS. Newark. Washington. Calcutta University. and During Visits in Kenya Advisor: Dula Pacquiao. New York MArch. PhD * Sallie Ann Porter BS Nursing. New Jersey MS Management. PhD Rubab Itrat Qureshi BS Medicine and Surgery. Backstrand.URBAN SYSTEMS (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT. New Jersey Institute of Technology. Calcutta. Newark. Rutgers. India MS Applied Physics. UMDNJ and Rutgers-Newark. Khyber Medical College. PhD † 24 . New Jersey Dissertation: Safe Haven Infant Protection: Incidence of Use and Characteristics of Surrendered Infants and Relinquishing Users Advisor: Jeffrey R. Newark. South Orange. Peshawar University.
Caryn Schneider Yaacov BA Sociology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden, New Jersey MS Environmental Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel MS Urban and Regional Planning, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel MS Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel Dissertation: Dynamics of School Playground Use in Low-Income Neighborhoods: Four Case Studies from Newark, New Jersey Advisor: Maurie Cohen, PhD Maria Beatriz Yabur BFA, Institute for Advanced Studies in Fine Art, Armando Reveron in Sculpture, Caracas, Venezuela MArch, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey Dissertation: Noxious Odors in Residential Environments: Coping in Reactive and Proactive Ways in Three New Jersey Communities Advisor: Karen Franck, PhD
CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES NEWARK COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
MASTER OF SCIENCE BIOELECTRONICS
Yazan Ahmad Gharaibeh
* Yasser Ali
Suwah S. Amara Katherine Susana Andrade † Ghaith J. Androwis Gaurav Sunil Bagwe Naimisha Reddy Beeravolu Sorav Bhatia Bhumi Jagdishchandra Bhatt Rakesh Mukeshkumar Brahmbhatt * Ravi T. Buddhdew Anirudh Anupam Chaturvedi Mohammad U. Choudhry Kevin Ciszak Ashley Marie Craig Harish Damodaran * Meriam J. Dawood Andrew R. Feeney * Maikel S. Gabera James P. Gill Melissa Antoinette Golob Alexander Goncharov Rashi Grewal Khadidiatou Guiro Jatin Ramesh Jain Neha Mahendrakumar Jain Karan Vijay Jhaveri Nikhil Joshi Amit Madhukar Kamble † Sidharth Kapoor * Kohitij Kar * Seda Karamil † Swetha Karri Alekhya Karuturi Nishanth Kesireddy Federico A. Lazaro * Mathew T. Long * Yen Chen Lu * Esther Sucharita Lucas * David McClish * Dhaval Mehta Sandeepkumar Mistry Ian Mitchell
Piyush Sanjay Modak Shilpa Nagendra * Jaykumar Prakashbhai Naik Mehran V. Naljayan Atul Narkhede † Brooke Marie Odle Quam Olanrewaju Onigbanjo * Vivian Chinelo Ozoka Deep Siddhartha Pandya Forum Bhadresh Parikh Arif I. Patel Birva Bharatbhai Patel Dhruv Yogesh Patel Jayson Patel * Kavita Patel * Mamta Yogesh Patel * Mehul N. Patel Pankti Amrish Patel Matthew J. Pfefferkorn Archana Proddutur Andrew Joseph Pskowski Akshay Narendra Pujara * Gregory N. Ranky * Carla A. Reformina Robert F. Russo Elizabeth C. Saharig-Romero * Steven J. Seelman Anushree B. Shah * Daivratna Mahendrakumar Shah Mark R. Shaker Vishal Kumar Singh Niyati B. Soni * Kavitha Subramanian * Priyanka Chandrakant Taware Rosa E. Tolentino Lori Ann Trofinoff Deepthi Tumuluri Edward Duquesne Wardell * Jon Edward Weimer * Yashasvi Reddy Yeruva Joshua Dean Young † Joanna Ziarnik
* Birva Khamar * Cenk Kutar * David Onsy Malaty * Maneesh Merwade
Festus Ekhor Omorogieva Jignesh Patel Miraat Ajay Patel * Prashant D. Patel * Bharathwaja Rabindran Vignesh Ratan Rupchand Shah * Joseph Michael Siarkowicz * Sapna Singh Lijo M. Varughese * Shashank Lakshman Vummidi
CIVIL ENGINEERING * Hussein G. Ahmed
Oluwakemi O. Adeniran Osagie Basil Agboh Adamu Saiza Balat Daniel M. Bishara Parag Hemant Borgaonkar Dai T. Chau Keke Kingsley Enemchukwu * Karthik Eticala Lakxmi Gurumurthy
Brian C. Ascolese Benjamin Yaw Atsem Dena A. Baskous Mohamed Alaa Bassiouny Alvin Bermudez * Cherno E. Cham † Ethel Amy Chan Sydney C. Chan * Cesar A. Costales * Sopan B. Desai Said A. Elmalt Joshua Fink Dennis Gurevits * Vishnudat Hardial * Christopher A. Henrickson * Zahra Jabini Anthony L. Jackman Jemima Elizabeth Johnson † Mohammad A. Khan † Alyssa D. Krake Zuowei Li Shaoliang Liu Frank J. Mascoli Khalid R. Mateen * Jon Henri Mayer Mariusz K. Mazur * Ilunga P. Mulangu * Yadunandan Mysore Lokanath
† — August 2009 graduates * — January 2010 graduates
Cristian E. Nieto-Franco Chul Soo Park Anukul Patel † Vanita Patel * Oruba Nidal Rabie † Jonathan D. Reuther Raquel Romero Lokchandran Sivasubramanian Cunzhi Song Jacquelyn Patricia Tookmanian Julio Trivino-Steek Kingsley Ugochukwu * Robert W. Verrengia Manan J. Vyas
COMPUTER ENGINEERING * Parth Dilipkumar Amin
Ramy Ayad Tom T. Boney * Jonathan Robert Cameron * Andrew P. Hofmaier * Joseph Matthew Leskowits Nisharg Rajendra Patel * Vikas Patel Giovanny Pulido Usman Raza Rahman Abhi Mandela Ravivarma Sunil Shivamallu Parijat Shukla Amrutha Suresh Bhargav Bhagesh Trivedi Vignesh Viswanathan * Chaoyi Wang
Jyoti Kumar Agrawal Sung Bo An * Jimmy Anabwani † Matthew W. Bajor * Pavan Kumar Reddy Balannagari * Krishna Chaitanya Balantrapu * Nandini Nanjundeshwar Basappa Ronak Hasmukhlal Bhatt
Pooja Kailaschandra Chandiwal Raghu Vamsi Chandrupatla * Bo Chen * Puragundla Niranjan Choudhary Amitkumar Hasmukbhai Chudasma * Abhisheka Dalal Patrick De Bella Jr. Kuntal Deshpande Amar Annaji Dhore * Seshu Kishore Dola * Enoch B. Dor * Nikhil Dubbaka Uzma Fathima * Xiaosu Gao † Anish Goel * Michael Yilak Hailemariam * Suketu Dhirajlal Hirani Idongesit Idiong Vibhu Jately * Anupama Jayateertha Yanal Jij Sreenath Kalikandan Sivadasan * Dipti Satish Karkar † Kanwaljeet Kaur Nam Tae Kim Brendan T. Kirby * Revanth Kollipara * Vikas Raju Koppula * Jigar Ajay Kothari Sameer Latif Sisi Li * Ligeng Liao * Yu Liu * Henry B. Loo * Vilash Pappachen Madathil Ashok Mandadi Mang Mang Nirosha Manthena * Akash Mathur * Venkatesh Mekala * Peiyu Men * Neha Mittal * Vijay Babu Muddasani Nikhil Mukundan * Palaniappan Muthukaruppan * Ramdas Sekhar Nair * Indus Kashi Nath * Michael J. Neubauer Raymond Ngan Sanket Deepak Nikam
* Venkata Bhanu Prasad
Nuthakki Ramajayababu Pachipala Yuan Pan * Abhishek Ramanbhai Panchal † Bhavinkumar Manharbhai Patel * Harsh Ashwinbhai Patel * Hetal J. Patel Niki Dushyantkumar Patel * Rajeshkumar B. Patel Viresh Shantilal Patel Prayul Pankaj Porwal Yanning Qu Balachandar Rajamanickam * Bindiya R. Rana Ashish Ravindra Ratnakar Aldrin Kunal Rego Sarah Sam Sertac Sayin Dolly Deepak Shah * Di Shao Abhinav Sharma * Arun Sharma Bhavin Hareshkumar Sharma * Guang Shu Gaurang Bipin bhai Shukla Hima Teja Sidda Samuel M. Siino Chetankumar Bavachandb Sohagiya Mahender Pal Soni Suraj Sreekumar Rahul Sreeram Babu Shankar * Giancarlo Sunga * Kadir Tamkaya * Chintan T. Tandel * Atilla Tarcan * Venkata Sai Kiran Tetali Gopal Thirumalai Narayanan Hardik D. Trivedi † Gustavo M. Valdivia * Sumi Sara Varghese † Vandana Vasudeva Sudha Velamati Karthy Sreekumary Venu * Sharad Mohan Vijalapuram Bhuvaneshwari Vijayraghavan
Patel † Mark Austin Bishop Kevin L. Calles * Kiran Sanjeeva Poojary Juan Miguel Calles † Jacqueline M. Hlinka Thadsigatta Srinivas Murthy * Peter Jablonski * Suchita Thakur * Chulwon Kang * Balavignesh Thirumalainambi Martin Kotowski * George V. Perez * Selvyn Brown † Mary Petronis Daniel R. Ward Reginald Earl Warren * Kevin Scott Wiker Artur Wojcik Xiaodong Xing Yiben Zhang Fanjun Zhu † ENGINEERING SCIENCE Douglas Michael Ray ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING Sindhoor Chandrasen Maria Magdalena Colon † Donald Ray Conger III Brian Crespi * Neil Goldfine Kritsada Intustitayakul Ruihan Kang Yinghua Lin Christopher David Mazur * Gerald F. Quinn Avnika Pradip Chacha * Kanwal S.CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES Shao-Yen Wang Xiaolu Wang * Yingnan Wang † Nedime Pelin Yalcin † Jingyu Ye * Ji Zhang * Shenghao Zhang Yifan Zhao Theodoros Kouloumpris Christopher Joseph La Rocca Anna Lai * Jonathan Jamar Lewis Aidan Li Rui Li Bohang Liu Yang Liu Fei Luo Li Ma ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT Hasan Mahmood Matthew Olubenga Aina * Christian Anthony Maier Trina Yvette Anderson † James William McArthur * Shiva Harika Arekapudi Jehoshaphat Olatunde Aribike * Mohammed Suleiman Mohammed * Michelet Audige Joseph Frank Monaco * Ayshvar Balasubramanyam Kiran Vivek Muthal Renzo E. Goldberg † Maunank Raj Shah * Brian S. Vice Shaoyou Wang Yu Wang † Amit Ramesh Warambhe * William T. * Erika Brown * Percy E. * Malaykumar D. Flores † Ang Sha † Chen Ge Darshan Suresh Shah † Robert Genito Dhaval Arun Shah Paul M. Taveras * Michael C. Pereira * Katherin Briceno * Angel Antonio Perez Jr. Tran † Shuangyi Zhang HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT Mahekkumar Chandrakant Desai * Sarah P. Balcazar * Varun Deelip Oberoi † Liting Bao Chukwuemeka John-mary Raghavendra Keshav Baradwaj Odenigbo † Marelis A. Patterson Ralph Kwasi Boateng * Jennifer M. Thompson Xin Tong Gassimou Toure Priscilla U. Gould Lei Shi † Viviana Gutierrez Hasan Shuaib * Ted Hao Latha Singanamalli Huan He * Anusha Singh * David Carlo Hernandez Francisco J. Rafiq * Sushma Chandrashekar * Jugal Rajesh Rathod Ashish Vijay Chauhan † Abram (Arkadiy) Reitblat * Rohit Chauhan Si Wen Ren † Youji Chen Carolina Rivera de Rozynski Pedro Timoteo Da Silva Margarita Rodriguez * Richard Della Rovere Ruben Dario Rodriguez Parag Sumant Dessai * Edward F. Rodzen Kausik Dey * Faran Negus Rolingson Jonce Dimoski Vercelis Jarilla Samaniego Zilong Feng Michael David Sassi Aristides E. Fritz Tanvi Gandhi Gar-Yee Lai Naheemot Fehintola Ogunkunle INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING * Kelly Mercedes Alba * Babak Badri * Chen-Lun Chiu Grafton Zephaniah Cupid Etiime Ebewo 28 . Bernal Subash Allan Mark Oliveira Antoine Bernard Jr. Peak Thomas Francis Brennan † Davi G. Nicholls Duc V. Ukpah Melissa Maria Valoura Jacqueline Velastegui † Daniel B.
Joseph Mayeana N. Spencer * Amutha Vijayakumar Kwadwo Yeboah-Acquah 29 . Patel Shawn Alexander Edwards * Stephen Michael Grum Arun Ramadass Anup Kinkhabwala Sneha Koka * Tuhina Sarkar † * Francis George Frederic Dana Leslie Harris Salil G. Truyol * Suryaprakash Vegisetti * Kashyap Kamlesh Vora Levent Zerengok INTERNET ENGINEERING * Gao Pan Jayneel Harish Pandya Deepak Patel Ketankumar Balvantrai Patel Kuntal Parbhu Patel Vishagan Ratnaswamy Chintan Shirish Shah Roopak Shanmukhappa * Dhaval Vasant Shrikhande Ramanpreet Singh Sivakumar Sivasubramonian Daniel Alexander Stonkus * Ashwin Tiwari Jiayi Tong Sergey Virodov † Luo Zuo OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ENGINEERING † Feyzi Murat Turker Ardian Ukmata * Sylvia Nagib Wasef Dilanji Bhagya Wijayasekara † PHARMACEUTICAL SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT * Mbole Ekaney Amany Elswedy Suman Subramania Krishna Kumar * Kranthi Reddy Nimmanapalli * Syed Saad Rahman * Vasantha Devi Yalavarthi POWER AND ENERGY SYSTEMS * Jose Daniel Abi Karam Duran * Krunal H. Chang Ketan Darji Aparna Dutt * Michael Gavin Bradway Rushikkumar Kishorbhai Rana Yuyang Feng Srikanth Guntupally Brian Robert Seale Jie Ru He Jasdip Kaur MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Ben Morumbwa * Rutherford C. Lombardino † Mayankkumar K. Jaramillo Jacqueline Rivera Michael Howard Mardenfeld * George Basem Sabat * Shiraz Munavar Hussain Salem Saykali JiYou Ni Amit Kashyap Shah Eric W. Patel * Jose Fernando Delacruz * Ruchir Arvindbhai Patel Steve Faria Satish Vishnubhai Patel Sahil Goje Smruti Ragunath Nithin Heeranandani * Tayaba N.* Ravi Jayeshbhai Gor Andre Higgins * Christopher Imalla * Chaitanya Kumar Kadiyala Anoop Kansal Akhilesh Krishnanand Kulkarni † Andrew B. Choksi * Mayur C. Patel Wei-Li Chuang Arpita M. Mwangi * Chaitanya Chandrakant Naik Priyanka Pakki * Nikhil Ramesh Rane * Alok Max Cyril Saldanha Karan Singh Sian Sivaram Hariharan Subramaniam * Gustavo J. Bal Hema Bangalore AppeGowda * Adiele Enyinnia Natasha Rajaram Ana Margarita Sierra Thomas L. O’Connor Sowmya Thanigaivelu MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING Sivakrishna Annavaram Venkata Venkata Udaykiran Bhamidipati * Vitthal Shailen Bhargav Keyur Dilip Deliwala Mina Youssef Hanna Gad Varsha Madan Jain * Apoorv Ranjan Khare Venkata Mahendra Majji Aalok Arvind Panchal * Savankumar Maheshkumar Patel * Kirthi Arjun Pucha * Senthil Puthaneri Chittambalam Srinath Viswanath Ramakrishnan Cheng Shi * Kaushik Vishwanatham TRANSPORTATION Harjit S. Kamara Wayne B. Latta * Mary Shavonne Monrinville Beatriz Sanchez Marshall Walker Jr. Mahadevwala * Madhusudhan Mallareddy † Rahadames Matos Victor N. Rana * Cristian F. Best * Fidelis Ogochukwu Okoh Viktor Antonio Bohorquez Prashanth Palle * Luis Enrique Cardenas * Abhishek Hemantkumar Patel Hernandez Aniruddh H. PHARMACEUTICAL ENGINEERING * Udayachandran Santhakumar TELECOMMUNICATIONS * Vishal Maheshbhai Amin Evelyn A.
Butler James Harry Chororos Hae-An Chyun Matthew Collura Charmee Hiteshkumar Donga † Mirza Kamran Hasan * Deborah Kane Steven R.CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN NEW JERSEY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE MASTER OF ARCHITECTURE Albert Betesh Cory S. Lim Robin L. Okpala Jason G. Lindemans * Anne Terese McTernan † Norman Richards Miller Stacy Mulrain Meagan Amanda Odell Joel I. Papalexiou * Robert D. Murray Sarah Vivien DeLeon Oller Renuska Z. Keller Alina Kurchenko * Bryan Craig Lee Jr. 30 . Pietrocola Dominick Antonio Rodriguez MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ARCHITECTURE † Gary Charles Bielicka Jr. Joshua A. DiNapoli III Hyunsu S. Ring * Tim Rupp * Andriy Shulyar Gurinderjit Singh * Samu Szemerey * Anne Tonette Vasquez MASTER IN INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING * Michael Thomas Adams * Chanda Dawadi Ruchita Acharya * Joseph A.
Brathwaite Julissa Morales Patrick Eric Nunoo Arthur Lee Robinson * Jay D. Slawsky 31 . Thakkar ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) Sandhya D. Bolikal * Jayshree Shantibhai Patel (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) * Andrea R. Racette * Sharon Thomas † * Keith G. Kistler Yvonne M. Weissman PROFESSIONAL AND TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION Hao Chen Szu Chieh Fu † Jingyue Ge * Harshani Herath * Thao Ho † Annat Katz * Xiaomu Li † Shiyu Lin Yang Liu * Gavin Lynch Rahul Sharad Patil Bryan M. Adams * Dylan Christo * Sharon Lynn Heller * William C. † Nemanja Nikitovic * Andrew Paik Wei Song † Jayson Eric Swanson † Shengbin Wang APPLIED STATISTICS CHEMISTRY OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE * Robert E.CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND LIBERAL ARTS MASTER OF SCIENCE APPLIED MATHEMATICS * Emmanuel Kersaint Jr. Leal * Catherine R. Hom Brian Douglass Knight * Jason Lonardo * Swetha Sree Nallagula Juliet Amauche Ogbonnaya * Bina Pradyumanbhai Patel * Sharath Bhaskar Shashid Pillai * Bruce Benjamin Whitlock Ross † Dawn E. Penczak Zhiying Qiu * Lucas Vata * Jing Wang Deonca Williams BIOLOGY Parvathi Madhavi Catta † Jason Michael Hudzik * Jalpa Dipakkumar Pandya Hemantbhai Hasmukhbhai Patel Mayurbhai Ravikant Patel * Silu Sheng Megha Thakkar Hao Wu ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY STUDIES * Jason Alexander Allen * Julie Patricia Conklin Richard Chinery Regina Sofija Collins † Kenneth J. Kita † Roberto A.
Engracia Jr. Lefkowitz Brian Daniel Ligas Inez Y. * Michael O. Santiago Kamal B. Bayoh * Moaied I. Patel * Rakeshkumar Bhikhubhai Rafaliya Sheldon Rajkumar Srisai Rangarao Chetan Chandrakant Ranpura Jing Ren Jose Antonio Rivera Arthur Steven Robertson Gabriel Rodriguez * Danyse Latrice Ryan * Shamsul Kabir Saadi * Varshil Prakash Sanghavi * Francisco J. Jadwani † Diane Danuta Jazwinski Scott Vincent Kain * Rishi Katdare Jeffrey E. Amato * Priyanka Anand * Kennedy A. Wahba Thomas S. Asare Mahmoud Shoukri Daoud Assaf Youness Assassi Benjamin Ari Basch * Kingsley K. Patel * Jayeshkumar Gandalal Patel Kinman Ashwin Patel Rushi Prafulbhai Patel * Sanjay R. Halkiadakis George Hatziemanuel George S. Reynolds Amy Joy Sabri MASTER OF SCIENCE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS Jennifer A. Linton Kimler D.CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION IN MANAGEMENT OF TECHNOLOGY Deepesh Prasad Adiyat Atul Shyamsunder Agrawal * Mateen Ahmad Matthew F. DaSilva Chirag Mahendra Dattani Gina DeSalvo-Tilton * Edward P. Jackson Cindy Y. Bost James M. Malik * Sudhir Vasant Marathe Sharad Valsan Palliath Brijesh Patel * Hiral K. Gatchalian * Arnab Gupta Basile G. Faloyin Steven Ford * Fatoumata Gakou * VipulKumar Gandhi * Gilbert M. Alcantara Asim Ali Rosalind Best Yi-Chia Cheng Iulia Simona Doci John Farmer † Peter Fiagbe * Priyanka Gupta Louis M. Uniacke † Keshav Uppal Julio P. Patel † Francis Paul Warut Raksil * Erin M. Guzzetti Mary E. Valdez * Piyush B. Silva MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT * Yu-Hsiu Chuang Nkenna Usuwa 32 . Shah * Mihirkumar Kanubahi Shah Vinay Shah Pooja Sharma Sherelle Elise Spriggs Amy A. Osorio * Daniel A. Hatzinas * Michael Ingegno Dhiraj K. Viradia Victor S. Dumala Paulinus C. Egu † Edgardo H. * Chun-Hao Chang Anand Chaturvedi * Meng-Wei Chen * Leena Chopra * Jodimir B. Betamour Komal Dilip Bhatt Celia Elizabeth Boniface * Jason C. Steed Devarajan Sundaravaradan Brijesh Rajnikant Surati Oscar Adam Tapia * Richard J. Watt Joanna Ziarnik MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT Jacob Agyemang Carlin M. LivingstonWilliamson Chia-Wei Lu * Ikhlaq A. Ho † Hung-Ming Hsieh * Manasi Sopan Joshi * Anupama Krishnaswami * Wei-Cheng Lin * Gagandeep Singh Grewal Aarzoo Dipakbhai Patel Mihir N. Brogan * Michael Busch Jr.
Klauser * Siva Ram Koppireddy * Swetha Kova * Aleksey Koval † Vipul Suresh Kshirsagar Trivikram Kulkarni * I-Ming Lee Yang Li * Leng Chu Lo Miguel Lomba Xiaochuan Ma Deepti Madiraju Anushri Harish Mahajan * Steve Mardenfeld Christina Joyce Mathew Gaurang Mavadiya Padam Mehrotra * Darpan Bhagwan Mhatre Paulius Mikalainis Abhishek Avinash Mirajkar 33 . Griesmer Young Jae Hur Wasay M.CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES COLLEGE OF COMPUTING SCIENCES MASTER OF SCIENCE BIOINFORMATICS * Aparna Agrawal * Deepika Ananda † Monika Bihan * Harish Bondalapati Greg Chen * Hareesh Chennuru * Praveen Krishna Desu Paras Garg * Stephen J. Lopez * Mauricio Paredes Ankur Saini Maulik Jitendra Shah * Yash Shah Ganesh Kumar Suresh Srujana Adusumilli * Shashank Aggarwal * Muhammad Tahauddin Ahmad † Thauseef Ahmed Elangovan Anbalahan Mithila Eliza Aranha * Keerthi Priya Arani Jalaj Pushpaksen Asher * Mina Azib Chinmay Prakash Bapat † Hossein Bazldjoo * Yagnesh Dattatraya Bhat † Swarnjit Singh Bhatia Prathyusha Boppana Nivya Boppanda * Urvish Ravishankar Burman Redentor J. Baptiste * Parevi Chirag Bharwad Juan C. Roshan Fernando Kranthi Garneni Francis C. Garay * Robert L Hall Alice Phyllis Haney * Jeff Hwang Jaime W. Hussain Vishnu Vardhan Reddy Kolla Aditya Kumar Maddala * Anusha Makineni Ankur Malhotra Anirudh Reddy Nagaram * Soundarya Narra * Krishna Jayanth Rolla * Varun Mohan Segu * Shefali Setia * Dhaval Atulkumar Shah Raghav Sharma Shikha Shikha Sampath Kumar Tadikonda * Manoj Thotakura Joanne Suiman Tse * Anurag Verma BUSINESS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS COMPUTER SCIENCE * Charles Henches † Seshasai Maharshi Adibhatla Kshitiz Agnihotri * Henri J. Kehoe Ganesh Shankar Khandare * John R. Gatti III Ganesh Gnanachandran Divya Goli * Rahul Choudary Gonuguntla Aditi Gupta * Hari Sandeep Gutta * Jay S. Hamilton Konrad C. Jogalekar * Devarsh Saurabh Joshi Ravi Arun Joshi Vedavyas Kadudas * Shrilata Kallurkar Venkatesh Jian-Luen Kao * Radhika Kasukurthi * Pawanpreet Kaur * Puneet Kaur † Donald J. Holczer Yi-Huan Hung * Oche Emmanuel Idoko * Sachin Jain Kartik Jayaprakash Vibhooti M. L. Casanova * Moumita Chakraborty * Soumyajit Chakraborty * Neha Chandak Shruti Chandrashekar † Kevin Shen Chang Dipti Chauhan Xi Chen * Cesar Cheng-Robles Ashish Selvaraj Chettiar * Kapil Chhabra * Kunal Choudhary † Paul Chun * Bhagwat Geetha Chundi * Andrew Naresh Errol Corea † Michael Cuzzo * Lokesh Kumar Dahiya Balamurugan Danasekaran † Michael DeCaro * Chandni Jatin Desai Gunjan Shailan Desai * Patrick Fay † W.
CANDIDATES FOR MASTER’S DEGREES † * Allyson Moran * Sanjay Muddam * Sindurathy Murugan † Alain D. Rosales * Alan Howard Rothschild Nikhil Royal * Abhilasa Sarma * Ankur Ashwani Saxena Akash S. Jest-Allen * Arsheel A. Shah * Hetal Shah Madhav Harkishan Shah Nirav Jitendra Shah Parth M. Shah * Saurin Kaushik Shah † Sandesh Anil Shaha Sandeep Ramratan Singh Aditya Sirpal Milan N. Varghese Neelesh Vatsa * Prabakaran Velu Nishant Kuttan Veluthedath Kamaljit Singh Virk * Salman Saleem Virk * Jigar Vora Tzu-Ming Wang Wei Wang Yiyi Wu † Niannian Yang Qiji Yao † Yang Zhang Zhang Zhao * Wei Zhou EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND BUSINESS CONTINUITY * Devin Batra * Shelly Batra * Rahul Bhat † Bindu Bharadwaj Edward J. Camaratta Andrew Chambers Bernard Anthony Jones INFORMATION SYSTEMS * Elouafi Abdelhak † † Bukola Akinfaderin Ahmed A. Khan † Michael Kim † Rahul Chandra Kone Janaki Krishnamurthy * Damrong Kruaysiriwong Jie Ku Ashwin Kumar 34 . De Silva † Joelisio DosAnjos Celestino Francisco Varsha Gore * Sindhuri Gutta Shannon Marie Hampton * Aniket Manohar Herwadkar Yige Huang * James T. Pratt * Ping Qiu * Ashish Rajbar * Abraham D. Shastri Rajdev Sharma Deepak Muthukrishnan Bharath Nagaraj Syed Muzamil Naqshbandi † Denis Tambelah Nchinda * Gautam Nyayapathi Alexander Onik Melanie Jasmine Paes Niraj Dhiren Parekh * Birva Hasmukhbhai Patel Kaiwal Haribhai Patel * Monilraj Mohanbhai Patel Rutvij Kirankumar Patel † Pallav Patil Mansi Ambadas Pedgaonkar * Rimmel H. Biebel * Gregory P. Sutaria † Sudhir Talasila * Abhijit Tikekar Dmitri Tikhonov * Vipul Sharadrao Uplenchwar * Trupti Govind Vaish * Robin K. Pereira * Vineet Shailesh Phillips Lavanya Polepalli Clarence S. Monroy * Jwalant M. De La Torre Udesh R. Amin * Mark Joseph Arevalo * Purti Bajaj † Sandeep Kaur Bal † Shan S. Bala Tyesha Carmen Dev Cham † Eugene Cho * Nitika Choudhary Ryszard Chrobak Anthony Louis Corio * Schanel Patrice Crawford Mark Cunningham Roselin Daniel † Jorge A. Hunt Abraar Hussain Yomi Idris Kaiser Islam Cherokee D.
Reynold Cherian Kuriappurath Ronald Godfrey Macauley Himraj Mahadeo Julia Anna Marlene Mayer Gilbert V. Molina Arfaa Mujeeb * Annamalai Muthappan * Eric Nersesian Wilson Neyra * Dennis Joseph O’Connor Tom Oduor Martha J. Shah * Vinod Kumar Shanmugam * Rajat Satish Shetty † Prerana Shrestha * Peter Louis Simon † Deepender Singh Prat Tanapaisankit * Jyun-Ze Tao * Aniket L. Parikh * Slavica Pepovska * Mercy Florence Peter William Robert Piller * Aseem Punchhi * Yanliang Qi † * Anup Raman * Jose Antonio Saafigueroa * Sohil Yogesh Sagar * Supriya Sahay * Nashid Anees Salahuddin * Payal Vinod Sanghvi Savitha Sathyanarayana Pradip Savalia Joshua Powers Sessions * Ekta Shah † Parin R. Padilla Harshit J. Thakor * Richard T. Tuscano Pamela Ukpoma * Ankit Y. Gonzales INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAM MASTER OF SCIENCE MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING * Qianqian Guan Chao Li Shangshang Mu * Wei Wang 35 . Veragiwala Vaibhav Ashok Vichare Sandeep Visveswaran Izumi Wakamatsu Christopher DeEllis Wamble * Manisha Wattal * Scott Christopher Williams * Brian Wippich Chui-Mei Wong † Lei Xu * Ke Yang * Mo Yang * Gordon Yeung Nermin Yildiz * Jungwoo You Chi Ho Yu * Aulia A. Yusuf INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATION AND SECURITY Timothy L.
Roche Hillside Khaldoon E. Ahimon Montvale Zubair Shabbir Lokhandwala Bridgewater Jimit Jayesh Vyas Edison Mustafa H. Baylosis Summit Khaja Adil Mohiuddin Bergenfield Peter Wong North Brunswick * Theresa L. Sasso Avenel Ingy Ezzat Ahmed Newark Ketan Mohan Gujarathi Belleville Munish Shah Galloway Babajide Ayotola Akeredolu Newark Stephen Hrindo Linden Prachi Shah Old Bridge Andrea C. DE Maliha Muneer Jersey City * Jumanah Yasmin Orange Joshua S. Delshad Union * Avani P. Alcalde Newark † Crystal R. Youssef Bayonne * Kathleen E. Benony Union Srihari Mummidi East Brunswick Mariam M. Pandya Jersey City Matthew S. Patel Jersey City Adrian Zielinski Paramus Kushal Gordhan Dudhat North Bergen † Steffen A. Abdelmalek Jersey City * Ariel Lippman Passaic Mariya Shabbir Tohfafarosh Hackensack * Gutenberg D. Kania Livingston * Bishoy Sidhom East Brunswick Asif Alli Kissimmee. DeRosa East Hampstead. Abu-Hakmeh Lyndhurst * Paola Fernandez-Briceno Long Branch * Rimi Sahu Belleville Shivang B. Alqudah Rutherford Jessica Mavadia Edison Aaron Jacob Wey East Brunswick Carlo T. NH Meet D. FL Alan Singh Wayne Maciej Sprycha Wallington † — August 2009 graduates * — January 2010 graduates 36 .CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES NEWARK COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING XXX BACHELOR OF SCIENCE BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING * Zohra Khan East Windsor * Bogumila Swietek Garfield Jacquelin W. Adhyaru Bloomingdale Rozalin Ramzi Gris Jersey City Joseph A. Pharai Kearny Navin Duseja Edison CHEMICAL ENGINEERING * Sung Ting Po Closter Martina Abd-El-Masseh Bayonne Chinedu Ezebuiroh Piscataway Andrew P. Yanni Jersey City Mark Andrew Biros Newark.
NY Nilay Shah Dover * Emre Demirel Hasbrouck Hts Hitasha Ramesh Devnani Edison Razmenka Lazoroska Garfield Deepika Singh Edison Kati R. Abdalla Jersey City Ashishkumar Manilal Amin Jersey City * Tariq Moujtahid Jersey City Vincent M. Saporito New Milford Alex Varghese John Spring Valley. NY Silvana M. Panchal Parlin * Maxemous G. Atalla Jersey City † Gary Aubain Lakewood Rutherford Shankha B. New Brunswick 37 . Ehnes Roselle Park Ramy William Marzouk Jersey City Gerardo Tolentino Plainfield Monica Ann Maslowski Wayne Edwin J. Burakhovich Staten Island. Patel Newark Mara F. Patel Jersey City * Nizamettin Avci Morad Awad Clifton Vinh Q. Assal Belleville Maksim A. Crespo Carteret * Bhavita A. Walker Jr. Chaudhuri Paramus Anup V. Ortiz Elizabeth † Fabian Casteblanco South Plainfield Viral H. Aref Paterson Mayur Balkrishna Mundada Hackensack Bertha Solange Alfaro Totowa Carlo Badiola Union Randy Murillo Elizabeth Frank C. DiRaimondo Colonia Alexander Markou Toms River * Sharon Rose Thigpen Newark Bryan M. Patel Jersey City Fred P. Beaudry III South Amboy Chetna Deepti Engineer Jackson Nicholas Pasquale Persico Plainsboro Syed Ali Mohamed Bilgrami Galloway Antoni Gerges Jersey City Lekshmi Kandh Pillai West Orange Jacqueline Sarah Bunner Raritan Mina M. Armstrong Waldwick Pablo Botero Parsippany Sanga Tekou Mutah Belleville Muhammed S. Hanna Bayonne Jonathan Raul Rego Springfield John Francis Casella Hackettstown Chelise A. Hutchins-Gray South Plainfield Fernando Rivas Newark David James Chew Lafayette Simon Huynh Bridgewater Roger Oscar Saez Passaic Jean Junior Davilus East Orange Fangzhou Jin Edison Paul J. Adamo Middletown † Rasheid N.XXX Elijah Amarh Newark Shady Massoud Dayton CIVIL ENGINEERING Talal A. Dang Roselle Urvish M.
O’Brien Stewartsville * Daniela Tolov Garfield Alvaro Hernandez Newark Union Beach * Sean O’Kelly Sayreville Peter D. Jorge Carteret Moises Ariel Orbe Paterson Jonathan Munsod Valones Teaneck Joseph C. Latham New Egypt Ashley Jean Ralston North Plainfield * Thomas P. Onyile North Brunswick Tien Tran Belleville † Vanessa E. Patel Iselin Matthew Richard Young Oaklyn David Lam Northfield Hiral K. Restrepo Bergenfield North Bergen Christopher J. Gemian Milltown Dennis Michael McVeigh River Edge Umar Saeed Parlin * Samantha Gonzales Clifton Kyrillos M. Tomos Wallington * Phillip Robert Ince Nancy Elizabeth Oliver Galloway Joshua W. Patel Iselin Raymond L. Felicetta Pompton Lanes Carlos A. Forte-McRobbie Somerset Jamal Sadiq Mahmud Lawrenceville † * Nelson R. Patel Parsippany * Mark Lawrence Tandoc Zamora Succasunna Krupesh D. Rivera Manuel Fraga III Kearny Daniel J. Lopez North Bergen * Anis Khalaf Rawashdeh Rutherford † Ross Flores Belleville Ashar Mahmood Hasbrouck Heights Juan D. Vandervalk Lincoln Park * Andrew J. Farina New Hyde Park. Patel Piscataway * Abraham A. Tooker Secaucus Asadullah Jamali Newark Bassey O. NY Christopher Laurent Asbury Park Marc K. Rodrigues Fords Botamina B. Juzwin Landing Omotayo Oyelaja Linden † Tyler C. Meseha Jersey City Faraz Safaie Clifton * Michael Greendyk North Haledon Derek Aung Moldauer Edison * Sorie Sankoh North Plainfield Myles Guilford Edison † Carlos Manuel Moreno Perth Amboy Joseph William Santorelli Barnegat Christopher Michael Hanna Andover Bloomfield * Harvy E. Zhinin Lodi Niraj S. Passanita Haledon * Piotr Wiszowaty Bayonne Piotr Krzysztof Kurcon Harrison Digant G. Harrigan † * Timothy M. Moreno Rahway * Michael Timko Wharton * Chet R. Marraffini Washington Twsp Tiago F. Persaud Newark 38 . Kelemen Montvale Dominic S. Raoul Neptune * Anthony J.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES XXX Christopher Basim Elmasri Jersey City Mildort Larose Neptune * Navid Rahman Princeton Junction Omeed Entezarian Hackensack Paul R.
Boulus Lyndhurst Walter Eduardo Piscoya Cliffwood Kerolos Nashed Jersey City Reniery Cevallos Linden John Chalet Bloomfield 39 . Konik Union Ajen M. Alohun Newark Eric J. Victorio Belleville Jaime A. Doshi Edison * Yadwinder Singh Little Ferry Steven Gerard Caputo West Windsor Moetaz F. Machocki Clifton Mehmet Nuri Ayyildiz Lyndhurst Brian G. CA James Walter DuDasko Lakewood * Kevin Flynn Burlington Marc-Ian O. El-Safadi Paterson Khrizel Brual Solano Kenilworth † John Dritsas Cliffside Park Moses O. Nuguid Orange * Tomislav Lucin Fairfield Kevin M. Perez West Orange Piotr L. Argentieri Milford † Raul E. Rivera River Vale Daniel Armando Chavez Clark Maurice Ruales Clark Keon A. Ly West Orange † Emad-Ul Asar Jersey City Jeanina M. Coelho Mountainside † Atahan Atay West Windsor * Omair Saeed Kenvil † Marian Noeman Aziz Bayonne Enrique Saro-Nunez Warren South Orange * Duarte Barreiro Harrison Mitul Ghanshyambhai Contractor Jersey City * Jaskiran Singh † Luis Felipe Bustamante West New York † Jigarkumar K. Peyton Milford Devraj Mahida Warren Parashar Shivashanker Bhatt Matawan Mario Antonio Pineda West New York † Salman Haider Naqvi Kearny * Michael B. Clinton Somerset * Kevin A. Kansara Hillsdale ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING Darryl E. Martinez Kearny * Boyi Liu Chicago. Famakinwa Newark Khizar Sultan San Francisco. IL Lee Anderson Midland Park Edrian S.XXX COMPUTER ENGINEERING * Oluwashina K. Adams Boonton * Eric S. Kratky Union † Michael Carlo Lipari Clifton James Akinleye Irvington Cesar A. Iwu Orange Avneesh Vig Iselin * Clifford Hilaire Elizabeth Muhammad Ijaz Khan Jersey City * Hang Wu Harrison Christopher Jaeger Stockholm Lukasz K. Nunez Haledon Thanh K. Lewis Secaucus Ahmed M. Abdelghafar Elizabeth * Tezveer Singh Khara Union City Christian Michael Liga Whiting * Russell M. Fernandez Belleville Justus O.
Armah Trenton Michelle Weston East Orange Amaka C. Mc Lean Ben Lomond. Abdallatif Clifton Matthew V. CA Clifton Robert J. Weerahandi Edison * Goran Milovanovic Trenton Mary E. Allnatt Newark Peter Anthony Campisi Fairfield Danny Rivera Newark Kevin Brian Bowden Oak Ridge Ivan A. Rana Passaic Thomas J. Vliet Toms River Kenechi Egbuna Boonton * Georgette DuCasse Newark † Abdelfattah Hammad Paterson Meghan Marie Elsman Warren Wei Wang Harrison Patrice K.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREESCDEGREES XXX † Chadwick Ng Metuchen ENGINEERING SCIENCE Carol Sinclair Bloomfield † Mohamed Afifi West Paterson Pius Osadolor Ohenhen Newark Richard T. Patel Rockaway * Syed N. Rodriguez * Hirsh Vardhan Singh Linwood * Andrew John Bliss Rockaway Julio L. Proano Princeton Berkeley Heights * Sean Butler South River * Diego Quintana ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY Computer Technology Option Charles Joseph Bycroft Bayville Alexis Gerardo Quintero Castro Belleville Mohamed M. Orama Newark Joshua Henry Irvington Mitesh D. Gervasoni Hamilton Senuka C. Rhodes Passaic * Adrian Sapunxhiu Palisades Park 40 . Cavieses East Windsor * Anshu Singh Belleville * Christopher Robert Carlson Oakland * Peter Cecko Parlin Saurabh Singh North Brunswick † Jeffrey Neal Cuttino Newark Marcolm White Coleman Irvington Malik Adeyinka Telufusi Irvington Old Bridge Christopher Earle Newark John Daniel DiFilippo Scotch Plains * Dana Tomaszewicz * Kevin A. Onyemekeihia Newark Ridgefield Park * Vimal Asokan Wayne Baheer Halim Newark Concrete Industry Management Technology Option * Devin Jan Pantiliano † Leean R. Patel Roselle Park Priya J. Tuscano Princeton Junction * Oluwaseun A. Calogera Old Bridge Dhiran J. Hussain Piscataway Construction Engineering Technology Option † Tom Enyimah Ansah Hillside Kirti Mary Joseph Fishkill. Patel Iselin Steven Paul Barbera Wayne Gail M. Pickel River Edge Andrew Joseph Bizub Lake Hiawatha * Scott A. Jagoo Morristown Vincent J. NY † Rujul S. Pospishil Wayne † * Louis A. Olarinre Clifton † * Edmond K.
Mughal Jersey City Jacquy Vincent Irvington * Stephen Ako Ayang Baytown. NY † Mostafa N. PA Timothy T. Jones Metuchen * Jesus David Castano Morristown Silvestre Antonio Compres Bloomfield † Michael Jukus South Amboy * Nicholas Gambino Raritan Michael Correa Carteret Suffern. Higazi Union Matthew R. Chang Rahway 41 . Patel Secaucus Allan B. Aguirre Jersey City Arfan E. TX Bhavik R. SanFilippo West Hempstead.XXX * Ciara Nicole Hall Yardville † Vincent Calabresi Bloomfield * Archana Vasudevan Chetty Whitehall. Jon Elizabeth * Derek R. Septak Monroe Township Raymond Joseph Tintle III New Milford Paterson Jean-Baptiste Orange Michael O. Calo Mendham † Jesse J. Patel Edison † Construction Management Technology Option * Vitor M. Guglielmo Cliffside Park * Antonio Moises Corzo * Amitkumar Thakorbhai Desai South River * Cheick Diarra Teaneck Richard J. Lindo Paterson * Mario M. NY Kofi Osei Hillside Jersey City Obaid Ur Rehman Newark * Maximino Ferreira * Richard Hastrup Randolph * Anuj N. NY Kelton Predestin East Orange Blaese A. Smith South Plainfield Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology Option Emmanuel Liens Union * Andres Vanegas Perth Amboy Francisco Javier Agrelo Kearny Vinskey Louissaint Linden Juan David Villamil Osorio Middlesex † Ronal E. Silvestre Newark Nicholas Francis Zakashefski Hillsborough Juan C. Ebreo Old Bridge † * Salvatore L. Rodriguez Staten Island. Minervini Waldwick † Mariusz Piskorz Parlin Vadim Ergardt Springfield Monroe. NY Victor J. Bernosky Roseland Robert Augustynowicz Colonia Jay Patel Jersey City Jonel Boull Neptune * Frank B. Romano Pittstown Horane Henry Orange Amy Lynne Rondena Port Reading Christopher J. Patel George J. Antunes Kearny Biren D. Lindsay West Orange Dimith Guillaume Elizabeth Miroslaw Mazur Avenel Jeff Kiniery Branchburg * Richard George Mclean Plainfield Sadia Osman Parlin Christopher J.
Arora Pennington † * Artur Stefaniak * Ruel Villahermosa Union * Ryan M. Brouhard Budd Lake Edward Rodolfo Sanchez Union Gregory P. Novak Chatham * Lisa Marie Peterson Prospect Park Bryan Anderson Andover * Andrew E. FL Winston Junior Stewart Garfield Caleb Dean Miller Wharton Andrew P. Hill Newark Surveying Engineering Technology Option Rana Tanzeelur Rehman Harrison † Andy E. Vesper Branchville Jo-Ann M. Devizio Verona Timothy James Wiersielis New Brunswick Paul Makarucha Rahway Giancarlo Fricano Bridgewater Manufacturing Engineering Technology Option † * Brian McPeek Sussex Michael Patrick Kipp Jackson Goutham Dass Washington Roly Medois Newark * Messan Denagnon Konou Tallahassee. Fort Hillside Bayonne Jason Robert Jawidzik Monroe Twp. Thumar Parsippany † Pratik D. Trangone Parsippany * Smitkumar Patel Hackettstown Kevin F. Buzzetta Pequannock Robert Adrian Thomas Newark Pinkesh Patel Eatontown * Alexander Cannara Roseland Ajay D. Daniel Jr. Innocent West Orange David Paul Aguanno Parsippany Roger St. Otto South Orange John W. Scheman East Windsor Jamieson Robert Simms Parsippany 42 . Brady III Woodbridge Jason Paul Peach Port Murray * Bryan K. Patel Secaucus † Gino Aldo Carbajal Kearny * Kevin D. Dember † Waleed Warrad Weehawken Philip Lopes Livingston Anthony M. Quevedo Linden * Alfred Hidrai Yeseab Lodi Fayez Rahman Paterson † Dmitriy Grinberg South River Jiheon Yoon Kearny Anees Ur. Johnson Sparta Mark C.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREESDEGREES XXX Krunal J. Patel Edison † Doriann L. Bonzani Long Valley Lawrenceville Ji Hwan Jung Kearny * Philip R. Rehman North Plainfield † Marshall L. * Sachdeep S. Ferreira Colonia † * Christopher J. Patel Union City James P. Kubiak Prospect Park Mechanical Engineering Technology Option Brian M. Oak Ridge Hopatcong Carl Victor Ventricelli Lincoln Park * Kiel Salvatore Perreca Denville * Paul Robert DeRosa * Richard D. Stewart Caldwell * Pierre Claudel Bien-Aime Elizabeth Ankit A.
Nnamdi Akinsete Newark Telecommunications Management Technology Option Jonathan James Newark John Abraham Bergenfield † Alireza Kariminia Elmwood Park * Nicholas John Almerini North Haledon Patrick M. Nesheiwat INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING Washington * Rojan Banmali Bloomfield Wali Christopher Barker Iselin Julia Melissa Briceno Carteret * Anchung T. Dessejour West Orange * David Rodriguez Newark * Vernon Bentz Northfield Dicknery Diaz Kearny * Pratik A. Kim Livingston Erwin Armijos West New York Alex Nelson West Orange * Patrick Joseph Koscielny Clifton Bevnoty Attia Jersey City Ovril Maddan Newark ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING † Ivan R. PA Steven Ribeiro Elizabeth John R. Adly Bayonne Abraham A. Bognatz Hackensack * Roham Dowlatyari Cranbury Carlo Togonon Bloomfield * Etiime Ebewo Avenel Ashutosh Micheal Xalxo Belleville 43 . Matrunich Pittston.XXX * David Bruce Swanson Phillipsburg * Atul Gautam East Windsor MECHANICAL ENGINEERING * Uyiosa A. Shah Galloway † * Kyle R. Patel Wood-Ridge Gregory Allen Bendl East Orange Dudly Denot Bethlehem. Bedoya Bloomfield * Patrick R. Nguyen Jersey City Marsha Chang Clifton Bhavik N. Marti Flanders Demarest * Arvin Autar Jersey City Imran Aziz Newark Natasha A. Alvarado Trenton † Wilex Nicolas Amboise Orange Reehana Khan Maplewood Bryce Henry Anzelmo Lincoln Park Dariel Gonzalez Rodriguez Union City Andrew C. Tarife Belleville Rishi Mehra Edison Nancy N. Abusomwan Newark Christopher M. Trebisky Merchantville Annacler Harris-Blevin Parisppany Heme H. Basile Freehold Giovanny A. Zhinin Lodi Solomon Heber Garfield Raphael O. Patel Jersey City * Daniel P. PA * Eric John Mattessich Eric Azim Bacchus Jersey City * Emil M. Cussen Great Meadows * Hanisha K.
El-Banna Cranbury Constantin Nicoara Mateiescu Princeton Junction * Robert J. Hanna Lodi * Hui Lin Harrison Jefferson A. Krisht Dearborn. Elkik Fort Lee Sameer S.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES XXX * Peter S. Chiang Hillsborough Peter Carroll Laskaris West Orange Oakland Amgad A. Hatke Green Pond * Mark Robert List Bloomfield Jamar K. Fisher Brookside John Kim Glen Rock Steven Caetano Newark Lawrence Alexander Francisco Passaic Eric David Knorr Mercerville Joseph A. Jaffri East Brunswick Palisades Park * Luis Carlos McRea North Bergen * Jaeick Jang * Leonardo R. Caiola Edison * Rolando Alberto Garcia Antunez * Chris Kolodziej Wayne † Konstantin Chaus Marlboro † Landing Hassan A. MI * Jason J. Boutros Jersey City † † Steve Faria Perth Amboy Farqan Kamal Harrison Allan J. Macrae Randolph Frederick K. Mera Bloomfield Jesse B. Donlon Blairstown Red Bank Muhammed Ehsanul Hoque Newark * Thomas F. Hughes † Rachid J. Loutfy Carteret * Sarah Ruth Dwight * Michael Eibling Convent Station † † Katrina Rachel Hornstein Duluth. Huang Bloomingdale Brick Khaled Z. Henriques Perth Amboy Jason Thomas DiPasquale New Milford † Joaquim Lopes Bloomfield Linden Michael William Hetherington Port Monmouth Leanne B. Cabatuan Hillside † Benjamin S. Garcia West New York † † Alexander G. Ghaly Jersey City Boonton Ralph Michael Chieffo Middletown * Jonathan Stephen Graziano * Kirk Greenhouse Middletown * Christopher Thomas Lepage Philip A. Davis Elizabeth Patrick Anastas Livesey Northfield Daniel Thomas Heimall South Amboy * Shawn M. Lorys * Kareem A. Denning Cranford Agostinho Sousa Livres Bridgewater † Daniel S. MN Christopher P. Clark Hillside Bo Li Edison * Christopher John Csekey Hillsborough Madonna N. Cuadra West New York Christopher J. Jesus Kearny 44 .
Parisi Matawan John P. Zawisa Fair Lawn Ankur R. Weston North Brunswick David Olayiwola Oladiran Newark * Anthony Vincent Sforza Jaquoia Terlane Worrell Irvington † Aniel Padrino Sayreville Daniel Peter Shaba North Haledon James R. Patel Jersey City Andrew Suozzo Old Bridge Aren Rienaldo Millan Montclair Newton † Deepak Patel Iselin * Dawid Szast Garfield * Jonathan Missonellie † Denish A. Patel Parsippany Mithilsinh Sisodia Clifton Palisades Park * David Song † Daniel Alexander Stonkus Monmouth Junction 45 . Mombay Colonia † * Temitope Joel Towolawi Ridgefield Park † Charles Jonathan Mondalto Hillside Irvin Fan Pham Randolph Joseph P. Patterson * Brian R. Tomasello Berkeley Heights Ric A. Samuel Carteret † Beata J. Yeager Union Salvatore F. Vega Garfield Gbandi Nikabou Newark Partheepan Rajaratnam Edison Harsh Kaushik Vyas Bloomfield * Michael John Nolan Jersey City * David W. Wec Colonia * Kevin Amenya Nyamangorora East Orange Carlos E. Sheridan Manchester † John P. Patel Jersey City Oakland Keivan Daniel Tayeb Dumont Kilvin Mitchell Jr. Ukpeh Newark Tina Nadia Narine West Orange Edwin O. Dunellen * Daniel R. Peterson East Brunswick Andrew C. Pimentel Bloomfield * Thomas R. Troll West Milford * Kevin George Mulligan Rockaway Davorin Piljic Clifton Itoro O. Sanchez Kearny Rahway Liard N.XXX Mateusz Michalec Elmwood Park † † Bhavin A.
Masotti South Salem. Murphy Newark Dena A. Duroseau Irvington Christopher D. NY Alfio F. Camacho Dayton † Tina M. Asaibene Elmwood Park Thomas Joseph Dores Union Tanzela Monsoor Newark Ali Aslam Nutley Kristi Leigh Drake Pilesgrove Cynthia L. Manchester † Gregory Bassiely Freehold Christopher H. Rodriguez Hope Lawn Erin R. Princiotta West Windsor † Evangeline Chen Fair Lawn * Aung Thu Kyaw Woodside. NY Brian Daniel Novello Rockaway * Christopher Brand Pompton Lakes * Frank John Gurdak Cliffside Park Raphael Kwame Nyame Ogoe Toms River Walter D. Escalon Allendale Ronald Joseph Nametko Jr. Mirabelli Phillipsburg * Adam Amelchenko Point Pleasant Beach Anirudh R. Cusumano Cranford Jason J. Baskous Anchorage. Holmes Newark Heli Pinillos Gonzalez Newark Gregory Capone Paterson * Majed I. Costa Hazlet Jennifer S. NY Sarah Almukhtar Ridgewood Marco G. Morella Montvale Angelena Marie Badillo Roselle Park † William Logan Esarey Tuckerton Joshua D. Paredes Elizabeth * Jose A. Cichon Avenel Jacqueline Lam Marlboro † Julian Junior Ramos Clifton Miguel A. Brandt Vienna James C. Collins Califon Andrew L. Dhawan Randolph Zachary C. Gude Staten Island. Racite Woodbury Richard J. Mongiovi Kenilworth Laura A. Mattison Dover Jaime Alvarado Carteret * Eugene F. Pregowska Bridgewater Alexander John Carlson Sparta Jihoon Kim Rutherford Anthony E. Francisco Newark Maria Alekseevna Nosova West Paterson Christina Ann Bellero Brick Candido S.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN NEW JERSEY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE BACHELOR OF ARCHITECTURE Taiwo Oluwatosin Adelani Newark Andrew P. AK * Julius R. Coslow Bayville Gaudencio Martinez West Orange Wilson Aldahondo New Milford Justin M. Isamail Linden Agnieszka M. Montalvan Rahway Cory Attardo Toms River * Dominique I. Hagelstein Lumberton Caitlin Palamara Summit Eric Thomas Buckley Colonia Kim Samantha Harris Randolph Rafael I. Claros Verona * James Michael Lopes Elizabeth Carlos A. J. Dassing Caldwell * Nicole J. P. Lopez Newark Enkela Malellari Lodi Aimee Mariano New Milford 46 .
Pinnelas Manalapan † Omar Cordero Clifton Jonathan Hincapie Paterson Alvaro Delgado Paterson Adnan Hussain Paterson Pawel M. Kalavrouziotis Cherry Hill Ray Saleh Basking Ridge Ely Duran Passaic Ewing Daniel R. Wethered Montville Fabian A. NY Bridgewater Alaine Anjelica Fairweather Ocean Michael Mudryk East Windsor * Emma M. Gonzalez North Bergen 47 . Piscataway Reina L. Vivino Wayne Erin Christine Ross Wayne Peter J. Alava Newark Dillon Andrew Fernando Monroe Township † Huy Nguyen-Dinh West Hartford. Tiongko Rochelle Park Carmela Rosa Tripodi Moonachie BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN ARCHITECTURE Jair I. Naranjo Bogota BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INDUSTRIAL DESIGN Brian E. Kinsley Pearl River. Valenzuela Ridgefield Park Alyssa Marie Rosellini Towaco Stephen W. Schreyer East Brunswick Ryan E. Vinski Andres F. Diaz Glassboro † Vasilios A. Garcia Hasbrouck Heights Loraine L. Lawson Lake Hiawatha † Alesia Victoria Trail Stony Point. Saa Newark Ryan Patrick Sutherland Harrisville. Hayes Lindenwold Brian Edward Persaud Jersey City * Rachel F. PA * Cesar A. Valese Ocean David J. Soderman Paramus Hugh F. Sasso Newark * Lisa Edwards * Nivien A. Chita Allendale Emily Granadeno Newark † * Nelson Oswaldo Parada Bloomfield Carolyn Cohen Whippany Desmond D. CT Christopher M. Knight Oxford. NY * Matthew E. Rosenbaum West Orange † * James Richard Schulenburg Basking Ridge * Joseph M. RI Christopher C. Eltarrani Mahwah Zachary T. Bossa Freehold † Ivan O. Pregowski Bridgewater * Lorin N. VT Jonathan M. Obello Newark Walter W. Schmitt Ridgefield Park * Adam F. Serrato Linden † Michael R.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES XXX † Dominick Antonio Rodriguez Princeton Belleville Jonathan Jacob Schaier Fair Lawn Jay Tsai Hillsborough * Raquel Romero Jennifer L. Whitley Pitman Thomas William Sanquini Brick Allan M. Borja Avenel Allen Brian Catbagan Jersey City James Scott Miller Jr. Sylvester Howell Shawntel Marie Young Brownington.
McCarthy Collingswood Royce Thomas Mathew Syosset. Griffiths East Orange Ling Lin Harrison COMMUNICATION Jiaying Kary He Kearny Swathi Manchikanti Edison Sandy Y. Sadiq Mount Laurel * David Alexander Gamarra † * Janani Ramkumar Plainsboro Bhakti H. DE Kiran G.C. MD John F. Sutton Marlboro Phillip Derek Bowden Wyckoff Mavis Dennis Jersey City * Temitope J. Albano Lodi † Katie Piekielski Atco (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) Joseph R. Milford. Elgammal Wayne Yanal Merza Prospect Park Freeha Zahid Chaudhri Jersey City Steven Elliott Newark † Joseph Hanna Jersey City * Raymond J.OH * Glennis Sherefer Ray-Jordan Jersey City Jeffrey David Sciueche Morganville 48 . Rodriguez Harrison CHEMISTRY Michael J. Reyes Harrison Monali Shah Rockville. NY Naomi Hauser West Orange Diana L. Shah Highland. King Jr. Aliaga Lodi David E. Corbett South River Scott John Rietze Newark Christopher Jonathan Daly Dumont Clifton * Carlos A. NY † Christian D. Thomas West Caldwell MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES * Matthew R. Carrillo North Plainfield Bharath Mittapalli Paramus Elizabeth Chang Parsippany Belleville Natasha Pandya Hasbrouck Heights * Michael J. Albano Lodi * Dhvanit Mehta Edison Kan Wang Atlantic City * Matthew Monaco West Caldwell * Karina L. Awad West Paterson Kyle J. Ferrughelli * Katherine Rada Hepfinger Mason . Bellanich South Amboy Janaki Chandawalla Avenel David W. Castro Hillside Alexander Gurvits Colonia Paulo Miguel Carlos Carteret * Veronika Khariv Smithville Fatima S.C. Schweikert Lakewood Brian Emmanuel Kearny Katelyn Elizabeth Krynski Middletown * Dhwaniben Pravinkumar Shah Parsippany † Nadia A. Brotherson Hackensack BIOLOGY (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) * Anna M.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND LIBERAL ARTS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE APPLIED PHYSICS Samil Madhusudan Patel Piscataway ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) Matthew R. Garcia West New York Zehra S.
Mistry East Hanover Meena Aladdin Wayne Mark A. Joseph Nutley Carmela J. Walsh Harrison Maria G. Kim Newark Eric Lin Marlboro COMMUNICATION Oluwaseun Aladese Newark Nida Mahmood Hamilton Kathryn Lee Wighton Warren 49 . Fakhrzadeh East Brunswick Michael Shawn Sullivan Bellmawr Tanima Gangopadhyay Jersey City * Mira Bhargav Shah Piscataway Hala A. Pathickal Teaneck David A. Wahba North Bergen Jing Yuan Basking Ridge BACHELOR OF ARTS BIOLOGY Susie Megalla East Brunswick HISTORY (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) Ikenna Y. Najib Clifton Wagdi W. Georgi East Brunswick Ashley A. Victor Union City † Victor S. Taha Watchung Prapti Dipak Shah North Brunswick † Evelyn M.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES XXX Catherine N. Morrison Bloomingdale † * Toai Dinh Tran Rockaway SCIENCE. NY Anoop G. Vettichira Yonkers. Woyce East Rutherford Razina E. Espinosa Newark Mohammad N. Mendes Union † Ammar F. Pandit Kendall Park † Alex Brito Hillside Michael F. Centrella Hawthorne Andrew John Kaczur Avenel Aleena Syed Sabzwari Franklin Park Sameep Yogesh Chandrani Plainsboro Brian Patrick Lord Middletown Noor Salam Warren Charles Elias West Caldwell * Silvia M. Zoccali Clifton Jane L. Saymeh Old Bridge Amir S. Assar Wallington Samelin S. TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY Falak Naz Clifton Henry Tsang Guttenberg Atira George Teaneck Aminur Rahman Kearny John Emmanuel Limon Umali Jersey City Mamaille Maille Maina Montclair Sandeep Singh Carteret Robert Patrick Vella Ocean Brittney E. Shiliwala Edison Michelle Mary Jacob Closter Angela G. Gonzales Newark † Michael C. Fenelus Irvington Urvashi J. Yeung Edison Bicky C. Achebe Irvington Divya Mirchandani Rutherford (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) Mark A. Dulay Passaic Trushna N.
Molfetas Waldwick Sleiman Boulos Hackettstown * Asher Hashmi * Christopher F. Banner * Alison T. Melody Union Michael A. Grewal Warren * Matthew F. Hamilton Jersey City Mehrvish P. Oyelola Roselle * Elizabeth S. Mirza Edison * Sybrina C. Baumlin Monroe Township Stephen Andrew Erickson Emerson Moussoukoro Ly Jersey City † Miguel Farinas Ridgefield Jason Maeng Cherry Hill Daniel O. Amegashie Newark Philip Joseph D’Amore West Orange Amy Lim Rutherford Wayne * Jose A. Bell Haleiwa. Ndirangu Lincoln Park † Quaison David Carter Teaneck Joshua John Bayonne † Louis Noto Garfield Tanima Chaturvedi Freehold Anum Kalim Parlin Kehinde O. Bernardo Saddle Brook † Clarily Guzman Perth Amboy † Scott R. Marques Newark Charles W. HI † * Gary Wayne Garris Ledgewood Jennifer Marquez Bloomfield Adrian R. Dalal Jersey City Oneeka Shandel Larocque Belleville † * Michael A. NY * Shahida Garner West Orange Karen J. Arroyo Newark Grismarie Echevarria Newark * Johnny Liu Dimitri Anthony Athans Woolwich † * Ryan Leonard Eng East Brunswick Sijia Liu East Brunswick Christopher J. Colon Netcong * Alan M. Benjamin East Orange Marco L. Lapinig Jersey City Kyle J. Hulse Iselin Antonio Montuori Bloomfield Audrey Britton West Orange † Carla Narvaez Newark Andrea Butler Edison Mohammed Elsayed Ibraheim Roselle Park Erastus K. Beckett Staten Island. Kshatriya Lodi Arnel E. LaQuaglia Bloomfield Alexander Amaya Cliffside Park * Parthiv K. Alvarez West Orange Robert E. Gaspar Kearny * Jaclyn Brett McCaffrey Bronx. Oyelola Roselle † David Kim Demarest Edison Taiwo A. Milewski Fanwood Rosalind Best Orange South Orange Khalil H. Lombardi Newark * Edmund S. Bacque Union Beach Edison Vanessa Eng Ridgefield Park Samuel F.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN BUSINESS † Akbar Shamoon Ahmad Highland Park † Mei Hua Chen Egg Harbor Township Jay D. NY Michael Bento Elizabeth Tejpal S. Bautista Phillipsburg Veronica Giannine Francia Clifton Erik Per Magnusson Newark Gregg E. Kreher 50 . Alerte East Windsor Cosmin Lucian Chiujdea Newark Christa L. Blissett † James Jeungho Han East Windsor Jersey City Spiro J.
Wang East Brunswick Kevin P. Real Newark Parandeep Singh North Brunswick * Xiaofei Zhao Marietta. Pierik-Page Plainfield Gunjan S. Salazar Sayreville Gustav Ragnar Warfving Newark Mannan B. Sees Wayne Yuen Yee Yeung Kearny Jeffrey William E. Safdar Mount Laurel Roger C. Wong Holmdel Carlos Eduardo Perez Cranbury Gerard Hinlo Santa Maria Jersey City Kevin Z. GA Daniel Herbert Richardson Jersey City Mark Solonkovich New Milford Dasa Stanimirovic Newark BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS Lailiane Christie Louzada Newark BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN MANAGEMENT † Monime Wancique Irvington 51 . Russell Newark Dhiraj Verma Warren † Darshan Kanti Patel Plainsboro * Faiz M. Perez Teaneck Erica Lynn Schultz Wildomar.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES XXX Elizabeth Papanicolaou Montclair † Omar B. Rimawi Clifton Anthony Barnes Tunnero Flemington Christopher Parenti Elizabeth Brian L. Patel Voorhees † * Marie Samson Springfield * Herman F. Shah Piscataway † Sylvia Verna Young Newark Cornelius Babatunde Popoola Newark Nilesh Shah Jersey City Daniel James Zalinsky Clark Christopher D. Raines West Orange Christopher Shim Montville Nathalie Zapata Fair Lawn Sonia M. Patel South Plainfield Ashley A. CA † Mengchen Yang Harrison Osvaldo Perez Clifton Christian J. Xiao Parsippany Mark T.
Cokeley Hightstown Ricardo J. MD Colts Neck Matthew Genberg Wanaque † Ravi Chaudhary Newark * Krishnapriya K. McMorrow Norwood Jason Martin Toms River Sahil Choudhary Wayne † * Luis Suarez Perth Amboy * Nicole A. Zavolas Elizabeth Bryan M. Mercado West New York INFORMATION SYSTEMS Christopher L. Cora Newark Anthony Jason Alicea Bayonne † Ryan Joseph Metzger Toms River † Kelli Jo Curiotto Lincoln Park Sokol Bedeni Clifton Daniel John Mizerak Glen Burnie. Smith II Boonton * Kunal Batra † * Jerry Lin Springfield * Mohamad Neal Marvin Sugirin Old Bridge Michelle Bedu Paterson John Lin Short Hills Nicholas A. Velez Metuchen Nicholas R. Belotti Red Bank * Alfred Lombardi North Bergen Georgios N. Barbosa Newark Eric R. Modh † Krishna Murty Gullapalli Succasunna Union Hicham Dayja Jersey City Hakim Abdullah Mohammed Edison * Vahid Hamidullah Shadi Shafik Eltoukhy Farmingdale Christopher Robert Ochs Ocean Grove Boney Patel North Bergen Jason D. MD Jose Antonio Lozada Gonzalez Trenton HUMAN COMPUTER INTERACTION Ronica S. Santoso Sewaren COMPUTER SCIENCE † James Kim Fort Lee Kelly Kathleen Sharpe Old Bridge Michael A. Brisbon Maywood * Michael Jon Marks Jr. Browns Mills * Edward V. Rojas Paterson Christopher Hukushi Brick Daniel Vincent Rose Bergenfield * Hajira Zia Naqvi Pine Brook Johmar Johnson Kearny * Nelly H. Koppel Rutherford * Isaac Sim Ridgefield Park † Sean Arthur Barstow Fair Lawn Morganville Joshua M. Pearson Rockaway 52 .CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES COLLEGE OF COMPUTING SCIENCES BACHELOR OF SCIENCE BIOINFORMATICS * Wasay M. Kotz Clifton David A. Chervenyak Clark (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) Kevin C. McKoy Matawan Erik A. Benauro Brick Anthony Robert Lopez East Rutherford Steven Lewis Bossie North Potomac. Hussain Bergenfield Richard Armand Heddy Franklin * Raul E.
Camarote Matawan * Keith F. Bhatt Belleville Sameer Govil Marlboro * Jose Luis Ortiz Jr. Pezantes Perth Amboy * Jeremy Adam Damstrom Maywood Damian Anthony Scott Newark * Jasmeen Dhanoa Lodi † Christopher E. Bondoc Jersey City † Erica L. Conover II Newark * Adriaan Klaassen * Sandra E. Gugliemella Edison Sahar Osman Parlin † Daniel J. Eppihimer Hector Lopez-Silvero Newark Sharath S. Mashruwala North Brunswick Jacob Agyemang Newark Colonia Filipe M. Kim Edison Hoboken Rohan Nigam Edison * Christopher J. Best East Orange Jaymin Piyush Goswami Jersey City Ryan Griffith Noon Wyckoff Kevan M. Lafayette New Brunswick * Fiorella N. TX Maurice V. Hanlon Hopatcong * Hansika Hegde Old Bridge Kartheek A. Grate Westfield † Aaron Bolante Cervas Belleville David Charles Holl Old Bridge Antonio Gutierrez Jersey City Chuan-Wei Chang Bridgewater * Jason M. Iannelli Washington Twp † Anastasiya Krikun Edison * Kok Jian Cheah East Brunswick Bilal Khan Pompton Lakes Kimberly L. Meier Piscataway Christopher William Connelly Lake Hiawatha Charles D. Hogarth Neptune James A. Mark North Plainfield Abraham Cho Englewood Cliffs Marjan Hamid Khan Nutley † Jason X. Castro West Orange † * Steve A. Ferreira Union Alexander Medina Passaic * Michael Alfredo Bryce D. Auten Montville † * Brian Alexander Forgotson Clifton Christopher A. Miller Hawthorne Drew Bakke Randolph Lilia Ibet Garay Paterson * Amber E. Irvington * Jonathan R. Lee Lincoln Park Brian Phillip Diefenbach Cranbury Mount Laurel Jeffrey Thomas Liu Livingston INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY * Neil Edward Abadie South Amboy * Keith M. Florek Hopatcong Bruno Mendez Kearny Tyler A. Hegde Old Bridge 53 .XXX Devon Carl Facey South Orange * Jean C. Abraham Bogota Jose L. Guirao Elmwood Park Michael Leonard Palumbo Ridgefield Glenn D. Marraffini Washington Twp Edbert John Aguila Clifton † Erica Anne Feldman Hillsborough Pinank N. Morrisey Frisco. Espinoza Union City * Thomas M.
Fahmy Clifton † * Dongho Choi Princeton Brian D. Rego Hackensack † James R. Shah Piscataway Andrew J. Bernd Swedesboro Peter Busayo Oderanti Vauxhall Shyam P. Smith Maplewood BACHELOR OF ARTS COMPUTER SCIENCE INFORMATION SYSTEMS Romel W. Luminoso Union Beach Felix Alberto Montanez Bayonne Joaquin Montoya Little Falls 54 . Guirguis Dayton † Bharat Sheladia Iselin Sherry Denise Hampton Newark † Renon W. Stump Saddle Brook Akash Dhiru Patel Pennington * Joseph M. Tuckerton (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) * Peter M. Rodriguez Springfield * Brian Sylvester Howell Kaushal Patel Pine Brook Adrian Jamil Rogers Pemberton Robert John Szpila Fairfield * Reginald Santera Pili Hamilton Vincent R. Scuorzo Marlboro * Kostandinos Taburas Flemington Jose Carlos Ramirez West Paterson Luv K. Wagnon Tinton Falls † Robert Michael Reese II Mount Laurel Benjamin Smith Newark Prabhat Kiran Zutshi Jersey City Gary A. Piccoli Lincoln Park Imsuk Kim Fort Lee Francis Antredu Codjoe North Brunswick Tafari D. Montoya Belleville † (Degree conferred jointly by NJIT and Rutgers-Newark) * John V. Parada West Orange * Anthony M. Bellone Jr. Walker Kenilworth Hyacinthe Nkurunziza Paterson † * John M. Oza Bergenfield * Ahmad F. Tolentino Galloway Davis H.CANDIDATES FOR BACCALAUREATE DEGREES XXX Paul L. Stewart Clifton Matthew T. Rana Passaic Forman Moore Shemeley IV Delran Aaron Adam VanBlarcom Allendale * John Recine Edison * Vladimir Skoryk Hamilton † Kevin J.
ALBERT DORMAN HONORS COLLEGE SCHOLARS Khaldoon E. Pharai Katie Piekielski Lekshmi Kandh Pillai Aminur Rahman Jonathan Raul Rego Diana L. Kim Michael R. Wong Peter Wong Michael C. Gude Alexander Gurvits Vahid Hamidullah Glenn D. Peterson Steffen A. Vandervalk Bicky C. Nuguid Urvashi J. Youssef Adrian Zielinski HONORS DESIGNATION Honors Scholar — graduate of the Albert Dorman Honors College 55 . Joseph Joseph C. Fakhrzadeh Erica Anne Feldman Matthew Genberg Michael Greendyk Candido S. Lawson Eric Lin John Lin Ling Lin Vinskey Louissaint Kareem A. Juzwin Crystal R. DiRaimondo Navin Duseja Bryan M. Collins Christopher J. Caiola Fabian Casteblanco Ivan A. Kania Tezveer Singh Khara Jane L. Cavieses Sameep Yogesh Chandrani Sahil Choudhary Erin R. Adhyaru Babajide Ayotola Akeredolu Meena Aladdin Oluwaseun Aladese Matthew R. Conover Andrew P. Vettichira Avneesh Vig Joseph M. Jorge Anoop G. Whitley Piotr Wiszowaty Herman F. Wethered Aaron Jacob Wey Christopher C. Walker Jr. Masotti Jessica Mavadia Kyle J. Dhawan Kati R. Ehnes Fatima S. Abu-Hakmeh Uyiosa A. Coslow Christopher Jonathan Daly Anirudh R. Albano Sarah Almukhtar Eric Azim Bacchus Carlo Badiola Rojan Banmali Steven Paul Barbera Gregory Bassiely Kunal Batra Michael J. Hanlon Joseph Hanna Annacler Harris-Blevin Richard Armand Heddy Horane Henry Mostafa N. McCarthy Susie Megalla Divya Mirchandani Amber E. Jesus Vanessa E. Woyce Hang Wu Matthew S. Wec Hugh F. Reyes Andrew P. Tomasello Henry Tsang John Emmanuel Limon Umali Tyler C. Abusomwan Shivang B. Beata J.C. Roche Adrian Jamil Rogers Daniel Vincent Rose Alyssa Marie Rosellini Zehra Sadiq Rimi Sahu Enrique Saro-Nunez Jennifer L. Sprycha Ryan Patrick Sutherland Aleena Syed Sabzwari Mariya Shabbir Tohfafarosh Andrew C. Vivino Edwin J. Elkik Steven Elliott William Logan Esarey Chinedu Ezebuiroh Amir S. Paredes Kaushal Patel Brian R. Schmitt Bhakti H. Morrisey Catherine N. Higazi Clifford Hilaire David Charles Holl Muhammed Ehsanul Hoque Katrina Rachel Hornstein Phillip Robert Ince Jonathan James Jesse B. Pandit Rafael I. Bellanich Mark Andrew Biros Alex Brito Jacqueline Sarah Bunner Luis Felipe Bustamante Joseph A. Elgammal Rachid J. Morrison Salman Haider Naqvi Tina Nadia Narine Louis Noto Brian Daniel Novello Edrian S. Shah Monali Shah Munish Shah Prachi Shah Alan Singh Deepika Singh Jaskiran Singh Mithilsinh Sisodia Macie J. Loutfy Nida Mahmood Swathi Manchikanti Jennifer S.
Abusomwan Duarte Barreiro Michael J. Morrisey Tariq Moujtahid Brian Daniel Novello Aniel Padrino Akash Dhiru Patel Bhavik R. Baumlin Andrew John Bliss James P. Hanlon Annacler Harris-Blevin Horane Henry Mostafa N. McCarthy Susie Megalla Matthew Monaco Sanga Tekou Mutah Salman Haider Naqvi Carla Narvaez Louis Noto Edrian S. Kania Razmenka Lazoroska Christian Michael Liga Michael Carlo Lipari Jeffrey Thomas Liu Lailiane Christie Louzada Jessica Mavadia Kyle J. Doshi Meghan Marie Elsman Kevin Flynn Rolando Alberto Garcia Antunez Joseph Hanna Katrina Rachel Hornstein Michelle Mary Jacob Jason Robert Jawidzik Anoop G. Abdallatif Uyiosa A.40 . Patel Hiral K.00 grade point average 3.HONORS DESIGNATIONS SUMMA CUM LAUDE Mohamed M. Septak Prachi Shah Jamieson Robert Simms Deepika Singh Artur Stefaniak Dawid Szast Andrew C. Tomasello Kevin D.85 .64 56 . Joseph Crystal R. Wong Matthew Richard Young Adrian Zielinski MAGNA CUM LAUDE Khaldoon E. Vettichira Edwin J. Patel Kaushal Patel Krunal J. Michael C. Patel Brian R. Hussain Jesse B. Nuguid Christopher Robert Ochs Lisa Marie Peterson Lekshmi Kandh Pillai Adrian Sapunxhiu Bhakti H. Woyce Hang Wu Jumanah Yasmin Jiheon Yoon HONORS DESIGNATIONS The following designations are based upon cumulative grade point averages achieved prior to the spring semester: summa cum laude — with highest praise magna cum laude — with great praise cum laude — with praise grade point average 3. Caiola Daniel J. Brouhard Joseph A. Bellanich Luis Felipe Bustamante Reniery Cevallos Christopher William Connelly Amitkumar Thakorbhai Desai Jigarkumar K.3. Cuadra Kati R. Masotti Bruno Mendez Mateusz Michalec Caleb Dean Miller Goran Milovanovic Amber E.3. Elkik Steven Elliott Vadim Ergardt William Logan Esarey Chinedu Ezebuiroh Erica Anne Feldman Bryce D. Higazi Muhammed Ehsanul Hoque Robert J. Loutfy Erik Per Magnusson Nida Mahmood Jennifer S. Florek Matthew Genberg Michael Greendyk Krishna Murty Gullapalli Glenn D. Armstrong Robert Augustynowicz Carlo Badiola Gregory Bassiely Kunal Batra Alison T. Shah Prapti Dipak Shah Jaskiran Singh Mithilsinh Sisodia Mariya Shabbir Tohfafarosh Avneesh Vig Beata J.65 . Abu-Hakmeh Francisco Javier Agrelo David Paul Aguanno Babajide Ayotola Akeredolu Meena Aladdin Oluwaseun Aladese Bryce Henry Anzelmo Frank C. Trangone Bicky C. Lawson John Lin Ling Lin Ariel Lippman Vinskey Louissaint Kareem A. Brady III Bryan K. Peterson Katie Piekielski Aminur Rahman Aleena Syed Sabzwari Faraz Safaie Matthew R. Hughes Christopher Hukushi Syed N. Wec Aaron Jacob Wey Herman F.4. Camarote Christopher Robert Carlson Allen Brian Catbagan Daniel Armando Chavez Silvestre Antonio Compres Christopher J.84 grade point average 3. Conover II Michael Correa Jefferson A. Walker Jr. Jesus Joshua John Michael R. DiRaimondo Roham Dowlatyari Sarah Ruth Dwight Rachid J.
Piccoli Reginald Santera Pili Jo-Ann M. Trebisky Jay Tsai Anthony Barnes Tunnero Tyler C. Albano Karina L. Kubiak Eric Lin Boyi Liu Agostinho Sousa Livres Ashar Mahmood Mamaille Maille Maina Enkela Malellari Swathi Manchikanti Kimberly L. Saporito Damian Anthony Scott Forman Moore Shemeley IV Carol Sinclair Alan Singh Sandeep Singh Mohamad Neal Marvin Sugirin Michael Timko Raymond Joseph Tintle III Gerardo Tolentino Daniela Tolov Christopher M. Adly Jacob Agyemang Matthew R. Paredes Dominic S. Rehman Andrew P. Mark Miroslaw Mazur Kyrillos M. Gude Alexander Gurvits Vahid Hamidullah Abdelfattah Hammad Madonna N. Rodrigues Dominick Antonio Rodriguez Adrian Jamil Rogers Daniel Vincent Rose Erin Christine Ross Zehra S. Vivino Victor S. Quevedo Alexis Gerardo Quintero Castro Janani Ramkumar Anthony M. Gonzalez Candido S. Dember Jasmeen Dhanoa John Daniel DiFilippo Navin Duseja Bryan M. Whitley Timothy James Wiersielis Piotr Wiszowaty Peter Wong Mengchen Yang Jing Yuan 57 . Patel Pinkesh Patel Ashley A. Adhyaru Heme H. Vandervalk Ruel Villahermosa Juan David Villamil Osorio Joseph M. Montalvan Joaquin Montoya Romel W. Barbosa Sokol Bedeni Mark Andrew Biros Brian E.C. Knight Eric R. Juzwin Andrew J. Passanita Bhavita A. Koppel Anastasiya Krikun Andrew P. Aliaga Sarah Almukhtar Vitor M. Montoya Catherine N. Ehnes Fatima S. Atalla Dimitri Anthony Athans Eric Azim Bacchus Rojan Banmali Michael A. Novak Silvana M. Hanna Mina M. Morrison Tina Nadia Narine Brian M. Coslow Philip Joseph D’Amore Parthiv K. Collins Andrew P.CUM LAUDE Shivang B. Gervasoni Reina L. Pathickal Jason Paul Peach Fiorella N. Roche Tiago F. Castro Sameep Yogesh Chandrani Elizabeth Chang Marsha Chang Shankha B. Chaudhuri Cosmin Lucian Chiujdea Abraham Cho Dongho Choi Erin R. Bharath Mittapalli Cynthia L. Pezantes Brian D. Farina Ross Flores Veronica Giannine Francia Lawrence Alexander Francisco Lilia Ibet Garay Gary Wayne Garris Vincent J. Hanna Jiaying Kary He Richard Armand Heddy Hansika Hegde Clifford Hilaire Simon Huynh Phillip Robert Ince Timothy T. Kelemen Tezveer Singh Khara Veronika Khariv James Kim Zachary T. Meseha James Scott Miller Jr. Fakhrzadeh Steve Faria Thomas P. Wahba Christopher C. Jorge Joseph C. Sadiq Roger Oscar Saez Marie Samson Edward Rodolfo Sanchez Thomas William Sanquini Paul J. Brotherson Fabian Casteblanco Jean C. Borja Pablo Botero Alex Brito Temitope J. Jones Vanessa E. Ortiz Rafael I. Dalal Joshua S. Delshad Philip R. Rego Jonathan Raul Rego Anees Ur. Elgammal Charles Elias Stephen Andrew Erickson Amir S. Antunes Maxemous G.
Olsen Bryan J. Calvin Rong Chen Nancy W. Baltrush Basil Baltzis Robert Barat Golgen Bengu Michael Bieber Athanassios Bladikas Marybeth Boger Isabel Bracero Sylvana Brito Bruce Bukiet Mark Bullock James M. Thomas Hsu Walid Hubbi William Hunter Dawn Klimovich Burt Kimmelman Talina Knox Lou Kondic Walter Konon Kim Kramer Frederick A. Cornely Eugene Deess Richard W. Van Buskirk Zhi Wei Gerald Whitman John Wiggins Cyndi Wilson READERS Janet Bodner Charles Brooks John Egan Norbert Elliot Carol Johnson Robert Lynch Jerome Paris GONFALON CARRIERS Newark College of Engineering Maria Tohfafarosh School of Management Louis Noto College of Architecture and Design Albert Dorman Honors College Brian Novello Fatima Elgammal College of Science and Liberal Arts College of Computing Sciences Bhakti H. Saperstein ’84 President. Pfister Laramie Potts Paul Ranky Lynn Riker Karen Roach Daniel Saland Julian Scher Anthony W. Thomas Leroy Thomas William C. Schuman John Schuring Laurent Simon Cheickna Sylla Gordon A. Coppola Roy H.COMMISSION UNITED STATES AIR FORCE RESERVE CANDIDATE FOR COMMISSION Andrew Patrick Roche MARSHALS Daniel Ambrose Piero Armenante Michael A. Alumni Association of NJIT 58 . Egan Rose Federici Alexandra Fileus Anthony Fiory Elaine Frazier Richard Garber Sol Glastein Jorge Golowasch Rolanne Henry C.T. Shah Erica Feldman Alumni Steven B. Little Neil Maher Mohamed Mahgoub Albert Martinez Robert Moran Priscilla Nelson Charles Nieves George W.
Saul K. York Department of Chemical. Saul K. Fenster Innovation in Design Award Giancarlo Fricano Greenberg Farrow Scholarship Cynthia Montalvan Solaia Henderson Scholarship Jesse Jesus Avneesh Vig Hess Foundation Merit Award Edwin Walker Hopper Scholarship Joseph Hanna Gordon S. Kreitchman Scholarship Robert J. Hughes Madame Mau Outstanding Female Engineering Student Endowment Award Kate Boardman Lekshmi Pillai McGowan Family Scholarship Lekshmi Pillai Merek E & T Scholarship Deepika Singh Newark Bay Scholarship Ikenna Achebe Newark College of Engineering Outstanding Senior Award– Biomedical Engineering Mariya Tohfafarosh Newark College of Engineering Outstanding Senior Award– Civil & Environmental Engineering Matthew Young Newark College of Engineering Outstanding Senior Award– Electrical & Computer Engineering Salman Naqvi Newark College of Engineering Outstanding Senior Award– Engineering Technology Vinskey Louissaint Newark College of Engineering Outstanding Senior Award– Mechanical & Industrial Engineering Phong Pham Newark College of Engineering Outstanding Senior Award– Otto H. Dimitri Scholarship Kyrillos Meseha Dingler Foundation Scholarship Ikenna Achebe Norma Eng-Wong Memorial Scholarship Kati DiRaimondo EOP Mobil Engineers Scholarship Ovril Maddan EOP Panasonic Annual Scholarship Ikenna Achebe Ovril Maddan Exxon-Mobil Scholarship Mavis Dennis Dr. Allan R. Kalley Scholarship Marsha Change Morton A. Cullimore Scholarship Christopher SanFilippo Dendrite Scholarship Kimberly Mark Frank L.AWARDS AWARDS EARNED FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN THE YEAR OF GRADUATION American Council on Education Network Scholarship for Undergraduate Women Mariya Tohfafarosh Banerjee Scholarship Ovril Maddan Bergmann Scholarship Ovril Maddan Alvin Cohan Scholarship Andrew Tomasello Construction Roundtable Scholarship Brian Novak Dr. Biological & Pharmaceutical Engineering Razmenka Lazoroska New Jersey Institute of Technology Board of Overseers Scholarship Mariya Tohfafarosh 59 . Fenster Expectional Student Scholarship Susie Megalla Dr.
Bustamante Quasi Foundation Scholarship Ikenna Achebe Hornae Henry Avneesh Vig The Rosen Group Architecture Design Scholarship Cynthia Montalvan Rufo Sanchez Scholarship Marsha Chang Saporito & Eckelmann Annual Scholarship Ovril Maddan Schering-Plough Scholarship Katrina Hornstein Schoor DePalma & Canger Group Scholarship Kati DiRaimondo Tartaglia Memorial Scholarship Joseph Caiola North Jersey American Institute of Chemical Engineers Award Paul Dupiano Randy Murillo Lekshmi Pillai Nicholas Persico Deepika Singh Omega Chi Epsilon Award– Chemical Engineering Razmenka Lazoroska Lekshmi Pillai 60 . York Department of Chemical. Biological & Pharmaceutical Engineering Deepika Singh William Paulus Jr.AWARDS New Jersey Institute of Technology Faculty Scholarship Eric Bacchus Luis F. Scholarship Marsha Chang Pelson Scholarship Luis F. Bustamante Joseph Caiola Kati DiRaimondo Erica Feldman Joseph Hann Katrina Rachel Hornstein Jesse Jesus Kimberly Mark Susie Megalla Divya Mirchandani Zehra Sadiq Andrew Tomasello John Umali New Jersey Institute of Technology Presidential Scholarship Katrina Rachel Hornstein Tanzela Monsoor Christopher SanFilippo Mariya Tohfafarosh Avneesh Vig New Jersey Outstanding Scholars Recruitment Program Scholarship Erica Feldman AWARDS EARNED FOR ACHIEVEMENT IN THE YEAR OF GRADUATION Otto H.
Bell The Bell Family In honor of our son Alexander M. Danny Catbagan In honor of my son Kevin Ciszak Joanne Ciszak In honor of our mom & wife Carolyn Cohen Hutch. have been made to the university to provide support for future generations of graduates. Alohun Adetutu Abdullah In honor of my husband Giovanny Bedoya Lady G. & Mrs. Kelly. Charlie. Gifts. Gervasoni Your Family In honor of our daughter Rashi Grewal Harjeet & Kalwant Grewal In honor of my wife Nirupama Gupta Surendra Kumar In memory of the late Smt. in their honor. Sarah & Joe In honor of my daughter Dicknery Diaz Dinery DeHart In honor of our son Andrew Robert Feeney Cindy & Dan Feeney In honor of our daughter Erica Anne Feldman The Feldman Family In honor of my son Ross Flores Rosalia Flores In honor of Vincent J. Nunez In honor of our son Charles W.GIFTS IN RECOGNITION OF THE CLASS OF 2010 Proud parents. In honor of my son Osagie Basil Agboh Magdalene Agboh In honor of my son Oluwashina K. Shantr Devr Surendra Kumar 61 . Cannara Karmann & Lisa Cannara In honor of our son Alexander John Carlson Ron & Terry Carlson In honor of our son Allen Brian Catbagan Mr. family and friends have recognized the accomplishments of individual members of the Class of 2010. Matt.
Macrae Mom. Dad & Cori In honor of our daughter Aimee Mariano The Family of Aimee Mariano In honor of our son Eric Nersesian Marie & Roy Nersesian In honor of my husband Ivan Padrón Elisandra Padrón In honor of our cousin Rafael I. Luisa. López Elsa Lubina López In of our son & brother Christopher P. Zawisa George & Adele Zawisa In honor of our son Adrian Zielinski Grazyna & Wieslaw Zielinski 62 .In honor of our son David Charles Holl Mr. Samuel & Sofia Paredes In honor of our son Jamieson Robert Simms Mom & Doug In honor of our son John P. Paredes Mauricio. & Mike Lopes In honor of my son Jaime W. Kevin Charles Holl In honor of our son Philip Lopes Isabel. Tony. & Mrs.
Richardson In honor of my mom Dingzhen Feng Xiaoying Wu 63 . In honor of my mom Magdalene Agboh Osagie Basil Agboh In honor of my mom. McCarthy In honor of my dad Letroy Medois Roly Medois In memory of mom The late Ruth Marucha Kevin A. Malik In honor of my mom. grandfather & sister Carmen Huancaya. Jose Huancaya. Nyamangorora In honor of my wife Elisandra Padrón Ivan Padrón In honor of my mother & father Elvira & Roberto Ramirez Jose Carlos Ramirez In honor of my mom & dad Herman L. dad & brother Janet. Nyamangorora In honor of my dad George Marucha Kevin A. Richardson & Linda B. Balcazar In honor of my dad & mom Shivashanker & Bhanumati Bhatt Parashar Bhatt In honor of my husband Harvey Cohen Carolyn Cohen In honor of my mom Marie Moore Dimith Guillaume In honor of my wife Delphine Jones Bernard Anthony Jones In honor of my father Muhammed Mushtaq Malik Ikhlaq A. Richardson Daniel H. Michael & Casey McCarthy Kyle J.IN RECOGNITION OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS Members of the Class of 2010 have recognized the extraordinary people whose support has helped them throughout their academic career. Gifts in their honor have been made to the university to assist future students. Zayda Balcazar Renzo E.
Booker (Ex-Officio) Mayor of the City of Newark Kathleen Wielkopolski (Chair) Formerly of The Gale Company Stephen P. Derish M. Beachem President New Jersey Alliance for Action Dennis M. Inc. ’73 Manager. DePalma. Inc. Peter A. Vincent L. Public Affairs Infineum USA. Cory A.BOARD OF TRUSTEES Hon. PhD Chairman and CEO Mobile Matrix. Inc. PE. Proprietor (formerly) Black Horse Restaurant Group Mariel O’Brien Astronomy & Physics Educator Newark Museum Binay Sugla. Wolff Chairman Berger Group Holdings. DeCaprio ’72.) Schoor DePalma. ’72 (Vice Chair) Chairman and CEO (Ret. Inc.) Gas Delivery Public Service Electric and Gas Company Elizabeth (“Liz”) Garcia. LP Anthony J. PE. 64 .) Vyteris. PhD (Vice Chair) President (Ret. Knapp Jr. Cistaro ’68 Vice President (Ret. Inc. Bone President Verizon New Jersey. Philip K. Chris Christie (Ex-Officio) Governor of the State of New Jersey Hon.
McGowan ’88 President McGowan Builders.. Albert A. Fumosa ’74 Account Manager Skanska USA David C. Herkert. Robert Hillier Patrick J.) Drexler Technology Corporation Caren L. Esq.) Ingersoll-Rand Company J. PhD (President and COO of the Foundation) Vice President. Allegheny Power Allegheny Energy. FAIA Founder. Mauermeyer ’72. Coleman. DeNichilo ’73.. NJIT Robert A.. Inc.BOARD OF OVERSEERS Emil C. Inc. McGowan ’64 Executive Vice President (Ret.) ExxonMobil Chemical Company James G. Altenkirch. NJIT Richard S. Bowles III. Jr. University Advancement NJIT Henry A.) AECOM Technology Corporation Irwin Dorros. Robert Hillier. Chairman International Matex Tank Terminals Nicholas M. Dorman. Inc. Jr. DEE (Chair) Chairman and CEO (Ret.) Amalgamated Bank Norma J. PhD President. Garfield President (Ret. Medeiros Vice President United Parcel Service Vincent Naimoli ’62 Chairman and CEO Anchor Industries International Chairman Emeritus/Founder Tampa Bay Rays 65 . ’74 (Assistant Treasurer and Secretary of the Board) Senior Vice President for Administration and Treasurer. Training and Development The Boeing Company James J.) Hatch Mott MacDonald Infrastructure and Environment Charles R. PhD Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer Merck & Co. PE. Clayton ’81 Vice President of Learning. Dickens ’85 President. Director New Jersey Governmental Relations Parsons Brinckerhoff Quade & Douglas. Caprio President and Chief Executive Officer (Ret. PhD Consultant Dorros Associates Jerome Drexler ’55. PhD Chairman and President (Ret. Carlos Dominguez Senior Vice President Office of the Chairman and CEO Cisco Systems. FAIA ’45 Founding Chairman (Ret. Gabriel P. Inc. ’78 President and COO Hatch Mott MacDonald Rodney L. Hillier Architecture J. Freyer-DeSouza Vice President. Inc. Dees. Raymond J. John J.
Pelson (Emeritus) Senior Advisor (Ret. Sebastian. Prezeau President and CEO City National Bank of New Jersey Teresa Truppi Prieto ’83 General Manager Engineered Coatings & Surface Technologies BASF Catalysts LLC Thomas V. Wolff Chairman Berger Group Holdings. Esq. Seazholtz ’59 Chairman of the Board Westell Technologies Donald H. Esq.) BD UNIVERSITY OFFICERS Robert A. Pellizzi ’84 Senior Vice President Business Solutions Verizon Communications Robert D.) UBS Warburg LLC Joseph T. PhD Senior Vice President for Research and Development NJIT Stephanie Tonic Senior Vice President Wachovia Bank Martin Tuchman ’62 Chief Executive Officer Kingstone Capital 5 Michael A. Corporate Counsel and Secretary (Ret. PhD President Henry A.) United Parcel Service George M. EdD Vice President for Academic and Student Services and Dean. Newcombe ’69.. Dees. Partner Simpson Thacher & Bartlett John H. Welch III ’62 (Emeritus) Division President (Ret.) Northeast Region Morgan Stanley Veronica G. PhD Vice President for University Advancement Theodore Johnson. Sebastian. Office of the President Holly Stern. Victor A. PhD Chief of Staff. Ross. ’66 Managing Director (Ret. Inc. JD General Counsel 66 . Olson ’61. Wall Executive Vice President Accelerant Sales Group Derish M. Altenkirch. PhD Vice President for Human Resources and Executive Director of Compliance. Polucki ’66.John J. ’74 Senior Vice President for Administration and Treasurer Donald H. PhD Senior Vice President for Research and Development Joel Bloom. Training and Community Relations Henry J. Jr.) Ricoh Corporation Louis E. Reilly Vice President and General Manager Turner Construction Company Philip L. Nallin Vice President (Ret. Rinaldi ’68 Private Equity Investor Pegasus Capital John W. Albert Dorman Honors College Charles R. Mauermeyer ’72.
but a new university name—New Jersey Institute of Technology—signified the institution’s expanded mission. in 1966. two new schools were established at the university during the 1980s. four-building expansion was completed. To meet the needs of the growing school. The Newark Technical School opened on Monday. The first Board of Trustees met on July 1. Thomas Edison set the stage at his Ward Street factory for his later astounding achievements. the Newark of the late 19th century was a thriving industrial center. the Essex County Assemblyman in the state legislature introduced “An Act to Provide for the Establishment of Schools of Industrial Education. a second fundraiser—the institution’s first capital campaign—was launched to support the construction of a dedicated building for Newark Technical School. Daniel Hodgdon served as the director of Newark Technical School from 1918 to 1920. The post-war period was one of enormous activity during which President Cullimore—like today’s post-Cold War university presidents— challenged the college to turn “war-time thinking into peace-time thinking. later to be called Colton Hall. attended classes in a rented building at 21 West Park Street. was added to the campus in 1913. Allan R. Robert W. the institution had evolved into a technological university. William Hazell succeeded Dr. During the lean years of the Depression and World War II. Cullimore. A laboratory building. 1885 with 88 students who attended despite a terrible snowstorm. On March 24. metals. paints and leather goods. Fenster. The Act established three schools of industrial education: one in Newark. 1884. under the leadership of the school’s dynamic first director. In 1973. Redwood Hall. one in Trenton. Like many of the port cities around the world. Cullimore Hall was built in 1958 and two years later the old Weston Hall was razed and replaced with the current seven-story structure. Under the leadership of Saul K. the College of Science and Liberal Arts in 1982 and the School of Management in 1988. now Eberhardt Hall. who led the institution from 1920 to 1949. In 1886. and one in Hoboken. an 18-acre. and Edison rival Edward Weston established the first factory in the United States for commercial production of dynamo electric machines. Van Houten as president of NJIT in 1970. with the addition of the New Jersey School of Architecture. The first class. the cornerstone was laid at the intersection of High Street and Summit Place for the three-story building later to be named Weston Hall in honor of the institution’s early benefactor. Under Dr. only the former Newark Orphan Asylum. mostly evening students. Colton. about 75 percent of the freshman class had served in the armed forces.” In 1946. Doctoral level programs were introduced and six years later. Charles A. was purchased and renovated by the college. A stronger-thanever Newark College of Engineering remained intact. emphasizing a broad range of graduate and undergraduate degrees and dedication to significant research and public service.HISTORY OF NJIT The New Jersey Institute of Technology that we know today has a rich history with its beginnings developing from the industrial age. The Albert Dorman 67 . Soon the facility became inadequate to house an expanding student body. Campbell Hall was erected in 1925. who served as president of NJIT from 1978 to 2002. In Newark. Dr.” The Newark Board of Trade sponsored the bill. in 1979 began a period of steady growth that continues today. Its factories churned out thread. February 9. Van Houten was acting president of NJIT from 1947 until 1950 when the board of trustees named him president. A broadened mission called for the creation of a residential campus and the opening of NJIT’s first dormitory. the modest Newark Technical School was transformed into the robust Newark College of Engineering. 1880.
New Jersey’s first and largest small-business incubator—one of the top 25 in the nation— focusing on high-technology companies and minority-owned businesses. Through public and private partnerships and economic development efforts. service and economic development. NJIT’s research program is among the fastest-growing in the nation and ranks among the top ten technological universities in the nation for research expenditures. and defending against catastrophic threats and domestic counter-terrorism.S. Ninety-eight percent of NJIT’s full-time faculty hold the terminal degree for their field. As a major public technological university. as a national leader in the education of underrepresented groups for the technological professions. demonstration and training. with its four-pronged mission of education.com. border and transportation security. The Princeton Review named NJIT among the nation’s top 25 campuses for technology and as one of the nation’s most environmentally responsible campuses. engineering and math based on faculty scholarly productivity. the university helps to grow new business ventures that fuel the economy. NJIT was tenth among research universities specializing in science. NJIT’s goal for the next decade is to be recognized as a top-ranked public research university. and our student body is one of the most diverse in the United States. technology. NJIT is ranked in the nation’s top tier of national research universities. NJIT ranks among the nation’s 25 “most connected” campuses. New Jersey School of Architecture was reconstituted as the College of Architecture and Design. In a study by Academic Analytics. protecting critical infrastructure and key assets. The Center focuses on areas already identified by the federal government as vitalto national security: intelligence and warning. As the state’s Homeland Security Technology Systems Center. News also named NJIT the nation’s seventh most diverse institution of higher education and 19th in the nation among the most popular national universities based on yield rate. Today. Diverse Issues in Higher Education ranks NJIT among the nation’s leading schools for graduating minority engineering and computer science students. research. NJIT’s educational programs prepare students to be leaders in the technology-dependent economy of the 21st century. Our educational programs grow out of a century-long tradition of academic excellence. According to Forbes. NJIT serves as a consultant for technology evaluation and develops prototypes of integrated homeland security systems for testing. The university’s faculty:student ratio is 1:13. and the College of Computing Sciences was created in 2001. NJIT has been designated a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency.Honors College was established in 1994. In addition. In 2008.S. according to the U. U. News and World Report’s 2009 Annual Guide to America’s Best Colleges. the university plays a critical role in shaping New Jersey’s future. 68 . University researchers seek new knowledge to improve processes and products for industry. The university’s extensive community outreach and economic development programs include the Enterprise Development Center (EDC). NJIT is an important conduit through which technology flows into society. emergency preparedness and response. and as a catalyst for a healthy New Jersey economy.
The master’s or doctoral degree denoted full membership in the guild and admitted the recipient to the practice of teaching. or the soft tam. are the costumes worn today. with its tassels. all levels of degrees are conferred at commencement. immediately preceding the undergraduate degree candidates. however. The hood. THE MACE The mace. In France. originally referred to the occasion on which the student received the master’s degree and “commenced” his career. The colors of the lining are those of the college or university which granted the degrees. Hoods were originally fashioned after the monk’s cowl. The term “commencement. As the scholars of the time were usually clerics. These colorful traditions culminate today in the academic procession and the commencement ceremony itself. These guilds were dedicated to the mastery of the arts and sciences. Academic caps. with minor modifications. those of doctor’s are black or golden. or placed near a magistrate or other dignitary as an ensign of his authority. certain styles were designated for the universities. evolved from the skull caps of the scholar-monks. The bachelor’s degree. it is thirty inches in length and is marked at the head by the Bronze Seal of the university. The cap. is faced with colors which signify the field of study in which the degree is earned. Today. These early universities were bodies or guilds of students who took their name from the Latin word universitas. T The gowns of bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates are usually without trimmings.” which means beginning. The tassel is worn on the left side by those who have received a degree. wearing the cap and gown marked the formal admission of the student to the body of masters. Today. The length of the hood increases with each higher degree. it became a staff borne by. their robes differed little from those used by the church orders. 69 . the baccalaureate came to signify the completion of one level of study preparatory to higher degrees. gowns and hoods developed gradually from the long flowing robes that the teachers wore to protect themselves from the cold of the medieval buildings. originally indicated only that the recipient had entered a course of study leading to the doctorate or master’s. carried before. on the other hand. In time. Made wholly or partly of metal. In the United States it is traditional for academicians to wear the gown and hood of the university where they received their highest degree. whereas those for the doctoral degree are faced down the front with velvet and adorned with three velvet bars on the sleeves. also dates back to medieval times when it was used for an offensive weapon. The tassel for bachelor’s and master’s is black or color appropriate to the major. Presented as a class gift in the early 1950’s. academic regalia is standardized by the American Intercollegiate Code.TRADITION OF COMMENCEMENT he pageantry and tradition of college and university commencement ceremonies originated more than 800 years ago in medieval universities of Europe. The cap may be the stiff-crown style (mortarboard). and often spiked. where the degree system probably began. Slowly. used today as a symbol of authority. They carry with them the splendor and majesty that is properly associated with such a happy and important occasion and help remind us of the long tradition of higher education. it was used especially for breaking armor. meaning a number of persons associated into one guild or community. and these. a triangular fold of cloth worn over the back of the gown. Later. The university’s mace is carried in the academic procession.
is also a tradition stemming from medieval times. It is shown on a field of academic orange with the year 1919. have in recent times become widely used by colleges of major universities. the classic denotation of the discipline which is used throughout the college. represented by a scroll. and bears the year designation of 1973. SCIENCE & LIBERAL ARTS 1982 College of Science and Liberal Arts is identified by a lamp. the academic color. The light blue background signifies computing as a distinct discipline in its own right. COMPUTING SCIENCES 2001 The College of Computing Sciences is represented as a circle of five segments symbolizing computing as an academic discipline that connects and enriches all disciplines.THE PRESIDENTIAL MEDALLION The use of medallions or large medals. THE GONFALONS Gonfalons. MANAGEMENT 1988 ENGINEERING ALBERT DORMAN HONORS COLLEGE 1919 1993 The Albert Dorman Honors College. while the colors in the circle represent the other academic disciplines. It is shown on a field of blue violet. moral and spiritual illumination. control and integrity. as symbols of office and authority. The presidential medallion of the university is struck in silver and bears the official university Seal. Each of the NJIT colleges is identified by its own symbol and by the year of its establishment. The American eagle in flight is the pictorial representation of the School of Management. The medallion was presented to the university in 1968 by the Alumni Association. commonly seen as a source of intellectual. another medieval symbol. Often depicted on coinage and currency. It is worn about the neck by the president of the university on ceremonial occasions. The college was organized as a degree-granting entity in 1982. The college aims to inspire and prepare NJIT Honors Scholars to succeed through the highest standards of personal and academic achievement. as the date when degrees were first authorized for the college. an ancient symbol associated with engineering and problem-solving as well as an early device in heraldry. Newark College of Engineering has as its ensign a chess rook. symbolizing vision. the eagle enjoys a historical tie to business and management and is shown against light brown. ARCHITECTURE 1973 College of Architecture & Design carries as its symbol a representational column head. 70 . The white and gold of the banner encompasses both arts and letters and theoretic and applied aspects of science. The 1987 commencement ceremony marked their first processional use by New Jersey Institute of Technology. was established in 1994. the insignia or symbols first used by princes or states in medieval Italy. the academic color of its discipline.
To you we’ll promise loyalty. our voices now we raise. Your challenge on us never fails. 71 . Our gratitude we demonstrate. our trust we’ll bind to our NJIT. your steady voice we praise. We’ll hold your memory ever dear. your spirit we’ll revere. our own NJIT. a world of knowledge calls.ALMA MATER To Alma Mater fair and great. In heart and mind.
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