Dissertation Defense Notice - Pouyan Hatami

Mon, April 19, 2021 1:00 PM at Virtual

Pouyan HatamiPouyan Hatami will defend his dissertation on the following date and time: 

Title: Geographic Applications of Knowledge-Rich Machine Learning Approaches in Spatiotemporal Data Analysis

Day and Date: Monday, April 19, 2021

Time: 1:00 PM

Please contact burnsjo@msu.edu if you would like an electronic copy of the dissertation.

The defense will consist of two stages:

First stage by Webinar (30-60 minute uninterrupted presentation by the student summarizing the dissertation research):

Anyone, including faculty, students, and staff, is welcome to attend the presentation and to participate in the initial portion of the question session, which will be moderated by the Advisor.

Second stage by Zoom (Advisor and Guidance Committee will ask questions):

Faculty are welcome to stay for this stage. Graduate students and other non-committee members (e.g., family and friends) CANNOT attend the second questioning stage.

Successful completion of the defense and approval of the dissertation will be determined by a majority vote of the dissertation committee.

Committee Members:

  • Dr. Lifeng Luo (Chair)
  • Dr. Ashton Shortridge (Geography)
  • Dr. Igor Vojnovic (Geography)
  • Dr. Pang-Ning Tan (Computer Science and Engineering)