3 Minute Thesis

Graduate Studies

3 Minute Thesis

GRADUATE STUDIES

3 Minute Thesis

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​​Collage of Queen's 3MT participants

Participants

Graduate students from all disciplines are encouraged to compete in the Queen's, Three Minute Thesis Competition held each year.  As we approach each year's competition, details of our participants will be posted as they are confirmed (not in any particular order), highlighting their program and their research.  

Participants (2018)

Heat 1 - 19th March 2018 (in no particular order)

Matthew Cormier

Name: Matthew Cormier

Program: Pathology & Molecular Medicine
Supervisor: Dr David Lillicrap
Presentation: The microbiome influences the development of anti-drug antibodies in hemophilia A mice

Voila David

Name: Voila David

Program: Education
Supervisor:  Dr Liying Cheng
Presentation: Raising competent, accomplished, & confident English language learners

Kuukuwa Andam

Name: Kuukuwa Andam

Program: Law
Supervisor: Dr Kathleen Lahey
Presentation: Flowers Without a Fence: Queer Women in Ghana and the Internet

Frances Wallace

Name: Frances Wallace

Program: Art History
Supervisor: Dr Cathleen Hoeniger
Presentation: Switzerland, Secrets, and Smuggled Antiquities

Heena Mistry

Name: Heena Mistry

Program: History
Supervisor: Dr Amitava Chowdhury
Presentation: Reforming the Empire - and Failing 1917-1946

Shannon Neville

Name: Shannon Neville

Program: Biomedical Engineering
Supervisor: Dr Kevin Deluzio
Presentation: These Knees Are Made For Walking

Heat 2 -  21st March 2018 (in no particular order)

sawyer Hogenkamp

Name: Sawyer Hogenkamp

Program: Education
Supervisor: Dr Benjamin Bolden
Presentation: School Bus Drivers and Bullying

Jasmine Buddingh

Name: Jasmine Buddingh

Program: Chemistry
Supervisor: Dr Guojun Liu
Presentation: Waterborne Anti-Smudge Coatings

Jo-Ellen Worden

Name: Jo-Ellen Worden

Program:Law
Supervisor: Dr N.C.Bala
Presentation: Responding to Officer Involved Domestic Violence in the Province of Ontario

Ting Li

Name: Ting Li

Program: Managment
Supervisor: Dr Yolande E Chan
Presentation: Dynamic IT Capability

Melissa Munoz

Name: Melissa Munoz

Program: Astrophysics & Astronomy
Supervisor : Dr Gregg Wade
Presentation: Understanding Magnetism in Massive Stars

Gillian Thiel

Name: Gillian Thiel

Program: Geography
Supervisor: Dr Melissa Lafrenière
Presentation:What's going to happen to all that Arctic carbon?

Judith Ebegbulem

Name: Judith Ebegbulem

Program: Chemical Engineering
Supervisor: Dr Martin Guay
Presentation: Distributed extremum seeking control for wind farm power maximisation

Shamik Sen

Name:Shamik Sen

Program: Neuroscience
Supervisor : Dr Roumen Milev & Dr Heather Stuart;
Presentation: A qualitative evaluation of an anti-stigma program for people with mental illness

Kayla Dettinger

Name: Kayla Dettinger

Program: History
Supervisor: Dr Sandra den Otter
Presentation: The Pilgrim Trust: Thirty years of British Philanthropy in Three Minutes

LOretta Idowu

Name:Loretta Idowu

Program: Chemical Engineering
Supervisor : Dr Robin Hutchinson
Presentation: Radical Polymerization of Methacrylates.

Heat 3 - 23rd March 2018 (in no particular order)

Brian Cox

Name: Brian Cox

Program: Law
Supervisor: Dr NIcholas Lamp
Presentation: Between Accidents and War Crimes: Catastrophe in Kunduz as a Call for Change 

Debrah Zemanek

Name:Debrah Zemanek

Program: Civil Engineering
Supervisor: Dr Pascale Champagne & Dr Warren Mabee
Presentation: Clearing a path for biojet: life cycle assessment of canola biojet fuel including land use change in Canada

Dhruv Bisaria

Name: Dhruv Bisaria

Program: Astrophysics & Astronomy
Supervisor:   Dr Kristine Spekkens
Presentation: Accretion in Nearby Galaxies - A Piece of the Puzzle

Courtney Books

Name: Courtney Books

Program: Art Conservation
Supervisor: Dr Alison Murray and Dr Patricia Smithen
Presentation: Plump and Pliant: fluid retention in the preservation of cellulose-based bioart

Aschille Clarke-Mendes

Name: Aschille Clarke-Mendes

Program: Law
Supervisor: Dr Sharryn Aiken
Presentation: Trouble in Paradise: Venezuelan Migrant Crisis in the Tropics

Jennifer Williams

Name: Jennifer Williams

Program: Kinesiology & Health Studies
Supervisor: Dr Kyra Pyke
Presentation: Our arteries on sugar: seeking protection

Courtney Bannerman

Name: Courtney Bannerman

Program: Biomedical & Molecular Sciences
Supervisor: Dr Nader Ghasemlou
Presentation: Rethinking research to create more treatments for spinal cord injury patients living with chronic pain

Jordan Crocker

Name: Jordan Crocker

Program: History
Supervisor: Dr Timothy Smith
Presentation: Horizons of Justice

Priyank Gogna

Name:Priyanka Gogna

Program: Epidemiology
Supervisor : Dr Will King
Presentation:When Prevention Could be the Cure.

Valeria Vendries

Name:Valeria Vendries

Program: Anatomy & Cell Biology
Supervisor : Dr Les MacKenzie and Dr Gabriel Venne
Presentation:How 3D Ultrasound can help us stay active

Somayeh Mirzaee

Name:Somayeh Mirzaee

Program: Physics
Supervisor : Dr Jean-Michel Nunzi
Presentation:Nanoantenna Based Solar Cell

Shahreen Shehwar

Name:Shahreen Shehwar

Program: Global Development Studies
Supervisor : Dr Soedereberg
Presentation:Gentrification in Vanier and Westboro

Emily Leach

Name:Emily Leach

Program: English Language & Literature
Supervisor : Dr Marta Straznicky
Presentation:Page or Stage?: Reading Shakespeare Comics as Performance

Final -  28th March 2018 (in no particular order)

Voila David

Name: Voila David

Program: Education
Supervisor:  Dr Liying Cheng
Presentation: Preparing Teachers to Support English language learners in Canada

Kuukuwa Andam

Name: Kuukuwa Andam

Program: Law
Supervisor: Dr Kathleen Lahey
Presentation How are queer women using technology in Ghana?

Frances Wallace

Name: Frances Wallace

Program: Art History
Supervisor: Dr Cathleen Hoeniger
Presentation: Switzerland, Secrets, and Smuggled Antiquities

Shannon Neville

Name: Shannon Neville

Program: Biomedical Engineering
Supervisor: Dr Kevin Deluzio
Presentation: These Knees Are Made For Walking

sawyer Hogenkamp

Name: Sawyer Hogenkamp

Program: Education
Supervisor: Dr Benjamin Bolden
Presentation: School Bus Drivers and Bullying

Jasmine Buddingh

Name: Jasmine Buddingh

Program: Chemistry
Supervisor: Dr Guojun Liu
Presentation: Waterborne Anti-Smudge Coatings

Jo-Ellen Worden

Name: Jo-Ellen Worden

Program:Law
Supervisor: Dr N.C.Bala
Presentation: Responding to Officer Involved Domestic Violence in the Province of Ontario

Judith Ebegbulem

Name: Judith Ebegbulem

Program: Chemical Engineering
Supervisor: Dr Martin Guay
Presentation: Distributed extremum seeking control for wind farm power maximisation

Debrah Zemanek

Name:Debrah Zemanek

Program: Civil Engineering
Supervisor: Dr Pascale Champagne & Dr Warren Mabee
Presentation: "To biojet or not to biojet? The tale of two fuels"

Dhruv Bisaria

Name: Dhruv Bisaria

Program: Astrophysics & Astronomy
Supervisor:   Dr Kristine Spekkens
Presentation: Accretion in Old Galaxies - A Piece of the Puzzle

Priyank Gogna

Name:Priyanka Gogna

Program: Epidemiology
Supervisor : Dr Will King
Presentation:When Prevention Could be the Cure.

Jennifer Williams

Name: Jennifer Williams

Program: Kinesiology & Health Studies
Supervisor: Dr Kyra Pyke
Presentation: Our arteries on sugar: seeking protection