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Sample Abstract for Publication by Proquest

A separate abstract is published in Dissertation Abstracts International by Proquest. This abstract must be carefully formatted and prepared to give a succinct account of the dissertation, including a statement of the problem, procedure and methods, results, and conclusions. There is no maximum permissible length for the abstract. The abstract for publication by Proquest must be signed by a member of the Reading Committee.

The abstract must be in the following format:

 




                                           ALGORITHMS AND ARCHITECTURE:
                                           COMPUTATIONAL PROTOTYPING IN
                                                  ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
                                                         (Upper-Case Letters)

                                                  Jane Lathrop Stanford, Ph.D.
                                        Stanford University, 2014 (year of conferral)


                                               Reading Committee Member: (name)








Text here:
The text must be typed in 1.5 or double spacing, single-sided, and with one-inch margins. It may exceed one page and there is no word limit.








                                                                             Approved for publication:


                                                                             By: ___________________________
                                                                             For (name of your department)