Poster Session 2

2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Add to my favorites Neuregulin-1 Isoforms Alter Myelin Internode Length in the Developing and Injured Central Nervous System
Presenter
  • Sheida Aalami, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Philip Horner,
  • Berit Jacobson,

Add to my favorites Dar-fur Constitution Drafting
Presenter
  • Abdelraziq Adam, Senior, Law, Societies, & Justice
Mentor
  • George Lovell,

Add to my favorites Estrogens Combat to Reduce Effects of Hypoxia in Muscle Crush Injury
Presenters
  • Sheliza Amin (Sheliza) Adatia, Junior, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
  • Ivan Benedict, Junior, Pre Engineering
Mentor
  • Joachim Voss,

Add to my favorites Effect of Pregabalin on a New Model Of Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain
Presenter
  • Raymond Aguilar, Senior, Mathematics (Teacher Preparation)
Mentors
  • Philippe Richebe,
  • Cyril Rivat,
  • Mei Xu,

Add to my favorites Stresses and Longevity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenter
  • Umema Ahmed, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein,
  • Joe Delaney,

Add to my favorites Regeneration in the Ctenophores Bolinopsis infundibulum and Pleurobrachia bachei
Presenter
  • Kellen Andrilenas, Senior, Psychology, Biology (General) Howard Hughes Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Billie J. Swalla,
  • Leonid L. Moroz, , University of Florida
  • Andrea Kohn, , University of Florida
  • Mathew Citarella, , University of Florida

Add to my favorites Sediment Erosion and Provenance from Heavy Mineral Petrography and Mixing Models in the Eastern Himalayas
Presenter
  • Katelyn (Katy) Atakturk, Junior, Earth & Space Sciences
Mentor
  • Katharine Huntington,

Add to my favorites Mitochondrial Proteins in Fatigued HIV Patients vs. Healthy Controls
Presenter
  • Sundeep Bajwa, Senior, Environmental Health
Mentor
  • Joachim Voss,

Add to my favorites Proliferation and Invasion Kinetics of Cystic Gliomas
Presenter
  • Anne Baldock, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kristin Swanson,

Add to my favorites Impresario, the NEPA Document Builder
Presenters
  • Leland Ball, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture)
  • Jackson Thomas, Senior, Informatics
  • Matthew Ryan (Matt) Kubej, Senior, Informatics
Mentor
  • Amy Ko,

Add to my favorites Design and Construction of a Probe to Measure the Magnetic Field Downstream of a Helicon Plasma Source
Presenters
  • Reece Beigh, Senior, Music, Electrical Engineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
  • Julian Picard, Junior, Physics, Pre Engineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Robert Winglee,
  • James Prager,

Add to my favorites Pelagic Microbial Profiles In A Whidbey Basin Bay With Low Dissolved Oxygen
Presenter
  • David Berman, Senior, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Mentors
  • Linda Rhodes, , Northwest Fisheries Science Center
  • Anne Baxter, , Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Add to my favorites Examining the Molecular Mechanisms Behind the Influence of Conserved Aging Genes on Lifespan Using Genetic Epistasis in Yeast
Presenter
  • Emma Jean (Emma) Bishop, Sophomore, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein,
  • George Sutphin,

Add to my favorites Cancer and the Family: Positive and Negative Parent-Child Interactions as a Moderator of the Relation Between Pediatric Cancer and Child Adjustment Post-Treatment
Presenter
  • Lauren Bond, Senior, Drama, Psychology
Mentor
  • Lynn Fainsilber Katz,

Add to my favorites Alternatives to Incarceration: Partnership with King County Community Corrections
Presenters
  • Jayleen Bowman, Junior, Sociology
  • Arnel Custic, Senior, Sociology
  • Michelle Nguyen, Senior, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
  • Karen Lacambra, Senior, Sociology
  • Daniel Ha, Senior, Sociology
Mentor
  • Chandra Childers,

Add to my favorites Rapid Prototyping Silicon Photonics for Biosensing
Presenters
  • Bryan Boyko, Senior, Physics
  • Elijah Christensen, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Hochberg,
  • Daniel Ratner,

Add to my favorites Treponemal Outer Membrane Protein Candidate: TP0126
Presenter
  • Stephanie Brandt, Senior, Microbiology
Mentor
  • Arturo Centurion,

Add to my favorites Parallel Direct Write of Germanium and Silicon Nanostructures
Presenter
  • Michael (Mike) Brasino, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
Mentor
  • Marco Rolandi,

Add to my favorites What Causes the “Sulfur Abundance Anomaly” in Planetary Nebulae?
Presenter
  • Kelsey Braxton, Junior, Astronomy, Physics
Mentors
  • Bruce Balick,
  • Julie Lutz,

Add to my favorites Imaging of the Fallopian Tubes for Ovarian Cancer in Patients with BRCA1 and BRCA2 Gene Mutations 
Presenter
  • Devon Brown, Junior, Mechanical Engineering
Mentor
  • Eric Seibel,

Add to my favorites Hardness of Approximation for Volume and Integral Computation
Presenter
  • Mark Bun, Senior, Computer Science, Mathematics (Comprehensive) Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • James Morrow,

Add to my favorites Let's Talk About [How to Talk About] Sex: Examining Peer Health Education
Presenter
  • Anthony Calegari-Heimuli, Senior, Sociology
Mentors
  • Becky Pettit,
  • Diane Morrison,

Add to my favorites A Proposed Mechanism for Septa Formation in the Living Fossil Nautilus pompilius
Presenter
  • Catherine (Katie) Carlile, Senior, Biology (General), Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Mentor
  • Peter Ward,

Add to my favorites Toward a Highly Resolved Phylogeny of Fortunea Rhododendrons
Presenter
  • Judith (Judy) Carlson, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Benjamin Hall,

Add to my favorites The LexA-LexAop Binary Expression System: Using Genetic Scissors to Dissect Neural Circuits in Drosophila
Presenter
  • Diana Cha, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Jay Parrish,

Add to my favorites Development and Evaluation of Cystoscopy Tools to Achieve 3D Mosaicing of Bladder Urothelium
Presenters
  • John Chandler, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Washington Research Foundation Fellow
  • Matthew (Matt) Burkhardt, Senior, Mechanical Engineering
Mentor
  • Eric Seibel,

Add to my favorites Nanoscale Material Property Investigation of Microporous Polymer Electrolyte Membranes as Solid Matrix for Lithium Ion Batteries
Presenter
  • Elaine Chao, Senior, Chemical Engineering
Mentors
  • Lakshmi Suhasini Kocherlakota,
  • Rene Overney,

Add to my favorites Various Lilliputian Algae Growth and Lipid Content Under Similar Environmental Conditions
Presenter
  • Ya-Li Chen, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Rose Ann Cattolico,
  • Chloe Deodato,

Add to my favorites The Role of Placental Growth Factor in Renal Interstitial Fibrosis
Presenter
  • Michael Chen, Junior, Environmental Health
Mentor
  • Ikuyo Yamaguchi,

Add to my favorites Novel Ultrahigh Vacuum System for Chip-Scale Trapped Ion Quantum Computing
Presenter
  • Shaw-Pin (Bing) Chen, Senior, Electrical Engineering
Mentor
  • Boris Blinov,

Add to my favorites Towards Hierarchical Brain-Computer Interfaces for Robotic Control
Presenters
  • Willy Cheung, Senior, Computer Science
  • Matthew James (Matt) Bryan, Fifth Year, Computer Science
  • Joshua Green, Junior, Computer Engineering
  • Stanley Wang, Sophomore, Computer Science
Mentor
  • Rajesh Rao,

Add to my favorites Identifying Osteoblastic Factor(s) in Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis
Presenter
  • Jessica Chin, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Colm Morrissey,

Add to my favorites Macrophage Regulation of FLVCR, a Heme Exporter, in Response to Bacterial Infection
Presenter
  • Edison Chiu, Senior, Biochemistry, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Janis Abkowitz,
  • Mary Philip,

Add to my favorites Potential Benefits of Combination Drug Treatment Strategies in Treating SMEI
Presenter
  • Alvin Cho, Senior, Neurobiology Howard Hughes Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • William Catterall,
  • John Oakley,
  • Franck Kalume, , UW/ Seattle Children's

Add to my favorites The Effect of Policy on the Economic Feasibility of Combined Heat and Power in Washington State
Presenter
  • Duncan C. (Duncan) Clauson, Senior, Environmental Studies
Mentor
  • Yoram Bauman,

Add to my favorites Frequencies of Tympanostomy Procedures Among ASD Populations and the Role of Developmental Morphology (Low Set Ears)
Presenter
  • Maria Clow, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Raphael Bernier,

Add to my favorites Characterizing Paraoxonase 1 (PON1) Status as a Biomarker of OP Sensitivity with Gestational Exposure
Presenter
  • Aila Co, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Clement Furlong,

Add to my favorites Runoff Patterns from Urban Temperate, Forested Temperate, and Forested Tropical Watersheds
Presenter
  • Lauren Cole, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentor
  • Susan Bolton,

Add to my favorites Bikers; Who Are These People?
Presenter
  • Julie Coleman, Senior, Comparative Sociology, University of Puget Sound
Mentors
  • Richard Anderson-Connolly, , University of Puget Sound
  • Monica DeHart, , University of Puget Sound

Add to my favorites Brand Responsibility Project
Presenters
  • Monica Copsey, Senior, Political Science
  • Christina Elizabeth Corrales Toy, Junior, Communication (Journalism), Spanish
  • Mackenzie Powell, Senior, Political Science
Mentors
  • Margaret Levi,
  • Milli Lake,

Add to my favorites A GC-MS Comparative Analysis of Commercial and Farm Grown Lavender Oils (Lavandula angustifolia)
Presenter
  • Sean Croke, Senior, Chemistry, Ethnobotany, Seattle Pacific University
Mentor
  • Peter Pessiki, , The Evergreen State College

Add to my favorites Variation in Seed Germination and Viability Among Populations and Years For Puget Sound Lowland Prairie Species
Presenter
  • Jessica Dabell, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management (Restoration Ecology & Environmental Horticulture)
Mentors
  • Jonathan Bakker,
  • Eric Delvin,

Add to my favorites Effects of Land Use on Stream Ecology in Snohomish County
Presenter
  • Kathryn Davis, Senior, Environmental Studies
Mentors
  • Robert J Naiman,
  • Ben Dittbrenner, , Snohomish County

Add to my favorites The Climatology of Midlatitude Marine Stratocumulus and a Boundary Layer Inversion Model
Presenter
  • Nicholas (Nick) Davis, Senior, Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (Engineering & Physical), Atmospheric Sciences
Mentor
  • Robert Wood,

Add to my favorites EEG Assessed Relationship Between Spinal Cord Injury Patients’ Self Reported Pain and Frequency of Beta Waves
Presenters
  • Amy Susan (Amy) De Kock, Junior, Extended Pre-Major
  • Danielle Newcomer, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Jaime Diaz,
  • Jon Howe, , Behavioral Neuroscience

Add to my favorites Centering Mixed Identities and Racialized Bodies: Expanding the Discourse
Presenters
  • Barbie-Danielle Decarlo Hall, Senior, International Studies: Latin America, Geography, Women Studies
  • Sarah (Jasmine) Stork, Senior, Individualized Studies, Comparative History of Ideas, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth EIP Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Clara Kang, Senior, Political Science, Pre-Nursing
  • Teresa Bailey, Senior, Social Welfare, Individualized Studies McNair Scholar
  • Jennifer R. Trotter, Senior,
  • Jamie Marie Stroble, Non-Matriculated, Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Sarah Ledbetter,
  • David Allen,

Add to my favorites Regulation of Rho-family GTPase CDC42 by p120 Catenin During Vertebrate Gastrulation
Presenter
  • Kevin Depner, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), English
Mentor
  • Merrill Hille,

Add to my favorites Shared Identities and International Cooperation: A Case Study of United Sates Bilateral Relations
Presenter
  • Andrew Desmond, Senior, Political Science
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson,
  • Shauna Fisher,

Add to my favorites Congenital Abnormalities Observed in Harbor Seal (Phoca vitulina) Pups from Southern Puget Sound, Washington
Presenters
  • Bethany Diehl, Senior, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
  • Joshua Oliver, Sophomore, Associate of Arts, Pierce College
Mentor
  • Dyanna Lambourn, , Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

Add to my favorites The Influence of Partner and Peer-Related Sexual Motivations on Sex-Related Drinking
Presenter
  • Stuart Drummond, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Melissa Lewis,
  • Dana Litt,
  • Jessica Blayney,

Add to my favorites Development of the N170 in Children with ASD Who Show Improvement in Social Cognition
Presenter
  • Raleigh Edwards, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Sara Jane Webb, , Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Emily Jones,
  • Kaitlin Venema,

Add to my favorites Urban Space and Homelessness in the U-District
Presenter
  • Samuel (Sam) Eglin, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Clarke Speed,

Add to my favorites Identification and Mapping of Harmful Algal Cysts in the Puget Sound Basin
Presenters
  • Morgan Eisenlord, Senior, Biology (General)
  • Jessica Pelkey, Recent Graduate, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Kathy Perreira, Sophomore, Medical Technology, Biology, North Seattle College
Mentor
  • Ann Murkowski, , North Seattle Community College

Add to my favorites A Decision Analysis Matrix for Trade Studies
Presenters
  • Alma Emadi, Junior, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics
  • Kitirat Srichai, Junior, Industrial Engineering
  • Qicheng (Stella) Zhao, Senior, Industrial Engineering
Mentors
  • Roberto Lu, , Boeing
  • Gabriel Burnett, , The Boeing Company
  • Adam Graunke,

Add to my favorites Genetics and Complex Disease
Presenter
  • Kelly Fellows, Senior, Biology (General), History
Mentor
  • Joshua Akey,

Add to my favorites A Comprehensive Functional Analysis of hMSH5 Genetic Variants in Human Cells
Presenter
  • Katey Feng, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Chengtao Her, , Washington State University
  • Xiling Wu, , Washington State University

Add to my favorites Smart Grid: A Network Bigger Than the Internet
Presenters
  • Gregory Fenno, Freshman, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
  • Katlyn Edwards, Junior, Extended Pre-Major
Mentor
  • Neal Koblitz,

Add to my favorites Spatial Variance in Air Temperature Data and its Impacts on Hydrological Forecasting
Presenter
  • Alexander (Alex) Fisher, Senior, Civil Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Jessica Lundquist,

Add to my favorites 9/11, the Cold War, and the Politics of U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy in Congress
Presenter
  • Charissa Marie (Charissa) Ford, Fifth Year, Political Science (Internatl Security)
Mentor
  • John Wilkerson,

Add to my favorites Expansion and Contraction: Post-Passage Development of Congressional Law
Presenter
  • Sean Freeder, Senior, Political Science
Mentor
  • John Wilkerson,

Add to my favorites Patient Centered Communication with Patients Who Have Communication Disorders
Presenter
  • Caitlin Gattuccio, Senior, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders)
Mentor
  • Carolyn Baylor,

Add to my favorites The Controversy of the Tea Party in Contemporary American Culture in Light of Dissent Theories of Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn
Presenter
  • Anne Cecile (Lorelai) Germain, Senior, English
Mentor
  • Laurie George,

Add to my favorites Two Truths and a Lie? Quantitative Analysis of the Impact of Priming on Deception Detection Accuracy
Presenters
  • Nile Graddis, Sophomore, Psychology, North Seattle College
  • Daniel Souza
  • Sam Rhodes
  • Bradley (Bradford) Baker, Non-Matriculated, Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Ann Culligan,

Add to my favorites The Characterization of Microplastics with Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM)
Presenter
  • C.Allison (Alli) Greene, Sophomore, Nanotechnology, North Seattle College
Mentor
  • Ann Murkowski, , North Seattle Community College

Add to my favorites Ultrasound and the Exclusion Zone of Water
Presenter
  • John Grigg, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Gerald H. Pollack,
  • Binghua Chai,

Add to my favorites Improving Lifetime of Li-Ion Batteries Through Cathode Microstructure and Freeze Casting Processing
Presenters
  • Guy Guday, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Farshid Afkhami Reihani, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
Mentor
  • Raj Bordia,

Add to my favorites BOSS Spectra of Very Low Mass Stars
Presenter
  • Heather Gunning, Senior, Astronomy, Physics
Mentors
  • Sarah Schmidt,
  • Suzanne Hawley,

Add to my favorites Behavioral Consequences of Severing the Corpus Callosum in Mice
Presenter
  • Jonathan (Jon) Hall, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Nigel Bamford,

Add to my favorites Gossip Girls: An Evolutionary Perspective on Sexual Maturity and Relational Aggression Among Adolescent Females
Presenter
  • Alyssa Harlow, Senior, Anthropology
Mentor
  • Eric Smith,

Add to my favorites Measuring the Effect of Mountain Beavers on Local Plant Biodiversity and Species Succession
Presenter
  • Jacqueline (Jackie) Harris, Sophomore, Biology, Sccc Inactive Code
Mentor
  • Joshua Whorley, , Seattle Central College

Add to my favorites Quantifying the Effects of RNA Silencing Pathways on Stomatal Patterning in Arabidopsis
Presenter
  • Sarah Harvey, Sophomore, Pre Engineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Keiko Torii,

Add to my favorites Stabilize Lipid-Shell Nanoparticles as Synthetic Polymer Pathogens for Generating Mucosal Immunity
Presenter
  • Deep Hathi, Senior, Bioengineering, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kim A. Woodrow,

Add to my favorites Roosevelt: A Living District
Presenters
  • Cristina Haworth, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
  • Jennifer (Jenn) Robinson-Jahns, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
Mentor
  • Christopher Campbell,

Add to my favorites Relationships Among Lifestyle Behaviors, Preference for Alcoholic Beverages, and Socio-Demographic Characteristics: Implications for Modifying Disease Risk
Presenter
  • Mara Hazeltine, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Mary Larimer,
  • Jessica M. Cronce,

Add to my favorites Imperial Profiling: Reading Western Figurations of ‘Global’ Citizenship through Egypt’s "Facebook Revolution"
Presenters
  • Margaret (Maggie) Hellis, Junior, Near Eastern Studies (Languages & Civilization), Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar
  • Michelle Kwon, Senior, Business Administration (Information Systems), English
Mentor
  • Chandan Reddy,

Add to my favorites The Affect of C1q on Osteopontin Expression After Interferon Alpha and Immune Complex Stimulation in vitro
Presenter
  • Catherine Hennessey, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Keith Elkon,

Add to my favorites Hair Cell Regeneration in Zebrafish
Presenter
  • Lynn Hericks, Junior, Chemistry
Mentor
  • Heather Brignull,

Add to my favorites Sensing Applications of Silica-Coated Silver Nanoprisms
Presenter
  • Angela Hess, Senior, Chemistry
Mentor
  • David Ginger,

Add to my favorites Extension of Chronological Life Span Attenuates Premature Replicative Aging in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenters
  • Sean Higgins, Junior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
  • Manpreet (Minnie) Singh, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Dilreet Rai, Senior, Biology (General), Individualized Studies
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein,
  • Jennifer Schleit,

Add to my favorites Spontaneous Brain Oscillations in Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Presenter
  • Samandip (Sunny) Hothi, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Michael Murias,

Add to my favorites Comic Relief or Journalistic Genius? Understanding the Relationship Between Political Satire Programming and Congressional Response
Presenter
  • Hillary Elise (Hillary) Houle, Senior, Political Science, Law, Societies, & Justice
Mentor
  • John Wilkerson,

Add to my favorites Hypoxia-Induced Protein Aggregation in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Jill Michelle Hoyt, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Dana Miller,

Add to my favorites Optimization of Lipid Production by the Green Microalga, Botryococcus braunii in a Vertical Photobioreactor
Presenters
  • Marian Hsieh, Junior, Environmental Science, North Seattle College
  • Kathy Perreira, Junior, Medical Technology, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Richard Won (Richard) Lee, Junior, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
Mentor
  • Ann Murkowski, , North Seattle Community College

Add to my favorites Data Analysis of Martian Soil
Presenter
  • Loc Hua, Sophomore, Pre Engineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • David Catling,

Add to my favorites Social Barriers to Women's Interest in Computer Science
Presenter
  • Lauren Hudson, Senior, Psychology, Anthropology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Sapna Cheryan,

Add to my favorites Characterizing the Behaviors in Two-Dimensional Haptic Exploration
Presenter
  • Kristina Huynh, Senior, Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Cara Stepp,

Add to my favorites Construction of Ultrahigh Vacuum Adsorption Microcalorimeter for the Investigation of Interfacial Properties of Metal/Oxide Systems
Presenter
  • Hyun (Jennifer) Hwang, Senior, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Trevor James,
  • Charles Campbell,
  • Jason Sellers,

Add to my favorites Freeceipt: Fulfilling User Needs in a Digital Receipt System
Presenters
  • Mona Im, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture), Statistics
  • Kristi Nguyen, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture)
  • Colby Ausen, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture)
  • Marc Thomas, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
Mentors
  • Amy Ko,
  • Kristen Shinohara,

Add to my favorites ActiveLearn
Presenters
  • Steven Ip, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Nicholas Weihan (Nick) Ling, Senior, Environmental Health, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Yang Yang, Senior, Economics, Informatics
  • Arman Jason Salimi, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture)
Mentors
  • Amy Ko,
  • Wanda Pratt,
  • Abigail Evans,

Add to my favorites Modelling Sublimation Erosion and Volatile Redistribution on Icy Galilean Satellites
Presenter
  • Kristin Ivarson, Senior, Computer Science NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Stephen Wood,

Add to my favorites Vertical Distribution of Plankton in Possession Sound
Presenters
  • Bryan (Tegner) Jacobson, Freshman, Microbiology, Everett Community College
  • Breanne Ward, Freshman, Marine Biology, Everett Community College
Mentors
  • Ardi Kveven, , Everett Community College
  • Robin Araniva, , Everett Community College

Add to my favorites Constraints on Icequake Mechanisms in the Greenland Ice Sheet Using Signal Processing and Models for Particle Motion
Presenter
  • Lucas James, Junior, Chemical Engineering
Mentors
  • Ian Joughin,
  • Joshua Carmichael,

Add to my favorites A Genome-Wide Analysis of Replicative Life Span in Budding Yeast
Presenters
  • Monika Jelic, Senior, Microbiology
  • Elroy An, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein,
  • Jennifer Schleit,

Add to my favorites Specific Cell Immobilization Using-Peptide Based Surface Functionalization 
Presenter
  • Carol Jia, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Candan Tamerler,
  • Mehmet Sarikaya,
  • Marketa Hnilova,
  • Dmitriy Khatayevich,

Add to my favorites Understanding the Electronic Structure of Semiconductor Nanocrystals Through Spectroscopy
Presenter
  • Robert (Rob) Johns, Junior, Chemistry (ACS Certified)
Mentor
  • Daniel Gamelin,

Add to my favorites Impending Bycatch Threats: Return of the Short-Tailed Albatross
Presenter
  • Anne (Annie) Johns, Junior, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Mentors
  • Julia Parrish,
  • Jane Dolliver,
  • Shannon Fitzgerald, , Alaska Fisheries Science Center NOAA

Add to my favorites Cell Therapy Restores Loss of the Frank-Starling Relationship Following Myocardial Infarction
Presenter
  • Bryce Johnson, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Regnier,
  • Steven Korte,

Add to my favorites Lipid Biomarkers in Mangrove Genus Rhizophora
Presenter
  • Tory Johnson, Junior, Environmental Studies
Mentors
  • Julian Sachs,
  • Nemiah Ladd,

Add to my favorites The Effect of District Diversity on U.S. Congressional Representative Responsiveness to Racial-Minority Issues
Presenter
  • Chad Johnson, Senior, Political Science
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson,
  • Shauna Fisher,

Add to my favorites Sentiment-Override in Low-Income Couples: The Relationship Between Behavior and Cognitive Bias in Different Socioeconomic Levels
Presenter
  • Colin Johnston, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • John Gottman,
  • Renay Bradley, , Relationship Research Institute

Add to my favorites Regulation of CONSTANS Transcription in Day-Length Dependent Flowering Pathway
Presenter
  • Anna Josephson-Day, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Shogo Ito,
  • Takato Imaizumi,

Add to my favorites Psychiatric Hospital Readmission Within One Month of Discharge: An Analysis of Risk Factors
Presenter
  • Gayle Juenemann, Fifth Year, Nursing
Mentor
  • Elaine Walsh,

Add to my favorites Loci of Stuttering in Acquired Neurogenic Versus Developmental Stuttering
Presenter
  • Mahrukh Kadri, Junior, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Ludo Max,

Add to my favorites  Quantifying the Amount of Heme Oxygenase-1 in Adult Rat Cardiomyocytes
Presenter
  • Samia Kazi, Junior, Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (Biological & Life Sciences) Howard Hughes Scholar
Mentors
  • Sarah Nowakowski,
  • Charles Luo (cluo@u.washington.edu)
  • Michael Regnier,

Add to my favorites Microplastic Load in Lake Washington and the Surrounding Watershed
Presenters
  • Moira Kearney, Sophomore, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Lauren Stout, Sophomore, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, North Seattle College
  • Debra Del Castillo, Fifth Year, Biochemistry, North Seattle College
  • Meghan Earley, , North Seattle College
Mentors
  • Ann Murkowski, , North Seattle Community College
  • Kalyn Owens, , North Seattle Community College

Add to my favorites MobileASL
Presenters
  • Joy Kim, Senior, Computer Science Mary Gates Scholar
  • Rafael-Sunny (Sunny) Rodriguez, Junior, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • Eve Riskin,
  • Richard Ladner,
  • Jacob Wobbrock,

Add to my favorites Decreased PD-L1 Gene Expression in Whole Blood Predicts Active SLE Disease
Presenter
  • Edward (Ed) Kim, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Anne Stevens,

Add to my favorites Episodic Memory: Midlife Longitudinal Change and Predictors
Presenter
  • Rachel Palangio (Rachel) Kramer, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Sherry Willis,

Add to my favorites Maternal Depression and its Relation to Income and Internalizing Symptoms in Children
Presenters
  • Yekaterina (Katie) Krimer, Senior, Psychology
  • Yuan Zhuang, Junior, Psychology, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentors
  • Liliana Lengua,
  • Lyndsey Moran,

Add to my favorites Harnessing the Power of Tumor-Specific T Cells to Fight Liver Cancer
Presenter
  • Ilana Krumm, Senior, Chemistry (ACS Certified) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Andrea Schietinger,

Add to my favorites Isolation and Characterization of a New Strain of the Diatom Thalassiosira pseudonana
Presenter
  • Jenny Lai, Non-Matriculated,
Mentors
  • Virginia Armbrust,
  • Gwenn Hennon,

Add to my favorites Functional Analysis of EPFL Family as Signaling Ligands in Arabidopsis
Presenters
  • Hung-Hsueh (Helen) Lai, Junior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Alesia Cloutier, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Keiko Torii,

Add to my favorites Eye Gaze Cueing in Fragile X and Autism
Presenter
  • Samuel Lee, Junior, Individualized Studies
Mentors
  • Sara Jane Webb, , Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Emily Jones,
  • Kaitlin Venema,

Add to my favorites Accelerometer-Based Monitoring of Bone Health in Long-Duration Spaceflight
Presenter
  • Elliot Lee, Senior, Bioengineering, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Peter Cavanagh,
  • Andrea Hanson,

Add to my favorites Examining the Relationship Between Sex Motives and Condom Use as Mediated by Condom Self-Efficacy
Presenter
  • Emily Leickly, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Melissa Lewis,
  • Dana Litt,
  • Jessica Blayney,

Add to my favorites Effects of Trade Liberalization on Income Inequality in Thailand: Data from 1975-2008
Presenter
  • Maporn (Gaew) Lertsuridej, Senior, Economics, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Michelle Turnovsky,

Add to my favorites GABA Receptor Expression Following Prenatal Exposure to Cocaine
Presenter
  • Justin Lewis, Senior, Business Administration (Marketing) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Nigel Bamford,

Add to my favorites Fiber Arts in Contemporary Health Care
Presenter
  • Tamar Libicki, Senior, Nursing, UW Bothell
Mentor
  • Andrea Kovalesky, , UW Bothell

Add to my favorites Aged 3D Collagen Extracellular Matrix Increases Proliferation, Migration, and Expression of Pro-growth Chemokines in BPH-1 Cells
Presenter
  • Zada Liu, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • May Reed,
  • Mamatha Damodarasamy,

Add to my favorites Littorina Snail Species Distribution
Presenter
  • Wei (Vincent) Liu, Senior, Biology (General) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Max Maliska,

Add to my favorites Redesign and Restructure of the Washington NASA Space Grant Website
Presenter
  • Allen Liu, Junior, Computer Science NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Robert Winglee,

Add to my favorites Pressure and Temperature Sensitive Beads for Use in Particle Velocimetry and the Modeling of Turbulent Flows
Presenters
  • Sean Livingston, Junior, Aeronautics & Astronautics NASA Space Grant Scholar
  • Austin Lueck, Senior, Aeronautics & Astronautics NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Dana Dabiri,
  • Gamal Khalil,

Add to my favorites Accurate, Efficient Measurement of Finiteness Marking: A Comparison of Three Measures
Presenter
  • Lindsay Sartor (Lindsay) Lowenthal, Senior, Spanish, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders)
Mentor
  • Stacy Betz,

Add to my favorites Influence of Surface Crytobiotic Crusts on the Germination of Alpine Plant Species
Presenter
  • Brian Lund, Senior, Environmental Science, UW Bothell
Mentor
  • Warren Gold,

Add to my favorites Digital Conversion of Ultrahigh-speed IMACON 790 Camera
Presenter
  • Patrick Gordon (Patrick) Ma, Sophomore, Pre Engineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Uri Shumlak,
  • Brian Nelson,
  • Raymond Golingo,

Add to my favorites Altering Algal Growth Conditions to Quantitatively Increase Lipid Content Per Cell
Presenter
  • Alex Mac Rae, Senior, Chemistry (ACS Certified), Biochemistry NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Rose Ann Cattolico,
  • Scott Ryken,

Add to my favorites Perception of Human Behavior by American Crows (Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Presenter
  • David Mackovjak, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentors
  • John Marzluff,
  • Barbara Clucas,

Add to my favorites Sensorimotor Adaptation in Speech Production: Real-time vs. Delayed Auditory Feedback Perturbations
Presenter
  • Derek Maffett, Sophomore, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders)
Mentor
  • Ludo Max,

Add to my favorites Chevron Deference: An Investigation of Court Response to Congressional Signals  
Presenter
  • John Marlow, Senior, Political Science, Spanish
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson,
  • Shauna Fisher,

Add to my favorites Pre-Clinical Study with iPS-derived Oligodendrocyte Precursors for Chronic Spinal Cord Injury
Presenter
  • Emma Martinelli, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Philip Horner,
  • Sam Nutt, , Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

Add to my favorites An MYB-family Transcription Factor Confers Petaloid Features to Apetalous Flowers of Thalictrum, the Meadow Rues  
Presenter
  • Kacie McCarty, Senior, Biology (General) NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Veronica Di Stilio,

Add to my favorites The Role of Natural Resources and Strategic Assets in United States International Human Rights Policy
Presenter
  • Naomi McMillen, Senior, Political Science (Internatl Security)
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson,
  • Shauna Fisher,

Add to my favorites A Pulsed, Low Intensity Ultrasound Bath for Accelerating Bacteria Growth
Presenter
  • Katherine (Kate) Mead, Senior, Bioengineering Amgen Scholar
Mentors
  • Tom Matula,
  • Wendy Thomas,

Add to my favorites Identifying Psh1 Binding Proteins Using Yeast Two Hybrid Screening
Presenter
  • Andres (Andy) Mendoza, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Prerana Ranjitkar, , Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Add to my favorites UW Kuali Student
Presenters
  • Brian Merrell, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Jason Nutter, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Derek Beaufrere, Senior, Informatics
  • Nathaniel (Nathan) Larsen, Senior, Informatics
Mentor
  • Amy Ko,

Add to my favorites Factors Influencing Epiphyte Distribution in Big Leaf Maple in the Queets River Temperate Rainforest
Presenter
  • Timothy (Tim) Miller, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management, Spanish
Mentors
  • Darlene Zabowski,
  • Camila Tejo Haristoy,

Add to my favorites The Safety and Efficacy of Massive Weight Loss Body Contouring Surgery in Accredited Outpatient Facilities
Presenter
  • Kiana Mohajeri, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Sepehr Egrari, , Egrari Plastic Surgery Center

Add to my favorites Hazards of Cascadia Subduction Zone
Presenter
  • Kathleen Nicole (Kathleen) Moore, Sophomore, Pre Engineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Bill Steele,
  • Renate Hartog, , Pacific Northwest Seismic Network

Add to my favorites An Accessible Java Interface to Quantitative Microbial Dose Response Risk Assessment Modeling in R
Presenter
  • Crystal Ann Marie (Crista) Moreno, Senior, Mathematics (Comprehensive)
Mentor
  • John Scott Meschke,

Add to my favorites Re-Reencountering Development: A Critique of Development Illustrated with the Water Projects in Yangjuan and Pianshui Villages, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan
Presenter
  • Geoffrey (Geoff) Morgan, Senior, International Studies, Civil Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Stevan Harrell,
  • Deborah Porter,

Add to my favorites Simulations of a Neutrino Detector to Measure the Earth’s Radiogenic Heat
Presenter
  • James Mulligan, Senior, Mathematics, Physics
Mentor
  • Nikolai Tolich,

Add to my favorites Identifying Substrate-Derived Signals That Regulate Dendrite Maintenance
Presenter
  • Marvin Nayan, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Jay Parrish,

Add to my favorites RNA Integrity in Tumors Isolated from Surgery and Autopsy
Presenter
  • Belinda Nghiem, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Colm Morrissey,
  • Bryce Lakely,

Add to my favorites Defining MTDA’s Role in Methylobacterium extorquens AM1 Metabolism
Presenter
  • Sandy Nguyen, Junior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Norma Cecilia Martinez-Gomez,

Add to my favorites Playing for Good: Gamifying Philanthropy
Presenters
  • Lisa Nguyen, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction), Spanish
  • Christopher (Chris) Mathews, Junior, Informatics
  • Brian Merrell, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • George Truong (George) Hoang, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction), Informatics (Information Architecture)
  • Ian Anthony Talarico, Junior, Pre Engineering
  • Matthew Ryan (Matt) Kubej, Senior, Informatics
  • Nadine Aurora (Nadine) Tabing, Senior, Computer Science
  • Kimberly Mae Newsum, Senior, Informatics, French
Mentor
  • Batya Friedman,

Add to my favorites Anonymity and Identity in Online Interactions
Presenters
  • Angela Nguyen, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Michael Jeng, Junior, Physics
  • Delvin Jin Mackenzie, Senior, Informatics, Economics
Mentor
  • Batya Friedman,

Add to my favorites Effect of Particle Diameter on Exclusion-Zone Size
Presenter
  • Derek Nhan, Sophomore, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Gerald H. Pollack,

Add to my favorites Examining the Relationship Between Risky Sexual Behavior and Perceived Descriptive Norms
Presenter
  • Margie Nicklos, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Jessica Blayney,
  • Dana Litt,

Add to my favorites Purification of Human Embryonic Stem Cell Derived Cardiomyocytes by Insulin Free Media and Genetic Selection
Presenter
  • Willimark Obenza, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Michael Laflamme,

Add to my favorites Calibration of the ZaP Thomson Scattering System
Presenter
  • Rachel Oberto, Senior, Aeronautics & Astronautics, Physics
Mentors
  • Uri Shumlak,
  • Raymond Golingo,

Add to my favorites Designing Interfaces that Make Us Think: Exploring How to Prevent Cognitive Decline
Presenters
  • Susan Oldham, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Meran Hill, Senior, Atmospheric Sciences
  • Ashlimarie Tuliao Dong, Senior, Human Ctr Des & Engr: Human-Computer Int
Mentor
  • Julie Kientz,

Add to my favorites Recombinant Protein Mediated Reprogramming of Embryonic Fibroblasts into Cardiomyocytes Using the Cardiac Transcription Factors Gata4, Mef2c, and Tbx5
Presenter
  • David Oliver, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Chin,

Add to my favorites Postpartum Mood Disorder Screening in the Inpatient Maternity Setting: Current and Best Practices
Presenter
  • Caren Ott, Senior, Nursing
Mentor
  • Ira Kantrowitz-Gordon,

Add to my favorites Understanding Molecular Mechanisms of Hematopoietic Stem Cells Self-Renewal and Differentiation
Presenter
  • Yang-Li Ou, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Xiaoji Chen, , Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
  • Patrick Paddison, , Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Add to my favorites Differential Effect of Chloropyrifos on Proliferating and Differentiating Human Neural Stem Cell
Presenter
  • Ju (Julie) Park, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry
Mentor
  • Elaine Faustman,

Add to my favorites Phonological Processes and Speech Sound Accuracy in Spanish Speakers of English as a Second Language
Presenter
  • Shivani Kailesh (Shivani) Patel, Senior, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders)
Mentor
  • Amber D. Franklin,

Add to my favorites Effects of the 2009 to 2010 El Niño (ENSO) Event on Alexandrium catenella Populations in Quartermaster Harbor with Investigation into the Effects of the Pacific Decadal Oscillation (PDO)
Presenter
  • John Pelerine, Senior, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Environmental Studies), UW Tacoma
Mentor
  • Julie Masura,

Add to my favorites Bloodied Art: Modernism, World War I, and the Complexities of Pacifism for Aldous Huxley and Mark Gertler
Presenter
  • Lauren Penticuff, Junior, Pre-Humanities
Mentor
  • Emily James,

Add to my favorites Investigating Ptychodera flava Hox Gene Organization
Presenter
  • Lena Perry, Junior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Billie J. Swalla,

Add to my favorites Spike Timing After Rapid Post-inhibitory Rebound in Avian Song Learning
Presenter
  • Alexander Thomas (Alex) Piet, Senior, Computer Science, Neurobiology
Mentor
  • David Perkel,

Add to my favorites The Literary Body: Modernist Experiments with Object and Image
Presenter
  • Sarah Pitman, Junior, English, Evening Degree Program
Mentor
  • Emily James,

Add to my favorites Sleep Patterns in Children With and Without Asthma
Presenter
  • Renee Plummer, Junior, Biology (General)
Mentor
  • Teresa Ward,

Add to my favorites Representation of Quantum Mechanic Operators as Weighted Finite State Automata with Simulation Applications to the Transverse Ising Model
Presenter
  • Christopher (Chris) Raastad, Senior, Computer Science, Mathematics Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Dave Bacon,
  • Gregory Crosswhite,

Add to my favorites Surface Orientation and Electron Transfer Properties of Cytochrome c on Amine and Carboxylic Self-Assembled Monolayers
Presenter
  • Dennis Ramey, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • David Castner,
  • Joe Baio,

Add to my favorites The Geology of Coal-Bed Intervals from the East Midlands Coal Fields, UK
Presenter
  • Rhiannon Ramos, Junior, Environmental Science, UW Tacoma
Mentor
  • Sian Davies-Vollum,

Add to my favorites Runtime Verification of Portable Programming Interfaces
Presenter
  • Jeffrey (Jeff) Rasley, Senior, Computer Engineering
Mentors
  • Justin Cappos,
  • Jonathan Jacky,

Add to my favorites Functional Characterization of Floral Organ Edentity Genes Provides Insight into the Evolution of Unisexuality in a Flowering Plant
Presenter
  • Nicole Reed, Senior, Biology (General) Howard Hughes Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Veronica Di Stilio,

Add to my favorites Illuminating Oxygen Deprivation in Heart Attacks: A Novel Method Based on Phosphorescence
Presenters
  • Kate Reimer, Senior, Chemistry, Biology, The Evergreen State College
  • McKenna Schroeder, Senior, Biochemistry, The Evergreen State College
  • Ted Wiley, Senior, Chemistry, The Evergreen State College
Mentor
  • Clyde Barlow, , The Evergreen State College

Add to my favorites Transgene Integration into the Chloroplast Genome
Presenter
  • Anna Reutenauer, Senior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Arnold Bendich,
  • Delene Oldenburg,

Add to my favorites Military Presence and Crime Rates
Presenter
  • Heather Reyes, Senior, Sociology
Mentors
  • Robert Crutchfield,
  • Becky Pettit,
  • Brian Serafini,

Add to my favorites The Flexible Control of Muscles by Single Neurons in the Brain
Presenter
  • Zachary (Zach) Roberts, Junior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Steve Perlmutter,

Add to my favorites Effects of Nutrition on Dentition in Bangladeshi Children
Presenter
  • Honor Rose, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
Mentor
  • Darryl Holman,

Add to my favorites Value-at-Risk Performance Metrics: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Value-at-Risk Models Over Multiple Asset Classes
Presenter
  • Mark Andrew (Mark) Russeff, Senior, Economics, Business Administration (Finance)
Mentor
  • Larina Davis,

Add to my favorites Secreted Peptides Regulate Stomatal Patterning at a Distance
Presenter
  • Janelle Sagawa, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Microbiology
Mentors
  • Keiko Torii,
  • Amanda Rychel,

Add to my favorites Acute Changes in mRNA Translation Due to Glucose Deprivation
Presenter
  • Michael Sage, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Vivian MacKay, , School of Medicine

Add to my favorites Role of Premature Birth on Microchimerism in Pediatric Lupus Erythematosus Patients
Presenter
  • Pooja Sanghavi, Senior, Biology (Physiology), Chemistry, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Anne Stevens,

Add to my favorites Multi-Objective Optimization with Hard and Soft Rules Applied to Healthcare Systems
Presenter
  • Karishma Sanghvi, Senior, Industrial Engineering
Mentor
  • Zelda Zabinsky,

Add to my favorites Response of Bubbles to Radiation Pressure under an Acoustic Standing Wave
Presenters
  • Judy Santa Cruz, Non-Matriculated, Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science Engineering, Edmonds Community College
  • Joshua Griffith, Junior, Computer Science, Physics, Edmonds Community College NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Tom Fleming, , Edmonds Community College

Add to my favorites Polymeric Particles as Vehicles for HIV Microbicide Delivery
Presenter
  • Lauren Schergen, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kim A. Woodrow,

Add to my favorites The Role of the IL-6 Gene in the Pathology in the Nephrotoxic Serum (NTS) Nephritis Mouse Model
Presenter
  • Max Schumm, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Jesus Lopez-Guisa, , Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites Non-Word Repetition Tests: Connections to Autism Endophenotypes
Presenter
  • Brittany Sellers, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Sara Jane Webb, , Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites Small-Scale Distributed Solar Thermal Power Generator
Presenters
  • Adna Seta, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Min Tih (Ted) Lai, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Mentors
  • Raj Bordia,
  • John Kramlich,

Add to my favorites Advanced Glycated End-Products and Hypertrophic Chondrocytes in Blood Vessels of Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Presenter
  • Lily Seyoum, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Yanfeng (Mei) Speer,

Add to my favorites Motor Neurons in the Rabbit Trigeminal Nucleus: Does Botox® Have an Effect?
Presenter
  • Karl Shao, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Susan Herring,

Add to my favorites The Balance of Neurogenesis and Apoptosis in White-Crowned Sparrows
Presenter
  • Matthew (Matt) Shapiro, Senior, Comparative Religion Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Eliot Brenowitz,

Add to my favorites Mechanistic Studies of an Essential Proteasome Accessory Protein in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Presenters
  • Rudy Sharar, Senior, Biochemistry
  • Lauren Dandridge, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Women Studies
  • Denis Smirnov, Sophomore, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Champak Chatterjee,

Add to my favorites The Lived Experience and Navigation of Family Building in Americana from the Perspective of Euro-American Parents of Ethiopian Adoptees
Presenter
  • Ryan Mateo Sharnbroich, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Individualized Studies
Mentor
  • Rachel Chapman,

Add to my favorites Identification of a Tumor Antigen, SRPK1, in Neu Transgenic Mice for Detection and Diagnosis of Human Breast Cancer
Presenter
  • Mariam Shehata, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Mei Wu,
  • Hailing Lu,

Add to my favorites Peptide Based Functionalized Gold Nanoprobes for Targeted Bioimaging and Biosensing
Presenter
  • Meera Shenoy, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • Mehmet Sarikaya,
  • Candan Tamerler,
  • Marketa Hnilova,

Add to my favorites Quantifying Antimalarial Resistance in a Hypermutating Plasmodium falciparum Clone from Southeast Asia
Presenter
  • Sarah Shi, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Pradipsinh Rathod,
  • John White,

Add to my favorites Spacially Local Error-Correcting Codes for Quantum Information
Presenter
  • Jonathan Shi, Senior, Computer Science, Physics Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Dave Bacon,

Add to my favorites Dietary Restriction Increases Toxicity of the Environmental Toxin Fluoranthene through Increased Metabolic Activation
Presenter
  • Marissa Simko, Sophomore, Pre-Nursing
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein,
  • Jennifer Schleit,

Add to my favorites Estimations of Background to Long-Lived Neutral Particles Originating from Hidden Sectors in the ATLAS Detector at CERN
Presenter
  • Marek Sirendi, Junior, Exchange - Arts & Sciences
Mentor
  • Henry Lubatti,

Add to my favorites A Hierarchy of Causal Conditions for Temporally Orientable Spacetimes in Newtonian Gravitation Theory
Presenter
  • Kyle Slinker, Senior, Physics, Astronomy, Mathematics (Comprehensive) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • John Manchak,

Add to my favorites Modeling Water Ice on Enceladus
Presenter
  • Kimberly (Kim) Smith, Sophomore, Earth & Space Sciences
Mentor
  • Gary Hansen,

Add to my favorites InGen: A Self-Powered, Wireless, Haptic Feedback Device
Presenter
  • Thomas (Tom) Sommerville, Senior, Computer Engineering
Mentor
  • Shwetak Patel,

Add to my favorites M Dwarf Atomic and Molecular Features in SDSS DR7 Spectra  
Presenter
  • Meghin Elise (Meghin) Spencer, Junior, Astronomy, Physics
Mentors
  • Suzanne Hawley,
  • James Davenport, , Western Washington University

Add to my favorites Where Do I Cut? Characterization of the Ductus-Aorta Boundary
Presenter
  • Elizabeth (Liz) Stanley, Junior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Mark Majesky, , Seattle Children's Research Institute

Add to my favorites PGC-1α as a Target for Advancing HIV Antiretroviral Therapy
Presenter
  • Cassandra (Cassie) Steiner, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Joachim Voss,
  • Lawrence Adams,

Add to my favorites Demonstrating Functionality of Fluorogen-activating Protein Force Sensor
Presenter
  • Colin Sullender, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas,

Add to my favorites Sleep Patterns in Children with and without Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Presenter
  • Shanshan Sun, Senior, Biochemistry, Computer Science
Mentor
  • Teresa Ward,

Add to my favorites Mechanisms of Glycemic Improvement After Gastrointestinal Surgery
Presenter
  • Allen Sy, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Robert Kraft,

Add to my favorites Electrical Stimulation of the Amygdala and Periaqueductal Gray as an Unconditioned Stimulus in Fear Conditioning
Presenter
  • Lancy (Mimi) Tan, Junior, Biochemistry, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Jeansok Kim,
  • Eun Joo Kim,

Add to my favorites Molecular Mechanisms of Novel Antivirals Against Influenza A Virus
Presenter
  • Victoria Tenge, Senior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Jason Smith,

Add to my favorites Transcriptional Repressor CDF1 Regulates Both CO and FT Expression in Photoperiodic Flowering
Presenter
  • Benjamin To, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (General) Howard Hughes Scholar
Mentors
  • Takato Imaizumi,
  • Young Hun Song,

Add to my favorites An fMRI Study of Working Memory in Chronic Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Presenter
  • Amanda Tose, Senior, Neurobiology, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Gary Stobbe,

Add to my favorites Scribbler Research on Image Processing Feature
Presenters
  • Dang Tran, Sophomore, Mechanical Engineering, Aero Space, Sccc Inactive Code
  • Huan Wang
Mentor
  • Clarke Wellman, , Seattle Central Community College

Add to my favorites Tissue Non Specific Alkaline Phosphatase is Crucial for the Formation of Root Dentin in Mice
Presenter
  • Huey-Wen (Vivian) Tso, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Martha Somerman,
  • Kanako Nagatomo,

Add to my favorites Thermoelctric Nanofibers: Synthesis, Instrumentation, and Integration
Presenter
  • Cameron Turner, Senior, Mechanical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Jiangyu Li,
  • Feiyue Ma,

Add to my favorites L57Q cTnC Reduces Force and Ca2+ Sensitivity but Enhances Cross-bridge Dependence of Activation in Demembranated Rat Trabeculae
Presenter
  • Cameron Turtle, Senior, Bioengineering Amgen Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Regnier,
  • Maria Razumova,

Add to my favorites Comparing TRPV1 Membrane Protein Expression and Purification in Commonly Used Yeast Strains FGY17 and BJ4549
Presenter
  • Meenakshi (Meena) Vanka, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Marcus Collins,

Add to my favorites Premeditation as a Moderator Within the Prototype/Willingness Model: Evidence for a Reasoned and Reactive Path
Presenter
  • Matthew Vaughn, Senior, Psychology, Economics
Mentor
  • Kevin King,

Add to my favorites Determining Mechanisms Plants Use to Maintain Stable Traits in Changing Environments
Presenter
  • Anukul Veeraraghavan, Senior, Mathematics (Comprehensive) Howard Hughes Scholar
Mentors
  • Christine Queitsch,
  • Jennifer Lachowiec,

Add to my favorites Microfluidic Origami for Point-of-Care Extraction of Nucleic Acids from Viscous Samples
Presenter
  • Genevieve (Gen) Vigil, Senior, Electrical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Karl F. Bohringer,
  • Anupama Govindarajan,

Add to my favorites Predicting Construction Safety Procedures Using Physiological Status Monitors (PSMs): Using Posture Data to Estimate Occurrences of Unsafe Bending Practices
Presenters
  • Thu Anh (Anh-Thu) Voba, Junior, Pre Engineering
  • Lim Sam (Sam) Adiputra, Sophomore, Pre Engineering
Mentor
  • Giovanni Migliaccio,

Add to my favorites Novelty-Seeking Models for Ethanol Sensitization Experiments Using a Sweetened Gelatin Vehicle
Presenters
  • Sarah Wade, Junior, Psychology
  • Lindsey Kishline, Senior, Psychology
  • Michael (Mike) Shappell, Senior, Psychology
Mentor
  • Jaime Diaz,

Add to my favorites Thermal Modeling and Control for Haptic Devices
Presenters
  • Marta Wang, Senior, Electrical Engineering
  • Paul Buckley, Senior, Electrical Engineering
Mentors
  • Blake Hannaford,
  • H. Hawkeye King,

Add to my favorites Environmental Effects on Carbon Allocation in Douglas-Fir Stands
Presenter
  • Malloree Weinheimer, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentors
  • Kim Littke,
  • Robert Harrison,
  • Darlene Zabowski,

Add to my favorites Impact of Varying Sound Speed in Seawater on Long-Baseline (LBL) Ranging for Seagliders in Port Susan
Presenter
  • Samantha (Sami) Williams, Senior, Mechanical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Kristi Morgansen,
  • Laszlo Techy,

Add to my favorites Rhododendron Evolutionary History Reconstruction using Ty1-copia Retrotransposons
Presenter
  • Kali Witherspoon, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Benjamin Hall,

Add to my favorites Seasonal Variation in Metabolic Rate Throughout Reproductive Cycle in the Vocal Type I Male Plainfin Midshipman Fish
Presenter
  • Meagan Wong, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentor
  • Joseph Sisneros, , UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Add to my favorites Travel Bite: Finding Food and Experiencing Culture
Presenters
  • Pauline Wu, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Man Tran, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction)
  • Christina Nghiem, Senior, Informatics (Human-Computer Interaction), Communication
  • Yvonne Wong, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture)
Mentor
  • Amy Ko,

Add to my favorites Mechanisms of Endothelial Cell-Pericyte Interaction
Presenter
  • Thomas (Tom) Yoo, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Ikuyo Yamaguchi,

Add to my favorites The Role of Heme on T cell Development
Presenter
  • Alexandra Zaballa, Senior, Biology (General) Howard Hughes Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Janis Abkowitz,

Add to my favorites Predicting and Modeling Protein - Nucleic Acid Interactions
Presenter
  • Raymond Zhang, Senior, Center for Study of Capable Youth Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Ram Samudrala,