Found 55 projects

Poster Presentation 1

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Add to my favorites Using Evolution to Develop Homing Endonucleases for Genetic Engineering
Presenter
  • Khoi Nguyen, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Ray Monnat, Genome Sciences, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Engineering a New Yeast Strain: Biosynthesis of Indole-3-Acetic Acid in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenter
  • Tammy Ting Gu, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
  • Nick Bolten, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Engineered Evolvability in Bacteria
Presenter
  • Rahul Brito, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
  • Rob Egbert,
Session

Add to my favorites EEG-based Neurofeedback as a Potential Treatment for Stuttering
Presenter
  • Minh Van Trinh, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Ludo Max, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Augmenting Porous Hydrogel Tissue Scaffolds
Presenter
  • Michelle Carrie (Michelle) Halpin, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Buddy Ratner, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Using a Mixture Controlled Turbidostat to Increase Sensitivity of Biomolecular Pathways in E. coli
Presenter
  • Felix Ekness, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
  • Chris Takahashi, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding the Mechanistic Pathway of DLBCL
Presenter
  • Tamara Chinn, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • David Rawlings, Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Research Institute
  • Blythe Sather, Immunology, Seattle Children's Research Institute
Session

Add to my favorites Effect of Audible Sound Energy on the Water Exclusion Zone
Presenter
  • Daniel Chiang, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Gerald H. Pollack, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating the Synergistic Effects of Nanotopography and an SDF-1α Gradient on Human Mesanchymal Stem Cells
Presenter
  • Derek Michael (Derek) Britain, Junior, Electrical Engineering, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Deok-Ho Kim, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Determination of the Ionization Rate of a Novel Plasma Pencil Atmospheric Mass Spectrometer 
Presenter
  • Collin Waterton, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Buddy Ratner, Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering
  • Jeanette Stein, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Ultrasound and Microbubble Mediated in vitro Transfection of pGL3 and pGFP in Human Embryonic Kidney 293 Cells
Presenter
  • Alexander (Alex) Esibov, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Carol H. Miao, Pediatrics
Session

Oral Presentation 1

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Enhancing the Maturation of Stem Cell Derived Cardiomyocytes via Mechanical and Nanoscale Topographical Properties of the Substrate
Presenter
  • Nicole E. (Nicole) Trosper, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Alex Jiao, Bioengineering
  • Deok-Ho Kim, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Engineering Troponin C to Affect Cardiac Muscle Cell Contraction
Presenter
  • Rona Ding, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
  • Dan Wang, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of S100A11 in Osteochondrogenic Differentiation of Smooth Muscle Cells in Diabetic Blood Vessels
Presenter
  • Lam Ha T. Dang, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Yanfeng (Mei) Speer, Bioengineering
  • Ngoc Nguyen, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Cell Therapy Restores Loss of the Frank-Starling Relationship Following Myocardial Infarction
Presenter
  • Bryce Johnson, Senior, Bioengineering NASA Space Grant Scholar, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentors
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
  • Maria Razumova, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites An Integrated Hardware-Software Approach to Quantify the Speech Production System's Ability to Learn Movements with Novel Motor-to-Sensory Transformations
Presenter
  • Kwang Kim, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentor
  • Ludo Max, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Online Quantification of Dynamic Mechanical Properties of In Vivo Soft Tissue for Use in Robotic Surgery
Presenter
  • Andrew J (Andrew) Hill, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Howard Chizeck, Electrical Engineering
  • Blake Hannaford, Bioengineering, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Diagnostics Using Two Dimensional Paper Networks
Presenter
  • Lucas (Luke) Allpress, Senior, Bioengineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Paul Yager, Bioengineering
  • Gina Fridley, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites An Open-Source Parallel Chemostat for Evolutionary Characterization of Synthetic Biological Parts
Presenter
  • Bennett Kim (Bennett) Ng, Senior, Bioengineering, Computer Science Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Herbert Sauro, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Dissolvable Bridges for Manipulating Fluid Volumes in Paper Networks  
Presenter
  • Jared Houghtaling, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Elain Fu, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Hydrogel for the Local and Sustained Delivery of Ototherapeutic Agents to the Inner Ear
Presenter
  • Benjamin (Ben) Dulken, Senior, Bioengineering Amgen Scholar, Goldwater Scholar, Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Reversible Tissue Adhesives: A Medical Application Inspired by Geckos and E. coli
Presenter
  • Nichole Sahar (Nichole) Tyler, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
  • Victoria Rodriguez, Bioengineering
Session

Poster Presentation 2

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Add to my favorites Encapsulation of Recombinant Human 293T Cells Producing HIV Gag-GFP in Alginate Poly-L-Lysine Alginate Microbeads
Presenter
  • Hunter Bennett, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kim A. Woodrow, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites In Silico Evaluation of Flux Balance Analysis
Presenter
  • Emily Lauren Yang, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Herbert Sauro, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Lipid-Encapsulated Hydrogel Nanoparticles as a Vehicle for Mucosal Delivery of Anti-HIV Drugs
Presenter
  • Reena Mahadevan, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Kim A. Woodrow, Bioengineering
  • Renuka Ramanathan, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Tissue Specific Role of the Hypoxic Response in Modulating Aging in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Pranav Venkataraman, Senior, Bioengineering Howard Hughes Scholar
Mentors
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Scott Leiser, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Polymer Supported Lipid-Bilayer Virus-Like Particles for HIV Vaccine Design
Presenter
  • Nathan Egge, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kim A. Woodrow, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Evaluating Stacked Socks for Enhanced Socket Fit
Presenter
  • Alan Yu, Sophomore, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Joan Sanders, Bioengineering
  • John Cagle, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Sound-Driven Microfluidic Systems in Point-of-Care Diagnostics
Presenter
  • Marie Eberlein, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Obstruction-Resistant Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunt
Presenter
  • Chenyi Wang, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Design of a Nanoparticle Formulation as a Vehicle for HIV Vaccine Delivery
Presenter
  • Deep Ketan Hathi, Senior, Bioengineering, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kim A. Woodrow, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Prototype Malarial Diagnostic Device
Presenter
  • Tinny Liang, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Elain Fu, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Effects of Hyaluronan Hydrogels with Surface Nanostructures on Dental Pulp Stem Cell Regulation
Presenter
  • Cameron Nemeth, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Deok-Ho Kim, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites UW iGEM 2011 Make It or Break It: Diesel Production and Gluten Destruction, the Synthetic Biology Way
Presenters
  • David Zong, Junior, Bioengineering
  • Benjamin Ethan (Benjamin) Mo, Junior, Pre-Major
  • Elizabeth (Liz) Stanley, Senior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
  • Rashmi Ravichandran, Senior, Microbiology
  • Daniel Armon (Daniel) Hadidi, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • Justin Siegel, Biochemistry
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
  • Justin Siegel, Biochemistry
  • Ingrid Pultz, Microbiology
Session

Add to my favorites Studies Comparing Tolerance to Morphine-induced Respiratory Depression with Tolerance to Morphine-induced Analgesia
Presenter
  • Chen Shi, Senior, Bioengineering, Electrical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Gregory Terman, Anesthesiology
  • Michael Emery, Anesthesiology
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Add to my favorites Strengthening the Capacity of the Seattle Vietnamese Community
Presenters
  • Khiemton H (Ton) Nguyen, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
  • Trang Le, Senior, Biochemistry, Psychology
  • Amy Van, Senior, International Studies
  • Chi Hoang, Senior, Sociology
  • Khoi Nguyen, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
  • Michelle Tran, Senior, Psychology
  • Francis Tran
  • Anh Doan
  • Tony Thai Bao (Tony) Vo, Senior, Individualized Studies, American Ethnic Studies
  • Vivian Dao, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Minh Phuc H Nguyen, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentors
  • James Hong, , Vietnamese Friendship Association
  • Dieu-Hien Hoang, Nursing (Tacoma Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Mathematical Modeling of Home-Based Counseling and Testing for HIV in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Presenter
  • Roger Ying, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Ruanne Barnabas, Global Health, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Characterization of Hydride Shifts During the Dehydration of 4-Methylcyclohexanol
Presenters
  • Daniel Leon, Sophomore, Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, Sccc Inactive Code
  • Timothy Fujihara, Sophomore, Chemistry, Biology, Biochem, Sccc Inactive Code
Mentor
  • Esmaeel Naeemi, Chemistry, Seattle Central Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Using Carbohydrate-Targeting Copolymers for Drug Targeting
Presenter
  • Danee Hidano, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Daniel Ratner, Bioengineering
  • Eun-Ho Song, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Automated Optical Coherence Tomography Alignment
Presenter
  • Harrison Cheng, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Ruikang Wang, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Importance of Visually Mediated Abdominal Motion for Flight Stability in Manduca sexta
Presenter
  • David Julio Colmenares, Senior, Computer Engineering, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Tom Daniel, Biology
  • Jonathan Dyhr, Biology
Session

Poster Presentation 3

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Add to my favorites Ultrasound Elastography is Sensitive to Changes in Brain after Stroke
Presenter
  • Anning Yao, Senior, Bioengineering Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentor
  • Pierre Mourad, Neurological Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Methods for Identification of Bottlenecks in Non-Viral Gene Delivery for Gene Therapy
Presenter
  • Brian Chou, Senior, Bioengineering, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering
  • Julie Shi, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Ultrasonic Neuromodulation: Optimizing Neural Stimulation
Presenter
  • Edin Mehic, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Pierre Mourad, Neurological Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Carbon-13 as a Method to Label and Track Exogenously Delivered Therapeutic Macrophages to Mice Hearts
Presenter
  • Laura A. (Laura) Asbe, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • April Stempien-Otero, Medicine
  • Signe Carlson, Medicine
  • Deri Helterline, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites A Potential Non-Invasive Diagnosis for Alzheimer’s Disease: Visualizing Supranuclear Cataracts with Optical Coherence Tomography
Presenter
  • Sen (Samson) Lu, Senior, Applied Music (String Instruments), Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Tueng Shen, Bioengineering, Ophthalmology
Session

Add to my favorites Optimization of an HPMA Copolymer-Based Gene Delivery Vehicle
Presenter
  • Peter Carlson, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering
  • Joan Go Schellinger, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Stitching, Reconstruction, and Presentation of 3D Tissue-CT Images Obtained from Optical Projection Tomography Microscopy
Presenter
  • Kenny Chou, Senior, Electrical Engineering, Bioengineering Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentors
  • Ryan Coe, Bioengineering
  • Eric Seibel, Mechanical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Protein Dashboard For Molecular Dynamic Simulation Data
Presenter
  • Robert Wei (Robert) Su, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Receptor for Advanced Glycation-End Products and Calcification of Bovine Valve Interstitial Cells
Presenter
  • Minh Thy (Krisla) Nguyen, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Yanfeng (Mei) Speer, Bioengineering
  • Stephanie Miller, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Increased Heart Contraction and Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Activity due to Increased 2-deoxy-ATP
Presenter
  • Jacqueline Nicole (Jacqueline) Robinson Hamm, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Optimization of Traumatic Brain Injury Imaging via Ultrasound Elastography
Presenter
  • Zinnia Xu, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Pierre Mourad, Neurological Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Investigation of Diffusion-Weighted Imaging (DWI) for Discriminating Benign and Malignant Breast Lesions
Presenter
  • Peixian Liu, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Savannah Partridge, Radiology
Session

Add to my favorites Super Stem Cells: Uncovering the Role of Runx1 in Diapause Mouse Embryos
Presenter
  • Annika Juhlin, Senior, Bioengineering, Swedish
Mentor
  • C. Anthony Blau, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Split Protein Assay to Detect Ubiquitination in E. coli
Presenter
  • Anupam Garg, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Richard Gardner, Pharmacology
  • Michelle Oeser, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Session