Found 36 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Iridium, Rhodium, and Ruthenium Catalysts for the "Aldehyde-Water Shift" Reaction
Presenter
  • Jeremy Tran, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry (ACS Certified) NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Karen Goldberg, Chemistry
  • Timothy Brewster, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites DREADDed Addiction: Investigating the Role of the Lateral Habenula and the Rostromedial Tegmental Area in a Rat Model of Drug Addiction
Presenter
  • Denis Smirnov, Senior, Neurobiology, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • John Neumaier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Sunila Nair, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Investigation of Preservative Agents to Enhance Poliovirus Survival on Virocap Filters
Presenter
  • Kilala Sayisha (Kilala) Barnes, Senior, Environmental Health
Mentors
  • Christine Fagnant, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
  • John Scott Meschke, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding Patterns of Human Dependence on Primary Productivity in the Anthropocene
Presenter
  • Mollie Holmberg, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Luke Bergmann, Geography
Session

Add to my favorites The Utility of a School-Age Narrative Microstructure Index: Proportion of Restricted Utterances
Presenter
  • Sara Jerger, Senior, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • John C. Thorne, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Elastic Modulus of Precast Concrete
Presenter
  • Kevin Bryan (Kevin) Tsuchida, Senior, Civil Engineering UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • John Stanton, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Travis Thonstad, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Following the Money: Does School Funding Impact Student Success?
Presenter
  • Dijana Raco, Senior, Political Science
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson, Political Science
  • Nicholas R Stramp, Political Science
Session

Add to my favorites Why Women Who Perform Well in Math Decide Against Math-related Careers: A Gender Role Violation Explanation
Presenter
  • Lily Ji (Lily) Jiang, Senior, Psychology
Mentors
  • Sapna Cheryan, Psychology
  • John Oliver Siy, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Wrongfully Accused: The U.S. Constitution and Government Job Performance
Presenter
  • Deniz Irgi, Junior, Political Science
Mentors
  • Nicholas R Stramp, Political Science
  • John Wilkerson, Political Science
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Distribution and Hybridization of Northwestern Crow (Corvus caurinus) with American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) in Pacific Northwest using Mitochondrial DNA
Presenter
  • Ross Furbush, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management (Wildlife Conservation), Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • John Klicka, Biology, Burke Museum
  • Kevin Epperly, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Biogeography of the Great-Tailed/Boat-Tailed Grackle Species Complex
Presenter
  • Sara Yihua (Sara) Wang, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management (Wildlife Conservation), Biology (General)
Mentor
  • John Klicka, Biology, Burke Museum
Session

Add to my favorites Cultural Influence on the Help-Seeking Behaviors of Men with Prostate Cancer: A Review of the Literature
Presenter
  • Larson Charles (Larson) Dick, Junior, English
Mentor
  • Edward Goldenberg, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Micelle Conformation in Intermediate Dielectric Solvents
Presenter
  • Marty Johnson, Senior, Chemical Engineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • John Berg, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Dickkopf Related Protein-1 Attenuates Connective Tissue Growth Factor Induced Fibrogenic Responses in Pericytes by Multiple Signaling Mechanisms
Presenter
  • Wen (Joanne) Lee, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Jeremy Duffield, Medicine, Pathology
  • Shuyu Ren, Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • Bryce Johnson, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Synthesis and Characterization of Binary Electrooptic Materials
Presenter
  • Anthony Andrew Fok, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Peter Johnston, Chemistry
  • Delwin Elder, Chemistry
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Add to my favorites Clearing the Air: Examining Tobacco-Related Health Narratives and the Legitimacy of Smoke-Free College Campus Initiatives
Presenter
  • Meredith (Rosie) Morrow Okon, Senior, International Studies Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Luke Bergmann, Geography
  • Maria Elena Garcia, Comparative History of Ideas
  • Matthew Sparke, Global Health, UCSC
  • Celia Lowe, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites Carbon-IV Based Supermassive Blackhole Mass Estimators and Emission Variability in High Redshift Quasars
Presenter
  • Ramon Sudarshan (Ray) Sharma, Senior, Astronomy, Physics: Comprehensive Physics, Mathematics Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • John Ruan, Astronomy
  • Eric Agol, Astronomy
Session

Add to my favorites Observation of Marangoni Convection using Schlieren Optics
Presenter
  • Casey Hsu, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr
Mentor
  • John Berg, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Doing Philosophy without Arguments: A Cognitive Approach to Effecting Social and Personal Change
Presenter
  • Ronald Daniel (Ron) Keller, Senior, Philosophy
Mentor
  • John Manchak, Philosophy
Session

Add to my favorites The Sea Wolf: A Naturalist Novel?
Presenter
  • Hyungbin Kang, Senior, English (Creative Writing) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • David Holmberg, English, Seattle Central Community College
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Zeppelin Motivation and Design for Testing of an Atmospheric Pulsed Plasma Thruster
Presenters
  • Huong Vo, Junior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • Shane Colburn, Senior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics, Electrical Engineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
  • Austin Podoll (Austin) Arechiga, Junior, Electrical Engineering
Mentors
  • Ian Johnson, Earth & Space Sciences
  • Robert Winglee, Earth & Space Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Massive Deep-Sea Carbonates on the Washington Margin  
Presenter
  • Una Kim Miller, Senior, Oceanography, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Harlan Paul Johnson, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Testing Stellar Evolution in M31 via the Hubble Space Telescope
Presenter
  • Peter Senchyna, Senior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics, Astronomy Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Julianne Dalcanton, Astronomy
  • Cliff Johnson, Astronomy
  • Morgan Fouesneau, Astronomy
Session

Add to my favorites Washington State Ranchers' Reluctance to Participate in Gray Wolf Compensation Programs
Presenter
  • Colin Noteboom, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentors
  • John Marzluff, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Catherine Gowan, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Carol Bogezi, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Characterization of Helicobacter spp. in a Fut1 Deficient Model
Presenter
  • Ermias Yohannes, Senior, Microbiology Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar
Mentor
  • Jill Johnsen, Hematology
Session

Add to my favorites Who is Winning the War on Drugs? Investigating the Relationship between the United States' Defense Industry and Latin American Counternarcotics Programs
Presenter
  • Morgan Faye (Morgan) Galloway, Senior, Political Science UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson, Political Science
  • Nicholas R Stramp, Political Science
Session

Add to my favorites Does Early Education Reduce Crime?
Presenter
  • Miriam Elnemr, Junior, Political Science, Law, Societies, & Justice UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson, Political Science
  • Nicholas R Stramp, Political Science
Session

Add to my favorites Prosthetic Liner Assistant
Presenter
  • Nicholas (Nick) Taflin, Senior, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Joan Sanders, Bioengineering
  • John Cagle, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of mTor in the Innate Immune Response to Tuberculosis
Presenters
  • Laura Emily (Laura) Hernandez, Junior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
  • Joseph (Joe) Zimmerman, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Lalita Ramakrishnan, Microbiology
  • Russell Berg, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Exposure Dating Channeled Scabland Flood Boulders: The Last Advance of the Okanogan Lobe
Presenter
  • Danielle Elizabeth (Danielle) Lemmon, Senior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • John Stone, Earth & Space Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Invisible Risks to HIV/AIDS Shaped by Gender Inequality
Presenter
  • Sharon Pan, Junior, Public Health-Global Health Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Luke Bergmann, Geography
  • Maria Elena Garcia, Comparative History of Ideas
  • Celia Lowe, Anthropology
  • Matthew Sparke, Global Health, UCSC
Session

Add to my favorites Who Benefits from Recessions? An Analysis of Wealth During the Great Recession
Presenter
  • Athen Nguyen, Senior, Economics, Political Science
Mentors
  • John Wilkerson, Political Science
  • Nicholas Stramp, Political Science, Center for American Politics and Public Policy
Session

Add to my favorites Saving Our Buses: Optimizing the Equity and Efficiency of Our Public Transportation System
Presenter
  • Richard William (Richard) Mc Govern, Senior, Mathematics, Geography Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Suzanne Withers, Geography
  • Luke Bergmann, Geography
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Tuberculosis in India: Examining Social Constructs in the Face of Outbreak
Presenter
  • Jennifer Look, Junior, Biology (General), Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Matthew Sparke, Global Health, UCSC
  • Luke Bergmann, Geography
  • Maria Elena Garcia, Comparative History of Ideas
  • Celia Lowe, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites Exploration and Mapping of the Geologic Subsurface Layers on the North Seattle Community College Campus Through Borings
Presenter
  • Genevieve Studer-Ellis, Sophomore, Geology, North Seattle College
Mentor
  • John Figge, Geological Sciences, North Seattle Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Regulation of Contact Dependent Growth Inhibition by Quorum Sensing in Burkholderia thailandensis
Presenter
  • Emily Schneider, Junior, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Charlotte Majerczyk, Microbiology
  • E Peter Greenberg, Microbiology
Session