Found 519 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites Two (Hundred) Roads Diverged in a Flask: Initial Mutations in E. coli Make All the Difference to Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance
Presenter
  • Chase O'neil, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Peter Conlin, Biology
  • Benjamin Kerr, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Characterization of Isolated Endocrine Disrupting Compound-degrading Bacteria from Activated Sludge
Presenter
  • Kathryn Ann (Kathryn) De Benedetto, Senior, Civil Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Heidi Gough, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Nicolette Zhou, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Temperature Dependent Probe of Calbindin D9k Dynamics
Presenter
  • William Walker, Senior, Bioen: Nanoscience & Molecular Engr Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
  • Clare-Louise Towse, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Common Early Unfolding Pathways in the Ubiquitin-like Protein Fold Family
Presenter
  • Dylan Montana (Dylan) Marshall, Junior, Physics: Biophysics, Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (Biological & Life Sciences)
Mentors
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
  • Clare-Louise Towse, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Understanding Dense Core Vesicles 
Presenter
  • Nicolle Marie (Nicolle) Esparo, Senior, Anthropology, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Ailion, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Listen to the Youth: Understanding the Medical Care Needs of High-Risk Youth
Presenter
  • Brooke Jordan (Brooke) Sullateskee, Senior, Community Psychology (Bothell) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Wadiya Udell, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Bothell Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Biogeography and Phylogeny of Aigarchaeota: A Novel Phylum of Archaea
Presenter
  • Gisele Goertz, Senior, Biology, University of Nevada Las Vegas McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Brian Hedlund, Microbiology, University of Nevada Las Vegas
  • Timothy Alba, Biology, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Session

Add to my favorites An Examination of Ultrafine Particulate Matter in Port Angeles, Washington  
Presenter
  • Lauren Whybrew, Junior, Atmospheric Sciences Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Joel Thornton, Atmospheric Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Examining Older Adults Perception on Fall Devices: A Secondary Analysis of Focus Groups
Presenters
  • Phuong Nam (Phuong) Nguyen, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
  • Christine Comia, Senior, Nursing
Mentors
  • Hilaire Thompson, Biobehavioral Nursing & Health Systems
  • George Demiris, Biobehavioral Nursing & Health Systems
  • Shomir Chaudhuri, Medical Education & Biomedical Informatics
Session

Add to my favorites Older Adults & Traumatic Brain Injury: Cellular Viability Post Injury
Presenter
  • Michael Marvin Clauson, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Hilaire Thompson, Biobehavioral Nursing & Health Systems
Session

Add to my favorites Role of p27 in the Regeneration of the Mammalian Retina
Presenter
  • Laura Brown (Laura) Chipman, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Thomas Reh, Biological Structure
  • Yumi Ueki, Biological Structure
  • Russell Taylor, Biological Structure
Session

Add to my favorites Examining Interactions between AMP-activated Protein Kinase and HIF-1 During C. elegans Development in Hypoxia
Presenter
  • Courtnee Clough, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Mathematics
Mentors
  • Dana Miller, Biochemistry
  • Stacy Alvares, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Determining a Relationship between Soil Moisture and Maximum Temperatures
Presenter
  • Parker Jan (Parker) Malek, Junior, Atmospheric Sciences
Mentor
  • Abigail Swann, Atmospheric Sciences, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Does a Successful NFL Team Reduce Crime?
Presenter
  • Kane Swanson, Senior, Computer Science, Economics UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Stephen Sulzbacher, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Correlation of Residue Flexibility and Evolutionary Conservation: Testing a Common Belief in Protein Engineering using Protein Dynamics
Presenter
  • Nishant Ray (Nishant) Velagapudi, Senior, Informatics (Information Architecture), Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Discovery of Common Unfolding Pathways in the SH3-Like Barrel Protein Domain
Presenter
  • Devin Gerboth, Sophomore, Bioengineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
  • Clare-Louise Towse, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Small Heat Shock Proteins: Investigating Client Binding
Presenter
  • Ashwin Nitin (Ashwin) Karnik, Senior, Biochemistry, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Neurobiology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Rachel Klevit, Biochemistry
  • Scott Delbecq, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Crystal Structure and Synthesis of Enzymatically Active and Stable Tafazzin for Barth Syndrome Protein Therapy
Presenters
  • Katharyn Young (Katharyn) Jia, Junior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
  • Teresa Leu, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Michael Chin, Medicine, Pathology
  • Wei-Ming Chien, Cardiology
Session

Add to my favorites Maturation of Nanodiscs to High Density Lipoprotein-Like Particles via Lecithin-Cholesterol Acyl Transferase
Presenter
  • Chinonso C (Chinonso) Opara, Senior, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • William Atkins, Medicinal Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Last Millennium Climate Change in CMIP5 Models
Presenter
  • Elynn Wu, Senior, Atmospheric Sciences, Applied & Computational Mathematical Sciences (Scientific Computing & Numerical Algorithms) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Dargan Frierson, Atmospheric Sciences
  • Alyssa Atwood, Atmospheric Sciences, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Reengineering the SUMO Protease to Enhance Solubility and Thermostability
Presenter
  • Brooke Marie Fiala, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentor
  • Christopher Bahl, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Acoustic Evaluation of Microvesicular vs. Macrovesicular Hepatic Steatosis
Presenter
  • Ameen Tabatabai, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Bailey, Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Wayne Kreider, Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Yak-Nam Wang, Applied Physics Laboratory
Session

Add to my favorites Exploring the Experiences of Informal Caregivers of Cancer Patients
Presenter
  • Riabelle Vivas, Senior, Social Welfare EIP Scholar, McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Ratnesh Nagda, Social Welfare
  • Mary Lou Balassone, Social Welfare, University of WA, School of Social Work
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Design of Supercharged Self-Assembling Protein Nanomaterials for Improved Solubility and In Vitro Assembly
Presenter
  • Rachel Park, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • David Baker, Biochemistry
  • Jacob Bale, Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Visibility of Masked Items in Aphasia
Presenter
  • Rebecca Chao, Senior, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders)
Mentor
  • JoAnn Silkes, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Identifying the Role of Intracellular PiT-1 in Vascular Calcification
Presenter
  • Kadin Brooks, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Cecilia Giachelli, Bioengineering
  • Nicholas Chavkin, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Preservation of Historic Downtown Cores: Applying “Main Street” Approach to the Revitalization of the Old Town Neighborhood in Redmond
Presenter
  • Elena Umanskaya, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
Mentor
  • Kimberly Dietz, Community & Environmental Planning, City of Redmond
Session

Add to my favorites Curved, Circular Cross-Sectioned Microfluidic Channels for Pancreatic Tissue Core Biopsy Transportation
Presenter
  • Christopher (Chris) Burfeind, Junior, Mechanical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Eric Seibel, Mechanical Engineering
  • Ronnie Das, Mechanical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Comparing the Complexity of Vocalization Usage in Two Species of Eulemur: Eulemur rubriventer and Eulemur rufifrons
Presenter
  • Emily Amber (Emily) Cooper, Junior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation)
Mentor
  • Sharlene Santana, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Analysis of Surveyor Error for the Development of a Citizen Science-based Marine Debris Monitoring Program
Presenters
  • Jessica Michelle (Jessica) Latimer, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar
  • Abby Bratt, Freshman, Center for Study of Capable Youth
Mentors
  • Julia Parrish, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
  • Hillary Burgess, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Mechanistic Studies of the Essential Enzymes Dop and PafA found in a Ubiquitin-like Protein Modification Pathway in Mycobacterium Tuberculosis
Presenter
  • Jessica Huang, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry (ACS Certified)
Mentors
  • Champak Chatterjee, Chemistry
  • Meagan Pilkerton, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Esophageal Adenocarcinoma Detection: Fluorphore-Labeled Targeting Peptides for High Grade Dysplasia in Barrett's Esophagus
Presenter
  • Catherine Nguyen, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Leslie Chan, Bioengineering
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of Brain Lateralization in Dyslexia
Presenter
  • Tiffany Jay Turner Waddington, Senior, Speech and Hearing Sci (Com Disorders) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Beate Peter, Speech & Hearing Sciences
  • Heracles Panagiotides, Neurological Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Animal Symbolism in Pacific Island Legends
Presenters
  • Margaret Delaney (Margaret) Dobrowolski, Senior, Anthropology
  • Shane Alexander Brostek, Sophomore, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
  • Desiree Mereng (Desiree) Gross, Sophomore, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences)
Mentor
  • Holly Barker, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites A Population Study of Radial Formation and Recovery in Primary Fanconi Anemia Cells
Presenter
  • Joanna Wolffe, Senior, Micro and Molecular Biology, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Susan Olson, Genetics, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Nichole Owen, Genetics, Oregon Health & Science University
Session

Add to my favorites Evolutionary Legacy Response in Bryophytes as Stress Tolerance Mechanism Following Hydrogen Sulfide Administration
Presenter
  • Eric Gupta, Senior, Biology (Physiology) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Frederick Dooley, Biology, Everett Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Calibration Standards for a Clinical Laser Fluorescence Dental Diagnostic System
Presenter
  • Amanda Rugg, Senior, Bioengineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Leonard Nelson, Mechanical Engineering
  • Eric Seibel, Mechanical Engineering
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 Development of α-Fe2O3 /Catalyst Photoanodes for Artificial Photosynthesis
Presenters
  • Ranish Kamalesh (Ranish) Patel, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Rachel Ohrenschall, Junior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Gerard Carroll, Chemistry
  • Daniel Gamelin, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Tbr1 in the Developing Mammalian Cortex
Presenter
  • Kevin Neuzil, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • Curtis Easton, Biology
  • William Moody, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Improved Characterization of Promoter Sequences through Quantitative Measurements of Transcription Dynamics
Presenter
  • Jamie Nunez, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Bryan Bartley, Bioengineering
  • Wilbert Copeland, Bioengineering
  • Herbert Sauro, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Ocean Acidification and its Effect on Pacific Oysters
Presenter
  • Nathan (Nate) Berry, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Carolyn Friedman, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites A Novel Autophagy Reporter Reveals Dynamics of TOR Signaling in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Megan Okada, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Alexey Merz, Biochemistry, Physiology & Biophysics
  • Hannah Chapin, Biochemistry
  • Dana Miller, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Rumination as a Mediator for Childhood Adversity and Depression or Anxiety
Presenter
  • Prysilla De La Torre, Senior, Psychology, Biochemistry McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Katie McLaughlin, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Impulsivity as a Moderator of Implicit Drinking Identity and Alcohol-Related Problems
Presenters
  • Yoochai Cha, Senior, Psychology
  • Nguyen Tran, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
Mentors
  • Melissa Gasser, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Kristen Lindgren, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Audit Results from Malls and Non-Malls with Walking Programs
Presenter
  • Jeremy Thurston, Fifth Year, Nursing
Mentor
  • Basia Belza, Nursing
Session

Add to my favorites Intimate Partner Violence: An Analysis on Domestic Abuse and Femicide in Italy
Presenter
  • Zoraida Arias, Senior, Italian, Law, Societies, & Justice McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Angela Ginorio, Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies
Session

Add to my favorites Cost Related Themes from Mall Walking Programs  
Presenter
  • Michael Andrew (Michael) Kelly, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Basia Belza, Nursing
Session

Add to my favorites Exploring Seattle’s Sustainable Meat Scene and Addressing the Challenges of Local Food Movements
Presenter
  • Stephanie Morriss, Senior, Environmental Studies UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • P. Sean McDonald, Program on the Environment
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 Novel Immunity Colicin Evolution
Presenter
  • Amanda Titus, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • Carrie Glenney, Biology
  • Benjamin Kerr, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites The Influence of Fire on Herbaceous Community Composition of Subalpine Parkland in the North Cascades  
Presenter
  • Justine Andreychuk, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management
Mentors
  • C Alina Cansler, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Don McKenzie, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Monitoring Iron Uptake onto Gold Nanoparticle Surfaces for Use as Theranostic Agents in Cancer Therapy
Presenter
  • Tan Nguyen, Junior, Biochemistry, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Marilyn Mackiewicz, Chemistry, Portland State University
Session

Add to my favorites Capillary-Driven Microfluidic Device with Nanostructure-modulated Wicking Rate   
Presenter
  • Rui (Ricky) Lu, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Genetic Mutations and Birth Complications within Autism Spectrum Disorder
Presenter
  • Adair (Addie) Cardon, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Raphael Bernier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Genetic Differences of Sleep Problems in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Presenter
  • Michelle Tran, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Raphael Bernier, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Development of an Increased Sensitivity p24 Antigen Test for Acute HIV Infection
Presenter
  • Ian Andrews, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
  • Nuttada Panpradist, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites A Comparison Between Pitch Discrimination and Vowel Identification in Cochlear Implant (CI) Users
Presenter
  • Joanne Huang, Senior, Speech & Hearing Sciences UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Julie Bierer, Speech & Hearing Sciences
  • Mishaela DiNino, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Capture Efficiency of Various Species and Sizes of Drift Macrophytes by Red Urchins (Strongylocentrotus franciscanus)
Presenter
  • Joseph (Joe) Donohoe, Senior, Biology (General) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Megan Dethier, Biology
  • Alexander Lowe, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Stability Study of an Electrochemical Immunoassay Utilizing Yeast-scFv Fragments
Presenter
  • Jingwen Xiao, Sophomore, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Gerard Cangelosi, Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences
  • Lauren Spadafora, Global Health
Session

Add to my favorites Searching for the Fountain of Youth: Reversing Aging Effects on Mitochondria with Exercise Training
Presenter
  • Amir Safi (Amir) Ali, Senior, Biochemistry Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Kevin Conley, Radiology
  • Erick Shankland, Radiology
Session

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 Gene Expression-Drug Sensitivity Relationships in AML  
Presenter
  • Ziyan Qin, Junior, Exchange - Arts & Sciences
Mentors
  • C. Anthony Blau, Medicine
  • Chris Miller, Hematology, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Microbial Mechanisms to Recycle Pyridine Nucleotides and Maintain Redox Homeostasis in Methylobacterium extorquens AM1
Presenter
  • Sandy Nguyen, Senior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Mary Lidstrom, Chemical Engineering
  • Norma Cecilia Martinez-Gomez, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Neuronal HIF-1 Activates Intestinal FMO-2 to Increase Longevity and Improve Healthspan in C. elegans
Presenter
  • Nicholas Rintala, Junior, Classical Studies
Mentor
  • Scott Leiser, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Characterizing the PDZ-Binding Motif in Serotonin Receptors 
Presenter
  • Dorathy-Ann (Dory) Harris, Senior, Neurobiology EIP Scholar, Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Chris Hague, Pharmacology, University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Kyung Soon Lee, Pharmacology
  • Jennifer Wacker Mhyre, Pharmacology
Session

Add to my favorites Can Changing Your Eye Position Improve Sound Detection?
Presenter
  • Rona Ding, Senior, Speech & Hearing Sciences Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Adrian KC Lee, Speech & Hearing Sciences
  • Ross Maddox, Speech & Hearing Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Reawakening After TTM: A Comparison of Treatment Temperature and Sedative and Paralytic Medications
Presenters
  • Jamie Bottman, Fifth Year, Nursing UW Honors Program
  • Kathryn Michelle (Kat) Ordon, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • JoAnne Whitney, Nursing
  • Christine Laux, , Harborview Medical Center
Session

Add to my favorites T-Cell Response to Cytomegalovirus and Epstein Barr Virus Viremia in Pediatric Renal Transplantation Patients
Presenter
  • Courtney Suzanne Roberts, Senior, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michael Boeckh, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Perkinput: Eyes-Free Text Input on iOS
Presenter
  • Ryan Drapeau, Sophomore, Computer Science Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Richard Ladner, Computer Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Vacuum Capacitor using High Aspect Ratio Electroplating for the MAJORANA Demonstrator
Presenter
  • Evgenia (Zhenya) Yuferova, Senior, Chemical Engineering
Mentors
  • Karl F. Bohringer, Electrical Engineering
  • Michael Khbeis, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of the Staphylococcus aureus Nitric Oxide Synthase in Maintaining Redox Balance
Presenter
  • Daniel Tadeo, Senior, Neurobiology, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Traci Kinkel, Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology
  • Ferric Fang, Microbiology
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating the Effect of Increased Expression of MASTL RNA on Vertebrate Body Axis Formation
Presenter
  • Syed (Saad) Saif, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
Mentors
  • Cortney Bouldin, Biochemistry
  • David Kimelman, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Comprehensive Analsyis of Calcium on PCBM
Presenter
  • Evan Jennings (Evan) Mann, Senior, Chemical Engineering, Philosophy Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Charles Campbell, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry
  • James Lownsbury, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer from Reduced and Protonated Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: The Influence of Reduction Potential and Capping Group Concentration on Reaction Rate
Presenter
  • Jessica Johnson, Junior, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Miles Braten, Chemistry
  • James Mayer, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Magenetically Neutral Test Structure for PNNL Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
Presenters
  • Dominik Martin (Dom) Stemer, Junior, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Paula Gluss, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
Mentor
  • Michael Khbeis, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Where is the Beauty in Hatin' on Your Sista? Penetrating the Color Complex in the African-American Community
Presenter
  • Thamar Theodore, Senior, Communication
Mentor
  • Ralina Joseph, Communication
Session

Add to my favorites Disability Advocacy: A Cross Cultural Rhetorical/Discourse Analysis
Presenter
  • Riley Taitingfong, Senior, Communication
Mentor
  • Ralina Joseph, Communication
Session

Add to my favorites Heat Shock Regulates Protein Homeostasis of Caenorhabditis elegans in Hypoxia
Presenter
  • Brian Nguyen, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Dana Miller, Biochemistry
  • Nicole Iranon, Biochemistry, Molecular & Cellular Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Quantification of Novel Renal Function Markers in Serum using Isotope Dilution-Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry
Presenter
  • Hannah Pflaum, Senior, Medical Technology
Mentor
  • Andrew Hoofnagle, Laboratory Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Testing Local Adaptation in a Syntrophic Mutualism after 1000 Generations of Coevolution
Presenter
  • Samantha A. Horvath, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
Mentor
  • Kristina Hillesland, Science And Technology (Bothell Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Is it Beneficial to Increase Dependence on a Mutualistic Partner?
Presenters
  • Colin Feng, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
  • Benjamin (Ben) Pham, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
Mentor
  • Kristina Hillesland, Science And Technology (Bothell Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Using Morphological and Physiological Characteristics of Conifer Needles to Understand Ecotypic Variation and Plasticity in Relation to Climate Change
Presenter
  • June K. (June) Landenburger, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Leander Love-Anderegg, Biology
  • Janneke Hille Ris Lambers, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Do You Associate Dogs with Love? The Brief Implicit Association Test (BIAT) has the Answer
Presenter
  • Anh Huynh, Senior, Psychology, Communication (Journalism) McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Tony Greenwald, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Expanding Genomic Resources for Olympia Oyster (Ostrea lurida) Conservation
Presenter
  • Hannah Maricia (Hannah) Wear, Senior, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Mentor
  • Steven Roberts, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Going Viral: The Reinforcement of Gender Ideology in Internet Memes
Presenter
  • Michelle Parker, Senior, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Communication), UW Tacoma, History (Tacoma)
Mentor
  • Ellen Moore, Communication
Session

Add to my favorites Facebook as an Exhibition: The Curatorial Impulse Becomes Virtual
Presenter
  • Caitlin Scott, Senior, Art History, Western Washington University
Mentors
  • Barbara Miller, Art History, Western Washington University
  • Julia Sapin, Art History, Western Washington University
Session

Add to my favorites Analysis of Sentiment and Emotion on Crisis Tweets
Presenter
  • Megan Torkildson, Senior, Human Ctr Des & Engr: Human-Computer Int
Mentors
  • Cecilia Aragon, Human Centered Design & Engineering
  • Kate Starbird, Human Centered Design & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Weaving the Future: Clothing and Mayan Resistance in Guatemala
Presenter
  • Katrina Cohn, Senior, Global Studies (Bothell)
Mentor
  • Julie Shayne, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Bothell Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Japan's Gender
Presenter
  • Michelle Arkham, Senior, Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies
Mentor
  • Beverley Yamamoto, Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies, Osaka University
Session

Add to my favorites Romani Musicians and their Impact on the "Roma Question"
Presenter
  • Clara Summers, Senior, Eastern European Languages, Literature & Culture, Anthropology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Laada Bilaniuk, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites Shunning the Authority: Consumption of Non-certified Organic Foods in Chengdu, China
Presenter
  • Su Min Alana (Alana) Kim, Senior, International Studies, Geography Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Stevan Harrell, Anthropology, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Daniel Abramson, Urban Design & Planning
Session

Add to my favorites From Alienation to Integration: A New Ecological Model for K-12 Education
Presenter
  • Morgan Wright, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
Mentor
  • Christopher Campbell, Urban Design & Planning
Session

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 Embedding a Sense of Place in Science Education as a Method for Environmental Responsibility
Presenter
  • Alexandra Helen (Alexandra) Doty, Senior, Environmental Studies
Mentor
  • P. Sean McDonald, Program on the Environment
Session

Add to my favorites Complicating Professional Development: A Tutor-Driven Approach to Professionalization in the Writing Center
Presenters
  • Jacob Kovacs, Senior, Economics
  • Cali Kopczick, Junior, English (Creative Writing) UW Honors Program
  • Yunfei Zhao, Senior, Communication Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Jiachen (Bianca) Shi, Senior, Business Administration (Finance) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Jenny Halpin, English
Session

Add to my favorites Social Emotional Outcomes for English Language Learners in Kindergarten, First and Second Grade Classroom Settings
Presenter
  • Shijia (Lucy) Chen, Senior, Communication, Early Childhood & Family Studies UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Joanne Buntain-Ricklefs, Education
  • Mary Clevenger-Bright, Education
  • Clayton Cook, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Guided Fluorescence Diagnosis of Childhood Caries: Preliminary Measures Correlate with Depth of Carious Decay
Presenter
  • Mari-Alina Timoshchuk, Recent Graduate, English Literature, University of Washington
Mentor
  • Eric Seibel, Mechanical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Pulmonary Hypertension Research Study
Presenters
  • Hon (Edmond) Lai, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Tammy Tarhini, Sophomore, Pre-Health Sciences
Mentors
  • Gail Van Norman, Anesthesiology
  • Kevin Ma, Anesthesiology, Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Participant Perspectives on Mall Walking Programs
Presenter
  • Rebecca Eileen (Rebecca) Turner, Senior, Nursing
Mentor
  • Basia Belza, Nursing
Session

Add to my favorites Incidence and Outcomes of Bloodstream Infections with Common Over-the-Counter Probiotic Organisms among Bone Marrow Transplant Recipients
Presenter
  • Maresa Woodfield, Sophomore, Pre-Health Sciences UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Steven Pergam, Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating the Circadian Regulation of Benzenoid Synthesis and Scent Emission in Petunia
Presenter
  • Andy Kim (Andy) Hempton, Senior, Biology (Plant) UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Takato Imaizumi, Biology
  • Myles Fenske, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Inferring Origins and Mechanisms of Polyploidy in Thalictrum
Presenter
  • Jens Christian (Jens) Johnson, Senior, Biology (Plant) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Jumping Genes and Double Flowers
Presenter
  • Erin Cote, Senior, Linguistics, Biology (General) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites The Contribution of Floral Scent to Pollination Syndrome
Presenter
  • Theresa Wang, Senior, Public Health-Global Health, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
  • Jeffrey Riffell, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites The Evolutionary History of Hackelia, a Genus of Plants in the Forget-Me-Not Family
Presenter
  • Wolfgang (Wolf) Rahfeldt, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation)
Mentor
  • Richard Olmstead, Biology, Burke Museum
Session

Add to my favorites Evolution of Genetic Pathways Affecting Petal and Stamen Development
Presenter
  • Jesus Martinez Gomez, Junior, Biology (General)
Mentors
  • Veronica Di Stilio, Biology
  • Kelsey Galimba, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites What Describes A Successful Urban Ecological Restoration Project?
Presenter
  • Yiyan Ge, Senior, Economics, Environmental Studies Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Gordon Bradley, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • P. Sean McDonald, Program on the Environment
  • Martha Moritz, Environmental & Forest Sciences, UW Grounds Management
Session

Add to my favorites Stormwater, Stewardship, and Service Learning: Tracking Contaminants as a Community Outreach Project
Presenter
  • Austin Jennings, Senior, Environmental Science, UW Tacoma
Mentor
  • Joyce Dinglasan-Panlilio, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Tacoma Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Applications of RADAR and Object-based Image Analysis for Yellowstone National Park's Multitemporal Wetland Dynamics
Presenter
  • Max Sugarman, Senior, Environmental Science & Resource Management, International Studies UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • L. Monika Moskal, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Meghan Halabisky, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Finding the Center of Local Food
Presenter
  • Emily Noyd, Senior, Environmental Studies
Mentor
  • P. Sean McDonald, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, Program on the Environment
Session

Add to my favorites Chenopodium spp. Seed Use at North Creek Shelter, Utah
Presenter
  • Kayla Worthey, Senior, Anthropology: Archaeological Sciences Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Donald Grayson, Anthropology
  • Lisbeth Louderback, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites The Chengdu Plain and Water Quality: A Comparative Study of the Effects of Settlement Patterns
Presenter
  • Jenna Pang, Junior, Mechanical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Stevan Harrell, Anthropology, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Purpose in Preservation: Management of a Forest Service Historic Property
Presenter
  • Alana Vidmar, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
Mentor
  • Jill Sterrett, Urban Design & Planning
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 Thinking the Body: Theory and Body Image Activism
Presenter
  • Kate Walford, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
Mentors
  • Tylir McKenzie, Gender, Women, & Sexuality Studies, University of Washington-Tacoma
  • Amy Peloff, Comparative History of Ideas
Session

Add to my favorites The Preliminary Efficacy, Feasibility and Acceptability of a Brief Audio-Guided Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Mindfulness Skills Intervention for College Students
Presenter
  • Kay Chai, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Marsha Linehan, Psychology
  • Maria Vicenta Navarro Haro, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Emotional Perception of Neutral Images: The Facial Feedback Hypothesis
Presenters
  • Katarina (KJ) Juarez, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
  • Kimi Kogachi, Junior, Psychology, Seattle University
Mentor
  • Kathleen Cook, Psychology, Seattle University
Session

Add to my favorites Sex-related Drinking Motives as Mediators between Women's Sexual Victimization History and Both Alcohol Consumption and Sexual Risk-Taking
Presenter
  • Madeleine (Maddy) Gauger, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • William George, Psychology
  • Cynthia Stappenbeck, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Kelly Kajumulo, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Gender Disparities in the Technology Industry: The Effects of Stereotypical Environments on Employer Hiring Decisions
Presenter
  • Elizabeth (Ellie) Stillwell, Senior, Psychology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Sapna Cheryan, Psychology
  • Sianna Ziegler, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Lost in Translation: The Issues of Trans-Cultural Communication of Sacrificial Terminology in the Septuagintal Leviticus
Presenter
  • Benjamin Rhys (Ben) Winslow, Senior, Classics Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • James Clauss, Classics
Session

Add to my favorites The Newbook Project: Digital Texts in the Humanities of the Joseph Mathia Svoboda Diaries
Presenters
  • Sierra Van Burkleo, Senior, Anthropology Mary Gates Scholar
  • Aaron Kumar Gupta, Sophomore, Pre Engineering
  • Rachel Yim (Rachel) Schlotfeldt, Senior, English
  • Tessa Eileen Carter, Senior, International Studies
Mentor
  • Walter Andrews, Near Eastern Languages & Civilization
Session

Add to my favorites The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Imperial Women in Tacitus and Cassius Dio
Presenter
  • Kathleen Noll, Senior, Latin, History UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Alain Gowing, Classics
Session

Add to my favorites Modern Dystocia: Ancient Perspectives on a Timeless Issue
Presenter
  • David Eric (Dave) Brodhead, Senior, Greek UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Lawrence Bliquez, Classics
Session

Add to my favorites The Emma B. Andrews Diary Project
Presenters
  • Sarah Elizabeth (Sarah) Johnson, Junior, History
  • Allison Skinner, Junior, Anthropology
  • Chelsea Kristine (Chelsea) Cooper, Junior, Anthropology, History McNair Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
  • Ema Bushnell, Junior, Anthropology: Archaeological Sciences Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Walter Andrews, Near Eastern Languages & Civilization
Session

Add to my favorites Becoming with Youth Homelessness: Misrepresentations and the Politics of (In)visibility
Presenter
  • David Chen, Senior, Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Maria Elena Garcia, Comparative History of Ideas
Session

Add to my favorites What's in an A?: An Exploration of Negotiations of Identity and Achievement within a Somali Refugee Community in South Seattle
Presenter
  • Carina M. Wayman, Senior, Anthropology UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Stevan Harrell, Anthropology, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Fitting in by Being Unique: Bulgarian Cultural Heritage Maintenance Efforts in the Seattle Area
Presenter
  • Skyler Hutchison, Senior, Anthropology, Comparative History of Ideas
Mentor
  • Laada Bilaniuk, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites Social Connectedness of Japanese-Americans in the Pacific Northwest: A Sociolinguistic Case Study
Presenter
  • Sam Sanches, Senior, Linguistics, Speech & Hearing Sciences UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Alicia Wassink, Linguistics
Session

Add to my favorites Silence, Not Absence: Performance and Maps of Belonging in Rural Nicaragua
Presenter
  • Elise Butterfield, Senior, Dance: Creative Studies, International Studies Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Antonio Lucero, Jackson School of International Studies
Session

Add to my favorites Narratives of Division and Reconciliation: A Study of South Korean Television Dramas
Presenter
  • Jennifer Soo Young (Jenny) Kang, Senior, Computer Science, International Studies UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Clark W Sorensen, Jackson School of International Studies
  • Deborah Porter, Jackson School of International Studies
Session

Add to my favorites Juvenile Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) Track a Shifting Mosaic of Habitat Conditions over the Early Summer Feeding Period
Presenter
  • Jeffrey Raymond (Jeff) Baldock, Senior, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Daniel Schindler, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Emerging Roles for the Gonadal Kisspeptin System in Sexual Development of Sablefish
Presenter
  • Marian Fairgrieve, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Adam Luckenbach, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Northwest Fisheries Science Center
  • Graham Young, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Genetic Analysis of River Otter in Possession Sound
Presenters
  • Elayna Sams, Sophomore, Biology, Everett Community College
  • Ceanna Nicole Heit,
Mentors
  • Ardi Kveven, Ocean Research College Academy, Everett Community College
  • Robin Araniva, Ocean Research College Academy, Everett Community College
  • Ingeborg C. Gormley, Ocean Research College Academy, Everett Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Habitat Selectivity by Salmonids
Presenter
  • Jenna Marie (Jenna) Keeton, Senior, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Mentor
  • Daniel Schindler, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites You Forgot the Women Sizwe
Presenter
  • Kayla Marie (Kayla) Dreysse, Senior, Drama
Mentor
  • Stefka Mihaylova, Drama
Session

Add to my favorites The Apartheid and the Holocaust: Political Theatre in Action
Presenter
  • Ashley Almon, Junior, Art History
Mentor
  • Stefka Mihaylova, Drama
Session

Add to my favorites Necessary Conditions: Political Party Majority Thresholds that May Need be Achieved in Order to Pass Significant Programmatic and Budgetary Legislation Recommended to Prevent Another 2008 Like Crisis
Presenter
  • Scott Matthew (Scott) Hodges, Senior, Economics, Mathematics (Philosophy), Political Science UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Victor Menaldo, Political Science
  • Rebecca Thorpe, Political Science
Session

Add to my favorites Occupying Rights: The Exhaustion of Rights in the Era of Novel Social Movements
Presenter
  • Nicholas Obando, Senior, Political Science
Mentor
  • Michael McCann, Political Science
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

Add to my favorites The Role of Calcium Signaling in the Development of Cortical Interneurons
Presenter
  • Charles William (Charlie) Dickey, Senior, Digital Arts & Experimental Media, Neurobiology Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • William Moody, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of Control on Tasks Involving Automatic Processing
Presenter
  • Sandrine Girard, Senior, Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Chantal Prat, Psychology
  • Theresa Becker Zolnikov, Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Identification of Functional Modulators of Acsl in Maintenance of Terminal Dendrites
Presenter
  • Ashley Lau, Junior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Jay Parrish, Biology
  • Jiae Lee, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Fluctuation in the Fundamental Frequency of Zebra Finch Song Syllables Under Constant Light Conditions
Presenter
  • Kara Jackson, Senior, Neurobiology, Linguistics UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • David Perkel, Biology, Otolaryngology - Head And Neck Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites Implications of an Impaired Mirror Neuron System in Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD): A Study of Functional Gesture Quality During a Game of Charades
Presenter
  • Michaela Lambert, Senior, Biology, Whitman College
Mentors
  • Leena Knight, Biological Sciences, Whitman College
  • Susan Rivera, Psychology, UC Davis
  • Jen Pokorny, Psychology, UC Davis
Session

Add to my favorites The Role of the Passions in Normative Epistemology
Presenter
  • Matthew (Matt) Hernandez, Senior, Philosophy, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Angela Coventry, Philosophy, Portland State University
Session

Add to my favorites Global Health Betrayal? Reproduction of Unequal and Uncaring Exchanges
Presenter
  • Cynthia Irene (Cynthia) Simekha, Senior, Public Health-Global Health EIP Scholar, Presidential Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Victoria Lawson, Geography
  • Matthew Sparke, Geography, UCSC
Session

Add to my favorites Novel Method to Determine Growth and Mortality Rates of Marine Microbes using Continuous Flow Cytometry
Presenter
  • Maria Mercedes (Maria) Hamilton, Senior, Microbiology Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar
Mentors
  • Virginia Armbrust, Oceanography
  • Francois Ribalet, Oceanography
  • Gwenn Hennon, Oceanography
  • Megan Schatz, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Seasonal and Strain Specific Variation in Pseudo-nitzschia Viral Susceptibility in the Pacific Northwest
Presenter
  • Nicolette McCary, Senior, Oceanography Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Gabrielle Rocap, Oceanography
  • Michael Carlson, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Evolutionary History and Environmental Expression of Iron Metabolism Genes in Diatoms: A High Resolution Investigation
Presenter
  • Ryan D Groussman, Junior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Micaela Parker, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Exploring the Protective Role of the Algal Microbiome During Stress
Presenter
  • Hannah Roberts, Senior, French, Microbiology
Mentors
  • Caroline Harwood, Microbiology
  • Kathryn Fixen, Microbiology
  • Rose Ann Cattolico, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Effects of Low Dissolved Oxygen on the Puget Sound Copepod, Calanus pacificus
Presenter
  • Matthew Grodzins, Senior, Oceanography, Aquatic & Fishery Sciences Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Julie Keister, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Targeted Proteomics of Enzymes that Lead to the Loss of Nitrogen from the Ocean
Presenter
  • Emily Cyr, Senior, Oceanography
Mentors
  • Rick Keil, Oceanography
  • Jacquelyn Neibauer, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Uncovering the Evolutionary History of Pseudo-nitzschia: Connecting Physiology and Molecular Phylogeny
Presenter
  • Terence Leach, Junior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation), Oceanography Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Gabrielle Rocap, Oceanography
  • Michael Carlson, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Re-Imagining Identities: Racial and Ethnic Discourses within Seattle's Habesha Community
Presenter
  • Azeb Madebo, Senior, Communication, Anthropology Mary Gates Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Ralina Joseph, Communication
Session

Add to my favorites The Imperial Agenda and Oil Concessions Concerning the Iraqi Railways: From Baghdad to Kirkuk, 1920-1929
Presenter
  • Melinda (Mindy) Cohoon, Senior, History, Urban Honors Program, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Laura Robson, History, Portland State University
Session

Add to my favorites Reconstructing Activity Patterns at Epidamnus, Albania: Impacts of Greek and Roman Colonization
Presenter
  • Jennifer Wright, Senior, Anthropology, University of Northern Colorado McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Britney McIlvaine, Anthropology, University of Northern Colorado
Session

Add to my favorites Stylistic Variations of La Refugiana within the Nineteenth-Century Mexican Retablo Tradition
Presenter
  • Jillian Martin, Senior, Art History, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Carmen Ripolles, Art History, Portland State University
Session

Add to my favorites Repeatable Optical Growth Recorder (ROGR)
Presenter
  • Robert (Bob) Petersen, Senior, Electrical Engineering
Mentors
  • David Stahl, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Nicholas Elliott, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Naturally Secreted Alpha-Defensins Enhance Viral Replication in a Small Intestinal Organoid Model
Presenter
  • Beth Bromme, Senior, Microbiology Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Jason Smith, Microbiology
  • Sarah Wilson, Microbiology
Session

Add to my favorites Development of Rapid and Affordable Label-free Biosensor Platform using Silicon Photonic Technology
Presenters
  • Wen Xuan (Vince) Wu, Senior, Electrical Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
  • Qian Wang, Senior, Mechanical Engineering
Mentors
  • Daniel Ratner, Bioengineering
  • Shon Schmidt, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites A Time-Series Analysis of 30 Years of Wind and Wave Data from Ocean Weather Station Papa
Presenter
  • Derek Belka, Fifth Year, Civil Engineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Schwendeman, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Jim Thomson, Applied Physics Laboratory, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Suspended Sediment Concentration and Grain-size Distribution in the Elwha River Surface Plume and Delta
Presenter
  • Trevor John (Trevor) Harrison, Senior, Oceanography
Mentors
  • Andrea Ogston, Oceanography
  • Emily Eidam, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites High Resolution Bathymetric Survey of the Submarine Surface Expression of the Seattle Fault
Presenter
  • Cassandra Marie (Cassie) Bongiovanni, Senior, Earth and Space Sciences: Geology
Mentor
  • Miles Logsdon, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Bathymetry Effects on the Surfability of Waves and the Development of Artificial Surf Reefs (ASR)
Presenter
  • Kirstyn Goodger, Senior, Oceanography
Mentors
  • Eric D'Asaro, Oceanography
  • Miles Logsdon, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Measuring Dissolved Oxygen Content in Oxygen Minimum Zones: Modification of the Winkler Method
Presenter
  • Christina Nhan, Sophomore, Chemistry NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Craig McNeil, Applied Physics Laboratory, Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Eric D'Asaro, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Devolving a Technique to Quantitatively Infer Geomorphic Process and Origin using Multibeam Sonar Imaging
Presenter
  • Paul Russell, Senior, Oceanography
Mentor
  • Miles Logsdon, Oceanography
Session

Add to my favorites Characterizing Microplastics of Surface Waters from the Puget Sound, Washington
Presenter
  • Lauren Rochelle (Lauren) Johnson, Senior, Environmental Science, UW Tacoma
Mentor
  • Julie Masura, Environmental Science
Session

Add to my favorites Legacy Lead Isotopic Signature in Riverine Sediments in Everett, Washington
Presenter
  • Christine Heisen, Sophomore, Undecided, Everett Community College
Mentors
  • Bruce Nelson, Earth & Space Sciences
  • Ardi Kveven, , Everett Community College
  • Robin Araniva, Ocean Research College Academy, Everett Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Bushmeat Poaching and Consumption in Northern Tanzania
Presenter
  • Ahren Stroming, Senior, Politics and Environmental Studies, Whitman College
Mentor
  • Philip Brick, Political Science, Whitman College
Session

Add to my favorites Shifts in Energy Allocation in Response to Changes in the Environment in Mytilus trossulus
Presenter
  • Michelle M. (Michelle) Mc Cartha, Senior, Environmental Science, UW Tacoma Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Kenneth Sebens, Biology
  • Emily Carrington, Biology
  • Bonnie Becker, Environmental Science, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Tacoma Campus)
  • Laura Newcomb, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Whitman Walk - An Ecological and Community Restoration Project
Presenter
  • Byron William (Byron) Brink, Junior, Landscape Architecture
Mentors
  • Ernesto Alvarado, Environmental & Forest Sciences
  • Jim Cronan, Environmental & Forest Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Modernism in Landscape Architecture: Balboa Park
Presenter
  • Jianghezi (Alexis) Zheng, Sophomore, Landscape Architecture
Mentor
  • Elizabeth Umbanhowar, Landscape Architecture
Session

Add to my favorites Innovation for the Future of Primary Flight Displays
Presenter
  • Sarah Churng, Fifth Year, Design: Interaction Design Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Axel Roesler, Art, Design
Session

Add to my favorites The Value of an Urban Streetscape: The Impact of Parking on Belltown's Streets
Presenter
  • Steven (Steve) De Walt, Senior, Community, Environment, & Planning
Mentors
  • Caitlin Dean, Community & Environmental Planning
  • Ryan Miller, Urban Design & Planning
Session

Add to my favorites Uncovering the Uses and Needs of Third Avenue
Presenters
  • Natausha (Tausha) Sabin-Lee, Senior, Extended Pre-Major
  • James Clifton (James) Wildt, Senior, Sociology
Mentor
  • ManChui Leung, Sociology
Session

Add to my favorites Interfacial Defects in Cu/Zn/Sn/Se (CZTS) Thin-film Solar Cells
Presenter
  • Jannel Kristen Quintanilla (Jannel) Banks, Sophomore, Physics: Comprehensive Physics UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • David Ginger, Chemistry
  • Sarah Vorpahl, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Reversibility of Compound I Formation in the Reduction of Hydrogen Peroxide by Horseradish Peroxidase
Presenter
  • Margaux Marie (Margaux) Pinney, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry Amgen Scholar, Levinson Emerging Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • James Mayer, Chemistry
  • Carolyn Valdez, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Supercharging of Native-Like Proteins and Protein Complexes: Effects of m-Nitrobenzyl Alcohol versus Sulfolane
Presenter
  • Christiane (Chrissy) Stachl, Senior, Chemistry, Neurobiology Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Matthew Bush, Chemistry
  • Samuel Allen, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Catalytic Asymmetric Synthesis of Cyclic Ethers Containing an α-Tetrasubstituted Stereocenter
Presenter
  • Karl Thomas (Karl) Haelsig, Senior, Chemistry (ACS Certified), Biochemistry
Mentor
  • Gojko Lalic, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites The Composition of a Vesicular Lipid Membrane Affects its Temperature Dependence
Presenter
  • Ranee James, Senior, Physics: Comprehensive Physics Mary Gates Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Sarah L. Keller, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites The Influence of Quantum Dot Surface Ligands on the Operation of Hybrid Polymer/Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Presenter
  • Wenbi Wu, Senior, Biochemistry, Chemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • David Ginger, Chemistry
  • Adam Colbert, Chemistry
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Investigation of Solution-Based Chemistry in Kesterite Structured Semiconductors for Photovoltaic Application
Presenter
  • Philip John Gulsrud, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr
Mentor
  • Hugh Hillhouse, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Integrating Lipid Bilayers in H+-FETS for Bioinspired Energy Conversion
Presenter
  • Carina Arboleda, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Marco Rolandi, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Wei Sun, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Flexible Protonic Devices
Presenter
  • Rylan Kautz, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Marco Rolandi, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Effect of Band-Gap Engineering on Energies of Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances in Zinc Oxide Semiconductor Nanocrystals
Presenter
  • Xing Yee Gan, Senior, Chemistry Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Daniel Gamelin, Chemistry
  • Alina Schimpf, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Identifying Forest Conservation Leverage Points: A Case Study from the Gold Mining Frontier of Madre de Dios, Peru
Presenter
  • Sophia Winkler-Schor, Junior, Environmental Science & Resource Management, Environmental Studies Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Jason Scullion, Environmental & Forest Sciences, McDaniel College
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Porous Membrane-Based, Proportional Signal Assay for the Detection of Small Molecules
Presenter
  • Jared Houghtaling, Senior, Bioen: Nanoscience & Molecular Engr Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentor
  • Elain Fu, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Cost-Efficient Detection of Blood Phenylalanine via 2 Dimensional Paper Networks
Presenter
  • Kimberly De Los Reyes, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Elain Fu, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Lipid-Drug Interaction Enabled Nanoparticle Formulation of an Insoluble Antitumor Drug 2-methoxyestradiol
Presenter
  • Ziyao Wang, Senior, Bioen: Nanoscience & Molecular Engr, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Cuiling Shu, Pharmaceutics
  • Rodney Ho, Bioengineering, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Pharmaceutics
Session

Add to my favorites Using Zwitterionic Polymer Coated Magnetic Microbeads to Construct Immunoassay for Early-Stage Diseases Diagnostics
Presenter
  • Ruihong (Redd) Wang, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr
Mentors
  • Shaoyi Jiang, Chemical Engineering
  • Andrew Sinclair, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Baseline Fermentation Data Collection for Biological Gas-to-Liquid Fuel Conversion
Presenter
  • Xinran Tiffany (Tiffany) Du, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr
Mentors
  • Alexey Gilman, Chemical Engineering
  • Mary Lidstrom, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Integrating Global Health Skills and Competencies into Nursing Education
Presenters
  • Maureen Elizabeth Oscadal, Fifth Year, Nursing UW Honors Program
  • Kendra Sweeney Clawson, Senior, Psychology, Nursing
Mentors
  • Sarah Gimbel, Family and Child Nursing
  • Pamela Kohler, Global Health, Psychosocial & Community Health
Session

Add to my favorites Cognitive Effects of Silencing Dopamine Receptor-1 Expressing Cells in Dentate Nucleus of Cerebellum in Mice
Presenter
  • Julia Licholai, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • Larry Zweifel, Pharmacology, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
  • Erik Carlson, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of Clinically and Functionally Relevant Mutations on the Flexibility of Muscle Contraction-Regulating Proteins
Presenter
  • Greg Medlock, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of the P82S Mutation on Ca2+ Binding Affinity to Cardiac Troponin and Troponin I-Troponin C Interactions 
Presenter
  • Lucas Oxenford, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
  • Yuanhua Cheng, Bioengineering
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 Impact of Organic Substrates on Growth and Activity of Marine Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea
Presenter
  • Jessie Zou, Senior, Biochemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Wei Qin, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • David Stahl, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Optimization of Non-Fouling Surface Polymers in Silicon Photonic Biosensors
Presenter
  • Gina Hansen, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Daniel Ratner, Bioengineering
  • James Kirk, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Residual Stress of a Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Double Box Beam
Presenter
  • Russell Patrick (Russell) Kilgannon, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Brian Flinn, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites The Colonization of Flesh Flies on Remains Charred by use of Accelerants
Presenters
  • Kristin Campbell, Junior, Biology, North Seattle College
  • Mia Kollia, Junior, Molecular Biology, North Seattle College
Mentors
  • Elizabeth Goulet, Biology, North Seattle Community College
  • Ann Murkowski, Biology, North Seattle College
Session

Add to my favorites Food Insecurity on the University of Washington Tacoma (UWT) Campus
Presenters
  • Nghia (Peter) Le, Senior, Healthcare Leadership (Tacoma Campus)
  • Eileen Papale, Junior, Healthcare Leadership (Tacoma Campus)
Mentor
  • Christine Stevens, Nursing (Tacoma Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites Exploring the Mutated Tronponin Subunit to Better Understand Distal Arthrogryposis
Presenter
  • Min Kim, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Alice Ward Racca, Bioengineering
  • Michael Regnier, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Faunal Change in the Cabbage Patch Beds of Western Montana 28 to 25 Million Years Ago: Relationships with Environmental Change and Fossil Preservation
Presenters
  • Zoelle Alexandra (Zoey) Whisler, Senior, Earth and Space Sciences: Geology, Anthropology: Archaeological Sciences
  • Kristin Dahl Cairns, Junior, Biology (Physiology)
  • Mitchell Arthur (Mitch) Sturtevant, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
  • Aidan Stone, Senior, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation)
  • Nicolas Cypro, Senior, Neurobiology
Mentors
  • Jonathan Calede, Biology
  • Gregory Wilson, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Optimizing Cationic Gold Nanoparticles for Plasmonic Emulsion Applications
Presenter
  • Sim (Sim Yee) Chen, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr
Mentor
  • Lilo Pozzo, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Birth Center and Home Birth Emergency Transfers: The EMS Factor
Presenter
  • Aubrei Ackerman, Sophomore, Bachelor/Master of Science in Midwifery, Seattle Central College
Mentors
  • Alyssa Hahn, Midwifery, Bastyr University
  • lisa stotts, Midwifery, Bastyr University
  • Wendy Gordon, Other, Bastyr University
Session

Add to my favorites Full Steam Ahead: A Preliminary Study of the Joseph M. Svoboda Diaries and the Role of Steamship Commerce on the 19th Century Iraqi Economy
Presenter
  • Kelsey Hallahan, Senior, History, Near Eastern Studies (Languages & Civilization) Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Walter Andrews, Near Eastern Languages & Civilization
Session

Add to my favorites Adolescent Sleep Effect on Body Composition, Activity Level, and Nutrition
Presenters
  • Lauren Ann (Lauren) Welty, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Elizabeth Loring Rodgers, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
  • Adrianna Silva, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Andrea Landis, Nursing
  • Gail Kieckhefer, Family and Child Nursing
Session

Add to my favorites Group Tutoring and Facilitation Strategies for English Language Learners
Presenter
  • Ronald Daniel (Ron) Keller, Senior, Philosophy
Mentors
  • Jenny Halpin, English
  • Peter Freeman, English
Session

Add to my favorites Pacific Islander Tradtional Medicine Practicies in Washington State
Presenters
  • Charlotte Lee, Junior, Dance: Dance Studies, Anthropology
  • Edward Chave Nainby Luxmoore, Junior, Anthropology, Communication
  • Brianne Ramos, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth
  • Danny Shelton, Junior, Anthropology
Mentor
  • Holly Barker, Anthropology
Session

Add to my favorites Foraminifera Record Anthropogenic Pollution in Elliott Bay, Puget Sound, Washington
Presenter
  • Bijia Zhang, Senior, Earth and Space Sciences: Geology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Ruth Martin, Burke Museum, Earth & Space Sciences
  • Elizabeth Nesbitt, Earth & Space Sciences
Session

Add to my favorites Analyzing Parent Engagement Measures in Urban Communities
Presenters
  • Elizabeth Castro, Junior, International Studies
  • Felisha Palomera, Sophomore, Pre-Social Sciences
Mentors
  • Joe Lott, Education
  • Ann Ishimaru, Education
  • Jessica Salvador, Education
  • Aditi Rajendran, Education
  • Ismael Fajardo, Education
Session

Add to my favorites Ytterbium-Doped Cadmium Selenide for Luminescent Solar Concentrators WebRep    
Presenter
  • Lindsey M. (Lindsey) Kornowske, Senior, Chemistry Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Daniel Gamelin, Chemistry
  • Charles Barrows, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Specialty Care Coordination Practices in Community Health Clinics
Presenters
  • Matthew (Matt) Todd, Junior, Global Studies (Bothell)
  • Ladna A Farah, Senior, Biology (Bothell Campus)
  • Henry Rawner
Mentor
  • Mabel Ezeonwu, Nursing (Bothell Campus), University of Washington Bothell
Session

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 Using Data from Photo Sharing Websites to Model the Distributions of Mt. Rainier's Wildflowers
Presenter
  • Samuel (Lane) Felker, Senior, Computer Science
Mentors
  • Melanie Harsch, Biological Sciences
  • Ian Breckheimer, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites Prevalence of Post-Stroke Fatigue
Presenter
  • Tika Permata Padmasana, Senior, Nursing UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Pamela Mitchell, Biobehavioral Nursing & Health Systems
Session

Add to my favorites How Proteins Control Electrons
Presenter
  • Thao H. (Thao) Nguyen, Junior, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Stefan Stoll, Chemistry
  • Ellen Hayes, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Education Under Recession: The Effect of Recession on the Relation between Education and Earning
Presenter
  • Yidan Zhu, Senior, Economics UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Rachel Heath, Economics
Session

Add to my favorites Synthesis and Reactivity of a Doubly Deprotonated Diimine Dioximate Complex and its Multimetallic Derivatives
Presenter
  • Yuting Lin, Senior, Chemistry
Mentors
  • Danielle Henckel, Chemistry
  • Brandi Cossairt, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites The Influence of Nutritional Status on Mutation Rates and Replicative Lifespan in Mutator Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenters
  • Sarah Stanton, Freshman, Biochemistry
  • Maryann Li, Sophomore, Pre-Sciences
  • Margarete Daniels, Senior, Pre-Nursing, Extended Pre-Major
Mentors
  • Mitchell Lee, Pathology
  • Matt Kaeberlein, Pathology
  • Alan Herr, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Changes in Self-Rated Health during the Transition to Retiring Living among Medicare Recipients in the Medicare Health Outcomes Survey
Presenter
  • Colby Lea, Junior, Biology (General), Microbiology
Mentor
  • Stephen Thielke, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
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

Add to my favorites Mobilization of Blasts and Leukemia Stem Cells by Anti-CXCR4 Antibody BMS-936564 (MDX 1338) in Patients With Relapsed/Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Presenter
  • Lauren Dennis, Junior, Biology (Physiology) UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Pamela Becker, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Developmental Growth Rates for Young Children with Developmental Delays Enrolled in Early Intervention at Kindering
Presenter
  • Taylor Lynn (Taylor) Frazier, Junior, Law, Economics & Public Policy (Bothell)
Mentor
  • Shauna Elbers Carlisle, Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences (Bothell Campus)
Session

Add to my favorites The Family Factor: Influence on Depression in At-risk Youth
Presenter
  • Jennifer O'Hare, Fifth Year, Nursing UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Elaine Adams Thompson, Nursing
Session

Add to my favorites Phonic Earth, Looking At the World through Sound
Presenter
  • Alaia D'Alessandro, Senior, Comparative History of Ideas Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Phillip Thurtle, Comparative History of Ideas, History
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 Metal Complex Stability in CZTS Synthesis for Terawatt-Scale Solution Processed Solar Cells
Presenter
  • Conor Michael (Conor) O'brien, Senior, Chemical Engr: Nanosci & Molecular Engr UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Hugh Hillhouse, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Viral Myths and Biopolitical Disruptions Amid the Emergence of a Novel Coronavirus
Presenter
  • William Tsang, Junior, Public Health-Global Health Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Matthew Sparke, Global Health, UCSC
  • Maria Elena Garcia, Comparative History of Ideas
Session

Add to my favorites Dual Chlorophyll Synthesis Genes in Diatoms: Redundant for a Reason?
Presenter
  • James Miller, Senior, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Heather Hunsperger, Biology
  • Rose Ann Cattolico, Biology
Session

Add to my favorites A Model for Stratification of a Colloid-Laden Thin Film
Presenter
  • Aizen Katherine (Aizen) Ulric, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr
Mentor
  • Lucien Brush, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Evidence of Neurally Derived Tumors Due to Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Transplantation as a Means to Alleviate Functional Locomotor Loss in Chronic Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Presenter
  • Sylvia N. Stellmacher, Senior, Biology (Physiology) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Philip Horner, Neurological Surgery
Session

Add to my favorites The Effect of Feedback on Serial Position Effects during a Visual Judgment of Mean Location
Presenter
  • Wendy Coard, Senior, Biology (General), Psychology UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Geoffrey Boynton, Psychology
  • Bjorn P. Hubert Wallander, Psychology
Session

Add to my favorites Identification of Paracrine Factors Produced by Islet Endothelial Cells that Enhance Insulin Secretion
Presenter
  • Loren Hart, Senior, Biology (Physiology)
Mentors
  • Rebecca Hull, Medicine
  • Michael Peters, Medicine, Seattle Institute for Biomedical and Clinical Research
Session

Add to my favorites New Protein Inhibitor of miRNA-21 Biogenesis
Presenter
  • Matthew Ellis, Senior, Chemistry, Biochemistry UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Gabriele Varani, Chemistry
  • Yu Chen, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Elucidating the Structure of GRPE, a HIV-1 Packaging RNA Element
Presenter
  • Joshua Cochran, Graduate,
Mentors
  • Gabriele Varani, Chemistry
  • Kate Godin, Chemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Isolation and Phylogenetic Characterization of Ammonia-Oxidizing Archaea in Soils
Presenter
  • Julia Kobelt, Sophomore, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental)
Mentors
  • David Stahl, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Anthony Bertagnolli, Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Wei Qin, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Evaluation of Ag and Au Nanoparticle Concentrations in Respect to Performance Enhancement in Organic Photovoltaics
Presenters
  • Tucker Murrey, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr
  • James (Jamie) Herold, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr
Mentor
  • Christine Luscombe, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Determining the Role of Defects in Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Nanowires for Organic Photovoltaics
Presenters
  • Charles James (Charlie) Garcia, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Kenneth Khang Nguyen, Senior, Mat Sci & Engr: Nanosci & Moleculr Engr
Mentors
  • Christine Luscombe, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Katherine Mazzio, Materials Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Synthesis of CdSe Nanotetrapods for Applications in Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Photovoltaics
Presenter
  • Ila Kuntum, Senior, Materials Science & Engineering Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentors
  • Christine Luscombe, Materials Science & Engineering
  • Katherine Mazzio, Materials Science & Engineering
Session