Found 57 projects

Poster Presentation 1

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Add to my favorites A Computational Model for a Global Health Anesthetic Vaporizer
Presenter
  • Ross Boitano, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating the Expression of Human Defensin 5 in Tumors for Applications in Cancer Therapy
Presenter
  • Peter Beidler, Sophomore, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Andre Lieber, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Paramater Estimation and Association between Different Growth Conditions for Cell Circuits
Presenter
  • Keagan Moo, Senior, Bioengineering, Informatics
Mentor
  • Kyung Kim, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Automated Device for Sensitive Detection of an Influenza Virus Surface Glycoprotein
Presenter
  • Alexis Fleming, Junior, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Joshua Buser, Bioengineering
  • Caitlin Anderson, Bioengineering
  • Paul Yager, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Investigating State-Dependent Changes in Cortical Connectivity in the Freely Behaving Primate
Presenter
  • Camille Birch, Senior, Bioengineering, Computer Science Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Eberhard Fetz,
Session

Add to my favorites Design of a Photo-switchable Protein Using Bacterial FimH
Presenter
  • Brianna McIntosh, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Development of an Artificial Biliary System through Co-Culture of Nonparenchymal Liver Cells
Presenter
  • Jonathan (Jon) Mene, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Kelly Stevens, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Comparison of Dysphagia, Neck Pain, and Complications in Standalone versus Conventional Anterior Cervical Discectomy  
Presenter
  • Brittni Burgess, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Christian Fisahn, Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, Swedish Medical Center
Session

Add to my favorites Automatic Characterization of User Errors in Spirometry
Presenter
  • Andrew Luo, Senior, Computer Science, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Eric Whitmire, Computer Science & Engineering
  • Shwetak Patel, Computer Science & Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Cerebrovascular Reserve as a Biomarker for Early Alzheimer's Disease in Elderly Patients
Presenter
  • Leonard Chen, Senior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Swati Rane, Radiology, UW Medical Center
  • Swati Rane, Radiology
Session

Add to my favorites Viva la Violacein: An Affordable Real-Time Cell Culture Analyzer
Presenters
  • Cameron T. Roots, Senior, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental), Biochemistry Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Brandy Snow (Brandy) Tang, Senior, Bioengineering
  • Anne Bania, Sophomore, Pre-Major (Arts & Sciences) Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Yoshitaka (Yoshi) Goto, Senior, Bioengineering
  • Natalie Johnston, Senior, Bioengineering Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • George Sun, Senior, Bioengineering Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
  • Sun (Sunny) Park, Senior, Biochemistry Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee
Mentor
  • Liangcai Gu, Biochemistry
Session

Oral Presentation 1

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM

Add to my favorites Development of a Simplified Enzymatic Reaction System for a Paper-Based HIV Drug Resistance Test
Presenter
  • Nikki Higa, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
  • Nuttada Panpradist, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Microfluidic Flow Chamber Array to Study Viridans Group Streptococci 
Presenter
  • Christian Matthews, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Renal Cell Carcinoma Kidney-Tumor-on-a-Chip to Mimic Tumor-Induced Angiogenesis
Presenter
  • Connor Tsuchida, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program, Undergraduate Research Conference Travel Awardee, Washington Research Foundation Fellow
Mentors
  • Ying Zheng, Bioengineering
  • Chris Miller, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites An Observational Study on Breast Size Metrics for a Seattle Cancer Screening Population
Presenters
  • Payton Christiano, Senior, Bioengineering
  • Siying (Lysia) Li, Senior, Informatics: Data Science
Mentors
  • Larry Pierce, Radiology, UW Medical Center
  • Paul Kinahan, Radiology, UW Medical Center
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Fluorescence-Based Immunoassay for Rapid, Highly Sensitive, and Low-Cost Point-of-Care Influenza Diagnosis
Presenter
  • Philip Lee, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Paul Yager, Bioengineering
  • Koji Abe, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Detecting Diffuse Liver Disease through Tissue Harmonic Ultrasound Imaging
Presenter
  • Joanna Sun, Senior, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Michalakis Averkiou, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Design of Activatable Recognition Proteins for Improved In Vitro Diagnostics
Presenter
  • William (Bill) Koski, Senior, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Poster Presentation 2

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Add to my favorites Identifying and Validating Better Therapies for Glioblastoma Multiforme Using Synthetic Lethal Combinations
Presenter
  • Amy Hong, Senior, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Ray Monnat, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Bioprinting Viable Three Dimensional Aligned Tissue Constructs via Simple Biomaterial Post System
Presenter
  • Joseph Long, Recent Graduate, Bioengineering, University of Washington UW Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program
Mentors
  • Deok-Ho Kim, Bioengineering
  • Jonathan Tsui, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Surface Imaging System for Needle Biopsy to Detect its Adequacy and Rapid Cancer Lesion through Milli-Fluidic Device
Presenter
  • Roujia Wang, Senior, Bioengineering Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Eric Seibel, Mechanical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Probing Amyloid Aggregation Using Designed Peptides
Presenter
  • Timothy Bi, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
  • Nathan Maris, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites A Chamber for Anesthesia-Free Long-Term Imaging in Adult Zebrafish
Presenter
  • Micaela Everitt, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Ron Kwon, Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Quantification of FANCA Expression Required for the Suppression of Fanconi Anemia Induced Cellular Defects
Presenter
  • Manjot Singh, Junior, Bioengineering UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Ray Monnat, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Implementation of Fluorescence-Based Detection Methods for Semi-Quantitative Pathogen Evaluation in Point-of-Care Diagnostics
Presenter
  • Louise Hansen, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Paul Yager, Bioengineering
  • Josh Bishop, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Characterization and Photostability of a Red Fluorescent Standard
Presenter
  • Jasmine Graham, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Eric Seibel, Mechanical Engineering
  • Leonard Nelson, Mechanical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Using Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells to Change Urine into Kidney Organoids
Presenter
  • Kezia Philip, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Benjamin Freedman, Medicine
  • Nelly Cruz, Medicine
Session

Oral Presentation 2

3:30 PM to 5:15 PM

Add to my favorites Development of a Nanofiber Micronization Process for Water-Soluble Drug Delivery
Presenter
  • Christina Nhan, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentors
  • Kim A. Woodrow, Bioengineering
  • Rick Edmark, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Immune Modulation of Electrospun Nanofibers on Dendritic Cell Activation
Presenter
  • Namratha Potharaj, Senior, Bioengineering Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Kim A. Woodrow, Bioengineering
  • Jaehyung Park, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Correcting for Mass Transport Effects in Bacterial Adhesion Studies
Presenter
  • Kayla Hogan, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Modeling of Hydrodynamic Lift Effects on Initial Bacterial Adhesion under Different Flow Conditions
Presenter
  • Uyen Tran, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Wendy Thomas, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Light-Triggered Differentiation of Human Neural Stem Cells to Neurons
Presenter
  • Salimah Hussien, Junior, Bioengineering, Univ New Hampshire McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Kyung Jeong, Chemical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Detecting and Measuring the Concentration of Zinc in Water Using Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Presenters
  • Lauren Nicole Goetsch, Junior, Extended Pre-Engineering
  • Hieu Do, Junior, Pre Engineering NASA Space Grant Scholar
  • Pezhman Khorasani, Junior, Electrical Engineering
  • Caleb Ellington, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites RNA-Targeting CRISPR/Cas9 to Visualize RNA Trafficking in Differentiating Fibroblasts in Response to Disease Stimuli
Presenter
  • Jasmine Fuerte-Stone, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Jennifer Davis, Bioengineering, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Engineering a 3D Brain Microvessel Model for Study of Plasmodium falciparum Cerebral Malaria Pathogenesis
Presenter
  • Celina Gunnarsson, Senior, Bioengineering NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Ying Zheng, Bioengineering
Session

Poster Presentation 3

2:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Add to my favorites Molecular DNA Classifier Circuit for Disease Diagnostics
Presenter
  • Robyn Langevin, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Georg Seelig, Electrical Engineering
  • Randolph Lopez, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Development of a Small-Diameter Arteriole Model for Drug Testing and the Study of Endothelial-Perivascular Interactions
Presenter
  • Rachel Straughn, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Ying Zheng, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Venous to Arterial Endothelial Adaptation in Response to Pressure and Flow in Vitro
Presenter
  • Alexander Novokhodko, Senior, Bioengineering, Biology (Physiology) Levinson Emerging Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Ying Zheng, Bioengineering
  • Christian Mandrycky, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Design of Fc Binding Homooligomers for Structural Characterization of Antibodies
Presenter
  • Vanessa Nguyen, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Franziska Seeger, Biochemistry
Session

Add to my favorites Elevated Plantar Pressure in Women with History of Metatarsal Stress Fractures
Presenter
  • Moritz Lange, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Scott Telfer, Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Engineering a Complete Kidney Microvascular Niche
Presenter
  • Harrison Hiraki, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Ying Zheng, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Identifying Targeting Ligands to Nephrin and NEPH-1 by SELEX
Presenter
  • Ritika Jain, Senior, Bioengineering NASA Space Grant Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Suzie Pun, Bioengineering
  • Gary Liu, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Growth of Nickel Sulfate Hexahydrate Crystals in a Magnetic Field
Presenters
  • Kim-Lien Vu, Sophomore, Chemical Engineering, Edmonds Community College
  • Shannay Kammann, Sophomore, Mechanical Engineering, Edmonds Community College
  • Zumrat Makhkamova, Senior, Chemical Engineering , Edmonds Community College
  • Erica Toikka, Sophomore, Bioengineering, Biology, Nursing, Edmonds Community College
  • Lauren Valdez, Junior, Computer Science Engineering, Edmonds Community College
Mentor
  • Tom Fleming, Physics, Edmonds Community College
Session

Add to my favorites Where Does Merkel Cell Carcinoma Metastasize and How Does the Site and Timing of Initial Distant Metastasis Impact Survival?
Presenter
  • Jamiluddin (Jamil) Qazi, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Paul Nghiem, Medicine
Session

Add to my favorites Optimization of Optogenetic Stimulation Methods for Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
Presenter
  • Benjamin Pedigo, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Chet Moritz, Physiology & Biophysics, Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Sarah Mondello, Rehabilitation Medicine
Session

Poster Presentation 4

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Add to my favorites Capillary-Based Sequential Delivery to Enable Sensitive Detection of HIV Infection and Drug Resistance
Presenter
  • David McIntyre, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
  • Nuttada Panpradist, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Yeast Biosensor with Estrogen-Detecting CRISPR Transcription Factor for Low-cost Water Quality Screening
Presenters
  • Riley Maeliann (Riley) Stockard, Junior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
  • Nadia Popovici, Junior, Pre-Sciences
  • Miranda Nicole Howe, Sophomore, Pre Engineering
Mentor
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
Session

Add to my favorites Computational Model for Asymmetric Amplification to Enable HIV Drug Resistance Testing in Low-Resource Settings
Presenter
  • Annapurni Sriram, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
  • Nuttada Panpradist, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Peptide-Based Therapeutic for Type II Diabetes Mellitus
Presenter
  • Cheng-Chieh (Steven) Hsu, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Valerie Daggett, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Characterization of Human Blood Antigens using Mass Spectrometric (MS) Techniques
Presenter
  • Vaishnavi (Vaish) Dhawan, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentor
  • Daniel Ratner, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Whole Blood Inline Filtration Integrated with Silicon Photonic Biosensors for Indirect Blood Typing
Presenter
  • Zakariya (Zak) Khaleel, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Daniel Ratner, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Transgenic Yeast Biosensor: A Novel Detection Method for Copper Contamination
Presenters
  • Alan (alan) Cabrera, Senior, Bioengineering
  • Kyle Schuppe, Senior, Anthropology: Medical Anth & Global Hlth, Biochemistry
Mentors
  • Eric Klavins, Electrical Engineering
  • Daniel Lachance, Molecular Engineering and Science
Session

Add to my favorites In Vitro Characterization of Liver Cancer Cell Viability under Ultrasound and Microbubbles.
Presenter
  • Richard Zong, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentor
  • Michalakis Averkiou, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Design of an in Vivo, Repeatable, and Real Time Reporter for Myofibroblast Cell Fate as a Surrogate for Cardiac Fibrotic Remodeling
Presenter
  • Kevin Shi, Senior, Bioengineering, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentor
  • Jennifer Davis, Bioengineering, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Sequence-specific Capture of Pol Gene for Sensitive HIV Diagnostics
Presenter
  • Chin-Wei (Jonathan) Lim, Senior, Bioengineering Mary Gates Scholar
Mentors
  • Barry Lutz, Bioengineering
  • Nuttada Panpradist, Bioengineering
Session

Add to my favorites Microfluidic Yeast Replicative Lifespan
Presenter
  • Toby Ven, Junior, Bioengineering
Mentors
  • Kenneth Chen, Genome Sciences
  • Matthew Crane, Pathology
Session

Add to my favorites Electromechanical Dental Implant Stability Testing Device
Presenter
  • Philip Walczak, Senior, Bioengineering Levinson Emerging Scholar, Mary Gates Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • John Sorensen, Dentistry
  • Steve Shen, Mechanical Engineering
Session