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SERC-URGP RECIPIENTS SPRING 2010


BIOLOGY

Student

Faculty Mentor

Project Title

Christopher Alonzo Dr. Chumley Mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease drain
Travis Jones Dr. Chumchal Mercury concentrations in four different species of Snapper from the Northern Gulf of Mexico
Mary Martin Dr. Chumley Role of viral inflammation in the progression of Alzheimer’s disease
Fatima Sahyouni Dr. Hartman DNA sequencing of two candidate Genes of DEET resistance in C. elegans

CHEMISTRY

Student

Faculty Mentor

Project Title

Spencer Eggen

Dr. Annunziata Polymeric nanoparticles containing a poryphrin for drug delivery applications
Paul England Dr. Hanna Synthesis and characterization of bismuth aryloxides
Laramie Jameson Dr. Ryu Fluorescence-based riboswitch binding assay as a tool of antibiotic drug discovery and
biochemical sensing
Ana Morales Dr. Ryu Photochemical and genetic approaches to identify recombinant protein N-acetyltranferase in E.
coli
Ali Tareen Dr. Ryu In vitro selection of peptides that distinguish the riboswitch conformational changes

ENGINEERING

Student

Faculty Mentor

Project Title

Emmanuel Simo Dr. Diong

Signal processing of chest wall movement signals to determine if the Impulse oscillometry
system’s pressure pulses through the respiratory system result in chest wall movement


GEOLOGY

Student

Faculty Mentor

Project Title

Jonathan Roberts Dr. Hanson Ancient volcanic boulders in submarine mass-flow deposits in the Marathon fold belt of
West Texas

PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY

Student

Faculty Mentor

Project Title

Drew Chojnowski Dr. Frinchaboy Open clusters as galactic disk tracers
Kelly Jackson Dr. Frinchaboy Analysis of starcClusters in the galactic plane
Aaron Rocha Dr. Frinchaboy Isolating star clusters using stellar dust extinction in the galactic plane

PSYCHOLOGY

Student

Faculty Mentor

Project Title

Amber Arkel Dr. Petursdottir

Effects of an identity-matching prompt on the acquisition of auditory-visual conditional
discriminations

Sarah Casalinova Dr. Papini Effects of protein-synthesis inhibition on negative contrast: Systemic approach
Amy Hendrickson Dr. Boehm The effects of pro-inflammatory cytokines and chemokines on LPS-induced deficits in memory consolidation
Tereza Hopewell Dr. Petursdottir Understanding the motivations of problem behavior
Lizzie Richardson Dr. Papini Effects of protein-synthesis inhibition on negative contrast: microinjection approach

 


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