North Carolina State University Undergraduate Symposium





2012- 21st Annual NC State Undergraduate Research Symposium

Department/Program Lead Student Presenters Abstract Title Session /Poster Space
Animal Science Adrian, Cara Ethical Issues Concerning the Uses of Genetic Technology Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Agyei, Obed Effects of site-directed mutagenesis on the binding affinity of tamoxifen to the estrogen receptors of a teleost fish, Micropogonias undulatus. Session 2 / D10
Physics Akerman, Scott Effect of type II supernovae on the weak s-process in low-metallicity rotating stars. Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Alexander, De'Ja Qualitative Assessment of Medical Students’ Definition of Childhood Obesity Session 1 / D10
Genetics Allsbrook, Katlin Cytochrome P450 2D6 Genetic Testing at LabCorp: Impact of CYP450 2D6 Metabolizer Phenotype Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Amini, Ahmad The Gelation Mechanics of Silk Fibroin Session 2 / D10
Electrical & Computer Engineering Anderson, Joel Graph-Theoretic Algorithms for Optimal Sensor Placement and Malicious Attack Detection in Large Power Grids Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Anderson, Michelle Barriers to Implementing Nutrition Education in Head Start Preschool Classrooms Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Antono, Amanda Parenting Picky Eaters: Strategies to Get Preschool Children to Eat Previously Rejected Foods Session 2 / D10
Biochemistry Anumudu, Chinwe ROLE OF POSITIVE CHARGE ON SUBSTRATE BINDING TO DEHALOPEROXIDASE ENZYME FOUND IN ARMPHITRITE ORNATA Session 1 / D10
Biochemistry Austin, Sophie The Impact of Concussions on Contact Sports and Their Athletes Session 1 / D10
Physics Banerjee, Oindree Observational Constraints on the Origin of Light Neutron-Capture Elements in Metal-Poor Stars Session 1 / D10
Textile Engineering, Chemistry & Science Barefoot, Katherine Intelligent Design of 3D Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Session 1 / D10
Psychology Barlow, Laura The Effect of Parent Implementation Integrity on Students' Reading Fluency Outcomes Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Barnes, Lyndsay A computational study of electronic excitations in Fe(II)-polypyridines in the visible light region. Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Beane, Jennifer Non-Nutritive Oral Behaviors of Holstein Dairy Cows: A Free-stall v. Pasture Study Session 1 / D10
Electrical & Computer Engineering Beddingfield, Richard Parallel Active Filter for Load Generated Harmonic Distortion Removal Session 2 / D10
Microbiology Bellotti, Adriano A translational frameshift in the tail assembly chaperone of mycobacteriophage Astraea Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Bizuwork, Ermias Dielectric Elastomer with Tunable Shape Anisotropy Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Bjarnason, Elsie Manipulation of the Shape and Properties of a Liquid Metal Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Blevins, Alaina Biology Lab TA teaching project Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Blew, James A Computational Study of Interfacial Electron Transfer in Fe(II)-polypyridine Sensitized TiO2 Surfaces Session 2 / D10
Physics Blumers, Ansel Surface roughness of nanoscale epitaxial Graphene films on SiC, in comparison with Graphite and SiC surfaces Session 1 / D10
Biochemistry Braswell, Elisabeth Cabbage leaf curl virus but not Beet curly top virus Induce Senescence in Arabidopsis thaliana Session 2 / D10
Clinical Sciences Braxton, Alicia The evaluation of MMP-2 and -9 in urine samples from canine cancer patients Session 1 / D10
Genetics Breese, Rebecca There's More to Genes than Meets the Eye Session 1 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Britt, Philip Multiphase Turbulent Flow Visualization in a Nuclear Reactor Channel Session 1 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Brooks, Justin Eliminating Transuranic Material Utilizing HE-MOX Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Brown, Heather Effects of Diet and Feeding Schedule on Equine Glucose Metabolism Session 1 / D10
Biomedical Engineering Browne, Michael Biomechanical Analysis of both a Globally Inspired and a Variable Movement Clubfoot Brace using a Surrogate Biomodel Session 1 / D10
Molecular Biomedical Sciences Buie, Justin Cortical Damage Impacts Ependymal Cell Homeostasis within the Mouse Neural Stem Cell Niche Session 2 / D10
Poultry Science Bulfin, Mary Identification of the Gene Responsible for the Chicken L Alloantigen by Whole Genome Association Mapping and Assessment of Potential Implications on Poultry Immunological Response Session 2 / D10
Physics Burkey, Mary Exploring the Use of Heating From Embedded Metal Nanoparticles to Actuate Shape Memory Polymers Session 2 / D10
Chemistry Carlisle, Brandon Relative Quantification of N-linked Glycans on a Reverse Phase Chromatography Platform Coupled Online to Mass Spectrometry: Practical and Experimental Advantages Over HILIC Separation Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Carr, Emily Effects of Environmental Enrichment Toys on Nursery Pigs Session 2 / D10
Microbiology Carter, Morgan Drivers of genome evolution: homing endonuclease genes in mycobacteriophages Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Casper, Kristy Bartonella Detection after Storage Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Casulli, Kaitlyn Effect of High Pressure Processing on Viscosity and Immunoglobulin G Content in Bovine Colostrum Session 2 / D10
Microbiology Cates, Lauren Lionfish: Kudzu of the Caribbean Session 2 / D10
Soil Science Cheek, Joseph World Food Security in 2050: Can we meet food, feed, and fuel needs? Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Chew, Justin Electrocapillary Withdrawal of EGaIn from Microfluidic Channels Session 2 / D10
Physics Chiou, Yeou Predictions of Supernova Neutrino signals in IceCube with Earth Matter Effects Session 2 / D10
Interdisciplinary Programs Cho, Ellen The Present and Future Prospects of the Chilean Education System Session 1 / D10
Poultry Science Claassen, Kayla Essential Oil Concentration and Grain Type Affect Broiler Ileal Traits at Market Age Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Coburn, Cashlyn A Comparative Study of Specific Neurological Diseases: Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Schizophrenia Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Cochran, Kristin Direct Analysis of Textile Fibers and Dyes Using MALDESI Mass Spectrometry Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Cole, Lauren The Effects of Maternal Obesity During Pregnancy on Offspring Health Session 1 / D10
Sociology & Anthropology Collins, Casey Can Resilience Theory Explain Changes in Consumerism? Session 1 / D10
Physics Collins, Michael Helium Diffusion, Solubility, and Permeability Measurements of nEDM Experiment Construction Materials Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Collins, Morgan The effect of different feeding practices on blood glucose concentrations in horses. Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Connor, Katrina Natural Colorants as Alternatives to FD&C Yellow 5 in Pasteurized Pickle Products Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Cox, Amanda Elastomeric Photovoltaics Derived from Microphase-Separated Block Ionomers Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Craver, Mary Nutrition and Dining at North Carolina State University and Beyond Session 1 / D10
Microbiology Crisci, Victoria Identification of cell-type specific peptide ligands for human preadipocytes Session 1 / D10
Population Health & Pathobiology Crozier, Colleen The effects of nematode infection on eosinophil major basic protein and mast cell tryptase levels in the equine colon Session 1 / D10
Microbiology Cunningham, Tayla The mutagenenesis of the rpsL gene of Campylobacter rectus (ATCC 33238) to confer streptomycin resistance Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering D'Costa, Lisa Self-propelling particles for enhanced absorption of oil spills Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Davis, Erika Fiddler crab interspecific competition influences species’ sediment choice in North Carolina salt marsh Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Davis, Meredith Development of an Anatomy Laboratory Manual as a Study Aid for an Animal Science Course Session 2 / D10
Electrical & Computer Engineering Dean, Kyle FPGA-Driven Buck Converter for Low-Voltage Solar Panel Emulation Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Deans, Richard Facile Synthesis of a Close Analogue of Vitamin B12 Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Doane, Alexander The Validation of Methods to Micro-Aerate the Fermentation of Red Ale Wort Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Dunbar, Travis Stability of 1-dodecyne-Capped Gold Nanoparticles in Solution Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Dyson, Mark B-Catenin: Target for Cancer Treatment Session 2 / D10
Adult & Higher Education Elkamhawy, Rahma Is Toothpaste killing more than it's supposed to? : Environmental Impacts of Toothpaste Session 1 / D10
Biomedical Engineering Eluhu, Manix Tungsten-based Carbon Microelectrodes: A New Generation of Neurochemical Sensors? Session 1 / D10
Statistics English, Amanda Analyzing the Release of Toxic Chemicals Over Time: Is it the Economy or the Environment? Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Favreau, Kevin BIO 483: Multiple Theories of Multiple Sclerosis: Autoimmunity vs. Oligodendrogliopathy Session 1 / D10
Electrical & Computer Engineering Felder, Jennifer Real Time Algorithms for Power System Parameter Estimation Session 2 / D10
Molecular Biomedical Sciences Ferguson, Jordan Hedgehog Signaling Controls Intestinal Rotation and Epithelial Cell Development in Xenopus laevis Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Ferring, Cassandra The Effect of Sire Breed on Birth Weight, Pre-Weaning Average Daily Gain, and Weaning Weight of Angus and Angus Cross Calves Session 2 / D10
Communication Ford, Emily Investigating Verbal Workplace Communication Behaviors Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Frantz, Eva Using Moodle Forums: ANS 230 Nutrition of Domestic Animals Session 2 / D10
Materials Science & Engineering  Freeze, Christopher Improving Adhesion Forces of Chromium deposited onto Silicon Dioxide and Silicon Nitride Substrates Session 2 / D10
Genetics Friberg, Emma Modified Neurosphere Differentiation to Assay Neurotoxicants Session 2 / D10
Sociology & Anthropology Fugate, Ariel Perceptions of Community Food Systems Session 2 / D10
Forestry & Environmental Resources Galloway, John NCSU Solar Site Evaluation Session 2 / D10
Crop Science Ganci, Miranda Assessing the Affect of the Plant Pathogen, Pythium irregulare, and Vermicompost on Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi in Strawberry Roots Session 1 / D10
Zoology Gardner, Hannah Zoonosis: the fear, recognition, and reaction to BSE Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Garris, Rachel Reproducing results utilizing previous incoculation methods to determine if Bacteria is a factor in Disease in A1 and G2 species of Creeping Bentgrass Session 2 / D10
Marine Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Gilmartin, Jillian Influence Of the Madden Julian Oscillation On Nutrient Availability In the Galapagos Region Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Glatz, Brittany Increasing the Catalytic Activity of Immobilized Enzymes Session 2 / D10
Chemistry Gordon, Elijah Study of Zinc Chloride aqueous solutions using UV-Vis Spectroscopic Techniques Session 2 / D10
Mathematics, Science & Technology Education Gromlich, Matthew Establishing a STEM Educational Program at the Boys Club of Wake County and Evaluating its Effectiveness to Increase Students’ Interest in and Attitude Towards STEM Careers and Courses Session 1 / D10
Sociology & Anthropology Guess, Sarah Implementation of an Electronic Medical Record Keeping System via iPad in Santa Cruz La Laguna, Sololá, Guatemala Session 2 / D10
Biochemistry Gurkin, Candice The Preliminary Steps in Production of Biofuel from the Microalgae Tetraselmis chuii: Maintaining a Culture, Extraction of RNA and Creation of cDNA Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Hamilton, Jennifer Analysis of Long-Term Culture of Pig Gonocytes Session 1 / D10
Biochemistry Hammond, Justyne Proteomic Analysis of the Human Respiratory Ciliary Membrane using Streptavidin Affinity Purification and Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry Session 1 / D10
Horticultural Science Hartgrove, Kristin Micromorphological Characterization of Leaf Structure of Three Cercis (Redbud) Botanical Varieties and an Ultra-pubescent Mutant by Scanning Electron Microscopy Session 1 / D10
Soil Science Hassan, Sameera Global Drinking Water and Sanitation Challenges Demand Communal and Multifaceted Solutions Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Hayworth, Molli Effects of Propolis on Honeybee Immunity Session 1 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Hemker, Kyle Transmuting TRU Material with Subcritical Annular Core Driven by a Fast Neutron Source Session 2 / D10
Genetics Hernandez, Giovanna Regulation of Gene Expression in Drosophila Midline Development Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Herring, Mark Preschool Education in Agriculture/Nutrition Sciences: The Barriers in the Development and Implementation of Early Childhood Nutrition Intervention Curriculum Session 1 / D10
Genetics Higgins, David Shoot apical meristem formation is controlled by physical protein-protein interactions of SEUSS and members of the BELL-LIKE HOMEODOMAIN family. Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Hills, Justin What Happens in Utero Does Not Stay in Utero: The Effects of Maternal Depression and Stress on Fetal Development Session 2 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Hite, Jason Subspace Methods for Gaussian Process Surrogate Construction Session 1 / D10
Poultry Science Hobgood, Ginger Exploring issues and making recommendations regarding the use of veterinary pharmaceuticals in animal production agriculture Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Householder, Alexis Synthesis of 1,5-Disubstituted-2-Aminoimidazole/Triazole Conjugates and Their Biological Activity Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Hutchinson, Joseph The Interconnectedness of the Human Body: Cardiovascular, Muscular, Nervous, and Immune Systems Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Hyde, Elizabeth Meeting the Welfare Needs of Captive Black Bears: The Effectiveness of Food Enrichment Session 2 / D10
Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management Iyengar, Jennifer Enabling dignified livelihoods through People-First Tourism Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Jayakumar, Rochana Background-Substracted Fast-Scan Cyclic Voltammetry to Detect Reactive Oxygen Species Session 1 / D10
Psychology Jones, Franchesca The Thoughts of Adolescents on Messages in Hip Hop Music Session 1 / D10
Genetics Jones, Ashley Sensitized Genetic Backgrounds Reveal a Role of PERIANTHIA in Ovule Formation and AGAMOUS Repression Session 1 / D10
Soil Science Joseph, Diana Recommendations to Achieve Global Water and Sanitation Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Joseph, Jodie Understanding the Pre-Veterinary Track Population Enrolled in a Professional Development Course Session 2 / D10
Biochemistry Kandinata, Natalie DNA Genotyping Using Agarose Gel Electrophoresis Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Keith, Jordan Kinetic and Thermochemical Analysis of Pericyclic Transition States in Glucopyranose Isomerization Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Kellam, Hannah New Method of Teaching Introductory Biology Lab Session 1 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Keusseyan, Levon D-T Fusion Neutron Source Shielding and Application Design Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Khan, Imad The Effect of Clofibrate on Renal Fatty Acid Oxidation in Neonatal Pigs Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Kirby, Ashley Veterinary Treatments on Museum Reptiles and Amphibians Session 2 / D10
Entomology Klang, Melinda The Asian Needle Ant Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Klumpe, Heidi An alternative to antibiotics: engineering the CRISPR system to trigger autoimmunity in pathogenic bacteria Session 1 / D10
Interdisciplinary Programs Koerner, Erika Europe’s Zivilmacht State: Germany’s current political identity within Europe and the effects of German-style policy making in the European Union Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Kulkarni, Ameya Effects of Genetic Mutations on Anatomy, Heritable, and Infectious Diseases Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Lamb, Amy The Effects of Toxic Endophyte Positive Fescue Seed on Purine Derivatives in Angus Steers Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Lang, Brittany Qualitative Assessment of Medical School Coursework Received by Third and Fourth Year Medical Students for the Treatment and Prevention of Childhood Obesity Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Lansing, Taylor Ecosystem fragmentation leads to utilization of a suboptimal prey type in endemic livebearing fishes of the Bahamas Session 2 / D10
Zoology Lee, Grace Iodothyronine deiodinase type II and possible significance in sex change in the Bluehead wrasse (Thalassoma bifasciatum) Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Lee, Esther Nanofibers of Water-Soluble Polymers via Foam Electrospinning Session 1 / D10
Physics Leininger, Dustin A QCM Study of the Tribological Properties of Nanodiamonds Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Lekich, Travis Harnessing the Power of the Sun Through Metal to Metal Charge Transfer Session 2 / D10
Plant Pathology Lewis, Mary Population shifts in Aspergillus flavus Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Leyrer, Stephanie Neonatal Bisphenol A exposure alters sexually dimorphic gene expression in the postnatal rat hypothalamus Session 1 / D10
Population Health & Pathobiology Lindquist, Danielle Tetracycline Residues in Porcine Stomach Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Lindquist, Danielle Visitor Impressions: How Zoogoers Assess Animal Welfare Session 2 / D10
Biomedical Engineering Little, Lauren Osseointegration Paired with Whole Body Vibration Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Lohman, Kelsey Using Past Histories, Milk Testing, and Hormone Testing to Predict Mare Foaling Dates Session 1 / D10
Genetics Longo, Catherine The effect of small interfering proteins on Drosophila malanogaster development Session 2 / D10
Foreign Languages & Literatures Maddox, Steven An analytical look at the immigration policy of Spain Session 1 / D10
Graphic Design Malik, Madiha Glorifying the Holy Script: The Past and Present of Islamic Calligraphy and Typography Session 2 / D10
Honors Teaching Students Marquez, Emily Using Gene Strips to Aid Understanding of Topics Related to DNA and RNA Sequences in Introductory Genetics Session 2 / D10
Physics Marshall, Caleb Influential Beta-Decay Rates In The Rare Earth Peak: An r-Process Sensitivity Study Session 1 / D10
Psychology Martell, Kevin The Effects of Self-Consciousness on Job Performance in a Customer Service Setting Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Martin, Alexa A Qualitative Assessment of the Preference of Fruits and Vegetables among Preschoolers Session 1 / D10
Sociology & Anthropology Matthews, Courtland Maritime Piracy in Southeast Asia and East Africa Session 2 / D10
Genetics Matty, Molly Development and application of an assay to determine relative telomere length in Mus musculus as compared to a single copy gene, epidermal growth factor receptor, using real time quantitative PCR Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Maxwell, Logan Production of Eutectic Gallium Indium Micro-Droplets Session 1 / D10
Biochemistry Maxwell, Geoffrey Procaspase-7 Purification and Crystallization Session 1 / D10
Microbiology McChesney, Christina Survival and Mobility of an Intein within an Essential Protein of Mycobacteriophage Astraea Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences McDonald, Kelsey The Effectiveness of Learning Objectives Session 2 / D10
Clinical Sciences McKain, Anna Noel Assessment of Vector Competence for Tick Species of North Carolina Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Mcnamara, Ryan New Milk Flavor Could Open Old Doors Session 1 / D10
Animal Science McVey, Catherine Equine QFBR: A Computational Approach to Equine Temperament Anaylsis Session 2 / D10
Chemistry Metwally, Hadeer Background-subtracted fast-scan cyclic voltammetry to detect reactive nitrogen species Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Mims, Summer Nickel-Catalyzed Cross-Coupling of Pyridine Derivatives with Grignard Reagents using an Aminohydroxyphosphine Ligand Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Mitchell, Alison Teacher Perceptions on Inquiry-Based Nutritional Educational Program in Low Income Preschools Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Monian, Brinda Use of Supercharged GFP to Deliver Binding Proteins into Mammalian Cells Session 2 / D10
Textile Engineering, Chemistry & Science Moo-Young, Joseph Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Carbon Nanotube-Polythiophene Interactions Session 1 / D10
Genetics Morse, Megan Correlation between Genotype and Mouse Limb Length Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Morton, Travis Computational study of polyaminocarboxylate interactions with La(III) ions Session 1 / D10
Population Health & Pathobiology Movassaghi, Matthew Molecular Characterization and Comparison of Multidrug Resistant (MDR) Salmonella isolated from Humans and Swine in North Carolina Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Murphy, Asia Turning Up the Heat: Effects of Artificial Temperature Increase on Post-Dispersal Seed Predation Session 2 / D10
History Norris, Daniel Historical Prevalence of Infectious Veterinary Disease In Wartime Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Okey-Nwamara, Chigozirim Barriers in Implementing a Positive Mealtime Environment in a Preschool Classroom Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Pandorf, Lindsey Developing Training Tools to Evaluate Mealtime Emotional Climate of Teachers in a Preschool Setting Session 1 / D10
Interdisciplinary Programs Parham, Brian Community Investment and Conservation in Ecuador Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Parsons, Cameron Improved Shelf Life of Chocolate Milk Session 1 / D10
Microbiology Pasko, Breanna The contribution of macrophage dynamin-mediated endocytosis to Borrelia burgdorferi sonicate- and culture supernatant-elicited Type I IFN response Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Patel, Nishika Neuropeptide Y and Leptin Receptor mRNA Expression in Brain Tissue of a Teleost Fish, the Hybrid Striped Bass Session 1 / D10
Biochemistry Patel, Hitesh The Role of Arabidopsis Response Regulator 7 (ARR7) in Geminivirus Infection Session 1 / D10
Plant Pathology Pearce, Caleb Fungicide Resistance of U.S. Phytophthora infestans Pathogens Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Piephoff, Daniel Size-Induced Nanoscale Segregation of Midblock-Selective Cosolvents in Microphase-Ordered Triblock Copolymers Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Piner, Jessica A Qualitative Assessment of the Motivators and Facilitators for Teachers and Administrators for Nutrition Education in Preschool Classrooms Session 1 / D10
Industrial & Systems Engineering Pixton, Dean Improving Patient Flow through a Cancer Hospital’s Infusion Clinic Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Plemmons, Dayne Synthesis and Characterization of Environmentally-Benign Biopolymer Nanoparticles Session 2 / D10
Chemistry Plummer, Ashlee Modification of inhibitor binding in the distal cavity by L100 site mutations in dehaloperoxidase-hemoglobin Session 1 / D10
Electrical & Computer Engineering Pongur Snigdha, Gayatri Hybrid Renewable-Energy System for Battery Extension Targeting Mobile Applications. Session 1 / D10
Zoology Poston, Bradley Source of calcium increase produced by histamine in human adipose-derived stem cells Session 1 / D10
Molecular Biomedical Sciences Pragar, Elizabeth Analyzing Copy Number Aberrations of Tumor Suppressor Genes and Oncogenes In Feline Sarcoma Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Price, Michele Everyone Says You Are What You Eat Session 2 / D10
Crop Science Pruitt, Kira Inducing Early Flowering in Tobacco using a PVX Viral Expression System Session 2 / D10
Biomedical Engineering Puri, Arjun Effect of Low Magnitude, High Frequency Vibrations on Rotator Cuff Tendon Session 2 / D10
Genetics Quinn, Joshua Ethical Issues Regarding Genetically Modified Organisms Session 1 / D10
Forestry & Environmental Resources Radford, Andrew Bioenery Production Using Trees at Wastewater Treatment Facilities Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Radford, Travis Etiology of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Rashid, Mariam Assessing Preschool Teachers' Definition of a Positive Mealtime Environment Session 1 / D10
Plant Biology Rastas, Charlotte Sequencing and Evolutionary Analyses of SEPALLATA-1 Genes in the Dogwood Family Session 2 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Ratzlaff, Chelsea Role of Shaped Electrodes on Secondary Electron Emission in Glow Discharges Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Reese, Hannah The use of a hydrophilically modified charcoal as a pretreatment of transgenic plant extract for the separation of antibodies Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Reimer, Brooke Attitudes, knowledge, and beliefs of health care providers regarding the use of donor human milk in the NICU Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Rhodes, Allison A Research Model for Childhood Obesity: The Effects of Overfeeding on Commercial Piglets Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Roberts, Heather Validation of CO2 Control Systems used in Fermentation Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Robertson, Katie The ontogeny of stress coping behavior in the zebrafish, Danio rerio Session 1 / D10
Biomedical Engineering Roper, Thea Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cells Exhibit Changes in the Conformation and Lineage Specification of Primary Cilia in Response to Chemical and Mechanical Stimuli Session 1 / D10
Physics Rowland, James Lissajous Figures as a Model for Neutrino Oscillations Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Russell, Teal Endothelial cell micropatterning for engineering vascularized tissue constructs Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Sadagopan, Supriya Disruptions of Endocrine Signaling and Potential Therapeutic Treatments using Tissue Engineering and Prevention through Environmental Toxin Identification Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Salinas, Audreyanna Exploring the Binding Affinities of Genistein to Estrogen Receptors by the Use of Site Mutagenesis Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Sarin, Pooja Hyperthermophilic Enzyme Immobilization on Nanofibrous Supports Session 1 / D10
Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management Schaefer, Christopher Psychological Attachment and the Influences of Constraints and Motivations: A Study on the Students of North Carolina State University Session 1 / D10
Plant Biology Schwartz, Michael SEU and BUM1 affect shoot apical meristem termination and vegetative to floral transition in Arabidopsis thaliana Session 1 / D10
Genetics Seberger, Emily Genetics in Human Affairs: An Audience Response System (ARS) strategy to improve grades in the classroom Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Seders, Eric Oral Health Education and Hygiene Practices in Elementary-Aged Children Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Sedlak, Deanna Comparison of Protocols for Ovulation Synchronization (Ov-Synch) and Timed Artificial Insemination (TAI) of Goats Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Shammas, Ronnie Effects of a Collaborative Active Learning Format for Introductory Biology on Student Performance and Higher Order Thinking Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Shaw, Brandi Origami Folding of Polymer Sheets by Local Light Absorption Session 2 / D10
Environmental Sciences & Natural Resources Academic Programs Shipman, Heather Hydrologic and Scaling Study of an Inactive Hog Farm Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Sigmon, Nikolai Thermal Protective Properties of ALD Coated Fibers Session 2 / D10
Textile Engineering, Chemistry & Science Singh, Shikha Duke Hospital Research PACU Data Manipulation Session 2 / D10
Psychology Smaxwell, Miles JavaTutor: The Influence of Learning Environment and Engagement Level on Conceptual Change Session 1 / D10
Biomedical Engineering Smith, Colin Modeling the Effects of Microgravity on Overall Proximal Tibia Bone Stiffness Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Somasundaram, Aravind BIO 483: Parkinson's Disease Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Somasundaram, Aravind Prenatal Factors In The Development of Pediatric Brain Tumors Session 2 / D10
Microbiology Soto, Jodi Berberine traps the influenza A hemagglutinin in the Golgi Apparatus Session 2 / D10
Political Science Soufan, Jeanine Becoming Mainstream: The LGBT Movement Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Spangler, Hillary Comparing Children's Fruit and Vegetable Preferences: Using a Pictorial Tool Versus a Tasting Assessment Session 2 / D10
Crop Science Strednak, Rochelle Novel Polyunsaturated Omega-3 Oil Genes from Wild Soybean Session 2 / D10
Marine Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Stubbs, Alyssa Computer Tomography Investigations into Cranial Pneumaticity in a Fossil Diving Bird Session 1 / D10
Political Science Surampudy, Medha Comparative Approaches to Transitional Justice in the Former Yugoslavia Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Sutton, Kendra Haiti Fruit Bar Project Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Svendsen, Claire Chemical Comparison of North Carolina and California Cabernet Sauvignon Session 2 / D10
Statistics Sweeney, Holly Do Heatwaves Impact Ground Level Ozone Levels? Session 1 / D10
Chemistry Taylor, Amber Aniline catalyzed hydrazone formation for the derivatization of N-linked glycans Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Taylor, Jordan Marine Organisms and Ecosystems: The Balance of Interspecies Relationships and Biodiversity Session 1 / D10
Marine Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Taylor, Joseph Predicting Observed Soil Moisture Using Statistical Modeling Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Thompson, Ian The Importance of the Amazon Rainforest, Coral Reefs, and Honey Bees as Indicators of Environmental Degradation. Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Thriveni, Catherine Language Processing and Motor Function Impairment in Neurological Disorders: A Focus on Huntington's Disease and Schizophrenia Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Tibbits, Andrew Engineering of Biopolymer Particles for Foam Stabilization Session 1 / D10
Nuclear Engineering Tingen, Diana Coincidence Spectrometry Detection of Nuclear Threat Sources Masked in Cargo Session 1 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Tomlinson, Edward Thermally Activated Optically Functional Surface Features Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Treadaway, Taylor Gene Level Pain Expression in Feline Associated Degenerative Joint Disease Session 2 / D10
Microbiology Turner, Rachel Characterization of a recombinant Metallosphaera sedula lipase (Msed_1072) for algae biofuel production Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Turner, Sarah The Effects of Chronic and Acute Maternal Stress on Postnatal Health Session 2 / D10
Interdisciplinary Programs Valencia, Luis Mi Casa NO Es Su Casa: Colombian natural resources and the effects of Neoliberalism on Indigenous an Afro-Colombian communities. Session 1 / D10
Biochemistry Vaughn, Courtney Mercury: Fact and Fiction Session 2 / D10
Microbiology Vijayakumar, Akshitha A Putative tmRNA of Mycobacteriophage Astraea Session 1 / D10
Textile Engineering, Chemistry & Science Vinson, Melissa Forensic Analysis of Disperse Dyes on Polyester Session 1 / D10
Genetics Wadsworth, Keiko Environmental Carcinogen-induced Retinal Degeneration in a Population-based Mouse Model Session 1 / D10
Entomology Walker, Samantha The Effects of Nosema on Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) queens. Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering Ward, Kirsty Nanotechnology Applications in Medicine: Drug Delivery to Diagnostics to Tissue Engineering Session 1 / D10
Economics Waschka, Andre Optimizing the BCS Tournament Format Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Washburn, Julia Advancements in Medical Technology and Anesthesiology: Treatments for Skin Cancer, Rabies and Spinal Muscular Atrophy Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Wasko, Julie Alternative Use for Sweet Potato Processing By-Products Session 1 / D10
Physics Watson, Anne Characterization of the Morphology and Performance of Differentially Cast Organic Thin-Film Transistors Session 1 / D10
Physics Wetherington, Mark Characterization of P3HT Films Grown by Thermal Evaporation in High Vacuum Session 1 / D10
Animal Science Wheeler, Joshua Research and Technology in Gene Therapy Session 1 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Wheeley, Jennifer Qualitative Assessment of Third and Fourth Year Medical School Students Knowledge of Childhood Obesity Gained from Clinical Rotations Session 2 / D10
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering White, Stephen Introducing Tunable Shape-Memory Effects into Thermoplastic Elastomers Session 2 / D10
Horticultural Science Wilkins, Amanda Gibberellic Acid and Liquid Smoke Influence Seed Germination of Verbena bonariensis Session 2 / D10
Agricultural & Resource Economics Williams, Necho The precedence of Trademarks, Services marks, Small Businesses and the relationship to current state of the Economy. Session 2 / D10
Animal Science Williamson, Megan Genetics in Medicine: Implications for Healthcare Session 1 / D10
Psychology Wilson, Stephanie An Evaluation of a Parent Tutoring Reading Fluency Program Session 1 / D10
Textile Engineering, Chemistry & Science Wilt, Meghan Lignin as a Material Platform for Bio-Derived Macromolecules and Fibers Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Wood, Rebecca Comparison of Extraction Methods for Natural Yellow Color from Sweet Potato Leaves Session 2 / D10
Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences Worf, Alyssa Fruit and Vegetable Familiarity Among Preschoolers Session 2 / D10
Biological Sciences Wyngarden, Michael Binding Properties and Function of M. undulatus Estrogen Receptors with Chlordane and the Effects of Amino Acid Mutation on Binding Session 1 / D10
Microbiology Yoon, Shinhae Understanding the role of blood flow in Registration of Hematopoietic development Session 2 / D10
Statistics York, James Assessment of Air Quality Trends Near Roadways Session 1 / D10
Biological Sciences Zabel, Christine Lionfish: Kudzu of the Caribbean Session 1 / D10