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Past Summer Research Projects

SRF students are guaranteed a paid summer research internship with a DePauw faculty member. Recent projects are listed below.

2013

Department

Faculty Sponsor

Project Title

Students collaborating

Dept. of Kinesiology Prof. Tom Ball  Optimizing Peak Power in a Wingate Anareobic Power Test 
  •  Hannah Lukemeyer
Dept. of Physics & Astronomy Prof. Jacob Hale Distribution Theory of Runs: Application to 2D Molecular Motion  No students assigned
Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. Jacob Hale Impulse and Momentum in a Splash   No students assigned
Dept. of Physics & Astronomy Prof. Howard Brooks Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments
  •  Ellie Hoover, 
  • Tao Qian
Dept. of Chemistry Prof. H. Eppley Ionic Liquids for the synthesis of materials and molecules
  •  Nick Moore,
  • Doug Tipsword
Dept. of Biology Prof. Dana Dudle Ecology and Genetics of Floral Color Change and Pollinator Attraction in the Perennial herb, Bouncing Bet (Saponaria officinalis
  •  Peter Konieczny,
  • Michael Tobin
 Dept. of Geosciences Prof. J. Pope  Investigating Agricultural Runoff in Indiana   
 Dept. of Computer Science Prof. Brian Howard  Educational Support for Functional Media Computation
  •  Ben Harsha,
  • Rudra Vishweshwar 
  Dept. of Math Prof. Suman Balasubramanian A Pebble in the Sand: Finding Patterns in Classes of Graphs
  • Weiqing Zhang 
 Prof. of Chemistry / Biochemistry  Prof. B. Hanson Plant Stress and Climate Change  
 Dept. of Biology  Prof. J. Vaglia  Salamander Tail Development and Regeneration   
 Dept. of Biology  Prof. Pascal LaFontant  Regeneration in Zebrafish
  •  Adam May,
  • Julia Roell
 Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. Jeffrey Hansen  Stereoselective Aldol/Epoxidation
  •  Sterling Brooks
Prof. of Psychology Prof. S. Ross The Interaction of components of Optimal Experience (Flow) and Personality  
Dept. of Mathematics Prof. N. Manickam  Summation Problem  No students assigned

2012

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. A. Komives  
  • Mark Tolley
  • Ruizhe Ma
Dept. of Biology Prof. K. Kinney Neuroendocrine-Immune Interactions in Ectrothermic Vertebrates
  • Becca Maddrell

  • Ann Collier

  • Diane Fernandez

Dept. of Biology Prof. W. Hazel Climate Change and the Evolution of the Timing of Diapause in Swallowtail Butterflies
  • Katie Summers

  • Kelsey Gagesch

  • Kreigh Kamman

  • Liz Anichini

Dept. of Biology Prof. J. Benedix How YOU doin'?: Studies of Mating Communication in Frogs and Crickets
  • Sunny Wang

  • Katherine Janowski

  • Max Hudson

Dept. of Biology & Dept. of Chemistry/Biochem Profs. D. Dudle & B. Hanson Stress in the Weedy Medicinal Plant, Portulaca oleracea: a Metabolomic and Ecological Study
  • Tanner Miller

  • Kelly Summers

  • Courtney Brimmer

Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. R. Martoglio Using Surface-enhances Raman Spectroscopy and Modified Glass Substrates to Investigate reactions at Surfaces
  • Ginny Bruce

Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Combining Non-traditional Synthesis Techniques to Prepare Metal Organic Frameworks and Aggregates
  • Lala Tanmoy Das

  • Siobhan Deis

Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof.R. Martoglio Studying the Interactions of Ionic Liquids with Metal Surfaces
  • Bryan Groendyke

Dept. of Computer Science Prof. B. Howard Educational Support for Functional Media Computation;
  • Zimu Yang

Dept. of Computer Science Prof. K. Stewart Cyber-Security
  • Paul Elliott

Dept. of Geosciences Prof. T. Cope Geology beneath the Great Wall of China: What Happened, When did it Happen and How Old is the Yanshan Fold-thrust Belt, anyway?
  • Paul Mooney

Dept. of Kinesiology Prof. P. Babington The Hoffmann Reflex, Leg Dominance and Balance
  • Brian Edwards
  • Linsey Bauman
Dept. of Psychology Prof.M. Roberts Social Learning and Infomation Flow within a Group;
  • Sam Cheeseman

2010

       
Dept. of Physics / Astronomy Prof. Howard Brooks Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments (B.A.S.E.)
  • Mark Tolley
  • Ruizhe Ma
Dept. of Physics / Astronomy Prof. John Caraher Production of Biphotons Sum Frequency-Locked to an Atomic Transition  
  • Jonathan Cripe
Dept. of Physics / Astronomy Prof. Mary Kertzman Analysis of VERITAS Observations of High Energy Gamma Ray Sources  
  • Akanksha Chawla(Note: did not finish project; left DPU on 8/11/10 to go home for medical leave of absence)
Dept. of Biology and Dept. of Chemistry / Biochemistry Profs. Dana Dudle and Bryan Hanson  Stress in the Weedy Medicinal Plant: Portulaca oleracea; A Metabolomic and Ecological Study 
  • Matt Keinsley
  • Elizabeth Botts
Dept. of Biology  Prof. Bruce Serlin Addition of Asian Soybean Fungicides to our Water: What are possible consequences?
  • Elias Oziolor
  • Alan Lee (HONR 192 only; spring semester)
Dept. of Biology  Prof. Wade Hazel Change and the Evolution of the Timing of Diapause in Swallowtail Butterflies
  • Sara Drury
  • Amanda Feller
  • Maria Haag
  • Katherine Hill
Dept. of Biology  Profs. Dina Leech and Lynn Bedard Is Everything Everywhere? Using molecular bilogy and ecology to determine the microbial diversity of the DePauw Nature Park Ponds
  • Megan May
  • Alessandra Pistoia
  • Rachel Rominger
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. Khadija Stewart Cyber Security
  • Jianling Fang
  • Yi Wang
  • Catherine Baker
Dept. of Chemistry Prof. Jeffrey Hansen Stereoselective Synthesis of Epoxides for Preparation of Drug-like Molecules 
  • Kelly Hoerst
  • Rachel Gearinger
  • Ifoema Nwaedozie
Dept. of Chemistry Prof. Hilary Eppley Ionic Liquids and other Non-Traditional Reaction Methods for Synthesizing New Metallo-Organic Materials  
  • Sarah Kortebein
Dept. of Chemistry / Biochemistry Prof. Daniel Gurnon Characterization of HTLV-1 Tax
  • Amy Richmond
  • Liz Weingartner
Dept. of Chemistry / Biochemistry Prof. Richard Martoglio Studying the Interactions of Ionic Liquids with Metal Surfaces via Electrochemical Methods   No students assigned
Dept. of Kinesiology Prof. Patrick Babington Can Exercise Make you Thin?
  • Schuyler Cook
  • Da Huo
Dept. of Psychology Prof. Pamela Propsom Alcohol Social Norming
  • Kelly Harms
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. Fred Soster The Role of Mud Dwelling Insects in Lake Erie Hypoxia
  • Christina Wildt

2009

Faculty Member

Department

Project Title

Student(s)Assigned

Prof. Kevin Kinney Dept. of Biology Neuroendocrine-Immune Interactions in Ectothermic Vertebrates 
  • Rebecca Maddrell
  • Ann Collier
  • Diane Fernandez
Prof. Wade Hazel Dept. of Biology Climate Change and the Evolution of the Timing of Diapause in Swallowtail Butterflies 
  • Mary K. Summers
  • Kelsey Gagesch
  • Kreigh Kamman
  • Elizabeth Anichini
Prof. James Benedix Dept. of Biology How YOU doin'?: Studies of Mating Communication in Frogs and Crickets 
  • Xinyi ‘Sunny’ Wang
  • Katherine Janowski
  • William ‘Max’ Hudson
Prof. Dana Dudle, Prof. Brian Hanson Dept. of Biology/Chemistry Stress in the Weedy Medicinal Plant, Portulaca oleracea: a Metabolomic and Ecological Study 
  • Tanner Miller
  • Kelly Summers
  • Courtney Brimmer
Prof. Hilary Eppley Dept. of Chemistry Combining Non-traditional Synthesis Techniques to Prepare Metal Organic Frameworks and Aggregates 
  • Siobhan Deis
  • Lala Tanmoy Das
Prof. Richard Martoglio  Dept. of Chemistry Using Surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and Modified Glass Substrates to Investigate Reactions at Surfaces 
  • Virginia Bruce
Prof. Richard Martoglio Dept. of Chemistry Studying the Interactions of Ionic Liquids with Metal Surfaces 
  • Brian Groendyke
Prof. Brian Howard Dept. of Computer Science Educational Support for Functional Media Computation 
  • Zimu Yang
Prof. Khadija Stewart Dept. of Computer Science Cyber Security 
  • Paul Elliott
Prof. Alexander Komives Dept. of Physics/Astronomy Measuring the Electron-antineutrino Correlation Coefficient of Neutron Decay and Measuring the Neutron Depolarization in D2O 
  • Michelle Whitehead
Prof. Michael Roberts Dept. of Psychology Social Learning and Information Flow within a Group 
  • Jeffrey ‘Sam’ Cheesman
Prof. Tim Cope Dept. of Geosciences Geology beneath the Great Wall of China: What Happened, When did it Happen and How Old is the Yanshan Fold-Thrust Belt, anyway? 
  • Paul Mooney
Prof. Pat Babington Dept. of Kinesiology The Hoffmann Reflex, Leg Dominance and Balance 
  • Bryan Edwards
  • Lindsey Bauman
 

2008

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. H. Brooks Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments
  • Hao Li,
  • Gretchen Kasting
Dept. of Biology Prof. J. Vaglia Secrets of the Salamander Tail: A comparative study of posterior body axis development
  • Neil Fitzharris,
  • Noe Flores
Dept. of Biology Prof. H. Schneider Knockdown of Serotonin Receptor Gene Expression in Zebrafish
  • Eric Hawley
  • Vanessa Mock
  • Kevin Pereira
Dept. of Biology Prof. P. LaFontant Apoptosis and Remodeling in Zebrafish Model of Heart Disease
  • Jamie Grivas
Dept. of Biology

Profs. D. Dudle

Nature, Red in Stem and Leaf: Plant Ecology, Physiology and Evolution in an Abandoned Limestone Quarry
  • Matthew Howes
  • Ryan Edelen
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. S. Crary Determination of the Minimal Portion of ebolavirus nucleoprotein necessary for RNA binding activity
  • Christopher Neal
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Combining Non-traditional Synthesis Techniques to Prepare Metal-Organic Frameworks and Aggregates
  • Abel Yehdago
  • Elizabeth Medlock
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. B. Gourley Soap Bubbles Turned Inside out: What can we Learn about Water in Confined Environments?
  • Steve Benner
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. S. Profeta How Does a Protein Recognize the Correct Segment of DNA to Bind to When Trying to Initiate a Cellular Process?
  • David Everson
  • Berhanemesekel Nida
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. D. Gurnon  Investigating Protein-Protein Interactions in Human T-cell Leukemia Virus Type I
  • Graham Williams
  • Julia Beck
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. K. Stewart Estimating the Location of EAEDs
  • Kasey Aderhold
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. D. Berque Investigating Synergies between Extensible Software and DyKnow Tools
  • Wesley Cleveland
Dept. of Geosciences Prof F. Soster The Role of Mud-Dwelling Insects in Lake Erie Hypoxia
  • Brian Allman
  • Nicki Hewell
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. J. Mills Development of a Web-based, Searchable GIS database: Geology of the St.Francois Mountains, Missouri
  • Maggie Barber
Dept. of Kinesiology

Prof. P. Babington &

Prof. M. Pickerill

The H-reflex Relationship to Training Method and Postural Stability
  • David Hangar
Dept. of Mathematics Prof. R. Smock Paradoxical Games
  • Yavor Kovachev
Dept. of Mathematics Prof. R. Elghanmi Bioinformatics
  • Daniel Bampoh
Dept. of Psychology Prof.M. Roberts Social Learning and Infomation Flow within a Group;
  • Sam Cheeseman


 


2007

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. A. Komives Measuring the Electron-Antineutrino Correlation Coefficient of Neutron Decay
  • Elizabeth Newell
Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. J. Caraher Two Photon Absorption in alkali Metals
  • Kyle Foster
  • Brian Spector
Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. H. Brooks Balloon Assisted Stratospheric Experiments
  • Jessica Kenziorski
  • Allyson McLeod
Dept. of Biology Prof. J. Vaglia The Longer the Better? Axial Elongation and Tail Development in the Two-lined Salamder
  • Alison Case
Dept. of Biology

Prof. J. Vaglia &

Prof. C. Fornari
Endless Forms Most Beautiful and Most Wonderful: the Role of Hox Genes in Rotifer and Salamander Development and Evolution
  • Tia Malcom
  • Amanda Meyer
Dept. of Biology Prof. H. Schneider Identification of 5-HT2C Receptor Expressing Neurons in Zebrafish
  • Kate Mittendorf
  • Michael Forde
Dept. of Biology

Prof. J. Benedix

Songs of Love: Field Research on Frogs and Crickets
  • Amy Coleman
  • Steven Cudney
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. J. Hansen Stereoselective Aldol/Epoxidation
  • Ian Boyd
  • Brad Riley
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. R. Martoglio Using Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy to Study the Reactions of Surface-Bound Succinimide Esters
  • Elizabeth Heisley
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. D.Harvey Evaluation of the BCR Sequential Extraction Procedure for Calcareious Sediments
  • Megan Carmoney
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. D. Gurnon   Investigating Protein-protein Interactions in Human T-cell Leukemia Virus Type I
  • Cody Roldan
  • Michael Lutz

Dept. of Computer Science &

Dept. of Biology

Prof. G. Townsend

Prof. W. Hazel

Computer Simulations of the Effects of Status Dependent Selection
  • Jyotishaman Nag
  • Andrew Porter
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. D.Hamrs Enhancing a Virtual Reality Simulator of the ENIAC
  • Cody Glover
Dept. of Geosciences Prof T. Cope Geology Beneath the Great Wall of China: What happened? When did it happen? and How old is the Yanshan fold-thrust belt anyway?
  • Ben Golden
Dept. of Psychology Prof.C. Van Brunt Strain Differences in the Development of Polydipsia
  • Darrin Hinkel
  • Christopher Mahnken

2006

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. J. Caraher Quantum-entangled Photon Pairs
  • Eric Wudtke
  • Dan Bennett
Dept. of Biology Prof.D.Dudle Life on the Rocks: Plant Ecology and Biochemistry in an Abandoned Limestone Quarry
  • Allison Barnes
  • Nikki Stone
  • Erica Ross
Dept. of Biology

Prof. L. Bedard

Genetic analysis of Histone H4 Temperature Sensitive Mutation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
  • Haley Grace
  • Inna Kulheyko
Dept. of Biology Prof. H. Schneider Expression and Characterization of a Zebrafish Serotonin Receptor
  • David Moore
  • Jac Cooper
Dept. of Biology Prof. V. Artman (Fox) Ecology of Forest communities of the DePauw Nature Park
  • Chad Byers
  • Summer Drake
Dept. of Biology Prof. W. Hazel Life History Strategies in Swallowtail Butterflies
  • Lyndsay Schroeder
Dept. of Biology

Prof.B. Serlin

Addition of Asian Soybean Rust Fungicides to our Water: What are the consequences?
  • Megan Morgeson
  • Linnea Zielinski
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. J. Hansen Stereoselective Sulfur Ylid Epoxidations: Developing New Techniques for Making Drugs
  • Andy Kehr
  • Emily Rigsbee
  • Sarah Tomasic
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. B.Gourley Spectroscopic Studies of Reverse Micelles: Model systems for the behavior of small amounts of water in confined spaces
  • Caragh Cooper
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Synthesis of Mixed-Metal Polymers in Ionic Liquids and Hydrotermal-Ionic Liquid Systems and 2. Development of a remote Facility for X-ray Cystallography
  • Staci Hollar
  • Kate Zeigelgruber
  • Michael Gentry
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. D. Gurnon  Design of a Model System to evaluate Determinants of Protein Structure
  • Tram Nyugen
  • Zac Keller
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. B. Howard Educational Support for Functional Media Computation
  • Sean Teska
Dept. of Geosciences Prof T. Cope Uplift History of the Southeastern Tibtan Plateau
  • Alex Breitinger
Dept. of Psychology Prof.Sharmin Spencer Emotional Labor in Academia
  • Meg Bowker

2005

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. H. Brooks Investigating the Range of Flight of a Kicked Football
  • Jeremy Alland
  • Evan Dickerson
  • Nich Vetz
  • Jeff Tienes
Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. A. Komives Measuring the Electron-Antineutrino Correlation Coefficient of Neutron Decay
  • Andrew Bever
  • Kyle Kimberlin
  • Sara Carlson
  • Josh Wyant
Dept. of Biology Prof.D.Dudle Life on the Rocks: Evolutionary Ecology of an Abandoned Limestone Quarry
  • Lauren Guggina
  • Betsey Feighner
  • Beth Drewes
Dept. of Biology

Prof. K. Kinney

Effects of Two Different Types of Denervation on Primary and Secondary Antigen-specific Antibody Response in Mice
  • Marissa Yochum
Dept. of Biology Prof. H. Schneider Expression and Characterization of a Zebrafish Serotonin Receptor
  • Taron Davis
  • Lizzy Garland
  • Erin Andrade
  • Jesse Williams
Dept. of Biology Prof. V. Artman (Fox) Songbirds and Forest Communities of the DePauw Nature Park  
Dept. of Biology Prof.B. Serlin Growth Rate and Apoptosis in Human Fibroblasts as Affected by Fungicides
  • Suzanne Donoval
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. J. Hansen Stereoselective Epoxidation Reactions
  • Erin Swisshelm
  • Jesse Bright
  • Femi Akeredolu
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Inorganic Reactions in Ionic Liquids: A Route to new Polymers and Large Metal Complexes
  • Greg Wagner
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. B. Hanson  Plant Secondary Metabolites as Predictors of Phenotypic Plasticity in Swallowtails
  • Jessica Boyer
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. B. Howard Development Environment for Teaching a Functional Programming Language
  • David Cheesman
Dept. of Mathematics Prof. A. Ellett Mathematics of Finance: Price Fluctuations, Drift and Volatility
  • Benjamin Jones
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. J. Mills Petrogenesis of Pegmatitic Calcite Veins, Ontario, Canada
  • Sam Rund
Dept. of Psychology Prof.M. Hertenstein Infant Emotional Regulation via Adult Emotional Signal on Television
  • Lauren Auld

 2004

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. A. Komives Measuring the Electron-Antineutrino Correlation Coefficient of Neutron Decay
  • Travis Clark
Dept. of Mathematics Prof. R. Smock Mathematically Deconstructing a Gambling Scheme
  • Alexander Iliev
Dept. of Biology Prof.D.Dudle & V. Artman (Fox) Life in the Woods: Biodiversity and Ecology of the DePauw Nature Park
  • David Pope
  • Aaron Randolph
  • Bryan Helm
Dept. of Biology

Prof.W. Hazel

Hormonal Control of Pupal Color in Swallowtail Butterflies
  • Lauren Rakes
Dept. of Biology Prof. H. Schneider Mapping of the Expression of a Serotonin (5-HT) Receptor in the Zebrafish Central Nervous System
  • Christine Heumann
Dept. of Biology Prof. S. Markov Study of H2 production by green alga, Chlamydomanas reinhardtii, on a level of gene expression
  • Brittany Durr
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. R. Martoglio Modified Metal Colloids and Metal Surfaces for the Selective Detection of Analytes using SERS
  • Nathan O'Neil
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Inorganic Reactions in Ionic Liquids: A Route to new polymers and Large metal Complexes
  • Nick Bruick
  • Bryce Lynn
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. S. Thede PARE: A Pruner and Redundancy Eliminator for Mulit-Document Text Summarization
  • Morgan Bates
  • Sandy Mtwanda
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. B. Howard Development Environment for Teaching a Functional Programming Language
  • Ryan Mtwanda
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. F. Soster Historical Trends of Heavy Metals in lake Erie Sediments
  • Erin Yoder
  • Philip Mooney
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. J. Jerz (Pope) Environmental Impact of Acid Mine Drainage
  • Laura Stevens
  • Kelly Fransted
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. S. Wilkerson 3-D Analysis of Fault-Related Folds: Application to the Grass Creek Anticline,WY
  • Sara Smaltz
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. J. Mills Hydrogeology of the Big Walnut Creek Aquifer, Greencastle, Indiana Steven Brett McArthur

2003

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. A. Komives A y-ray Polarimeter for Determining the p Isoscalar Weak Meson Coupling Constant
  • Matt Bowers
Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. M. Kertzman Follow-up Observations of Suspected Variable Stars Using a Celestron Telescope and CCD Camera at McKim Observatory
  • Leslier Moore
Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. Fumika Kiriyama Potential Energy Function of Silicon Monoxide
  • Alaska Subedi
Dept. of Biology Prof. K. Kinney Stress, Amphibian Immunity and Metamorphosis
  • Alicia Dudley
  • Jeremy Powlen
Dept. of Biology

Prof.W. Hazel

Theoretical and Empirical Studies of a Conditional Strategy: Environmentally Cued Pupal Color in Swallowtail Butterflies
  • Quiming Deng
Dept. of Biology Prof. J. Vaglia From Head to Tail: Axial Development in Salamanders
  • Emily Thornton
  • Ashley Maire
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. R. Martoglio Investigating the Methods used for Synthesizing Silver and Gold...
  • Sudeep Prajapati

Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry

& Dept. of Geology

Prof. B. Gourley & Prof. J. Jerz (Pope) Environmental Impact of Acid Mine Drainage
  • Christina Houston
  • Andrew Turner
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. J. Hansen Stereoselective Epoxidation of Ketones
  • Steven Shepherd
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Inorganic Reactions in Ionic Liquids: A Route to New Polymers and Large Metal Complexes
  • Dave Burgan
  • Aliese Sarkissian
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. S. Thede PARE: A Pruner and Redundancy Eliminator for Multi-Document Text Summarization
  • Atanas Vhalov
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. D. Harms A Virtual Reality Simulator of the ENIAC
  • Kristin Briney
  • Paul Raskin
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. D. Berque Design and Evaluation of Multi-Machine Interfaces
  • Tod Karpinski
Dept. of Psychology Prof. S. Ross Examining Primary and Secondary Psychopathy in an Offender Sample
  • Zach Adams
Dept. of Psychology Prof. M. Hertenstein Emotional Communication in Infancy
  • Julie Verkamp
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. J. Mills Petrogenesis of Pegmatitic Calcite Veins, Ontario, Canada
  • Chris Myrvold

2002

Dept of Physics & Astronomy Prof. M. Kertzman CCD Photometry of Variable Stars
  • Sara Baughman
Dept. of Biology Prof. J. Benedix Cline, Schmine! Local Mosaicism in a Cricket Hybrid Zone
  • Sonia Miller
Dept. of Biology

Prof.C. Fornari

Cloning and Sequencing Ribosomal RNA Genes from Caenorhabditis Elegans and Brachionus Plicatilis
  • Hilary Enyart
  • Patrick Murphy
Dept. of Biology Prof. J. Gammon Assessment of the Fish Communities of Walnut Fork and Little Sugar Creeks
  • Ben Steffen
Dept. of Biology Prof. B. Serlin Effects of Environmental Conditions on In Vitro Propagation of Phalaenopsis
  • Allison Collet
  • Alexandra Wyatt
Dept. of Biology Prof. R. Gonser Nest Site Story: Nest Attributes of the Polymorphic White-throated Sparrow
  • Katy Adank
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. B. Gourley Impact of Pulse Width on HCN Molecules Coupled to a Picosecond Pulse Laser
  • Erin Goss

Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Prof. B. Gourley Theoretical Modeling of HCN Vibrations Coupled to a Pulsed IR Laser: A Study of Laser Frequency Optimization and Post-Excitation Energy Distribution Olivia Hatton
Dept. of Chemistry & Biochemistry Prof. H. Eppley Inorganic Reactions in Ionic Liquids: A Route to New Polymers and Large Metal Complexes
  • Andrea Dawson
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. G. Townsend A Computer Simulation of the Evolution of a Predator-induced Trait in the Acorn Barnacle (Chthalamus Anisopoma) Matt Kappel
Dept. of Computer Science Prof. D. Berque The Design and Evaluation of Software that uses Auditory Cues to help Low Vision Students View Electronic Blackboard Notes
  • Seth Kinnett
  • Nate Nichols
Dept. of Mathematics Prof. M. Kannowski Organized Chaos: Studies in optimization of algorithms for fractal musical synthesis
  • Chris Colvard
Dept. of Psychology Prof. S. Ross Utility of the MMPI-2 in the Assessment of Pain and Sleep Disturbance in Head Injury
  • Brittany Bulleit
Dept. of Psychology Prof. S. Ross The PAI in the Assessment of Pain and Sleep Disturbance in Head Injury
  • Jill Mecklenborg
Dept. of Psychology Prof. S. Ross Sleep Disturbance and Pain as Potential Interference Factors in Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Jonathan Hart
Dept. of Geosciences Prof. S. Wilkerson 2-D & 3-D Modeling of Detachment Fold Terminations
  • Josh Wilson

 

Projects w/ non-srf students:

  • Biology Dept.: Cline, Schmine! Local Mosaicism in a Cricket Hybrid Zone
    • Faculty Sponsor: Jim Benedix
    • Student: Sonia Miller (SRF) and Amanda Tolle (non-SRF)
    Computer Science: : Reliable Distributed Database Transactions that Require Time Sensitive Synchronization
    • Faculty Sponsor: Carl Singer
    • Students: Jeremy Engle, Tiffany Graves, and Jing Tun (All non-SRF students)
  • Compter Science: The Design and Evaluation of Software that uses Auditory Cues to help Low Vision Students View Electronic Blackboard Notes
    • Faculty Sponsor: Dave Berque
    • Students: Seth Kinnett (SRF) Nathan Nichols (SRF), and Adam Peters(non-SRF)
  • Title:
    • Faculty Sponsor: Gloria Townsend
    • Students: David James (non-SRF) and Matt Kappel (SRF)
  • Physics/Astronomy:: Astronomical Observations with a Manual Camera at McKim Observatory
    • Faculty Sponsor: Mary Kertzman
    • Student: Abigail Huffer (non-SRF)