2007-2008 Award Recipients

Summer 2008 UROP Award Recipients

  • Achorn, Catherine
    The Resilience of the Coral Pocillopora damicornis when Damaged by Lesioning and When Exposed to an Acidified Environment
    Professor: Kaufman, Les
  • Amin, Bakr
    Role of E-cadherin N-linked Glycosylation in Cellular Dischohesion in Oral Cancer
    Professor: Kukuruzinska, Maria
  • Anderson, Bryan
    Synthesis and Fluorescence Measurement of Platinum and Gold Double Salt “Nanowires”
    Professor: Doerrer, Linda
  • Avery, Deborah
    Construction and Operation of a Dark Matter Detector
    Professor: Doerrer, Linda
  • Beauharnais, Catherine
    Memory Processing in REM and NREM Dreams
    Professor: McNamara, Patrick
  • Bellin, Daniel
    Evaluating and Utilizing Computerized Tomography for Improved Measurement of Bone Properties
    Professor: Morgan, Elise
  • Bentson, Sam
    Influence of Bipolaron Formation on Polaron Movement in Conducting Polymers
    Professor: Lin, Xi
  • Borogovac, Azra
    RNA visualization by Protein Complementation Assay in Live Yeast Cells
    Professor: Broude, Natalia
  • Caldwell, Colleen
    Development of a Multimedia Database at Boston University’s International History Institute
    Professor: Nolan, Cathal
  • Carleton, Matthew
    Unveiling of the Large Hadron Collider – Implementation of Data Analysis Software and Other Time-sensitive Tasks
    Professor: Sulak, Lawrence
  • Carruthers, Emily
    Redefining the Model of Barrier Island Formation on a Paraglacial Coast: Plum Island, MA
    Professor: Fitzgerald, Duncan
  • Casey, Caitlin
    Consequences of Reproductive Mode Plasticity in a Neotropical Treefrog: How Does Egg Mortality Vary with Oviposition Site
    Professor: Warkentin, Karen
  • Chen, Xi
    Regulation of NRF1 Expression in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells by Estrogen Receptors
    Professor: Hansen, Ulla
  • Connor, Caitlin
    Automated Initialization of HCl and Automated Recovery from Breakdwn of HCI Features of Camera Mouse for Users with Severe Disabilities
    Professor: Betke, Margrit
  • Coyne, Francis
    Elucidating NFAT’s Role in the Induction of Immediate Early Genes in Quiescent Cells by Glycogen Synthase Kinase-3 Inhibition
    Professor: Cooper, Geoffrey
  • Davidoff, Katie
    Mapping Angiotensin II Response Elements in the myomaxin Promoter
    Professor: Naya, Francisco
  • De Groot, Jack
    Benchmarking Procedures and Optimization of the DNA Microarray Fabricator
    Professor: Unlu, Selim
  • Deane, Christopher
    Active 3-D Vision in a Humanoid Robot
    Professor: Rucci, Michele
  • Derricks, Kelsey
    Mechanical and Biochemical Properties of Artificial Gelfoam Lung Constructs
    Professor: Nugent, Matthew
  • Desai, Hetal
    Rhodium Cataltzed Intramolecular [2+2+2] Cyclizations of Dialkynylenones and the Application to the Synthesis of the Pseudopterozazole Natural Products
    Professor: Snyder, John
  • Dietrich, Scott
    Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of High Temperature Superconductors
    Professor: Zimmerman, George
  • Eriksen, Ryan
    Gas Diffusion Coefficient Measuring for Optimal use in Hydrogen Generation
    Professor: Gopalan, Srikanth
  • Exner, Natalie
    The NEO PI-R Personality Inventory in a Barbadian Cohort: Assessing the Effects of Early Malnutrition on Personality Development
    Professor: Galler, Janina
  • Farquhar, Laura
    Vietnam Era Twin Study of Aging
    Professor: Lyons, Michael
  • Fennimore, Raphael
    Understanding the Spatial Ecology of Adult Ammodytes dubius and their Relationship with Select Zooplankton
    Professor: Kaufman, Les
  • Fraine, Andrew
    Precise Characterization of Chromatic Dispersion (CD) and Polarization Mode Dispersion (PMD) using Broadband Frequency-Entangled States of Light
    Professor: Sergienko, Alexander
  • Garcia, Carolyn
    The Role of the Hippocampus in the Acquistion of an Object-context Association Across Learning
    Professor: Eichenbaum, Howard
  • Gibbons, Rachel
    Investigating the Mutations for Hereditary Fructose Intolerance in Non-European Ethnic Groups
    Professor: Tolan, Dean
  • Gill, Natasha
    Creation of Expression Vectors to Aid in the Structural Determination of NEMO Protein-An Essential Component of the NF-kB Signal Transduction Pathway
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • Godfrey, Karen
    Compositional Dependence of Seismic Wave Velocities in Obducted Slices of the Earth’s Upper Mantle
    Professor: Raul, Ulrich
  • Golden, Rachel
    Effects of Environmental Stressors on the Regeneration of Pocilopora damicornis
    Professor: Kaufman, Les
  • Grunenfelder, Denise
    Studies Toward the Copper-mediated Asymmetric Synthesis of Usnic Acid
    Professor: Porco, John
  • Haley, Bethany
    Preliminary Assessment of Carbon Sequestration in Northeastern United States Forests
    Professor: Finzi, Adrien
  • Horton, Brendan
    Development of a Model system for the Study of B-cell Lymphoma
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • House, David
    Image Analysis of Microogranisms: Developing a System for the Detection, Segmentation, and Tracking of Cells and Cell Populations
    Professor: Betke, Margrit
  • January, Kathleen
    Characterization of Unique and Overlapping Functions of Three Estrogen Receptor Genes During Early Development Using Morpholino Knock-down Strategies in Zebrafish (Danio rerio)
    Professor: Callard, Gloria
  • Jezmir, Julia
    The Role of Inflammasome Hyper-activation in Type 2 Diabetes
    Professor: Nikolajczyk, Barbara
  • Kang, Catherine
    Physiological Aspects of White NoseSyndrome in New England Bats: Body Condition and Fat
    Professor: Kunz, Thomas
  • Kosar, Cyrus
    Interrupted Time Series Analysis of Desegregation and Resegregation
    Professor: Rossell, Christine
  • Kumar, Ramya
    Understanding the Role of SMAD 1/5/8 in Sea Urchin Neurogenesis
    Professor: Bradham, Cynthia
  • Laskorski, Paul
    Toward Operational Global Monitoring of Landcover Change
    Professor: Woodcock, Curtis
  • Lee, Kathleen
    Synthesis of Analogs of the Human PDE5 Inhibitor Slidenafil to Develop Structure-Activity Relationships against Trypanosomal PDEB1 and PDEB2
    Professor: Pollastri, Mike
  • Lee, Kent
    Biosynthesis of Isotopically Labeled IspG& IspH Substrate Analogs using the Prokaryotic Isoprenoid Pathway
    Professor: Liu, Pinghua
  • Leung, Aileen
    Analysis of Mid-oogenesis Cell Death Effectors in Drosophila melanogaster
    Professor: McCall, Kim
  • Lewis, Andrew
    Investigation into the Structure and Mechanism of a Series of Binuclear Noheme Iron Model Catalysts
    Professor: Caradonna, John
  • Lewis, Jehnna
    Analysis and Translation of the First German Psychiatric Periodical, “Allgemeine Zeitschrift fur Psychiatrie und physisch-gerichtliche Medizin” Regarding the Possible Cultural Causation of Fuctional Mental Illness
    Professor: Greenfeld, Liah
  • Lomask, Laurie
    An Edition of the Letters of Benito Perez Galdos
    Professor: Smith, Alan
  • Long, Adra
    Study of Proto-Oncogene Expression in Testosterone-treated Endometrium
    Professor: Kuohung, Wendy
  • Lorenzi, Magen
    Drug Self-Administration in Rats: Evaluating Possible Treatments for Cocaine Dependence
    Professor: Widmaier, Eric
  • Lykken, Christine
    The role of NMDA Receptor Hypofunction in Schizophrenia
    Professor: Eichenbaum, Howard
  • Maingot, Dominique
    Coral Reef Monitoring and Conservation in Indonesia’s Sulawesi Region
    Professor: Busher, Peter
  • Matsuura, Bryan
    Total Synthesis of miRNA repressor Kallopterolide
    Professor: Stephenson, Corey
  • McDougal, Erin
    Effect of Shell Disease on Mate Selection in the American lobster, Homarus americanus
    Professor: Atema, Jelle
  • Miranda, Maria
    Towards High Oxidation State Nickel Alkoxide Complexes
    Professor: Doerrer, Linda
  • Ontaneda, Jennifer
    Children’s Understanding of Pictures as Categorical and Symbolic Representations (part of Early Development of Pictoral Competence Project)
    Professor: Banea, Patricia
  • Pham, Hannah
    “Metal-Breathing” in Biology: Understanding the Electron Transfer Proceses of Shewanella oneidensis
    Professor: Elliott, Sean
  • Pilon, Daniel
    Metamaterial Micro-Electrical Mechanic Systems (MEMS) Components for Spectroscopic Detection and Identification using Terahertz Radiation
    Professor: Averitt, Richard
  • Portalatin, Manuel
    Identification of 5-HT2C Receptors on GABA-expressing Neurons in Xenopus Brain
    Professor: Yamaguchi, Ayako
  • Rabbani, Ayesha
    Identification of Cognin and Associated Proteins in Embryonic Chick Glial Cells
    Professor: Hausman, Robert
  • Rago, Florencia
    Kinetic Studies of Aldolase A Substrate Specificity via Fluorescence Spectrophotometry Visualization of Movement
    Professor: Tolan, Dean
  • Riley, Danielle
    Effect of Visual Factors on a Pleasurable Activity of Daily Living – Playing Bingo
    Professor: Cronin-Golomb, Alice
  • Salimi, Qasim
    What is the Role of 5’Adenylylsulfate Kinase in Primary Sulfur Metabolism and How Does this Contribute to Glucosinolate Biosynthesis?
    Professor: Celenza, John
  • Sarraju, Ashish
    Construction of Mutant Double-Lanthanide Binding Tags for Improved Crystallization
    Professor: Allen, Karen
  • Sassani, Jessica
    Racial Disparities in HIV Testing Behaviors among Sexually Experienced Young Women: Associations with Routine Medical/Gynecological Care
    Professor: Hahm, Hyeouk Chris
  • Sibley, Adam
    Designing and Implementing a Strategy for Validating Global Land Cover Data Sets Derived from Remote Sensing
    Professor: Friedl, Mark
  • Smartt, Caroline
    Past and Present Landscape Change and the Intensification of Disease: A Comparative Analysis of Three Agro-Ecological Disease Environments in Sub-Saharan Africa
    Professor: McCann, James
  • Smetana, Corey
    Family Interaction and the Course and Treatment of Depression in Youth
    Professor: Tompson, Martha
  • Stucker, William
    Using FPGAs to Accelerate Applications in Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
    Professor: Herbordt, Martin
  • Sullivan, Caroline
    Phonemic Restorative Mechanisms and Magnetoencephalography Imaging Analysis
    Professor: Liederman, Jacqueline
  • Tsui, Rachel
    Investigating the Mechanistic and Structural Properties of PKU-Inducing Mutants of Phenylalanine Hydroxylase through Enzymatic and Crystallographic Methods
    Professor: Caradonna, John
  • Wincott, Charlotte
    Differential Contributions of Hippocampal Subregions to Sequential Memory
    Professor: Eichenbaum, Howard
  • Xiong, Michael
    IL-16 Induced T Regulatory Cell Recruitment to the Lungs
    Professor: Cruikshank, William
  • Yuan, Menglu
    The Effect of GluR1 Inhibition on Inducing Cocaine Relapse
    Professor: Pierce, R. Christopher
  • Zahedi, Bita
    Effects of Mercury Contamination on the Immune Function and Stress Physiology of Eptesicus fuscus and Myotis lucifugus
    Professor: Kunz, Thomas
  • Zimmerman, Jonah
    The Response of Acoustically Driven Oscillating Bubbles Suspended in Xanthan Gel
    Professor: Porter, Tyrone

Spring 2008 UROP Award Recipients

  • Averill, Colin
    Organic Nitrogen Uptake On an Elevational Gradient in a Cold Northeastern Temperature Forest: Using 15N Isotope Anaysis and Ectomycorrhizal Abundance in Search of a Correlation.
    Professor: Finzi, Adrien
  • Avery, Deborah
    A Search for Dark Matter
    Professor: Ahlen, Steve
  • Banigan, Meredith
    Synthesis of Isotopically Labeled IspG, IspH Substrates and Substrate Analogs in the Prokaryotic Isoprenoid Biosynthetic Pathway
    Professor: Lui, Pinghua
  • Bastian, Daniel
    Determination of CLN3 Promoter Activity in Primary Neurons
    Professor: Tullis, Gregory
  • Beck, Morgen
    Gender Roles and Technological Progress
    Professor: Olivetti, Claudia
  • Buttlar, Magdalena
    Can Anti-Predator Odor Signals from Other Fish Species Enhance the Brain Development of Young Nicaraguan Cichlids?
    Professor: Abate, Maria
  • Chappell, Scott
    Evaluation of the Interactive Role of Matrix Microenvironments and Muscle Growth Factors in Muscle Stem Cell Growth, Differation and Pattern Formation In Vitro
    Professor: Montano, Monty
  • Chau, Jimmy
    Pervasive Ecological Monitorin Using Wireless Video Sensor Networks
    Professor: Little, Thomas
  • Colgan, Amy
    Development of a Low Frequency Sonar Transducer
    Professor: Nagem, Raymond
  • Correia, Kevin
    DNA Sensing via Nanoelectronic Devices
    Professor: Mohanty, Pritiraj
  • Cotter, Hayley
    The Politics of Reform: Devising a Politically Feasible Strategy to Change the U.S. Healthcare System
    Professor: Davidson, Stephen
  • Curtis, Caitlin
    Stobi Archaeological Archives Project
    Professor: Wiseman, James
  • De Groot, Jack
    Benchmarking and Optimization Procedures of the DNA Microarray Fabricator
    Professor: Unlu, Selem
  • Dolby, Greer
    Mid-Pleistocene Transition: Investigating the Regolith Hypothesis
    Professor: Raymo, Maureen
  • Donaghey, Julie
    Dissecting the Myospryn and Dystrophin Interaction
    Professor: Naya, Francisco
  • Donahou, Tanya
    Olfactory Bulb Imaging in Awake Behaving Head-Fixed Mice
    Professor: Wachowiak, Matt
  • Dresselhaus, Erica
    Conservation of the NF-kB Signal Transduction Pathway in the Sea Anemone Nematostella vectensis
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • Edquist, Sara
    Function of NF-kB Allele in Oxidative Stress Response of Starlet Sea Anemones, Nematostella vectensis
    Professor: Finnerty, John
  • Ennis, Thomas
    Evaluating a Role for NF-kB Essential Modulator (NEMO) Oxidative Stress
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • Exner, Natalie
    NEO PI-R Personality Inventory in a Barbadian Cohort: Assessing Cross-Cultural Applicability and the Effects of Malnutrition on Personality
    Professor: Galler, Janina
  • Garton, Sarah
    Perspectives on an Egalitarian Work Environment: An Ethnography of South End Press, a Collectively Run Book Publisher
    Professor: Lindholm, Charles
  • Gaumond, Jillian
    Factors Associated with HIV Testing Among Women of Color
    Professor: Hahm, Hyeouk Chris
  • Gordon, Justin
    Optimizatin of DNA Structure Determination on a Capillary Electrophoresis Instrument
    Professor: Tullius, Thomas
  • Hashimoto, Daniel
    Response Properties of of Mechanorecepors and Chemoreceptor Cells Involved in Odor-Plume Tracking Behavior in the American Lobster
    Professor: Atema, Julie
  • Hazra, Aniruddha
    A Model Cell System for Characterizing the Role of the REL Transcription Factor in Human B-cell Lymphoma
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • Henning, Brian
    Data Aquisition by a Custom Ethernet Interface Circuit
    Professor: Kearns, Ed
  • Ho, Karen
    Charaterization of Expression Patterns of Estrogen Receptors, Estrogen Responsive Genes, and Neural Phenotypes Using Knock-Down (Morpholino) Strategies in Living Zebrafish Embryos
    Professor: Callard, Gloria
  • Hong, Sam
    Copper Mediated Suzuki-like Cross Coupling of Functionalized Triazines Followed by Inverse Electron Demand Deils-Alder Cycloadditions
    Professor: Snyder, Tom
  • Hubbard, William
    Conductivity and Raman Spectra of Graphene Under Extreme Physical Conditions
    Professor: Goldberg, Bennett
  • Hunter, Ryan
    Novel User Interfaces to Multi-Robot Control
    Professor: Baillieul, John
  • Imes, Catherine
    Changes in Protein Localization and Concentration in Diabetic Retinopathy
    Professor: Eldred, William
  • Ivzan, Nadav
    Optical Fiber Based Retinal Innervating Device
    Professor: Passaglia, Christopher
  • Jareczek, Fancis
    Effects of Monolith and Sample Compositions on Pressure Gradients in Point-of-Care Diagnostic Services
    Professor: Klapperich, Catherine
  • Jiang, Zhixing
    Threshold Mating Hippocampal and Amygdalar MAPK Activation in Female Rats
    Professor: Erskine, Mary
  • Johnson, Natalie
    Serotonin in the Pheidole Dentata Minor Worker Ant: the Relationship Between Age and Task Performance
    Professor: Traniello, James
  • Kay, Janet
    Paleoethnobotanical Analysis of Samples from Vinca, Serbia
    Professor: Borojevic, Ksenija
  • Krause, Alexander
    A Scientific Research Collection Omnibus
    Professor: Swan, Anna
  • Laskorski, Paul
    Toward Operational Global Monitoring of Landcover Change
    Professor: Woodcock, Curtis
  • Lattizori, David
    REBUILD: Designing, Implementing, and Financing Green Energy Solutions
    Professor: Kulatilaka, Nalin
  • Li, Hsi Hua
    Is There a Role for Gluathione-S-Transferases in the Synthesis of Glucosinolates in Arabidopsis?
    Professor: Celenza, John
  • Lorenzi, Magen
    Effect of Dietary Restriction of Mice
    Professor: Widmaier, Eric
  • Maloney, Meghan
    Fumagillol Based Small Molecule Library Synthesis
    Professor: Snyder, John
  • McAdams, Matthew
    Phonemic Restorative Mechanisms and Magnetoenccphalography Imaging Analysis
    Professor: Liederman, Jacqueline
  • Miranda, Maria
    Towards High Oxidation State Nickel Complexes
    Professor: Doerrer, Linda
  • Moore, Katherine
    Neural Basis of Opiate Reward
    Professor: Kaplan, Gary
  • Mohommad,
    Activity of Postsubicular Head Direction Cells During Rapid Eye Movement Sleep
    Professor: Hasselmo, Michael
  • Nguyen, Nam Quoc
    Plasmon Coupling Based Single Prion Protein Detectors
    Professor: Reinhard, Bjorn
  • Notini, Jillian
    How do Biogenic Amines Influence Social Behavior in Ants?
    Professor: Traniello, James
  • Orrey, Danielle
    The Civil War Economy of Mogadishu: Modern Day Development Implications of Historical Phenomenon
    Professor: Manfredi, Victor
  • Philip, Cynthia
    Neural Basis for Opiate Reward
    Professor: Kaplan, Gary
  • Pilon, Daniel
    Mathematical Microelectrical Mechanic Systems Components for Spectroscopic Detection and Identification using Terahertz Radiation
    Professor: Averitt, Richard
  • Pujol, John
    Cambridge Housing Authority Green Energy Proposal
    Professor: Kulatilaka, Nalin
  • Rios, Aydan
    Genetic Identification of Cryptic Species Among Regional Color Morphs in the Indonesian-West Pacific
    Professor: Barber, Paul
  • Rozenberg, David
    Application of SRIB Biosensor for Medical Diagnostics of Rabbit Hepatits B Virus
    Professor: Unlu, Selem
  • Russo, Brian
    Retinal-Cognin Interacts with Integri-B3 to Mediate Cell Adhesion
    Professor: Hausman, Robert
  • Sanan, Akshay
    Role of the Redox Regulation of beta Arrestin
    Professor: Pimental, David
  • Sarraju, Ashish
    Crystal Studies of Mutant Double Lanthanide Binding Tags Designed to Enhance MRI Contrast
    Professor: Allen, Karen
  • Sassani, Jessica
    Comparing HIV STD Testing Behaviors of Asian American and Pacific Islander Adolescents to those of Three Other Ethnic Groups
    Professor: Hahm, Hyeouk (Chris)
  • Schell, Adam
    Studies Towards the Synthesis of the Epithiadiketopiperazine Natural Product Vertihemiptellide A
    Professor: Porco, John
  • Small, Jessica
    Purification of the Outer Membrane Protein from the Non-Pathogenic Bacterium Neisseria Lactamica, and Characterizations of its TLR-mediated Activity
    Professor: Massari, Paolo
  • Smetana, Corey
    The Influence of Family on Preadolescent Depression
    Professor: Tompson, Martha
  • Sous, Natalie
    Evaluation of a Clinical Intervention for Women with Postpartum Mood Disorders and their Infants
    Professor: Paris, Ruth
  • Stephens, Ashley
    Violence Against Women Screening at Boston Medical Center: A Critical Review
    Mentor: Stevens, Lynne
  • Teng, Hsiaoching
    An Experimental Test of a Prediction of Enhanced Foam Drainage via Shear Vibration
    Professor: Holt, Glynn
  • Todorova, Lela
    Physical State of Polymer Nanometer Films Above the Glass Temperature of the Polymer in Bulk
    Professor: Tsui, Ophelia
  • Tsang, Kelly
    Effect of Kuwanons and their Synthetic Mimics on Gastric-Releasing Peptide Receptors Mediated Pancreatic Cancer Cell Prolifieration
    Professor: Weber, Christian
  • Vazques, Allen
    The Supply Chain of Clean Energies: Who is Financially Benefitting?
    Professor: Joglekar, Nitin
  • Vedula, Rahul
    Detection of Antigen Binding to Antibody Microarray Surface Using Label-Free Imaging
    Professor: Unlu, Selem
  • Wang, Joyce
    The Role of SIRT1 in Esophageal Cancer Cell Growth and Survival
    Professor: Dai, Yan
  • Werden, Leland
    Linking Nitrogen Cycling to Long Term Carbon Uptake in a Mid-Latitude Hardwood-Conifer Forest
    Professor: Finzi, Adrien
  • Wheatley, Susan
    Effects of Forest Clear Cuts on Nitrogen Isotope Ratios in Tree Rings
    Professor: Templer, Pamela
  • Wojnarowicz, Mark
    Saturated Fat Absorption Efficiency in Mice
    Professor: Widmaier, Eric
  • Wolfe, Benjamin
    Human Perimetry Systems – Systems for Evaluating Attentional Neglect in Human Patients and Animal Models
    Professor: Valero-Cabre, Antoni
  • Zimmerman, Jonah
    The Response of Acoustically Driven Oscillating Bubbles Suspended in Xanthan Gel
    Professor: Porter, Tyrone

Fall 2007 UROP Award Recipients

  • Abdu, Robert William
    Cichlid’s Parent Offspring Conflict: Can the Young Influence the Period of Parental Care
    Professor: Abate, Maria
  • Avery, Deborah
    The Search for Dark Matter
    Professor: Ahlen, Steve
  • Averill, Colin
    Organic Nitrogen Uptake on an Elevation Gradient in Northern Hardwood-boreal Conifer Forests: The Development Use of 15N Isotope Analysis and Ectomycorrhizal Abundance in Search of Correlation
    Professor: Finzi, Adrian
  • Bhavsar, Nadav
    Development of Basement Membrane Thickening of Retinal and Glomerular Capillaries in an Animal Model of Type 2 Diabetes
    Professor: Roy, Sayon
  • Cannon, Rachel
    Determining the Localization of Cell Death Proteins in the Drosophilia Ovary via Fusion of GFP and MYC Epitope Tags
    Professor: McCall, Kim
  • Carey, Matthew
    Transdermal Injection of Nanoparticles via Electrospray and Pulsed-Field Assist
    Professor: Horenstein, Mark
  • Chen, Xi
    Regulation of NRF1 Expression in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells by Estrogen Receptors
    Professor: Hansen, Ulla
  • Colgan, Amy
    Development of a Lowe Frequency Solar Transducer
    Professor: Nagem, Raymond
  • DeGroot, Jack
    Modification of the Programming and Procedures of the DNA Microarray Fabricator
    Professor: Unlu, Selem
  • Dolby, Greer
    Mid-Pleistocene Transition: Investigating the Regolith Hypothesis
    Professor: Raymo, Maureen
  • Donahou, Tanya
    Olfactory Bulb Imaging in Awake Behaving Head-Fixed Mice
    Professor: Wachowiak, Matt
  • Dresselhaus, Erica
    Conservation of the NF-kB Signal Transduction Pathway in the Sea Anemone Nematostella vectensis
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • Eckman, Robert
    Influence of the Built Environment on Personal Travel and Activity: A Study of Boston University Students
    Professor: Walker, Joan
  • Ennis, Thomas
    Evaluating a Role for NF-kB Essential Modulator (NEMO) Oxidative Stress
    Professor: Gilmore, Thomas
  • Fitzsimmons, Jessica
    Tracing Biogeochemical Calcium Cycling in the Luquillo Experimental Forest Ecosystem using Calcium Isotope Analyses
    Professor: Kurtz, Andrew
  • Frederiksen, Brittni
    Understanding the Mentoring Process: a Longitudinal Sudy of Mentoring Relationships between Adolescents and Adults
    Professor: Spencer, Renee
  • Gaumond, Jillian
    HIV/STD Risk Behaviors, Testing Behaviors, and Sexual Networking of Asian American Women
    Professor: Hahm, Hyeouk Chris
  • Godfrey, Mark
    Electronic Characterizatin of the Tri-Heme Cytochrome C Peroxiase in Escherichia coli
    Professor: Elliot, Sean
  • Hashimoto, Daniel
    Response Properties of of Mechanorecepors and Chemoreceptor Cells Involved in Odor-Plume Tracking Behavior in the American Lobster
    Professor: Atema, Julie
  • Henning, Brian
    Data Aquisition by a Custom Ethernet Interface Circuit
    Professor: Kearns, Ed
  • Hong, Sam
    Copper Mediated Suzuki-like Cross Coupling of Functionalized Triazines Followed by Inverse Electron Demand Deils-Alder Cycloadditions
    Professor: Snyder, Tom
  • Hubbard, William
    Conductivity and Raman Spectra of Graphene Under Extreme Physical Conditions
    Professor: Goldberg, Bennett
  • Imes, Catherine
    Changes in Localization and Concentration of Proteins in the Nitric Oxide Signalling Pathway in Mouse Retina Due to Diabetic Retinopathy
    Professor: Eldred, William
  • Ivzan, Nadav
    Optical Fiber Based Retinal Innervating Device
    Professor: Passaglia, Christopher
  • Jarezek, Francis
    Effects of Monolith and Sample Compositions on Pressure Gradients in Point-of-Care Diagnostic Services
    Professor: Klapperich, Catherine
  • Jennaton, Morgan
    The Expression of Past Tense in American Sign Language: The Role of Lexical Items and Non-manual Expressions
    Professor: Neidle, Carol
  • Johnson, Marc
    Sniffing Behavior of Mice During a Go/No-Go Olfactory Discrimination
    Professor: Wachowiak, Matt
  • Kay, Janet
    Identification and Analysis of Archaeobotanical Macro-Remains of Egyptian and Southeastern European Sites
    Professor: Borojevic, Ksenija
  • Kraus, Kathleen
    Consequences of Early Experience for Language Acquisition: Evidence from Adopted Children
    Professor: Singh, Leher
  • Krause, Alexander
    Investigating the Use of Plasmon Resonances of Metallic Nanoparticles for Practical Applications
    Professor: Swan, Anna
  • Langlois, Christine
    Role and Function of Tryptophan Synthase Beta Subunits from Arabidopsis thaliana
    Professor: Celenza, John
  • Lorenzi, Magen
    The Effects of Saturated and Unsaturated Fats on Mice
    Professor: Widmaier, Eric
  • Macdonald, Mary
    A Study of Old Open Star Clusters
    Professor: Janes, Kenneth
  • Maloney, Megan
    Fumagillol Based Small Molecule Library Synthesis
    Professor: Snyder, John
  • Mankus, Annette
    Families’ and Children’s Adjustment Study
    Professor: Tompson, Martha
  • Meyer, Justin
    The Effect of Neuroactive Steroids on Cue-Induced Reinstatement of Cocaine in Rats as Models
    Professor: Ratner, Marcia
  • Notini, Jillian
    How do Biogenic Amines Influence Social Behavior in Ants?
    Professor: Traniello, James
  • Orrey, Danielle
    Urban Historical Demography: The Arabic Diaspora in Mogadishu
    Professor: Manfredi, Victor
  • Pepe, Lauren
    Drug Self-Administration in Rats: Evaluating Possible Treatments for Cocaine Dependence
    Professor: Caine, Barak
  • Pereda, Katherine
    Determining Expression Triggers for GABA-BR1 and GABA-BR1b
    Professor: Farb, David
  • Rolph, Michele
    The Impact of Adelges Tsugae Annad on Within-Stream Nutrients and Riparian Zone Nutrient Retention in Northeastern United States Upland Forests
    Professor: Templer, Pamela
  • Sarraju, Ashish
    Synthesis of Mutant Double-Lanthanide Binding Tags to Enhance MRI Contrast
    Professor: Allen, Karen
  • Sous, Natalie
    Evaluation of a Clinical Intervention for Women with Postpartum Mood Disorders and Their Infants
    Professor: Paris, Ruth
  • Stevens, Luke
    Genetic Structure of the Bigeye Trevally Caranx Sexfasciatus in the Indonesian-West Pacific
    Professor: Barber, Paul
  • Stinson, Harry
    Constructing a Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscope for the Characterization of Aperiodic Photonic Quasicystals
    Professor: Goldberg, Bennett
  • Sullivan, Molly
    The Effects of Urbanization on Habitat/Resource Use and Reproductive Success on the Common Raccoon (Procyon lotor)
    Professor: Busher, Peter
  • Teng, Hsiaoching
    An Experimental Test of a Prediction of Enhanced Foam Drainage via Shear Vibration
    Professor: Holt, Glynn
  • Todorova, Lela
    Physical State of Polymer Nanometer Films Above the Glass Temperature of the Polymer in Bulk
    Professor: Tsui, Ophelia
  • Tsang, Kelly
    Effect of Kuwanons and their Synthetic Mimics on Gastric-Releasing Peptide Receptors Mediated Pancreatic Cancer Cell Prolifieration
    Professor: Weber, Christian
  • Tsui, Rachel
    Investigating the Mechanical and Structural Properties of PKU-Inducing Mutants of Phenylanine Hydroxylase Through Enzymatic and Crystallographic Methods
    Professor: Caradonna, John
  • Vazquez, Allen
    The Supply Chain of Clean Energies: Who is Financially Benefitting?
    Professor: Joglekar, Nitin
  • Walker, Richard
    Robotics Navigation with Potential Fields
    Professor: Andersson, Sean
  • Werden, Leland
    Linking Nitrogen Cycling to Long Term Carbon Uptake in a Mid-Latitude Hardwood-Conifer Forest
    Professor: Finzi, Adrien
  • Wheatley, Susan
    The Effect of Forest Clear Cuts on Nitrogen Isotope Ratios in Tree Rings
    Professor: Templer, Pamela
  • Williams, Jamie
    Finding the Right Balance: Freedom, Autonomy, and Accountability in Education
    Professor: Glenn, Charles
  • Wolfe, Benjamin
    Human Perimetry Systems – Systems for Evaluating Attentional Neglect in Human Patients and Animal Models
    Professor: Valero-Cabre, Antoni
  • Wu, Connie
    Functional Characterization of SAL1, a Gene Involved in Metabolism of the Plant Growth Regulator Auxin
    Professor: Celenza, John
  • Xiong, Michael
    IL-16 Induced T Regulatory Cell Recruitment to the Lungs
    Professor: Crukshank, William
  • Zaza, Kiersten
    An Analysis of Political Identity in Turkey from the End of the Ottoman Empire to the Modern Day
    Professor: Chehabi, Houchang