Published Students – 2012

The following is a list of research accomplishments by Boston University undergraduates in 2012.

Publications

Artem Akopyan (Professor Alexander Levichev, CAS Mathematics)
AA Akopyan & AV Levichev. 2012. The Sviderskiy formula and a contribution to Segal’s chronometry. Mathematical Structures and Modeling 25: 44-51.

Bhumica Amin (Professor Joyce Wong, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
Y Park, AC Luce, RD Whitaker, B Amin, M Cabodi, R Nap, I Szleifer, RO Cleveland, JO Nagy & JY Wong. 2012. Tunable polymerized shell microbubbles as molecular imaging ultrasound contrast agents. Langmuir 28: 3766-3772.

Brian Barry (Professor Stephan Anderson, MED Radiology)
SW Anderson, B Barry, JA Soto, A Ozonoff, M O’Brien & H Jara. 2012. Quantifying hepatic fibrosis using a biexponential model of diffusion weighted imaging in ex vivo liver specimens. Magnetic Resonance Imaging 30: 1475-1482.

Nick Bene (Professor Sean Elliott, CAS – Chemistry)
MJ Hamill, M Jost, C Wong, N Bene, CL Drennan & SJ Elliott. 2012. Electrochemical characterization of Escherichia coli adaptive response protein AidB. International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 13: 16899-16915.

Asma Bhindarwala, Theadora Swenson (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
HC Hahm, ED Kolaczyk, J Jang, T Swenson, & AM Bhindarwala. 2012. Binge drinking trajectories from adolescence to young adulthood: the effects of peer social network. Substance Use and Misuse 47: 745-756.

Eunsun Cho (Professor Pinghua Liu – CAS Chemistry)
K Daughtry, Y Xiao, D Stoner-Ma, E Cho, AM Orvill, P Liu & KN Allen. 2012. Quaternary ammonium oxidative demethylation: X-ray crystallographic and on-beam Raman and UV-visible spectroscopic characterization of a Rieske-type demethylase. Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134: 2823–2834.

Evan Conway, Arlene Reyna (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS Biology)
AB Core, AE Reyna, EA Conway & CA Bradham. 2012. Pantropic retroviruses as a transduction tool for sea urchin embryos. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109: 5334-5339.

Erica D’Amato (Professor Corey Stephenson, CAS Chemistry)
JD Nguyen, EM D’Amato, JMR Narayanam & CRJ Stephenson. 2012. Engaging unactivated alkyl, alkenyl and aryl iodides in visible-light-mediated free radical reactions. Nature Chemistry 4: 854-859.

Eric Dahl (Professor Linda Doerrer, CAS Chemistry)
EW Dahl, FG Baddour, WA Hoffert, SR Fiedler, MP Shores, GT Yee, JP Djukic, JW Bacon, AL Rheingold & LH Doerrer. 2012. Antiferromagnetic coupling across a tetrametallic unit through noncovalent interactions. Chemical Sciences 3: 602-609.

Chantal deBakker (Professor Elise Morgan, ENG – Mechanical Engineering)
LNM Hayward, CMJ deBakker, H Lusic, LC Gerstenfeld, MW Grinstaff & EF Morgan. 2012. Contrast-enhanced computed tomographic imaging of soft callus formation in fracture healing. Microscopy Research and Technique 75: 7-14.

Bijan Dehghani (Professor Francis Farraye, MED – Gastroenterology)
M Kanneganti, B Dehghani, J Steinberg, S Cerda, D Rybin, M Weinberg & FA Farraye. 2012. Significance of granulomatous inflammation found on endoscopic biopsies or surgical resections on the severity and prognosis of Crohn’s Disease. American Journal of Gastroenterology 107: S633.

Peter Finkbeiner (Professor Corey Stephenson, CAS Chemistry)
C-J Wallentin, JD Nguyen, P Finkbeiner & CRJ Stephenson. 2012. Highly efficient fluorous tagging mediated by visible light phooredox catalysis. Journal of the American Chemical Society 134: 8875-8877 (DAAD-supported undergraduate from Germany)

John-Nicholas Furst (Professor Ayse Coskun, ENG Electrical and Computer Engineering)
A Bartolini, M Sadri, JN Furst, AK Coskun & L Benini. 2012. Quantifying the impact of frequency scaling on the energy efficiency of the single-chip cloud computer. In Design, Automation, and Test in Europe, in press.

Trevor Grant, Sarah Woodson (Professor Ulla Hansen, CAS – Biology)
John Kavouris (Professor Scott Schaus, CAS – Chemistry)
TJ Grant
, JA Bishop, LM Christadore, G Barot, HG Chin, S Woodson, J Kavouris, A Siddiq, R Gredler, XN Shen, J Sherman, T Meehan, K Fitzgerald, S Pradhan, LA Briggs, WH Andrews, D Sarkar, SE Schaus & U Hansen. 2012. Antiproliferative small molecule inhibitors of the transcription factor LSF reveal oncogene addiction in hepatocellular carcinoma. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109: 4503-4508.

Nicholas Grapsas (Professor Nina Shokir, CAS Earth and Environment)
Grapsas, N. K
. and N. Shokri. 2012. Acoustic signature of evaporation from porous media, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, CA, USA. Abstract H11B-1165.

Michael Gustin (Professor Susan Kandarian SAR Health Sciences)
T Yamaki, CL Wu, M Gustin, J Lim, RW Jackman & SC Kandarian. 2012. Rel A/p65 is required for cytokine-induced myotube atrophy. American Journal of Physiology Cell Physiology 303: C135-C142.

Krutika Hosur (Professor Elise Morgan, ENG – Mechancal Engineering)
EF Morgan, AI Hussein, BA Al-Awadhi, DE Hogan, H Matsubara, Z Al-Aq,  JS Fitch, A Andre, K Hosur & LC Gerstenfeld. 2012. Vascular development during distraction osteogenesis proceeds by sequential intramuscular arteriogenesis followed by intraosteal angiogenesis. Bone 51: 535-545.

H-R Hsu, George Levine (Professor Sean Elliott, CAS Chemistry)
GS Pulcu, KE Frato, R Gupta, H-R Hsu, GA Levine, MP Hendrich & SJ Elliott. 2012. The diheme cytochrome c peroxidase from Shewanella oneidensis requires reductive activation. Biochemistry 51: 974-985.

N Johnson, BC Gillis (Professor James Traniello, CAS Biology)
ML Muscedere,  N Johnson, JF Kamhi, BC Gillis & JFA Traniello. 2012. Serotonin modulates worker responsiveness to trail pheromone in the ant Pheidole dentata.  Journal of Comparative Physiology 198: 219-227.

Chloe J. Jordan (Professor Catherine Caldwell-Harris, CAS – Psychology)
CJ Jordan
& CL Caldwell-Harris. 2012. Understanding differences in neuroypical and autism spectrum special interests through internet forums. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 50: 391-402.

Pallavi Joshi (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS – Psychology)
TM Laudate, S Neargarder, TE Dunne, KD Sullivan, P Joshi, GC Gilmore, TM Riedel & A Cronin-Golomb. 2012.  Bingo!  Externally-supported performance intervention for deficient visual search in normal aging, Parkinson’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition 19: 102-121. Special issue on “Cognitive and Motivational Mechanisms Compensating for the Limitations in Performance on Complex Cognitive Tasks across the Adult Life-Span.” (ed. Sedek).

Lauren A. Keller (Professor Michael E. Hasselmo, CAS Psychology)
K Gupta, LA Keller & ME Hasselmo ME. 2012. Reduced spiking in entorhinal cortex during the delay period of a cued spatial response task. Learning and Memory 19: 219-230.

Aimal Khankel (Professor Joe Tien, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
KHK Wong, JG Truslow, AH Khankhel, KLS Chan & J Tien. 2012. Artificial lymphatic drainage systems for vascularized microfluidic scaffolds. Journal of Biomedical Material Research A, in press.

Adam Klein, Christy Li, Elaine Welch (Professor Kim McCall, CAS Biology)
JI Etchegaray, A Timmons, AP Klein, TL Pritchett, E Welch, TL Meehan, C Li & K McCall. 2012. Draper acts through the JNK pathway to control synchronous engulfment of dying germline cells by follicular epithelial cells. Development 139: 4029-4039.

Alex Leung (Professor Joe Tien, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
AD Leung
, KHK Wong & J Tien. 2012. Plasma expanders stabilize human microvessels in microfluidic scaffolds. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research, Part A 100A: 1815-1822.

Vincent Lim, Diana Aksyonova (Professor Barbara Shinn-Cunningham, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
S Bressler, V Lim, D Aksyonova & BG Shinn-Cunningham. 2012. Cortical and brainstem differentiation of neural responses to hits versus misses. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 131: 3388.

Chad Madsen (Professor Tereasa Brainerd, CAS – Astronomy)
TG Brainerd,  I Agustsson, CA Madsen & JA Edmonds. 2012. Large-scale intrinsic alignments of galaxies. The Astrophysical Journal, in press.

Robert Marchwinski (Professor Dan Clemens, CAS Astronomy)
RC Marchwinski, MI Pavel & DP Clemens. 2012. Resolved magnetic field mapping of a molecular cloud using GPIPS. The Astrophysical Journal 755: in press.

Megan Mataga, Shoshana Rosenthal, Sara Heerboth, Mckenna Longacre, Genevieve Housman (Professor Sibaji Sarkar, MED Cancer Center)
MA Mataga, S Rosenthal, S Heerboth, A Devalapalli, S Kokolus, LR Evans, M Longacre, G Housman & S Sarkar. 2012. Anti-breast cancer effects of histone deacetylase inhibitors and calpain inhibitor. Anticancer Research 32: 2523-2529.

Vidhya Mathiyazhagan (Professor Joyce Wong, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
Y Park, RD Whitaker, R Nap, J Paulsen, V Mathiyazhagan, LH Doerrer, Y-Q Song, M Hürlimann, I Szleifer & JY Wong. 2012. Stability of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles at different pH values: experimental and theoretical analysis. Langmuir 28:l 6246-6255.

Meaghan McCallum, Kristin Tabor (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS Psychology)
DR Seichepine, S Neargarder, M McCallum, K Tabor, TM Riedel, GC Gilmore & A Cronin-Golomb. 2012. Luminance affects age-related deficits in object detection:  Implications for computerized psychological assessments. Psychology and Aging 27: 522-528.

Jarrod Milshtein (Professor Uday Pal, ENG Mechanical Engineering)
E Gratz, S Pati, J Milshtein, AC Powell & UB Pal. 2012. Control of Yttrium diffusion out of yttria stabilized zirconia during SOM electrolysis for magnesium production. (eds SN Mathaudu, WH Sillekens, NR Neelameggham & N Hort). In: Magnesium Technology, Orlando: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. pp 499-503.

Jianghong Min (Professor Kathleen Morgan, SAR Health Sciences)
J Min
, M Reznichenko, M, RH Poythress, CM Gallant, S Vetterkind, Y Li & KG Morgan. 2012. Src modulates contractile vascular smooth muscle function via regulation of focal adhesions. Journal of Cellular Physiology 227: 3585-3592

Jee-Young Mock (Professor Sean Elliot, CAS – Chemistry)
KD Bewley, MA Firer-Sherwood,,  JY Mock, N Ando, CL Drennan & SJ Elliott. 2012. Mind the gap: diversity and reactivity of multiheme cytochromes of the MtrA/DmsE family. Transactions of the Biochemical Society 40: 1268-1273.

Rebecca Mountain (Professor Ksenia Borojevic, CAS – Archaeology)
K Borojevic & R Mountain. 2012.  The ropes of Pharaohs: the source of cordage from “Rope Cave” at Mersa/Wadi Gawasis, revisited.  Journal of Archaeological Research in Egypt 47: in press.

K Borojevic & R Mountain. 2012.  Microscopic identification and sourcing of ancient Egyptian plant fibers using longitudinal thin sectioning. Archaeometry, in press.

Archana Narain (Professor Simone Gill, SAR Occupational Therapy)
SV Gill & A Narain. 2012. Quantifying the effects of body mass index on safety: reliability of a video coding procedure and utility of a rhythmic walking task. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 93: 728-730.

Lisa Ng (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
HC Hahm, E Kolaczyk, Y Lee, J Jang & L Ng. 2012. Do Asian-American women who were maltreated as children have a higher likelihood for HIV risk behaviors and adverse mental health outcomes? Women’s Health Issues 22: e35-e43.

Angie Nicolás (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
MC Hughey, A Nicolás, JR Vonesh & KM Warkentin. 2012. Wasp predation drives the assembly of fungal and fly communities on frog egg masses. Oecologia 168: 1057-1068.

Janna Olmos (Professor John Snyder, CAS – Chemistry)
SC Benson, L Lee, W Wei, F Ni, JD Janna Olmos, K Strom, AB Beeler, JK Snyder, CC Cheng, J Inglese, J Yuan, X-z Su, S Kota, V Takahashi, AD Strosberg, JH Connor & GG Bushkin. 2012. Truncated aspidosperma alkaloid-like scaffolds: unique structures for the discovery of new, bioactive compounds. Heterocycles 84: 135-155.

Alicia Ortiz (Professor John Caradonna, CAS – Chemistry)
PC Tarves, J McNally, L Gregor, J Liu, A Poltis, A Ortiz, E Rybak-Akimova & JP Caradonna. 2012. Examination of a nonheme iron(II) compound with a fac-N2O1 donor ligand and a-ketoacid coenzyme: mechanistic insights into O2 activation. Royal Chemistry Society Dalton Transactions, in review.

Ekta Patel (Professor James Traniello CAS Biology)
Y Giraldo, E Patel, W Gronenberg & JFA Traniello. 2012. Worker subcaste division of labor and structural plasticity in an extrinsic serotonin-like immunoreactive mushroom body neuron in the ant Pheidole dentata. Neuroscience Letters 534: 107-111.

Barish Poole (Professor Tim Gardner CAS Biology)
B Poole, J Markowitz & T Gardner. 2012. The song must go on: resilience of the songbird vocal motor pathway. PLoS ONE 7: e38173.

Katheryn Rothenberg (Professor Michael Smith,  ENG Biomedical Engineering)
PR Polio, KE Rothenberg, D Stamenović & ML Smith. 2012. A micropatterning and image processing approach to simplify measurement of cellular traction forces. Acta Biomaterialia 8: 82-88.

Kathryn Rough (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
HC Hahm, J Lee, K Rough & SA Strathdee. 2012. Gender power control, sexual experiences, safer sex practices, and potential HIV risk behaviors among young Asian-American women. AIDS and Behavior 16: 179-188.

Ashish Sarraju (Professor Karen Allen, CAS Chemistry) KD Daughtry, LJ Martin, A Sarraju, B Imperiali & KN Allen. 2012. Tailoring encodable lanthanide-binding tags as MRI contrast agents. Chembiochem 13: 2567-2574.

Andrew Schiller  (Professor Pamela Templer, CAS – Biology)
PH Templer,  AF Schiller, NW Fuller, AM Socci, JL Campbell, JE Drake & TH Kunz. 2012. Impact of a reduced winter snowpack on litter arthropod abundance and diversity in a northern hardwood forest ecosystem. Biology and Fertility of Soils 48: 413-424.

Ashley Sharpe (Professor William Saturno, CAS – Archaeology)
A Sharpe, K Emery & WA Saturno. 2012. Shifting patterns of Maya social complexity through time: preliminary zooarchaeological results from San Bartolo, Guatemala. In Animals and Inequality, SA McCarty & BS Arbuckle, eds. Boulder: University Press of Colorado, in press.

Marianna Staroselsky  (Professor Catherine Caldwell-Harris, CAS Psychology)
CL Caldwell-Harris, M Staroselsky, S Smashnaya & N Vasilyeva. 2012.  Emotional resonances of bilinguals’ two languages vary with age of arrival: The Russian-English bilingual experience in the U.S. In P. Wilson (Ed.), Perspectives on Emotion [Łódź Studies in Language 20] Frankfurt am Main: Pete

Josefa Sullivan, CE Stuart, JA Kambouris (Professors Angela Ho and Uwe Beffert, CAS Biology)
U Beffert, GM Dillon,  JM Sullivan, CE Stuart, JP Gilbert, JA Kambouris & A Ho. 2012. Microtubule plus-end tracking protein CLASP2 regulates neuronal polarity and synaptic function. Journal of Neuroscience 32: 13906-13916.

Anna Ward (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
HC Hahm, L Lundgren, C Lee, J Choi & A Ward. 2012. Sexual attitudes, reasons for forgoing condom use, and the influence of gender power among Asian-American women: a qualitative study. AIDS & Clinical Research S1: 004.

Trey Wenger (Professor Thomas Bania, CAS Astronomy)
TVWenger, TM Bania, DS Balser & LD Anderson. 2012. The Green Bank Telescope HII Region Discovery Survey: IV. Helium and carbon recombination lines. Astrophysical Journal, in press.

Lauren Wizon (Assistant Professor Mark Kramer, CAS Mathematics & Statistics)
C Chu-Shore, MA Kramer, J Pathmanathan, M Bianchi, M Westover, L Wizon & S Cash. 2012. Emergence of stable functional networks in long-term human EEG. Journal of Neuroscience 31: 15757-15767.

Angela Xie  (Professor Joyce Wong, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
C Williams, A Xie, S Emani, M Yamato, T Okano, SM Emani & JY Wong. 2012. A comparison of human smooth muscle and mesenchymal stem cells as potential cell sources for tissue engineered vascular patches. Tissue Engineering 18: 986-998.

Alan Yeo (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
A Yeo, JA Porco Jr & TD Gilmore. 2012. Bcl-XL, but not Bcl-2, can protect human B-lymphoma cell lines from parthenolide-induced apoptosis. Cancer Letters 318: 53-60.

Meeting Presentations & Abstracts

Evgeni Aizenberg (Professor Irving Bigio, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
E Aizenberg, IJ Bigio & E Rodriguez-Diaz. 2012. Image recognition using the multi-valued neuron and rotation-invariant 2D Fourier spectrum. Proceedings of the SPIE Conference on Electronic Imaging. Abstract.

Artem Akopyan (Professor Alexander Levichev, CAS Mathematics)
AA Akopyan & AV Levichev. 2012. On SO(3,3) fractional linear action on SO(3). The Fourth Geometry Meeting dedicated to the centenary of A.D.Alexandrov. Saint Petersburg, Russia. Abstract (p.33): http://www.pdmi.ras.ru/EIMI/2012/A100/abstr.pdf

Stacy Arnold, Curran Uppaluri, Arianna Medina (Professor Peter Buston, CAS – Biology)
S ArnoldC Uppulani, A Medina, M Wong & P Buston . 2012. Behavioral consistency and personality variation in the clownfish, Amphiprion percula. More Graduate Education at Mountain States Alliance/Western Alliance to Expand Student Opportunities Student Research Conference. February 14, 2012. Tempe, AZ. Poster presentation. (Poster Award)

Nafiun Awal (Professor Alexander Levichev, CAS Mathematics)
N Awal & A. Levichev. 2012. The projective world as underlying Segal’s compact cosmos. XII Roerich Heritage Conference/Philosophy and Science Workshop, Saint Petersburg, Russia. October 9- October 11, 2012. Abstract (pp 58-59) and PowerPoint presentation. (BU GUTS grant 2010)

Umaru Barre (Professor Ulla Hansen, CAS – Biology)
U Barre, J Sherman & U Hansen. 2012. Understanding how inhibition of LSF affects cell cycle progression into and through mitosis. Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABCRMS). November 7-10, 2012. San Jose, CA. Poster presentation.

David Barnes Berry (Professor Elise Morgan, ENG – Mechancal Engineering)
GU Unnikrishnan, CD Barest, DB Berry, AI Hussein & EF Morgan. 2012. Influence of specimen-specific trabecular anisotropy on QCT-based finite element analyses of lumbar vertebra. ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, 2012. Poster presentation.

Allison Borges (Professor Heather Murray, CAS Psychology)
A Borges, SE Sauer, H Murray & MW Otto. 2012. Predictors of emotion regulation strategies: the role of distress intolerance and mindfulness in the relationship between negative emotions and thought suppression. The 46th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, November, 2012. Poster presentation.

Kyle Brogle (Professor Sharon Goldberg, CAS Computer Sciences)
K Brogle, S Goldberg & L Reyzin. 2012. Sequential aggregate signatures with lazy verification from trapdoor signatures. AISACRYPT Meeting, Bejing, China. December, 2012. Paper presentation.

Michael Burke (Professor Leslie Brody, CAS – Psychology)
SK Dale, M Franklin, G Kelso, R Cruise, M Burke, K Weber, M Cohen & L Brody. 2012. Childhood sexual abuse, traditional gender roles, and coronary heart disease risk among women with HIV. 2nd International Workshop on HIV & Women. Bethesda, Maryland. Poster presentation.

Adrian Cann (Professor Rhoda Au, MED Neurology)
A Cann
, E Appleman, K Stavitsky & R Au. 2012. The effects of health comorbidities on sleep duration in school-aged children.  National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Health and Safety 2012 Meeting. March 2-3rd, Washington DC. Poster presentation.

Alex Canova (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS – Psychology)
Centi, J., Canova, A., Freeman, R., Cronin-Golomb, A. (2012).  Cognitive implications of reduced heart rate variability in Parkinson’s disease.  Abstracts of the Cognitive Aging Conference.

Luz Ceballos (Professor McCall, CAS – Biology)
Keshishyan T, J Nguyen, O Rudnicki, M Gammill, J Taipan, S Durrin, L Ceballos, A Leung, E Tanner, J Peterson & K McCall. 2012. A Genetic Screen to Identify Cell Death Regulators in the Drosophila Ovary. 53rd Annual Drosophila Research Conference, Chicago, IL. Poster presentation

George Chapman (Professor Angela Jefferson, MED – Neurology)
AL Jefferson, J Sparling, GW Chapman, D Seichepine, KA Gifford, N Cantwell, B Martin, V Dobrmyslin & D Salat. 2012. A semi-automated method for quantifying infarcts in older adults with and without dementia. 40th Annual Meeting International Neuropsychological Society. February, 2012. Montreal, Canada. Poster presentation.

Joy Collins Poythress (Professor Michael Sorenson, CAS – Biology)
Collins Poythress, Joy
, A.P. Wilder, T.H. Kunz & M.D. Sorenson. Characterizing population structure of Myotis lucifugus in the eastern United States to predict geographic spread of white-nose syndrome. 42nd Annual Meeting of the North American Society for Bat Research, San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 2012.

Erica D’Amato (Professor Corey Stephenson, CAS – Chemistry)
EM D’Amato & C Stephenson 2012. Mechanistic insight into photoredox-catalyzed reductive deiodination. American Chemical Society Fall National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 2012. Poster presentation by Erica D’Amato.

JD Nguyen, JM Narayanam, JW Tucker, EM D’Amato, MD Konieczynska, C-J Wallenting & CR Stephenson. 2012. Utilizing visible light active photocatalysts to perform atom transfer radical addition and reductive dehalogenation. American Chemical Society Fall National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 2012. Oral presentation by John Nguyen.

Chantal de Bakker (Professor Elise Morgan, ENG – Mechanical Engineering)
Hayward, LNM, CMJ de Bakker, LC Gerstenfeld, MW Grinstaff & EF Morgan. 2012. Validation of contrast-enhanced computed tomography for imaging of cartilage in fracture healing. 58th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society. Poster presentation.

Keita Decarlo  (Professor Nima Sshokri, CAS – Earth Sciences)
K DeCarlo & N Shokri. 2012. Substrate effects on crack dynamics and patterns in desiccating clay. 4th International Conference on Porous Media & Annual Meeting of the International Society for Porous Media, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, Poster presentation.

Natasha Desai (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS – Psychology)
Reynolds, G., Norton, D.J., Desai, N., Di Gaetano, L., Neargarder, S., Cronin-Golomb, A. (2012).  Differences in line bisection in younger and older adults: Relation to peripheral contrast sensitivity.  Abstracts of the Cognitive Aging Conference.

Ludovica Di Gaetano (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS – Psychology)
Reynolds, G., Norton, D.J., Desai, N., Di Gaetano, L., Neargarder, S., Cronin-Golomb, A. (2012).  Differences in line bisection in younger and older adults: Relation to peripheral contrast sensitivity.  Abstracts of the Cognitive Aging Conference.

Tom Ennis (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
S Cote, M Herscotvitch, R Prenovitz, T Ennis, TD Gilmore & A Whitty. 2012. Role of cysteine residues in NEMO structure and activity. Keystone Symposium on NF-kB Signaling and Biology: From Bench to Bedside. March 18-23, 2012. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. Poster presentation.

James Feng (Professor Alexander Levichev, CAS – Mathematics and Statistics)
JY Feng & A Levichev. 2012. More on the mathematics of the 3-Fold Model: embedding of the oscillator world L into Segal’s compact cosmost D. 2nd International Conference on Ethics and Culture: Current Significance of the Roerich Family Heritage. St Petersburg, Russia. Abstract and publication:  http://grani.agni-age.net/pdf/5013.pdf

Patrick Ferrell, Ian Murray and Christy Li (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
PS Ferrell, AB Core, I Murray, C Li, H Hardway, T Kaper, and CA Bradham, The Role of Twisted Gastrulation in Sea Urchin Development. Concurrent Session, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXI, Woods Hole MA, October 2012 (presented by P Ferrell).

Christine Marie Gamble (Professor David Somers, CAS – Psychology)
CM Gamble & DC Somers. 2012. An emergent hemifield asymmetry for visual short-term memory capacity. Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting. Poster presentation.

Elisa M. Gill (Professor Catherine Connell, CAS Sociology)
EM Gill. 2012. What makes an online community “Good”?: queer communities and Autostraddle.com <http://Autostraddle.com/> . Eastern Sociological Association Meetings. Poster presentation.

Margo Godersky (Professor Robert Saper, MED – Family Medicine)
J Keosaian, D Dresner, M Godersky, C Lemaster, R Paris, R Saper. 2012. Qualitative study of a predominantly minority population from yoga dosing study for chronic low back pain. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. October 28-21, 2012. San Francisco, CA, Poster presentation.

J Keosaian, D Dresner, C Cerrada, L Kwong, N Goodman, M Tam, M Godersky, R Saper. 2012. Recruitment strategies for community-based yoga research in a predominant minority population. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 12(Suppl 1):P183. International Research Congress on Integrative Medicine and Health Biennial Meeting. May 15-18, 2012. Portland, OR, Poster Presentation.

Aysun Gokoglu (Professor Selim Unlu, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
A Gokoglu, A Reddington & S Unlu. 2012. Oblique-illumination interferometric reflectance imaging sensor for small molecule detection. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting; Atlanta, GA; 2012 Oct 24-27. Abstract and poster presentation.

Daniel Grasso (Professor Mark Grinstaff, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
BA Lakin, DJ Grasso, RC Stewart, BD Snyder & MW Grinstaff. 2012. Cationic contrast enhanced CT imaging can predict the GAG distribution of bovine meniscus. 2012 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, in review.

Sarah Heerboth, Shoshana Rosenthal, Karolina Lapinska, Mckenna Longacre (Professor Sibaji Sarkar, MED Cancer Center)
S Heerboth, S Goldgar, S Byler, S Rosenthal, K Lapinska, M Longacre, S Kokolus & S Sarkar. 2012. Correlation of CpG methylation with gene silencing: allele-specific re-expression of an imprinted gene, ARHI. Genome Science Institute Symposium, BU School of Medicine, October 2012. Poster presentation (Outstanding Poster Award).

Jacob Herrmann (Professor Joyce Wong, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
BC Isenberg, OV Sazonova, J Herrmann, KL Lee, CD Hartman, AD Valentine, JY Wong & MA Nugent. 2012. Extracellular matrix presentation modulates vascular smooth muscle cell mechanotransduction. Biophysical Society 56th Annual Meeting, February 2012, San Diego, CA. Poster presentation.

Audrey Hertenstein (Professor Wendy Kuohung, MED – Obstretrics and Gynecology)
R Upadhyay, C Fortique, A Hertenstein, RS Carroll, UB Kaiser, W Kuohung. 2012.  Kisspeptin is produced by syncytiotrophoblast and inhibits cytotrophoblast invasion. , Annual Meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Investigation. March 21-24, 2012. San Diego, California. Poster presentation.

C Fortique, R Upadhyay, A Hertenstein, RS Carroll, UB Kaiser, W Kuohung. 2012.  Comparison of negative immunoselection methods to purify villous cytotrophoblast cells. Annual Meeting of the Society of Gynecologic InvestigationMarch 21-24, 2012. San Diego, California, Poster presentation.

Chelsey Jenney (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
CR Jenney, SS Bouchard & KM Warkentin. 2012. Carryover effects of larval digestive plasticity in postmetamorphic red-eyed treefrogs, Agalychis callidryas. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2012, Charleston, SC. Abstract and poster presentation.

Ning Jiang (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
F Wolenski, D Stefanik, T Lubinski, N Jiang, JR Finnerty & TD Gilmore. 2012. Evolutionary origins of NF-kB signaling. Keystone Symposium on NF-kB Signaling and Biology: From Bench to Bedside. March 18-23, 2012. Whistler, British Columbia, Canada. Poster and oral presentation.

Randall Jimenez, Shane Abinette (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
RR Jimenez, SH Abinette, JC Touchon, JR Vonesh & KM Warkentin. 2012. Ontogeny of risk across the aquatic-terrestrial interface: how changing behavior and morphology affect predation through anuran metamorphosis. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2012, Charleston, SC. Abstract and poster presentation.

Jennifer Jorgensen (Professor Rebecca Perkins, MED Boston Medical Center)
RB Perkins, JR Jorgensen, ME McCoy, SM Bak, TA Battaglia & KM Freund. 2012. Adherence to conservative management recommendations for abnormal pap tests in adolescents. Annual Meeting of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology 119: 1157-1163. Oral presentation (Funding: American Cancer Society)

Aimal Khankel (Professor Joe Tien ENG Biomedical Engineering)
KHK. Wong, JG Truslow, AH Khankhel, KL Chan & J Tien. 2012. Artificial lymphatic drainage systems for vascularized fibrin scaffolds. Biomedical Engineering Society 2012 Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA. Poster presentation.

Anna Kim, Trang Trinh (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
Y Yang, HC Hahm, A Kim, & T Trinh. 2012. Recruiting Asian American women: tailoring non-traditional strategies to recruit Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese women into a health survey study. Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Work and Research, Washington, DC. Oral presentation.

Sangah Kim (Professor Rhoda Au, MED Neurology)
S Kim
, E Appleman, K Stavitsky & R Au. The impact of Parenting Styles on Children’s Sleep Duration. Presented at National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep Health and Safety 2012 Meeting. March 2-3rd, Washington DC.

Adam Klein, Elaine Welch (Professor Kim McCall, CAS – Biology)
JI Etchegaray, AK Timmons, TL Pritchett, E Welch, AP Klein & K McCall. 2012. JNK and Drapger regulate the engulfment of nurse cells by follicle cells during starvation induced mid-oogenesis cell death in the Drosophila ovary. 53rd Annual Drosophila Research Conference. March, 2012. Chicago, IL. Poster presentation.

Adam Klein, Elaine Welch, C Li (Professor Kim McCall, CAS – Biology)
Etchegaray J, AK Timmons, AP Klein, TL Pritchett, E Welch, C Li & K McCall. 2012. Cell Death and Corpse Clearance in the Drosophila Ovary. Programmed Cell Death in Model Organisms Workshop, Ein Gedi, Israel, February 2012. Invited talk

Adrianna Kordek, Avraham Rusakov (Professor Traniello, CAS Biology)
YM Giraldo, A Rusakov, A Kordek & JFA Traniello. 2012. Aging ant brains: behavioral senescence, social stimuli, and apoptotic cell death in the ant Pheidole dentata. Tenth International Congress of Neuroethology. College Park, MD.

Marina Krykbaeva (Professor Tiffany Mellott, MED Pathology)
M Mahesh, E Langley, M Krykbaeva, JK Blusztajn & TJ Mellott. 2012. Perinatal choline supplementation alleviates deficits in social interaction and improves anxiety in BTBR T+tf/J mouse model of autism. Neuroscience 2012. October 14, 2012. New Orleans, LA. Poster presentation.

Evan Kuras and Naomi Butler (Professor Michael Sorenson, CAS – Biology)
Sorenson, M.D., J.M. DaCosta, Evan Kuras, K.F. Stryjewski, C.N. Balakrishnan, Naomi Butler & C.N. Spottiswoode. Extraordinarily divergent, host-specific mtDNA lineages in greater honeyguide and cuckoo finch: implications for the genetics of host-specific adaptation. International Symposium on Avian Brood Parasitism, Hainan, China, November 2012.

Sorenson, M.D., J.M. DaCosta, Evan Kuras, K.F. Stryjewski, C.N. Balakrishnan, Naomi Butler & C.N. Spottiswoode. Extraordinarily divergent, host-specific mtDNA lineages in greater honeyguide and cuckoo finch: implications for the genetics of host-specific adaptation. North American Ornithological Conference, Vancouver, BC, August 2012.

Rebecca LaCroix (Professor Mario Cabodi, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
LaCroix R, M Wong, J Connor, K Klapperich & M Cabodi.  2012. Optimization of virus sample enrichment in a microfluidic chip. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting; Atlanta, GA; 2012 Oct 24-27. Abstract and poster presentation.

Angela Lai (Professor Catherine Klapperich, ENG Biomedical Engineering)
CK Ellenson, A Lai, J Linnes & C Klapperich. 2012. Exploring lysis of Neisseria gonorrhea for downstream DNA amplification. Biomedical Engineering Society 2012 Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA. Poster presentation.

Lorena Lazo de la Vega (Professor Isabel Dominquez – MED)
P Kalla, L Lazo de la Vega, I Roman Degano, L Macias, E Silva & I Dominguez. 2012. CK2α Controls Heart Morphogenesis and Cardiac Progenitor Cell Number in Developing Mice. 100 Years of Healing, Discovery and Education. Department of Medicine Evans Day Poster Session. October 5th, 2012, Boston MA, Poster presentation

L Lazo de la Vega, P Kalla & I Dominguez. 2012. Expression pattern of CK2α/β in Xenopus laevis. 100 Years of Healing, Discovery and Education, Department of Medicine Evans Day Poster Session. October 5th, 2012, Boston MA. Poster presentation

Macias Alvarez L, J Revuelta-Cervantes, I Roman Degano, P Kalla, L Lazo de la Vega, P Toselli & I Dominguez. 2012. CK2alpha is essential of heart proliferation. IX Meeting of the SEBD (Spanish Society for Developmental Biology), November 12th, 2012, Granada, Spain. Poster presentation.

Maria Liberti, Ning Jiang (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
F Wolenski, D Stefanik, T Lubinski, M Liberti, N Jiang, JR Finnerty & TD Gilmore. 2012. NF-kB signaling in Nematostella vectensis. Second Annual Nematostella Meeeting. August 27, 2012. Boston, MA. Oral presentation.

Qian Qian Lin (Professor Kathleen Morgan, SAR – Health Sciences)
Susanne Vetterkind, Qian Qian Lin and Kathleen G. Morgan Actin association and stimulus-specific activation of ERK1/2 in smooth muscle cells are regulated at the level of ERK1/2 scaffolds FASEB SRC poster and conference abstract 2012.

Lena Liu (Professor Catherine Klapperich, ENG – Biomedical Engineering)
L Liu, S Huang, S Sharma, J Rosen & CM Klapperich. 2012. A microfluidic device for protein biomarker based diagnosis of thyroid cancer. Proceedings of the Biomedical Engineering Society. October 24-27, 2012. Atlanta, GA. Poster presentation.

Robert Marchwinski (Professor Dan Clemens, CAS Astronomy)
R Marchwinski, MD Pavel & DP Clemens. 2012, Magnetic fields in star forming regions: a GPIPS Study. BAAS, 219: 341.02

Arianna Medina (Professor Peter Buston, CAS – Biology)
A Medina , M Wong & P Buston. 2012. Behavioral consistency and personality variation in the clownfish, Amphiprion ocellaris. 49th Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, Santa Fe, New Mexico. June, 2012. Oral presentation.

Jarrod Milshtein (Professor Uday Pal, ENG Mechanical Engineering)
J Milshtein, E Gratz, S Pati, AC Powell & UB Pal. 2012. Yttria stabilized zirconia membrane stability in molten fluoride fluxes for low-carbon magnesium production by the SOM process. In: Ninth International Conference on Molten Slags, Fluxes and Salts. Beijing: [CD-ROM].

E Gratz, S Pati, J Milshtein, AC Powell & UB Pal. 2012. Control of Yttrium diffusion out of yttria stabilized zirconia during SOM electrolysis for magnesium production. (eds SN Mathaudu, WH Sillekens, NR Neelameggham & N Hort). In: Magnesium Technology, Orlando: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. pp 499-503.

Zachary Monge (Professor Rhoda Au, MED Neurology)
Z Monge, E Appleman, K Stavitsky & R Au. 2012. The effects of caffeine on sleep duration in young children and adolescents. National Sleep Foundation Conference, Washington D.C., March 2012. Poster presentation.

Zachary Monge (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS – Psychology)
Diaz-Santos, M., Monge, Z., Norton, D.J., Cronin-Golomb, A. (2012).  Contrast sensitivity in Parkinson’s disease with and without visual hallucinations.  Abstracts of the Cognitive Aging Conference.  Poster presentation by Zachary Monge.

Justin Morse (Professor Ion Hobai, MED Medicine)
I Hobai, J Morse, W Abbasi, D Siwik & W Colucci. 2012. Prolonged exposure to bacterial lipopolysaccharide and inflammatory cytokines inhibits contractile function of rat cardiac cells. Evans Research Days, Boston University, October 4-6, 2012. Poster Presentation.

Ian Murray and James Chaves (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
Ian Murray, Finnegan Hewitt, Joseph Perez-Rogers, Michael Piacentino, Hajerah Hameeduddin, James Chaves, and Cynthia A Bradham, The Effects of MLD and SVEP on Triradiate Orientation and PMC Migration in Sea Urchin Embryos. Poster Presentation, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXI, Woods Hole MA, Oct 2012.

Giovanni Musto (Professor Alice Cronin-Golumb, CAS Psychology)
A Jaywant,  G Musto, CK Toner & A Cronin-Golomb. 2012. Differential use of production strategies to facilitate nonverbal fluency in normal aging and Parkinson’s disease. 2012 Cognitive Aging Conference. Poster presentation.

Lisa Ng (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
HC Hahm, E Kolaczyk, Y Lee, J Jang, & L Ng. 2012. Are Asian-American women who were maltreated as children at higher likelihood for HIV risk behaviors and adverse mental health outcomes? Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Work and Research, January, 2012. Washington, DC. Oral presentation.

K Nunn, E Patel and CL Walker (Professor Traniello, CAS Biology)
Kamhi JF, Giraldo YM, Nunn K, PatelE, WalkerCL, Gronenberg W, Traniello JFA (2012) Brain structure and division of labor in ants: the neuroecology of social complexity. 500.14/EEE9. Society for Neuroscience Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Vijeta Patel and Christy Li (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
Vijeta D Patel, Joseph Perez-Rogers, Finnegan Hewitt, Christy Li, and Cynthia A Bradham, Lipoxygenase is Required for Skeletal Patterning in Sea Urchin Embryos. Poster Presentation, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXI, Woods Hole MA, Oct 2012.

Vijeta Patel, Jia Yu and James Chaves (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
M Piacentino, V Patel, F Hewitt, J Yu, J Chaves, and CA Bradham. Notch2 and BMP5-8 are each required for normal skeletal patterning as well as left-right asymmetric Nodal expression in Lytechnius varieagatus embryos. Concurrent Session, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXI, Woods Hole MA, October 2012 (presented by M Piacentino)

James Park (Professor Corey Stephenson, CAS – Chemistry)
C-J Wallentin, JE Park & CR Stephenson. 2012. Thiomorpholin-3-ones via a solvent-free tandem amidation/cyclization. American Chemical Society Fall National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, August 2012. Poster presentation.

Julian Lugo Pico, Bhaven Mehta (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
L Haery,  J Lugo Pico, B Mehta & TD Gilmore. 2012. Expression of truncated p300 co-activators in diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) cell lines. Keystone Symposium on Epigenomics. January 17-22, 2012. Keystone, Colorado. Poster and oral presentation.

Kaylinette Pinet, Evan Conaway, Arlene Reyna (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS Biology)
K Pinet, A Core, E Conaway, A Reyna & C Bradham. 2012. Bicistronic and antisense expression mediated by pantropic retroviruses in sea urchin embryos. The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXI, Woods Hole MA, October 2012. Oral presentation and published abstract.

Edgardo Pomales Feliciano (Professor John Porco, CAS – Chemistry)
EJ Pomales Feliciano, T Qin & JA Porco Jr. 2012. Studies towards the synthesis of microsphaerin B, a novel benzophenone dimer with activity against MRSA. National Conference on Undergraduate Research, March 29-31, 2012. Ogden, Utah. Poster presentation.

Ashley Power (Professor Thomas Gilmore, CAS – Biology)
AM Power, F Wolenski & TD Gilmore. 2012. Possible symbionts in Nematostella vectensis. Second Annual Nematostella Meeeting. August 27, 2012. Boston, MA. Oral presentation.

Joy Collins Poythress (Professor Michael Sorenson, CAS Biology)
JC Poythress
, A Wilder, T Kunz & M Sorenson. 2012. Characterizing population structure of Myotis lucifugus in the eastern United States to predict geographic spread of White-nose Syndrome. The North American Symposium on Bat Research. San Juan, Puerto Rico, October 2012. Poster Presentation.

Arlene Reyna, Hajerah Hameeduddin, Evan Bardot, David Lee, Vijeta Patel, Jia Yu, Patrick Ferrell, James Chaves, Ah ra Cho and Matt Tse (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
M Piacentino, F Hewitt, A Reyna, H Hameeduddin, E Bardot, D Lee, V Patel, J Yu, P Ferrell, J Chaves, A Cho, AB Core, M Tse, J Coulombe-Huntington, A Heilbut, E Azizi, S Zhang, AJ Poustka & CA Bradham. 2012. A screen for skeletal patterning genes in the sea urchin embryo. Boston University Biology Graduate Student Symposium, May 2012 (presented by M Piacentino)

Arlene Reyna, Hajerah Hameeduddin, Christy Li, Jia Yu, James Chaves, Patrick Ferrell, Evan Bardot, David Lee, Ah ra Cho and Matt Tse (Professor Cynthia Bradham, CAS – Biology)
CA Bradham, M Piacentino, F Hewitt, A Reyna, H Hameeduddin, C Li, J Yu, V Patel, J Chaves, P Ferrell, E Bardot, D Lee, A Cho, AB Core, M Tse, E Olenik, J Coulombe-Huntington & AJ Poustka. 2012. A screen for skeletal patterning genes in sea urchin embryos. Plenary Session, The International Conference for the Developmental Biology of the Sea Urchin XXI, Woods Hole MA, October 2012

Samantha Rick (Professor Catherine Connell, CAS Sociology)
S Rick. 2012. The development of taste identity in America. Eastern Sociological Association Meetings. Poster presentation.

Shoshana Rosenthal (Professor Sibaji Sarkar, MED Cancer Research Center)
S Rosenthal, G Housman, S Kokolus, M Longacre, K Lapinska, S Heerboth, M Mataga & S Sarkar. 2012. Mechanism of DNMT1 down-regulation in the demthylation and re-expression of tumor suppressor genes. Genomics Research Conference: Epigenetics Section. April 19-20, 2012. Boston, MA. Poster presentation. (Best Poster Award)

María Salica (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
MJ Salica, JR Vonesh & KM Warkentin. 2012. Egg clutch dehydration induces early hatching in red-eyed treefrogs. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2012, Charleston, SC. Abstract and poster presentation.

Parissa Salimian, John Bark, Jennie David (Professor Leslie Brody, CAS – Psychology)
P Salimian,  J Bark, J David, M Cohen & LR Brody. 2012. How do coping strategies affect HIV disclosure? American Public Health Association Conference. Poster presentation.

Rachel Schweiker (Professor John Finnerty, CAS – Biology)
R Schweiker, TJ Lubinski & JR Finnerty. 2012. Investigating the genetic basis of local temperature adaptation in Nematostella vectensis. Second Annual Nematostella Research Conference. August 27, 2012. Boston, MA. Oral presentation.

Will Seltzer (Professor Arash Yazdanbakhsh, COMPNET)
W Seltzer, J Leveille & A Yazdanbakhsh. 2012. On the Weber-Fechner law in perceptual vector-subtraction. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Cognitive and Neural Systems (ICCNS 2012), Boston MA, USA. Published Abstract.

Bhartesh Shah (Professor Rathan Subramaniam, MED – Radiology)
B Shah, N Srivastava, P Patel, A Hirsch, G Mercier & R Subramaniam. 2012. Intrareader reliability of FDG PET-CT primary tumor metabolic volume and total glycolytic activity. American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting, 207. Poster presentation.

Michaela Shuler (Professor Reiko Matsui, MED – Vascular Biology)
CE Murdoch, M Shuler, P Bearelly, R Kikuchi, S Shenouda, J Vita, K Walsh, RA Cohen & R Matsui. 2012. Glutaredoxin-1 negatively regulates VEGF signaling inhibiting angiogenesis in a model of hind limb ischemia. The 19th Annual Meeting of Free Radical Biology and Medicine. November, 2012. Abstract 53:S170.

Brian Sussman (Professor Alice Cronin-Golomb, CAS Psychology)
B Sussman, CK Toner, IN Miller, S Lehman, S Neargarder & A Cronin-Golomb. 2012. Association of executive dysfunction and visuospatial impairment in Parkinson’s disease. The Cognitive Aging Conference, April 19-22, 2012; Atlanta, GA. Poster presentation.

Theadora Swenson, Asma Bhindarwala (Professor Hyeouk Chris Hahm School of Social Work)
HC Hahm, E Kolaczyk, J Jang, T Swenson & AM Bhindarwala. 2012. Binge drinking trajectories from adolescence to young adulthood: the effects of peer social networks. Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Work and Research, January, 2012. Washington, D.C. Poster presentation.

H Terry (Professor Cara Stepp, SAR – Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences)
E Larson, H Terry & CE Stepp. 2012. Audio-visual feedback for electromyographic control of vowel synthesis. Proceedings of the 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biolgoy Society. Aug 28-Sept 1. pp 3600-3603. Poster presentation.

EB Thorp, B Virnik (Professor Cara Stepp, SAR – Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences)
EB Thorp, B Virnik & CE Stepp. 2012. Normalization strategies for nasal acceleration to assess velopharyngeal function. Proceedings of the 34th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biolgoy Society. Aug 28-Sept 1. pp 6459-6462. Poster presentation.

Tessa Velazquez (Professor Catherine Caldwell-Harris, CAS – Psychology)
C Murphy, T Velazquez, C Caldwell-Harris & P McNamara. 2012. Religious belief systems of persons with high functioning autism. The Cognitive Neuroscience Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois,  March, 2012. Poster presentation.

Lindsay Wargelin (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
LJ Wargelin, SS Bouchard & KM Warkentin. 2012. Metabolic carryover effects in postmetamorphic red-eyed treefrogs. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2012, Charleston, SC. Poster presentation.

Hannah Waxman (Professor James Traniello, CAS Biology)
ML Muscedere,  H Waxman & JFA Traniello. 2012. Is afferent sensory information required for development of central input and processing regions of the insect olfactory system in the ant Pheidole dentata? Society for Neuroscience national meeting, New Orleans, LA, October, 2012. Poster presentation

Kolby Weisenburger (Professor Andrew West, CAS Astronomy)
AA West, KL Weisenburger, J Irwin, B Wright, D Charbonneau, M Agueros, ZK Berta, JJ Bochanski, KR Covey, NM Law. A rotation-activity relation for late-type M dwarfs. 219th American Astronomical Society Meeting. Austin, TX. 11 January 2012. Abstract and presentation.

Stefan Wheat, Emily Cayron (Professor Karen Warkentin, CAS – Biology)
SK Wheat, E Cayron, JR Vonesh & KM Warkentin. 2012. How do tadpoles use chemical cues to assess risk? Cue concentration versus pulse frequency. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2012, Charleston, SC. Poster presentation.

Andrew Whiteman  (Professor Chantal Stern, CAS Psychology)
AS Whiteman, DE Young, ET Pravetz, RC Wagenaar, CE Stern & K Schon. 2012. Enhanced hippocampal memory is associated with greater aerobic capacity in healthy young adults. Nineteenth Annual Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meeting, Chicago, IL, 2012. Poster presentation.

Beatriz Willink, Clay Noss, Robin Greene (Professor Karen Warkentin, CASBiology)
T Landberg, B Willink, CF Noss, RS Greene, JR Vonesh & KM Warkentin. 2012. Development of climbing performance and behavior during red-eyed treefrog metamorphosis: the effects of larval competition. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Meetings, January 2012, Charleston, SC. Abstract and PowerPoint presentation.