Spring 2016 Grant Recipients - (GROUP)
 

Student Name

Major(s)

Faculty Mentor(s)

Project Title

Suzanne Cardenas

Shuo Zhang

Education Sciences

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Wendy A. Goldberg

Children's Attitude towards Peer with Autism: The Influence of Experience

Victor A. Chen

John Huynh

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Professor John C. LaRue

Fabricating Wired Sensors with Stubs to Observe Turbulence in a Wind Tunnel

Daniel- Matthew P. Chua

Emily Tran

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences/ Spanish

Professor Baotran N. Vo

Pregnancy Care Choices: Patient Choice for Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery Care

Sara Anis

Waleed Z. Dahbour

Biomedical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering/ Aerospace

Professor Anna Grosberg
Professor Wendy Liu

Development and Application of Second Generation Cellular Stretcher

Sylvia N. Akar

Chelsea Josette L. Dy

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Professor Eugenia Lo

Comparing P. vivax Prevalence and Duffy-Negative Individuals in Northern and Southern Ethiopia

Priya Kaur

Araceli Serrano

Earth & Environmental Science

Earth & Environmental Science

Professor Priya Ganguli
Professor Katherine Mackey

Linking Phytoplankton Blooms to Nearshore Mercury Bioaccumulation and Transport

Iridian Duran

Christine R. Khanbijian

Public Health Sciences

Psychology

Professor Marco Angulo
Professor John Billimek
Professor Roger Liu

Health Scholars Navigator Program: A Clinic-Based Intervention Combining Instrumental and Informational Support to Increase Patient Self-Efficacy and Access to Community Resources

Jitian Lu

Haosen Xing

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Professor Yun Wang

Micro Generator

Zoie T. Matthew

Savannah Peykani

Literary Journalism/ Urban Studies

Film & Media Studies/ Literary Journalism

Professor Erika Hayasaki

The Sacred Music Archive of Los Angeles (SMALA)

Danny S. Matty

Andrew K. Shannon

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Professor Baotran Vo

Client Characteristics of UCI Free Clinic at Garden Grove

Caroline Cao

Tony M. Nguyen

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Professor Geoffrey W. Abbott

Determining the Mechanistic Role of Testin in Potassium Channel Complexes with KCNE2 and Kv 1.5

Christine A. Bayon

Liangchen Qu

Sociology

Psychology

Professor Wendy A. Goldberg
Professor Yuqing Guo
Professor Kimberley Lakes

Physiological and Behavioral Regulation in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Context of the Strange Situation

Philip Hwang

David Saldana

Biological Sciences

Neurobiology

Professor Marcelo A. Wood

NR4A2 is Necessary for Cocaine-Context Memory Formation

Alondra Garcia

Stephanie D. Silva

Anthropology/ Political Science

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Wendy A. Goldberg

Assessing Accuracy of Parent Reports on Child Language Abilities in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Zahra S. Sultan

Gabriela V. Vazquez

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Angela Lukowski
Professor Dmitry Tsukerman

Manipulating Perceptions of Good or Poor Sleep Quality: Associations with Recall Memory

Jaycob R. Jalomo

Donald Trinh

Physics

Physics

Professor Asantha R. Cooray

Near-Infrared Survey of Lensed Dusty Star-Forming Galaxies

Sabrina Ung

Serena Zadoorian

Psychology & Social Behavior/ Education Sciences

Psychology

Professor Angela Lukowski
Professor Angela Lukowski
Professor Angela Lukowski

Examining Family Dynamics in Children with Down syndrome and Typically Developing Controls

Zahra S. Sultan

Gabriela V. Vazquez

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior/ Education

Professor Angela F. Lukowski
Professor Dmitry I. Tskuerman

Manipulating Perceptions of Sleep Quality: Effects on Rumination and Emotional Recovery

Sabrina Ung

Serena Zadoorian

Psychology & Social Behavior/ Education Sciences

Psychology

Professor Angela Lukowski

Executive Functioning in Children with Down syndrome and Typically Developing Controls

Parastoo Ali Pour

Amanda Lew

Paolo Z. Ramos

Chemical Engineering/ Chemistry

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Professor Ali Mohraz

Toward Bijel-Derived Materials with Expanded Functionality and Size: Addressing Critical Issues in Chemistry, Heat Transfer, and Thermodynamics

William Amos

Aaron Hilado

Aldrin Lupisan

Environmental Engineering

Studio Art

Environmental Engineering

Professor Jesse Jackson
Professor Mark Walter

Sustainability in 3D Printing, Continued

Andrew Chang

Ming Chen

Shayena J. Khandker

Biomedical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Professor Michael J. Klopfer

Distinguishing Surface Treatment Processes for Manufacturing Thin PDMS Double Membranes

Diana Dominguez Ortega

Liangchen Qu

Shuo Zhang

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Sarah D. Pressman

Validating a New Method of Inducing Smiles via the Smile Stick

Suting Chen

Ann Huynh

Esther Zheng

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Marie Cross
Professor Sarah D. Pressman

The Influence of Manipulated Facial Expressions on the Experience of Physiological Pain

Antonio Estrada-Zaragoza

Kourosh Hedayatie

Dongheng Jing

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Professor Solmaz S. Kia

Localization System via Single Kinematic RFID Reader

Alexander S. Allevato

Justin P. Kerr

James W. Long

Materials Science Engineering

Aerospace Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Professor Alon A. Gorodetsky

Expression, Purification and Biophysical Characterization of Reflectin Isoforms from Doryteuthis pealeii and Doryteuthis forbesi

Katlyn N. King

Jennifer A. Odrich

Hongdo Wang

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Sarah D. Pressman

The Connections between Facial Expressions in ID Photographs and Health

Katlyn N. King

Kallie S. Ochiai

Paula Margarette C. Ong

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Sarah D. Pressman

Risky Business: The Influence of Smiling on Risk Evaluation

Dongyoon Lee

Megan R. Pelt

Cene M. Tamashiro

History/ Digital Arts Minor

East Asian Cultures/ Humanities & Law minor

East Asian Cultures

Professor James Fujii
Professor Glen Mimura

Anime and the Apocalypse

Chris Gomez

Sabrina M. Smith

Emily Wong

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Sarah D. Pressman

Personality-Based Differences in Reactivity to Cell Phone-Induced Stress-Reduction during Social Exclusion Manipulation


Jonathan C. Fong

Daniel Tseng

Haosen Xing

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Professor John C. LaRue

Power Spectrum of the Scalar Field

Sooyon Kwon

Oscar Portillo

Robert E. Twidwell

Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology/ Criminology

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Sarah D. Pressman

The Social Support Systems and Health of Transfer Students in a University Setting

Martha A. Morales

Miroslava G. Perez

Daisy V. Vera

Political Science/ Sociology

Comparative Literature/ Spanish and French

Political Science/ Sociology

Professor Laura Enriquez

An Assessment of Undocumented Student Resources and Alumni Outcomes at the University of California

Chris L. Gomez

Sabrina M. Smith

Emily F. Wong

Psychology & Social Behavior

Drama/ Psychology & Social Behavior

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Sarah D. Pressman

Biological and Psychological Correlates of Social Rejection and Depressive Symptoms

Mario Soler

Kush Thukral

Ryan T. Yoshikawa

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Professor Yoonjin Won

Hierarchical Copper Structures for Phase Change Phenomena

Edgar Aguirre

John Barclay

Sarah Hong

Danae Husary

Dance

Dance

Dance

Dance-Performance

Professor Lisa Naugle

"Bound" Goes to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Summer 2016

Marcella Digel

Elizaveta Harvey

Kim Zhang

Yiteng Zhang

Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine

Psychology/ PPE

Business Administration

Informatics

Professor Yuqing Guo
Professor Robin Steinberg-Epstein

Biofeedback-Mediated Video Game: An Intervention to Improve Emotion Self-Regulation Skills in Children with Autism

Vania Agama Ramirez

Guillermo Paez

Jessica Resendez

Brianda G. Ruiz Chavez

Criminology, Law & Society

Sociology

Literary Journalism

Criminology, Law & Society

Professor Rocio Rosales

Understanding the Impact of Mass Immigrant Detention and Deportation

April Dwane

Tiffany Nguyen

Brittany Palacioz

Catherine W. Tsai

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Professor Jung-Ah Lee
Professor Bernadette Milbury
Professor Julie Rousseau

Enhancing the GWEP Cultivating a Culture of Caring for Older Adults: C3OA

Raymond Chu

Sung Kim

Radiance Thompson

Katayoun Yazdi-Nejad

Pharmaceutical Science

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences

Professor Melanie J. Cocco

Structural Studies of Reticulon-4

Katrina Albania

Kristin Chang

Tracy de Leon

Andrea Kutcher

Ian Recto

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Nursing Science

Professor Yuqing Guo
Professor Julie Rousseau
Professor Kathleen Saunders

Designing, Delivering and Evaluating a School-Based Emotional Health Intervention for Latino/Hispanic Children

Annika A. Alejo

Emily J. Guerard

Simon J. Harrison

Katie N. Summers

Emma N. Walsh

Dance-Performance/ Anthropology

Dance-Choreography/ BFA Dance Performance

Dance-Choreography/ BA Education Sciences

Dance-Performance

Dance-Performance/ BA Education Sciences

Professor Lisa Naugle

Unpredictable Dance: Purposeful Moments on Tour in Italy

Xi Chen

Mahrukh Fatima

Thomas Y. Huang

Marta Ramos

Tatiana Sarkhosh

Chifeng Wen

Informatics

Biomedical Engineering

Computer Science

Psychology & Social Behavior

Public Health Sciences

Computer Science

Professor John Billimek
Professor Sergio Gago

MediCom

Edgar Aguirre

Brooke Bierling

Terra A. Deal

Maya L. Hamilton

Chaityn A. Isaacson-Brewster

Brittany J.. Kwong

Rae Michaud

Jazley F. Sendjaja

Dance

Undeclared

Dance-Performance

Political Science

Dance

Undeclared

Dance

Literary Journalism/ English

Professor Shaun Boyle
Professor Kelli Sharp

Bridging the Gap

Edwin S. Abrahamian

Jake A. Atachian

Abdulkareem Fadlalah

Georges J. Hatem

Benjeet S. Khabra

Mohamad Khazem

Josue N. Ortiz-Contreras

Jonathan M. Sullivan

Blake A. Theilacker

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Aerospace Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Professor Yun Wang

Solar UAV

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