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SYMPOSIUM 2004 -- Poster Presentations ]

Poster Session I
Student Presenter Project Title/Abstract Faculty Mentor Poster Number
Andrea Favalessa
An Application of the 'Swiss-Roll Burner' Heat Recirculation Combustor (01664)
Derek Dunn-Rankin
063
Amir A. Ghaffari
Expression of Aromatase in Cerebral Vessels: Modulation by Sex Hormones (02102)
Rayna Gonzales
Diana Krause
Sue Duckles
134
Christopher P. Huynh
Construction of Controllable Gene Expression Vector (02605)
Guey-Chuen Perng
114
Kiminori Nakamura
Victimization Patterns in Los Angeles: Who is at High Risk of Gang Violence and Where Does It Occur? (02639)
George Tita
150
Nicole V. Jordan
Localization of DSCAM1, A Trisomy 21 Gene, in Normal and Keratoconus Corneas (02793)
Cristina Kenney
106
Kandace M. Whiting
Effects of Gender on Competitive Stress Reactivity (03042)
Larry Jamner
158
Vasant S. Sharma
Vastu Shastra: An Intersection of Hindu Metaphysics and Design (03518)
Sanjoy Mazumdar
152
Hannah Oh
Increasing Expression of CXCR4 in GHOST cells for Biological and Structural Studies of HIV-1 (03698)
David Camerini
045
Teresa C. Lee
Isolation of HSV-1 Small RNA Interference Molecules in Latently Infected Rabbit TG (04508)
Guey-Chuen Perng
113
Arwen E. Brown
Synthesis and Secretion of Recombinant Lignin Peroxidase in the Yeast Kluyveromyces lactis (06856)
Nancy DaSilva
060
Marie M. Tran
Effects of Food Storage and Handling on Blow Fly Eggs and Larvae (07325)
Ronald Sherman
104
Humberto R. Hernandez
Armando M. Cervantes
Latinos in Higher Education: What are They Doing to Navigate Their Challenges? (08118)
Jeanett Castellanos
157
Amy M. Yeh
HCN mRNA Expression in the Hippocampus (08178)
Tallie Z. Baram
041
Andrew S. Behesnilian
ATM (Ataxia-Telangiectasia Mutated) Has a Role in Mitochondrial Pathway of Apoptosis (08492)
Leman Yel
077
Taraneh Esmailpour
Monitoring the Localization of UOL in Herpes Simplex Virus Infected Cells (08901)
Guey-Chuen Perng
111
Nancy E. Sanchez
Remittance flows from the United States to Mexico (09089)
Caesar Sereseres
100
Daisy Martinon
Phosphorylation Site Identification: Discriminating Between Specific and Non-Specific Affinity Material Binding (09179)
Agnes Henschen-Edman
036
Melissa C. Dionisio
Screening of HIV Long Term Non Progressor and HIV Progressor Specific Peptides, and Their Potential as Diagnostic Markers for Disease Progression (10183)
Jeremiah Tilles
080
Marion J. Gee
Reconstructing Manzanar Relocation Center’s Physical Landscape and its Historical Implications (10554)
David Igler
Sarah Farmer
090
Gregory a. Chinn
BDNF Protein in the Rat Hippocampus is Upregulated by a Second Period of Exercise (10973)
Carl Cotman
016
David Ng
Maggot Debridement Therapy for Non-Healing Wounds in Animals (11652)
Ronald Sherman
103
Min Suk Jun
The Effects of Age, Stress Reactivity, and Gender on the Reinforcing Actions of Nicotine (12020)
James Belluzzi
137
Ani Sarkissian
A Multi-Modality Non-Invasive Approach to Oral Malignancy (13294)
Petra Wilder-Smith
149
Joel B. Freedman
Splice Variants of ALDH3A1 in Human Corneal Tissue (13323)
Donald Brown
107
Christopher J. Stapleton
Expression, Purification, and Crystallization of Calretinin (14379)
Hartmut Luecke
Brian Edmonds
043
An T. Tran
Screening HCV Specific Peptides for Potential Use as Diagnostic Markers for Disease Progression (14750)
Martina Berger
072
Jose V. Romero-Mariona
Formal Specifications Based Testing (14896)
Debra Richardson
069
Helen C. Wang
DBR1 RNAi Suppression of HIV-1 Replication Indicates RNA Lariat Intermediate Formation and Debranching During HIV-1 Reverse Transcription (15313)
David Camerini
044
Jerod Rasmussen
The Use of an Ellipsoidal Basis Function in the Detection and Classification of Underwater Sea Mines (15945)
Roger McWilliams
054
Loren Chang
Phasing Segmented Telescope Mirrors with a Mach-Zehnder Interferometer (16459)
Gary Chanan
055
Rita R. Rabbath
OpenMP Parallelization of a 3D Electromagnetic Simulation (17792)
Stephen Jenks
065
Francisco Arceo
Determination of the Effects on Metal Corrosion by Extracellular Polymeric Substances Produced by Biofilm-Forming Protective Bacteria (19221)
Peggy J. Arps
059
Melissa Hernandez
Distribution of the GABAc 3 Subunit in the Bovine CNS (20129)
Ataúlfo Martinez-Torres
Ricardo Miledi
026
Jonathan Yee
Development of Metal Micro-Springs (20679)
Richard Nelson
John LaRue
127
Amirpasha Ehsan
Mechanism of Inhibition of IL-6 Signaling by the Microbial Product Madindoline (20835)
John Krolewski
039
Willy Liou
Genetic Cloning and Expression of the GAG3 Sequence in a Retrovirus-Like Element Ty3 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae (21128)
Suzanne Sandmeyer
076
Jacqueline A. Bulaclac
Systematic Approach for Correction of Design Deficiencies in Particle Detection Electronics (21606)
Richard Nelson
John LaRue
124
Nicole A. Pannoni
Britain's Choice to Keep the Pound (21867)
Michelle Garfinkel
094
Arkadej Albert Udompanyavit
Chih Yuan Liu
Michelle Gregorio
Adrian Sugandhi
Peng Sun
Instant Messaging Visualization Project: Social Networks Within the Virtual World (22211)
Gloria Mark
066
Vandai X. Le
Does the Cholivergic Agonist Carbachol Regulate Neuronal AMPA Receptor Expression? (22227)
Christine Gall
019
Vadim Bichutskiy
Database of Small Molecules Able to Restore Function to p53 – Collaborative Cancer Research Effort to Find New Anti-Cancer Drugs (22834)
Richard Lathrop
067
Hung Q. Le
Gene Expression of Borrelia burgdorferi thyX and Functional Analysis of its Gene Product (22994)
Alan Barbour
075
Nasbi Y. Guzman
Annette Moreno
Karina Hernandez
Development of Anodic Bonding (23002)
John LaRue
Richard Nelson
126
Nancy Tran
Understanding the Role of DnudC, a Gene Required for Drosophila Oogenesis (23344)
Rahul Warrior
081
Tiffany Ng
Response to Artificial Selection for Female and Male Floral Biomass Allocation in Gynodioecious Schiedea salicaria (Caryophyllaceae) (23806)
Ann Sakai
Stephen Weller
169
Denish Kumar
Ionic Wind Velocity (24200)
Derek Dunn-Rankin
Matthew Rickard
132
Philip J. Garcia
Mathew M. Garcia
Design and Flight of a Morphing Wing R/C Airplane (25349)
Kenneth Mease
062
Rae-Hyun Hwang
Sputtering of High Permeability Thin Films (25707)
Richard Nelson
John LaRue
128
Razvan C. Raicu
Computational Analysis of Cancer Growth and Treatment (26163)
Vittorio Cristini
160
Brian A. Sedrak
Nick A. Corrado
Energetics of Locomotion in the American Alligator (Alligator mississipiensis): A Comparison of Swimming and Running in a Semi-Aquatic Reptile (26443)
James Hicks
Suzanne Munns
140
Neil B. Chauhan
The Relationship of Hardiness, Risk-taking and Femininity to Cardiovascular Reactions and Math-task Performance (26702)
Salvatore Maddi
154
Sean P. Murtagh
Two Ribbons: An AIDS and Breast Cancer Benefit Concert (26897)
Leslie Ishii
085
Jekwon Yeh
Characterization of Tumor Line Expression of a Novel Tumor Antigen: Rat Mammary Tumor-1 (27753)
Edward Nelson
102
Charlie Lie
The Reduction of Dinitrogen by Tris(tetramethylcyclopentadienyl) Lanthanide Complexes and Potassium (28155)
William Evans
050
Jun Royce M. Flores
Effects of ZnCON3 Supplementation in a Transgenic Model of Alzheimer’s Disease (28440)
Carl Cotman
J. Patrick Kesslak
Paul Adlard
015
Sepideh Saber
The Effects of Functional Group Position and Carbon Number on Activity Patterns Evoked by Alcohols in the Rat Olfactory Bulb (28796)
Michael Leon
024
Alejandro G. Lichtscheidl
Crystallization and Structure of Calretinin (29305)
Brian Edmonds
042
Dong K. Chung
Development of Biological Tools to Investigate the Functions of CD93 (31876)
Andrea Tenner
034
Michael V. Le
An Approach to Automate Distributed Parallel Code Generation for Messengers Using Dependency Graphs (31986)
Michael Dillencourt
Lubomir Bic
068
Abigail T. Wald
Personality and Motivation (34397)
Virginia Mann
030
Hong-Phuc D. Nguyen
Alpha 5 Integrin is Co-Localized With, and Signals Through, Pyk2 in CA1 Fields of Hippocampus: Implications for Cellular Mechanism of Long-Term Potentiation (34405)
Christine Gall
020
Mykhaylo Kostandov
Navigation System for Virtual Reality Visualization of Large-Scale Astronomical Datasets (35209)
Joerg Meyer
119
Alexis Y. Huh
Effects of a Gurney Flap on a Low Reynolds Number Airfoil (35236)
John LaRue
131
Angela B. Nelson
Memory for Chinese Characters (35949)
Mark Steyvers
029
James W. Quach
The Role of Satellite Cells During Longitudinal Growth of Skeletal Muscle (37328)
Vincent Caiozzo
012
Michael L. Gray
The Role of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (41048)
Ranjan Gupta
139
MaryKay Herzenach
Heritability of Physiological Traits Associated With Resource Allocation in the Evolution of Dioecy in Schiedea adamantis (41074)
Ann Sakai
Stephen Weller
170
Jeffrey A. Sawyer
Alex Tang
Golam Kabir
Jonson Limurty
Tian Shi
Design and Development of a Data Acquisition Interface (41100)
Richard Nelson
John LaRue
125
Deborah L. Mitchell
Huy N. Pham
Unlocking the Structure of Acyl-CoA Carboxylase (ACCase) (41277)
Sheryl Tsai
163
Mark A. Krel
Effects of Nonyphenol on Retinoid Disruption in Developing X. laevis Tadpoles (41604)
David Gardiner
161
Tannia g. Robles
The Influence of Religion, Spirituality, and Religiosity on Latina Undergraduate Coping Mechanisms (43203)
Jeanett Castellanos
096
Adrian A. Fernandez
The Effects of Diffusion Limits on Capillary Tube Formation (44639)
Steven George
057
Saira S. Farook
Role of Tumor Suppressor Protein KLK10 in Breast Cancer Progression (44759)
Sanjay Dhar
Gregory Evans
146
Thien M. Ngo
Cross-Talk Between Integrins and Glutamate Receptor 1 Alters AMPA Receptor Surface Expression (44932)
Christine Gall
018
Isabelle M. Pamart
Zerlina R. Casillas
Claudia I. De Los Santos
Bedside Ultrasound for Differentiation of Cellulitis vs. Abscess in the Emergency Department (45063)
John Christian Fox
Federico Vaca
148
Melissa E. Mecija
California Public Policy Concerning Bilingual Education, Grades K-12 (45502)
Louis Desipio
089
Carolina Beltran
Examining the Impact of President Carlos Salinas de Gortari's Reforms on Mexicali, Mexico (45676)
Vicki Ruiz
Caesar Sereseres
091
Farhan Simjee
Reconfigurable Supercapacitor System: A Dynamic Power Delivery System (46207)
Pai Chou
116
Neda Khadem
Cassandra Stewart
Saba Hamiduzzaman
The Progression of Alzheimer's Disease in Down Syndrome (46270)
Linda Nelson
014
Teresa M. Amescua
Chris O'Conner
Tijuana Ceramic Lead Pottery (47149)
Jonathon Ericson
151
Pooja P. Reddy
Decision Making Processes in Dynamic Environments (47321)
Scott Brown
031
Marie J. Chi
Inter-Domain Premium Resource Exchange: Improving Internet Traffic Management (47959)
Tatsuya Suda
Ariffin Yahaya
117
Gwendolyn A. Le
Mapping the Essential Bipartite Nuclear Localization Signal Domain of UOL Protein (48939)
Guey-Chuen Perng
110
Matthew J. Korn
Newly Generated Dentate Granule Cells of Epileptic Rats Exhibit Elongated Hilar Basal Dendrites (49924)
Charles Ribak
023
Antonio Christophy
Response of Cell Cycle Genes p21, MyoD, and Myogenin in Irradiated Skeletal Muscle (50742)
Vincent Caiozzo
141
Mariam Seddiqi
The Modulation of Inflammation by Gonadal Steroids in the Cerebral Vasculature (51795)
Diana Krause
Sue Duckles
135
Emilia Ravski
Bradykinin Sensitizes Ischemically Sensitive Cardiac Afferents to Histamine (51803)
John Longhurst
Fu Liang-wu
145
Rosalba Gama
The Role of Pro-Indigenous Movements Within Bolivian Resistance to Multi-National Corporations (51810)
Raul Fernandez
097
Vivian T. Nguyen
Titin-Mimicking Multi-Domain Polymer Synthesis (52087)
Zhibin Guan
051
Leena E. Youssefian
Are GABA Receptors Present in the Sciatic Nerve? (52332)
Ricardo Miledi
Zulma Duenas-Gomez
027
Mary E. McLoughlin
Determination of Optimal Complement Concentration Necessary to Produce Demyelination of the Spinal Cord Without Astrogliosis (53239)
Hans Keirstead
017
Jose Q. Puell
Economic and Social Changes Due to the Maquila in Hocaba, Yucatan (53252)
Michael L. Burton
098
Huan Bien
Identify the Promoter of Pro-Apoptosis AL Gene Encoded by Herpes Simplex Virus (54841)
Guey-Chuen Perng
109
Michelle S. Palmer
Analysis of the Performance of Novel Truss Lattice Structures (55118)
Daniel Mumm
123
Suzanne Badieozzaman
Assessing Potential for Assortative Mating in Plants: Do Early Bloomers Mate with Early Bloomers? (55315)
Arthur Weis
166
Crystal Hernandez
Academia and the Professional Dancer (55802)
Bonnie Oda Homsey
083
Justin T. Zelones
Comparative Efficacy of 12 Hour Perfusion-Preservation with PEG-Hb and 4 Hour Cold Crystalloid Ischemic Storage of Rabbit Myocardium Followed by Transplantation (55973)
Jeffrey Milliken
144
Christine W. Suen
Jonathan A. Shieh
The Heterogeneity Theory of Late Life in Drosophila melanogaster (56722)
Michael Rose
Casandra Rauser
164
Angela C. Huang
Jennifer L. Vu
Szu-Hau Chen
Kevin Lau
Computational Study on the Cycloadducts and Mechanism of the 1,3-Dipolar Cycloaddition of Azomethine Ylide to Alkenic Dipolarophiles (57383)
Fillmore Freeman
048
Asal Sadatrafiei
Activation of the Steroid Xenobiotic Receptor by Vitamin E Tocotrienol Isoforms Leads to Selective Target Gene Expression (57798)
Bruce Blumberg
040
Rian K. Zuniga
The Distribution of Apolipoprotein E (APOE) Allele Frequency and the Contribution of APOE-4 to the Prevalence of Dementia in the Oldest old: The 90+ Study (59540)
Claudia Kawas
013
Bhumika J. Kapadia
Prenatal Exposure to Manganese Alters the Effects of Methamphetamine in Rat Striatal Tissue (59579)
Michael Kleinman
105
Dirk H. Groeneveld
VizION: The Interface Operating Network (59635)
Tara Hutchinson
Falko Kuester
115
Marie J. Chi
Pricing on the Internet (59807)
Tatsuya Suda
Ariffin Yahaya
007
Angie Lynn B. Buyayo
The Ifugao Bale: Built Form and Belief System (60110)
Sanjoy Mazumdar
153
Amir Haghighat
Location-Aware Web Services (60227)
Cristina Lopes
002
Leland R. Gilreath
Characterizing Radiation Patterns and Return Loss of RF Antennas (60653)
Franco De Flaviis
071
Fatima Alim
Computing Cancer Growth Parameters (60941)
Vittorio Cristini
101
Scott N. Ritter
Identifying Pollutant Sources in Tidally Mixed Systems: Case Study of Fecal Indicator Bacteria from Marinas in Newport Bay, Southern California (61590)
Stanley Grant
121
Sedef Onal
Characterization of Nanos in Aedes aegypti (61593)
Anthony A. James
038
Saro Saroyan
Thyroid Hormone Directly Regulates Cholesterol-7-Alpha-Hydroxylase (CYP7A1) Gene Expression Through a Thyroid Hormone Receptor Binding Site in the CYP7A1 Promoter (62125)
Timothy Osborne
037
Leticia Rojas
Methylation Patterns in the LCR Region of HPV-16 Cervical Samples (62408)
Mina Kalantari
046
Nimalee Wickremasinghe
The Role of Cerebral Ganglion Modulatory Neurons in Learning and Memory in Aplysia (63454)
Thomas Carew
025
Ayesha J. Mir
Kausar Hamiduzzaman
Change in ALP-induced Body Column Head Inhibitor Capacity With Time (64019)
Hans Bode
159
Xue Teng
Handoff in Mobile Wireless Network (65034)
Ariffin Yahaya
Tatsuya Suda
003
Kryssia P. Aguiluz
Generation of a Recombinant Virus with Delayed Expression of an Immediate-Early Gene (ICP27) to Study the Effect on the Levels of Transcription (65072)
Edward Wagner
035
Michelle Y. Chen
Stem Cells: Are They Mechanosensitive? (66654)
William Tang
058
Edmund Chang
Visualization and Analysis of Large Sets of Discrete Points (66878)
Hong-Kai Zhao
011
Trung C. Ngo
AML-Aspect Markup Language: A Markup Language for Aspect-Oriented Programming (66915)
Cristina Lopes
001
Stephanie M. Gadioma
Bridging the Gap Between Two Techniques Used to Assess Brain Activity (67063)
Ron Frostig
022
Maria Tokuyama
Differences in the Amount of HIV Replication in Monocyte-Derived Macrophages Due to Fc Receptor Polymorphism (67832)
Donald Forthal
078
Trevor S. Orr
Terens Whelan
Anwar Torres
Greg Raith
Jezabel Cruz-Illescas
Tina Riddle
Alexis Huh
SAE Heavy-Lift Cargo Plane (68410)
John LaRue
130
Lawrence Lee
Evolution of the Long-Wavelength Opsin in Nymphalidae Butterflies (68479)
Adriana Briscoe
165
Khue M. Trinh
David V. Hoang
Density Functional Theory (DFT) Study of 1-Methylstannacyclohexane: Conformational Free Energies, Geometrical Parameters, and Relative Energies (69112)
Fillmore Freeman
047
Judy Samattasribootr
Is Neuronatin mRNA Dendritically Localized in Hippocampal Neurons? (69948)
Kelsey C. Martin
021
Jeff T. Ching
Alternate Construction Methods of Shear Walls for Seismic Loads (72324)
Charles Hamilton
061
Mona M. Ahooie
Development of an Efficient Variable Optical Attenuator (VOA) Using a Single-Mode Fiber with Reduced Acoustic Reflection (73978)
Henry Lee
120
Anh H. Nguyen
Nicholas J. Urrea
On the Resource Allocation in Large-Scale Distributed Networks (75201)
Tadashi Nakano
Tatsuya Suda
006
Cara L. Maltz
Actors on Acting Theory (76714)
Leslie Ishii
084
Daniel Tran
Growth Kinetics and Differentiation Potential of Adipocyte Derived Stem Cells (76983)
Gregory Evans
143
Rajiv Patel
Options for Secure Connections Over the Internet (77505)
Tatsuya Suda
004
Sang N. Le
Trang Nguyen
Julie Huynh
Effects of Simulated Microgravity on Arterial Vascular Smooth Muscle Wall Composition: Alpha Actin and Myosin Light Chain 20 (80025)
Ralph Purdy
138
Phu N. Tran
Mapping the Core Promoter Element of UOL Gene Encoded by Herpes Simplex Virus (80236)
Guey-Chuen Perng
108
Mitra K. Pai
Effects of the Media on New York Society During the Great Depression (80237)
Gary Richardson
093
Payam Zamani
Cognitive Effects of Acute Nicotine Exposure (80485)
Frances Leslie
136
Courtney J. Baird
Metaphorical Constructs of Computational Problems (81934)
Paul Dourish
095
Alpay Dermenci
Optimization of Radiofrequency Pulses in NMR Spectroscopy (82014)
A.J. Shaka
049
Roshni Malani
The Benefits of a Java Message Service (JMS) Implementation of the C2 Framework (82336)
Richard Taylor
009
Diana C. Rave
Detection of a Cytidine Deaminase-Like Protein in Mitochondrial and Chloroplast Editing Sites (82389)
R. Michael Mulligan
162
Madelene Y. Hoe
Development of an Asymmetric Catalysis for the Intramolecular Acyl Nitroso Diels-Alder Reaction (83039)
Kenneth Shea
052
Athena H. Vuong
Heterostylous Breeding Systems: Effects of Incompatibility Modification on the Frequency of the Mid Morph (84786)
Stephen Weller
168
Matthew Fawcett
Point-Based Multiresolution Splatting for Interactive Volume Visualization (87696)
Renato Pajarola
070
Mark B. Villamor
Techniques for Improved Pulse Shape for Particle Detection (88656)
Richard Nelson
John LaRue
129
Lilly K. Pinney
Crossing Over: Collaborations Between Modern Dance Choreographers and Ballet Companies (88993)
Mary Corey
082
Daniel Lee
Autism and the Effect on Ethnicity (89402)
Kathryn Osann
155
Mike Yin
Simulation of kWTA Algorithm Using ATHENA (89840)
Richard Granger
008
Helene E. Rybol
Motivation: What Students Want to Learn and How (89979)
Adam Matthew Ormond
088
Kevin T. Marx
Activation of PI-3/AKT Pathway by Estrogen and Testosterone in Male Cerebral Blood Vessels (90157)
Diana Krause
133
Joyce Y. Cheng
Development of Pre-Vaporizer (92519)
William Sirignano
Derek Dunn-Rankin
064
Samuel Q. Duque Jr.
Pulsed Optoacoustic Interefometric Spectroscopy (POISe) and Imaging (92965)
Vasan Venugopalan
056
Anne L. Basa
Role of Fc Gamma Receptor Polymorphisms in HIV (93262)
Donald Forthal
079
Christian R. Anguiano
Synthesis of Terpenoid Estrogen Precursors (94495)
Gregory A. Weiss
053
Mohanned Y. Alhazzazi
RASTER: Real-Time Adaptive Simplification and Rendering of Terrain (95000)
Renato Pajarola
118
Kristina L. Smith
Methods for Improving Energy-Efficiency in Wireless Sensor Networks (95765)
Tatsuya Suda
Ariffin Yahaya
005
Aarti Chawla
The Effects of Irradiation on p21 and p53 Expression in Skeletal Muscle (96004)
Vincent Caiozzo
142
David N. Chan
Quantitation of LAT RNA Transcript in an HSV-1 Mutant with Deleted Regulatory Element in LAT Promoter (96253)
Guey-Chuen Perng
112
Thuy Tran T. Hoang
Transgenic Expression of Borrelia Species RecA in the Heterologous E. Coli System (96828)
Alan Barbour
074
Angela Y. Chang
The Effects of Mother-Child Interaction on Infant's Cognitive Development (97535)
Curt Sandman
Elysia Davis
156
Jennifer K. Brooks
Produced by the Global Economy: Thai and Filipina Migrant Sex Workers in Japan (98330)
James Fujii
099
Vivek Mehta
Dioxin and Host Susceptibility to Infection (98405)
Sastry Gollapudi
073
Diane L. Livio
The Effects of Brood Sex Ratio Manipulation on Parental Care Allocation in Zebra Finches, Taeniopygia guttata (99700)
Nancy Burley
167