Poster Presentations
Posters will be displayed in Pacific Ballroom C and D, as well as in the hallways near the breakfast area, the Pacific Ballroom and the Doheny Beach rooms. Students will be available to answer questions regarding their projects during the Poster Session from 1:30 – 2:50 PM.
 
Abstracts for the presentations at this year’s Symposium are available on the UROP Web site:
http://www.urop.uci.edu/symposium.html


Individual Presentations

Student Presenter(s)
Project Title
Faculty Mentor(s)
Poster Number
Dina Abdo
Biological Sciences
Using Breath Analysis to Identify Aspergillosis in the Exhaled Breath of Pediatric Cystic Fibrosis Patients
Donald Blake
Chemistry
305
Vivek M. Abraham
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Preclinical Safety and Efficacy Studies of Marizomib (NPI 0052) in Xenograft Glioma Models
Daniela Bota
Neurology
25
Meline D. Abramyan
Psychology
Investigating Semantic Organization and Memory Impairment using Triadic Comparisons
Michael Lee
Cognitive Sciences
368
Yepraksia Agazaryan
Biological Sciences
Circadian Dynamics of Immune Cells in the Skin
Bogi Andersen
Biological Chemistry
23
Maral Aghvinian
Psychology
McGurk Effect in Native vs. Non-Native German Spealers
Greg Hickok
Cognitive Sciences
366
Amni Al-Kachak
Biological Sciences
The Role of HDAC3 in the Acquisition and Extinction of Cocaine-Cue Memories
Marcelo Wood
Neurobiology & Behavior
18
Sharina Dyan Alejo
Biological Sciences
Fundamental Differences in Oxygenation Levels in the Brain of Children with and without ASD
Jean Gehricke
Pediatrics
60
Nujhat N. Ali
Biological Sciences
Isolation of Helicobacter pylori Urease
Hartmut Luecke
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
287
Nujhat N. Ali
Biological Sciences
Effective Absorption Cross Sections and Photolysis Rates of Model Secondary Organic Aerosol
Sergey Nizkorodov
Chemistry
288
Rene Amel Peralta
Chemistry
Effects of Restoration on Soil Characteristics and Microbial Abundance at Nachusa Grasslands
Wesley Swingley
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Nick Barber
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
119
Neiki Amiri-Razavian
Biological Sciences
Infectivity Assay of Coevolved Cyanophages
Jennifer Martiny
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
114
Michelle N. Armendariz
Biological Sciences
N100 and P200 Activity Patterns in Bipolar I, Schizoaffective, and Paranoid Schizophrenia Patients in Response to Gaps-In-Noise
Julie Patterson
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
138
Naomi Atkin
Genetics
Analyzing Cell Sub-Populations in Glioma Tumors and their Signaling Pathways
Yi-Hong Zhou
Neurosurgery
36
Marcelo R. Autran
Computer Science
Search for Dark Matter in Events with Z’ and Missing Transverse Energy
Daniel Whiteson
Physics & Astronomy
311
Brenda J. Avalos
Social Science
Latina College Students' Perspectives on HIV/AIDS and their Associated Preventative Behaviors
Brandon Brown
Program in Public Health
48
Andrew T. Ayad
Biological Sciences
Stem Cell Viability and Function are Preserved after Encapsulation in Alginate Microcapsules
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery
172
Matine Azadian
Biological Sciences
Caloric Restriction before Cardiac Arrest and Resuscitation Improves Neurological Outcome
Yama Akbari
Neurology
3
Furzan H. Azam
Chemistry
Synthesis of Silica-Coated Quantum Dots to Increase Adhesion of Targeting Cells
Jered Haun
Biomedical Engineering
225
Sarah M. Azer
Biological Sciences
The Use of Noninvasive Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy in Monitoring Tissue Water Content during Dehydration and Subsequent Rehydration in vivo
Matthew Brenner
Beckman Laser Institute
215
Eden V. Barragan
Biological Sciences
Serotonin Affects Seizure Activity in DS and GEFS+ Knock-In Drosophila
Diane O'Dowd
Developmental & Cell Biology
95
Monica Becerra
Psychology & Social Behavior
African American and Latina Graduate Students' Mentorship and Persistence: A Psychosociocultural Analysis
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
394
Nilofar A. Becker
Psychology & Social Behavior
Motivation and False Autobiographical Memory
Elizabeth Loftus
Psychology & Social Behavior
337
Nathanial Benjamin
Informatics
An Affordance Based Approach to Large Data-Set Navigation
Sergio Gago
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Ian Harris
Computer Science
373
Ema Bidiwala
Psychology & Social Behavior
Differentiating between Hue and Saturation
Charles Wright
Cognitive Sciences
379
Jeffrey S. Briggs
Chemistry
Synthesis of 2,2,6,6-tetramethylthiacycloheptyne for the Development of Orthogonal Bioorthogonal Reactions
Jennifer Prescher
Chemistry
292
Maisie Cai
Biological Sciences
Determining the Safety and Efficacy for Combined Pulsed Laser and Topical Delivery of Rapamycin and Axitinib to Inhibit the Regeneration of Coagulated Blood Vessels
Wangcun Jia
Beckman Laser Institute
202
Daniel A. Cano
Psychology & Social Behavior
Latino Male Undergraduates' Persistence in Academia
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
401
Ervin H. Castro
International Studies
Mexico's Oil Reform
Caesar Sereseres
International Studies
385
Carla E. Castro
Biological Sciences
The Effect of Over the Counter Preventative Toothpastes on their Efficiency in Biofilm Removal via Innovative Imaging Approaches
Petra Wilder-Smith
Beckman Laser Institute
82
Elizabeth J. Cathcart
Psychology & Social Behavior
Stability across Placement Types: The Role of Behavioral Disposition
Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
357
Ka Hei Chan
Biological Sciences
Development and Evaluation of an Algorithm to Enable Rapid Characterization of Alginate Microcapsules and Islet Encapsulated Microcapsules
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery
167
Stephanie M. Chang
Computer Science
Designing Crowdsourcing Methods for the Transcription of Handwritten Documents
Sergio Gago
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Ian Harris
Computer Science
370
Tiffany T. Chao
Biological Sciences
In vivo Study to Evaluate Test Dental Gel
Petra Wilder-Smith
Beckman Laser Institute
83
Quan Chau
Computer Engineering
Home Energy Management as a Service over Networking Platforms
Mohammad Al Faruque
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
262
Jinal B. Chaudhari
Biological Sciences
How do Expression Levels of lncRNAs Differ in Males and Females?
Sha Sun
Developmental & Cell Biology
105
Frances B. Chen
Pharmaceutical Science
Methionine Induced Animal Model of Schizophrenia
Olivier Civelli
Pharmacology

Lien Wang
Pharmacology
87
George K. Chen
Biological Sciences
Relationship between Mitochondrial Haplogroups and Age-Related Macular Degeneration Severity
M. Cristina Kenney
Ophthalmology

George K. Chen
Biological Sciences
Relationship between Mitochondrial Haplogroups and Age-Related Macular Degeneration Severity
M. Cristina Kenney
Ophthalmology
149
Darrell Cheng
Chemical Engineering
Kinetic Study of DNA Hybridization using a Novel Coarse-Grained Model
Hung Nguyen
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
275
Hui Ling Cheong
Pharmaceutical Science
Structural Studies of the Complex of two Periplasmic Domains, D1 and D2, from the Essential Mycobacterium tuberculosis protein, MmpL3
Celia Goulding
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
162
Lynze C. Cheung
Environmental Engineering
Investigation of Marine Bacterial Resistance to Chlorine during Desalination Pretreatment
Sunny Jiang
Civil & Environmental Engineering
271
Tiffany Chien
Biomedical Engineering
Optical Control of Muscle Differentiation using the Optogenetic-Cryptochrome/CRE System
Elliot Hui
Biomedical Engineering
230
Avinash P. Chinchali
Biomedical Engineering
Correlation of Flow Field and Clinical Parameters in Patients with Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot
Arash Kheradvar
Biomedical Engineering
231
Sherman Chu
Biological Sciences
Evaluation of Laminin Expression and Basement Membrane Integrity in Isolated Human and Porcine Islets
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery

Rahul Krishnan
Surgery
169
Jeannesse S. Cochran
Mathematics
Modeling the Molecular Weight and Age Distribution of Marine Dissolved Organic Carbon
Francois Primeau
Earth System Science
272
Idda M. Colcol
Anthropology
Role of Media in Perpetuating Fear of Ebola Outbreak
Leo Chavez
Anthropology
363
Timothy S. Cuyegkeng
Biological Sciences
Humanism in the Perioperative Environment
Maxime Cannesson
Anesthesiology
49
Rishad J. Dalal
Chemistry
Synthesis of Nanoparticle Polymer and Testing Affinity with IgG
Kenneth Shea
Chemistry
297
Jasmin Dalili
Psychology & Social Behavior
Hardiness and Social Conformity
Salvatore Maddi
Psychology & Social Behavior
346
Ani J. Darakchyan
Pharmaceutical Science
Visualization of Interdigital Ectoderm Proliferation during Embryonic Digit Separation
Bogi Andersen
Biological Chemistry
22
Ryan T. Davis
Biological Sciences
Characterization of the Cleavage and Polyadenylation Specificity Factor 4-Like Protein
Yongsheng Shi
Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
177
Juanne Deguzman
Earth & Environmental Science
Understanding the Acquisition Phase of Tobacco Dependence using Animal Models
Frances Leslie
Pharmacology
192
Dillon Dejam
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Biochemical and Structural Characterization of the Pterin Cofactor in Bacterial Nitric Oxide Synthase
Thomas Poulos
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
176
Patrick Del Rosario
Psychology & Social Behavior
Microaggressions and Well-Being among Filipino American Undergraduates at UC Irvine
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
398
Aaron Dembla
Electrical Engineering
Search and Rescue Reconnaissance Device
Syed Jafar
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
265
Prutha S. Deshpande
Psychology
Timing of Iron Deficiency and Executive Functioning at Nine Months
Angela Lukowski
Psychology & Social Behavior
343
Prutha S. Deshpande
Psychology
A Cultural Consensus Theory Analysis of Crowdsourced Transcription Data
Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Sergio Gago
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Ian Harris
Computer Science
371
Katherine Do
Biological Sciences
Evaluating the Use of Structure-From-Motion in the 3D Reconstruction of the Human Airway
Brian Wong
Otolaryngology
241
Timothy D. Do
Pharmaceutical Science
The Role of DABCO Derivatives in Blocking Kv1.1 and KCNQ2/3 Channels
Geoffrey Abbott
Pharmacology
185
Linda T. Doan
Public Health Policy

Dennis V. Tran
Public Health Policy
Identifying Potential Losses in Rehabilitation Performance in Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty
Ran Schwarzkopf
Orthopaedic Surgery
206
Eilbret Dooman
Pharmaceutical Science
Effect of Biophysical Cues of Tumor Microenvironment on Macrophage Phenotype
Weian Zhao
Pharmaceutical Sciences
198
Joshua M. Edgar
Neurobiology
Discovery of Small Peptide Binders to Cancer and Nephrotic Syndrome Markers using Phage Display
Gregory Weiss
Chemistry
303
Cindy M. Escobar
Biological Sciences
Inducing Familial Danish Dementia Fibroblasts to Pluripotent Stem Cells for Disease Modeling
Jorge Busciglio
Neurobiology & Behavior

Pinar Coskun
Neurobiology & Behavior
8
Adam Evangelista
Mechanical Engineering
Anthropomorphic Robotic Manipulator
Ian Harris
Computer Science
280
Thalia Fabian
Biological Sciences
Latino Medical Doctors: The Effects of Gender and Racial Inequalities in their Education and Professional Careers
Glenda Flores
Chicano/Latino Studies
405
Michelle C. Fang
Pharmaceutical Science
Effects of Methamphetamine Withdrawal on Behavior and Papez Circuit Activation in Enriched Rats Exploring a Novel Complex Environment
Gary Lynch
Anatomy & Neurobiology
135
Erick N. Felix
Psychology
The Role of Psychosociocultural Factors Affecting Latina/o Students' Well-Being
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
395
Sean Feng
Chemistry
Dichlorination Studies on the Core of Clionastatin
Chris Vanderwal
Chemistry
300
David Feng
Mechanical Engineering
Spectroscopic Study of the Simplest Criegee Intermediate
Craig Murray
Chemistry
306
Jacob A. Fenster
Chemical Engineering
Growth and Characterization of Syntrophic Co-Culture Biofilms of the Geobacter Genus
Allon Hochbaum
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
247
Munib J. Francis
Biological Sciences
Feedback Connectivity of Visual Cortex in Autistic and Wild-Type Mice
David Lyon
Anatomy & Neurobiology
14
Veronica Franco
Sociology
Undocumented Latina/o Students’ Perspectives on Mentorship: A Psychosociocultural Perspective
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
403
Anthony J. Gallegos
Biological Sciences
The Role of Netrin-Mediated Receptor Signaling in the Developing Visual System of Vertebrates
Susana Cohen-Cory
Neurobiology & Behavior
9
Priyanka Ganesh
Biomedical Engineering
Dual Energy Mammography used to Analyze Breast Density to Indicate Breast Cancer Risk and Tumor Formation
Huanjun Ding
Radiological Sciences

Sabee Molloi
Radiological Sciences
29
Christina Garibay
Psychology
Fathers and Children with Autism: Is the Severity of ASD Symptoms Associated with Emotional Co-Regulation during Play?
Wendy Goldberg
Psychology & Social Behavior

Yuqing Guo
Program in Nursing Science
64
Juan C. Garibay
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Recombinant Monoclonal Antibody Production using an Optimized HEK293T Cell System
Charles Glabe
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry

Jorge Mauricio Reyes Ruiz
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
160
Alexander Gau
Biological Sciences
Analysis of Growth and Invasiveness of Heterogeneous Glioblastoma Cell Types in Response to Irradiation
Yi-Hong Zhou
Neurosurgery
38
Jessica German
Psychology
Examining Pattern Separation and Memory Performance in Aging Adults
Craig Stark
Neurobiology & Behavior
142
Jordan H. Glenn
Anthropology
Anatomy of a Fireteam: Social Connections and Looking for Groups in Destiny
Tom Boellstorff
Anthropology
362
Afarin Golabgir Anbarani
Biological Sciences
Prevalence of Enamel Demineralization: A Screening Study using Clinical and Imaging Tools
Petra Wilder-Smith
Beckman Laser Institute
84
Sabina S. Goldstein
Criminology, Law & Society
“Origins of Medical Exclusions”: An Analysis of Birthplace Countries of Sanctioned Physicians by the Federal Government in the United States
Paul Jesilow
Criminology, Law & Society
313
Robert Gutierrez
Biomedical Engineering
Detection of Soluble Cancer Biomarkers using Nanoparticles
Jered Haun
Biomedical Engineering
223
Edward Gutierrez
Psychology & Social Behavior
Racial Microaggressions and Well Being among UC Irvine Students of Mexican Heritage
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
400
Pega M. Hajian
Biological Sciences
Age-Associated Mechanisms Increase Respiratory Infections
Anshu Agrawal
Medicine
145
Janelle M. Halog
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Analyzing Force-Extension Curves to Study Biophysical Differences in the Activation Notch Signaling
Elliot Botvinick
Biomedical Engineering
26
Lisa Haygood
European Studies
France, The Dreyfus Affair and the Great War: The Paths of Glory Lead but to the Grave
Kai Evers
European Studies
323
Katrina M. Henrikson
Biomedical Engineering
An Integrated Microfluidic Device to Dissociate Tumor Tissue Samples
Jered Haun
Biomedical Engineering
222
Alejandra Hernandez
Sociology
Leadership and Gender on Campus Organizations
Francesca Polletta
Sociology
407
Kimberly M. Hilby
Chemistry
A Flow Reactor Approach to Reductive Spiroannulation
Scott Rychnovsky
Chemistry
295
Julia M. Hillendahl
Psychology & Social Behavior
Social Skills Intervention and Recall Memory in Children with Down Syndrome
Angela Lukowski
Psychology & Social Behavior
339
Julia M. Hillendahl
Psychology & Social Behavior
Understanding the Relation between Napping and Memory in Infants
Angela Lukowski
Psychology & Social Behavior
338
Justin M. Hitomi
Biological Sciences
Directed Evolution through the Incorporation of Unnatural Amino Acids
Chang Liu
Biomedical Engineering
233
Huy D. Ho
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
The Ups and Downs of Repeated Study: An fMRI Investigation of Competitive Memory Trace Interference
Michael Yassa
Neurobiology & Behavior
144
David H. Ho
Biological Sciences
Low-Cost, Quantitative 3D Structural Imaging of the Nose and other Facial Features using Open Source Software
Brian Wong
Otolaryngology
240
Margaret N. Ho
Biological Sciences
Characterization and Quantification of Amyloid Aggregates using Conformational-Dependent Monoclonal Antibody, M31
Charles Glabe
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
159
Arlene P. Ho
Psychology
Evaluating the Effect of Electromechanical Reshaping of Rabbit Temporomandibular Joint
Brian Wong
Otolaryngology
239
KT Ho-Nguyen
Biological Sciences
Comparison of Islet Architecture, Beta Cell Content and Xenoantigenicity
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery
166
Long H. Hoang
Psychology & Social Behavior
Heterosexual and Non-Heterosexual College Students: Family Relationship Quality and Psychological Well-Being
Wendy Goldberg
Psychology & Social Behavior
62
Sabaa Hoda
Psychology & Social Behavior
Assessing Emotional Awareness in Social Anhedonia
Elizabeth Martin
Psychology & Social Behavior
349
Sean P. Hogan
Pharmaceutical Science
The Effect of Rhodiola rosea on Carbohydrate Metabolism in Drosophila melanogaster
Mahtab Jafari
Pharmaceutical Sciences
189
Wendy Hu
Criminology, Law & Society
Campus Climate and Greeks: Beyond the Individual and towards a Structural Remedy
Sora Han
Criminology, Law & Society
406
Catherine Hua
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Development of a Sedation Curriculum
Maxime Cannesson
Anesthesiology

Cameron Ricks
Anesthesiology
50
Jeremy S. Huang
Biological Sciences
Marine Microbial Phylogenetic Diversity in the Equatorial Pacific
Adam Martiny
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
111
Elaine Huang
Psychology & Social Behavior
Are Parental Perceived Stress and Anxiety Predictors of Postoperative Recovery in Children?
Michelle Fortier
Anesthesiology
53
Grace Huynh
Pharmaceutical Science
The Effect of Different BMP Concentrations on BMP Signaling and Kinetcis
Edwin Monuki
Pathology
92
Jonwei W. Hwang
Biological Sciences
Isolation, Proliferation, and Differentiation of Myofibroblasts into Adipocytes ex vivo
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology
103
Stephen Jan
Mechanical Engineering
UCI Electric Racecar Engineering/Torque Vectoring
Michael McCarthy
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
277
Bojun Jiao
Quantitative Economics
The Effect of Asymmetric Information on Learning Models of Color Categorization in Artificial Agent Populations
Sean Tauber
Social Science

Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Louis Narens
Cognitive Sciences

Natalia Komarova
Mathematics

Dominik Wodarz
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
376
Yang Jiao
Computer Science
Optical Character Recognition of Handwritten Tabular Data
Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Ian Harris
Computer Science

Sergio Gago
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
372
Phillip D. Johnson
Civil Engineering
Transit System Demand Model for Joshua Tree National Park
Stephen Ritchie
Civil & Environmental Engineering
256
Sandra D. Johnson
African-American Studies
Anything but Black: A Contextual Analysis of the Afro-Cuban Experience in a Communist Regime
Tiffany Willoughby-Herard
African American Studies
386
Nora Kabbara
Biological Sciences
Studying Multiple Motor Protein Movement and Interaction through K560-SNAP Optimization
Steven Gross
Developmental & Cell Biology
91
Lora Karch
International Studies
Islamaphobia, ISIS and France
Daniel Brunstetter
Political Science
383
Roopkamal Kaur
Biological Sciences
Characterization of Ubiquitin-Dependent Degradation of Rad51
Phang-Lang Chen
Biological Chemistry
157
Sheila Kazemi
Public Health Sciences
The Withdrawal Effects of Cigarette Smoke Extract (CSE) and Nicotine in Adolescent Rats
Frances Leslie
Pharmacology

Adam Keppler
Computer Science
Alternative Software: The Key to Privacy
Ray Klefstad
Computer Science
284
Phillip K. Khim
Biological Sciences
N-Glycan Branching Regulates TH17 versus iTreg Cell Fate via IL-2Rα
Michael Demetriou
Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
147
Katie Khuu
Computer Science
Comparing Different Learning Models of Color Categorization in Artificial Agent Population
Sean Tauber
Social Science

Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Louis Narens
Cognitive Sciences

Natalia Komarova
Mathematics

Dominik Wodarz
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
374
Daehwan Kim
Business Economics
Banking Panic and Bank Performance in the Great Depression
Gary Richardson
Economics
382
Jane Kim
Biological Sciences
Overcoming Acquired Tamoxifen-Resistance through Simultaneous Delivery of Chemotherapeutic Tamoxifen and Manganese Superoxide Dismutase Silencing Agent via Acid-Responsive Core-Shell Nanoparticles
Young Jik Kwon
Pharmaceutical Sciences
32
Eline Kocharyan
Public Health Sciences
The Effects of Maternal Familial Autoimmunity, Gestational Stress and Autism Severity
Jean Gehricke
Pediatrics

Miryha Runnerstrom
Program in Public Health
58
Christian Koeu
Psychology & Social Behavior
Are Gruesome Photos more Prejudicial than Probative?
Elizabeth Loftus
Psychology & Social Behavior
336
Sara E. Konopelski
Developmental & Cell Biology
Epidermal-Specific Gene Profiling in Rats
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology
97
John J. Krochmal
Pharmaceutical Science
Vivo-Morpholinos: A Potential Drug Therapy for Recurrent Ocular Herpes Simplex
Steven Wechsler
Ophthalmology
154
Alexandra C. Kunesh
Studio Art
Feed Me
Litia Perta
Studio Art
321
Sarah I. Kurtoic
Chemistry
Decarboxylative Addition of ß-Ketoacids to Alkynes
Vy Dong
Chemistry
286
Cherie Kwok
Psychology & Social Behavior
Hardiness and Social Dominance Orientation
Salvatore Maddi
Psychology & Social Behavior
344
Stephanie F. Kwok
Biological Sciences
Effects of Titanium Particle Radiation on the Cerebral Cortex of the Mouse Brain
Charles Limoli
Radiation Oncology
34
Abbie A. La
Chemistry
Cognitive Effects of Reduced Protein Repair Capacity in Aging Mice
Dana Aswad
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
156
Louai Labanieh
Biomedical Engineering
IC 3D: A Novel Technology for High-Throughput Detection of miRNAs in Microfluidic Droplets
Weian Zhao
Pharmaceutical Sciences
199
Janice D. Lam
Chemical Engineering
Synthesis of Molybdenum-99 by Szilard Chalmers Reaction
Mikael Nilsson
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
260
Ann Lan
Biological Sciences
Determining the Role of KCNE2 in the Pancreas
Geoffrey Abbott
Pharmacology
183
Tarra Laperdon
Social Science
Psychosociocultural Factors Influencing Undergraduate Students’ Pursuit of a Graduate Degree in the Field of Dance
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
399
Daryl Larry-Sar
Biological Sciences
Alterations in 5-Ht1A Receptor Activity after Adolescent Nicotine and Fluoxetine Exposure
Frances Leslie
Pharmacology
193
Kelly A. Laugenour
Chemistry
Tissue Response to Alginate Capsules in Immune Competent and Immune Deficient Mouse Models
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery
168
Christina Le
Biological Sciences
Spontaneous Calcium Transients Induced by Piezo1
Francesco Tombola
Physiology & Biophysics
207
Tam H. Le
Materials Science Engineering
Chemical Assembly of Modified Geobacter sulfurreducens PilA
Allon Hochbaum
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
246
Tram-Anh T. Le
Biological Sciences
N-glycosylation Influences B Cell Co-Stimulatory Functions by Altering Intracellular Signaling Pathways
Michael Demetriou
Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
148
Gabrielle Lee
Earth & Environmental Science
A Stratigraphic Analysis on Ocean Sediment Cores: Are Sediments Viable for Paleoceanography?
John Southon
Earth System Science

Patrick Rafter
Earth System Science
307
Andrew O. Leon
Political Science
High Incarceration Rates in America and Failed Sentencing Policies
Keramet Rieter
Criminology, Law & Society

Alfonso Valdez
Social Science
391
Andrew O. Leon
Political Science
Latino Male Freshmen and their College Adjustment: A Psychosociocultural Analysis
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
392
Pauline Lesterquy
Economics
Gender Mix: Insights on a Source Credibility Bias in Economic Decision-Making and Tolerance to Risk
Michael McBride
Economics
381
Stephanie Lieng
Biological Sciences
Investigate the Interaction of Bombesin Receptor Subtype-3 and Prostaglandin E Receptor-3 with FRET Technology
Zhiwei Wang
Pharmacology
195
Benson N. Lim
Chemical Engineering
A Quantitative Comparison of the Genetic Toggle Switch
Elizabeth Read
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science

Mahua Roy
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
249
Bernadette Lingat
Chemistry
Progress toward Efficient Synthesis of Vinyl Chlorides
Kenneth Shea
Chemistry
296
Krista A. Linzner
Biological Sciences
Physiological and Stoichiometric Changes of Escherichia coli Adapted to High Temperature
Adam Martiny
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
112
Qihao Liu
Mechanical Engineering
Microfiber Contact Resistance Characterization
Yun Wang
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
252
Emily C. Liu
Psychology
The Roles of Memory and Knowledge in Generating "Top 10" Lists
Michael Lee
Cognitive Sciences
367
Sunny Y. Liu
Public Health Sciences
A Comparison of Humanitarian Intervention: Haiti vs. Japan
Brandon Brown
Program in Public Health

Terry Schmidt
Program in Public Health
47
Stella Liu
International Studies
Complementary Food Systems: Resolving the Local v. Modern Agricultural Dichotomy
Richard Matthew
Planning, Policy, & Design
317
Kevin Lo
Pharmaceutical Science
Role of Melanin Concentrating Hormone in the Estrous Cycle
Olivier Civelli
Pharmacology
88
Michael S. Louie
Biological Sciences
Temporal Variability in Elemental Composition of Particulate Organic Matter along the Southern California Coast
Adam Martiny
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
115
Matthew Low
Biological Sciences
Defining the Role of CDC6 in MDA-MB-468 Breast Cancer Cells
Peter Kaiser
Biological Chemistry
165
Muzi Lu
Biological Sciences
Benzo[a]pyrene Increases Germ Cell Apoptosis in the Mouse Fetal Testis
Ulrike Luderer
Medicine
194
Vivian T. Lu
Psychology
A Study of Luminance in Feature Based Attention
Charles Wright
Cognitive Sciences
380
Michele Luu
Biological Sciences
Upregulation of Chondroitin Sulfate Proteoglycans in Chronic Nerve Compression Injury
Ranjan Gupta
Orthopaedic Surgery
12
Francisco J. Magallon
Civil Engineering
Combination of Hybrid Column and Core Bracing Systems as Structural Lateral Force Resisting System
Farzin Zareian
Civil & Environmental Engineering
257
Shant Malkasian
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Automatic Segmentation of Coronary Arteries using Hessian-Based Multi-Scale Filtering and Eigenvectors to Track Vessels
Sabee Molloi
Radiological Sciences

Benjamin Ziemer
Radiological Sciences
203
Fatima Maqsood
Chemistry
Clinical Variations and Treatment Responses in IgM Related Neuropathies—Retrospective Analysis of a Ten-Year Experience at UC Irvine
Namita Goyal
Neurology
11
Linet Mardyrosian
Political Science
Parks and Crime: The Linkages between Neighborhood Park Crime and Socioeconomic Distribution within Southern California
John Hipp
Criminology, Law & Society
312
Katherine M. Martinez
Sociology
The Role of Abuelos on Latina/o College Students' Experiences
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
397
Eric S. Martinez
Biological Sciences
The Obesogen Tributyltin Commits Mesenchymal Stem Cells to the Adipose Lineage
Bruce Blumberg
Developmental & Cell Biology
85
Melissa A. Mayr
Nursing Science
Sex Education in America
Alison Holman
Program in Nursing Science
69
Junior G. Mazariegos
Earth & Environmental Science
Measuring the Natural Abundance of Radiocarbon and Stable Isotopes of Groundwater to Monitor Anthropogenic Recharge within the Orange County Coastal Basin
Claudia Czimczik
Earth System Science
308
Louis Mejia
Biomedical Engineering
Fluorescent Polydiacetylene-Coated Magnetic Nanoparticles for Tumor Detection
Jered Haun
Biomedical Engineering
224
Gleb Melnikov
Aerospace Engineering
1U CubeSat ADCS System Design and Testing
Manuel Gamero-Castano
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
259
Eric M. Mendez
Public Health Sciences
Compliance with Recommendations for Change in Anti-Psychotic Medication in Patients with Developmental Disabilities
Christy Hom
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
70
Mitchell S. Miller
Chemistry
Toward an Efficient and Stereocontrolled Synthesis of Pseudopterosins
Chris Vanderwal
Chemistry
301
Nima Mohseni
Aerospace Engineering
Use of Simulation in Human Powered Airplane Design and Analysis
Kenneth Mease
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
212
Karina Molostova
Biological Sciences
Investigation of the Role of C5a in the Proinflammatory Response Elicited by Fibrillar Amyloid Beta in Microglial-Like BV2 Cells
Andrea Tenner
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
178
Zaki Molvi
Chemical Engineering
Stimuli-Responsive Liposomes for Targeted Chemotherapeutic Delivery
Young Jik Kwon
Pharmaceutical Sciences
33
Patricia I. Morales
Sociology
Mexican Americans’ Social Mobility and Assimilation in the U.S.: An Examination across Generations
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
393
Grace D. Mortero
Earth & Environmental Studies
The Effects of Sucrose Addition and Warming on CO2 Respiration from Arctic Soils
Claudia Czimczik
Earth System Science
309
Ava Moussavi-Aghdam
Environmental Engineering
Structural Equation Modeling of Biofilters
Stanley Grant
Civil & Environmental Engineering

Megan Rippy
Civil & Environmental Engineering
270
Nicole A. Nava
Chemistry
B–O σ Bond Addition across Alkynes for the Synthesis of Borylated Heterocycles
Suzanne Blum
Chemistry
285
Michael J. Neel
Neurobiology
Evidence for Loss of p57Kip2 Imprinting in Choroid Plexus Epithelial Cells
Edwin Monuki
Pathology
93
Nathan N. Ng
Biological Sciences
Directed Differentiation of Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells into Medial Ganglion Eminence Progenitors Produce Functionally Active Neurons
Diane O'Dowd
Developmental & Cell Biology
94
Luna T. Ngo
Biological Sciences
The Genetic Basis of D. melanogaster-D. simulans Interspecies Difference in Ethanol Resistance
J.J. Emerson
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
108
Richard Nguyen
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Temperature Acclimation in Enzyme Kinetics of Neurospora discreta Strains
Steven Allison
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
107
Thai H. Nguyen
Biomedical Engineering
Laser Speckle Contrast Imaging using a Consumer Grade Webcam
Bernard Choi
Biomedical Engineering
218
Manda P. Nguyen
Biological Sciences
Analysis in FGF5 of Murine Hair Growth Cycle and Back Skin Pattern
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology

Ji Won Oh
Developmental & Cell Biology
102
Katie Nguyen
Pharmaceutical Science
Structural Studies of DsbA and its Putative Partner, VKOR, in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Celia Goulding
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
161
Dara D. Nguyen
Pharmaceutical Science
Kcne2 Deletion in Conjunction with a Western Diet Predisposes to Metabolic Syndrome in Mice
Geoffrey Abbott
Pharmacology
184
Rachel L. Nguyen
Biological Sciences
Impaired IP3 Calcium Signaling in Autism Spectrum Disorder
John Jay Gargus
Physiology & Biophysics
57
Maria B. Nguyen
Psychology & Social Behavior
Examining the Moderating Effects of Coping Mechanisms on Intimate Partner Violence of African American Survivors
Meeta Banerjee
Education

Jacquelynne Eccles
Education
388
Aileen R. Nguyen
Quantitative Economics
Food Insecurity: A Santa Ana Case Study
Marianne Bitler
Economics
389
Manda Nguyen
Biological Sciences
Analysis of FGF5 in Hair Growth Cycle and Subtype Sensitivity
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology

Ji Won Oh
Developmental & Cell Biology
100
Andy M. Nguyen
Pharmaceutical Science
Selection of RNA Aptamers from Human and Metagenomic DNA Libraries by in vitro Selection
Andrej Luptak
Pharmaceutical Sciences
174
Phuong M. Nguyen
Art History
Neural Stem Cells as Therapeutic for Huntington's Disease Mechanisms of Action in Mouse Models
Leslie Thompson
Neurobiology & Behavior
17
Theodore S. Nieblas
Biological Sciences
Reconstruction of Border-Crossing, Long-Range Horizontal Neuronal Fibers in Rat Cortex
Ron Frostig
Neurobiology & Behavior
10
Muaeen Obadi
Biological Sciences
3D Optical Control of Stem Cell Gene Expression using 2-Photon Optogenetics
Elliot Hui
Biomedical Engineering
228
Hiroyuki R. Ogikubo
Chemistry
Study of Compositions of the Stimuli Responsive Nanoparticles
Kenneth Shea
Chemistry
298
Nicolas N. Ong
Biological Sciences
Identification of CD4+ Cytotoxic T Lymphocyte Epitopes from Herpes Simplex Virus Virion Protein 11/12
Lbachir BenMohamed
Ophthalmology

Arif Khan
Ophthalmology

Ruchi Srivastava
Ophthalmology
146
Jessica C. Oquist
Biological Sciences
The Diversity of the Nitrate Reductase Gene narB among Marine Cyanobacteria Prochlorococcus
Adam Martiny
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
113
Christina Owens
Chemistry
Development of β-Amino Alkyllithium Reagents
Scott Rychnovsky
Chemistry
294
Philip K. Paik
Biological Sciences
Probability of Larval Zebrafish Escape throughout Predator Encounter
Matthew McHenry
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
116
Miguel A. Palafox
Pharmaceutical Science
Unique Regulation of Cell Growth and Cell Division by mTORC1 Signaling
David Fruman
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
31
Sangbeom Park
Aerospace Engineering
Lithium-Ion Battery Test under Different Temperature and Different Current
Yun Wang
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
251
Jungkyu Park
Computer Science
Simulating the Evolution of Color Categories using Individual Reinforcement Learning Models in Populations of Artificial Agents
Sean Tauber
Social Science

Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Louis Narens
Cognitive Sciences

Natalia Komarova
Mathematics

Dominik Wodarz
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
377
Ryan N. Parks
Biological Sciences
Generation of Mutant Herpes Simplex Virus 1 Expressing HVEM
Steven Wechsler
Ophthalmology
155
Yash R. Patel
Biological Sciences
Role of Opioid μ-Receptors in Regulation of Ischemic Mediator-Evoked Cardiac Reflex
Liang-Wu Fu
Medicine
201
Tej H. Patel
Biological Sciences
The Effect of Anticancer Drug Cisplatin on H vs J Haplogroups
M. Cristina Kenney
Ophthalmology
150
Stephanie I. Pearlman
Biomedical Engineering
Study of Mucin 1 Glycocalyx Content through Cell Deformability
Jered Haun
Biomedical Engineering
226
Jessica B. Pedraza
Social Science
Multivariable Analysis on Latinas’ Academic Decision Making Processes in Higher Education
Caesar Sereseres
International Studies
408
Jason T. Pham
Biological Sciences
Efficacy and Tolerability of Antipsychotic and Antidepressant Medication in Children with Autism
Christy Hom
Psychiatry & Human Behavior

Ira Lott
Pediatrics
71
Anhuy N. Pham
Chemical Engineering
Optimization of Recombinant Collagen’s Stability in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Nancy Da Silva
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science

Szu Wang
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
242
Michael T. Phan
Pharmaceutical Science
Effect of Nicotine or Fluoxetine on 5-Ht1A Receptor Activity in Adult Rats
Frances Leslie
Pharmacology
190
Julie E. Phuong
Neurobiology
Examination of Neural Representations Facilitating Context Discrimination Memory
John Guzowski
Neurobiology & Behavior
134
Mackenzie G. Poole
Pharmaceutical Science
The Induction of Autophagy following Treatment with Rhodiola rosea in Drosophila melanogaster
Mahtab Jafari
Pharmaceutical Sciences
188
Pouyan Pouresfandiari
Biological Sciences
General vs. Specific Memory within the Hippocampus
Michael Yassa
Neurobiology & Behavior
143
Koorosh Pournaghdi
Chemical Engineering
Decreasing Octanoic and Decanoic Acid Toxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae Expressing an Octanoyl-CoA:Ethanol Acyltransferase (Eht1)
Nancy Da Silva
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
243
Maaikee Kiyoe A. Pronda
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Fabrication of Device for Trapping and Imaging of Hydra
Elliot Hui
Biomedical Engineering
227
Jiao Qiao
Chemistry
Characterization of Intramural Heterogeneity in Glioblastoma by Identification of TP53 and PTEN Mutation Status in Tumor-Derived Syngeneic Subcultures Lines
Yi-Hong Zhou
Neurosurgery
37
Shannon C. Ramsden
Pharmaceutical Science
The Action of Iron and Iron Chelators on Drosophila melanogaster
Mahtab Jafari
Pharmaceutical Sciences
187
Himani A. Ratnayake
Public Health Sciences
Reduction of Air Pollution in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Rufus Edwards
Epidemiology
52
Joseph M. Razo
Psychology & Social Behavior
Re-Entry Distress among Undergraduate Students Returning from Studying Abroad
Bongkyoo Choi
Program in Public Health
51
Monique R. Reyes
Pharmaceutical Science
Engineering Orthogonal Luciferin:Luciferase Pairs
Jennifer Prescher
Chemistry
293
Diane Rhee
Neurobiology
Using an OLM Update Task to Dissociate between Original and Updated Information
Marcelo Wood
Neurobiology & Behavior
19
Jane Robertson
Microbiology & Immunology
Identification of Protein Factors Necessary for SUV3 Nuclear Localization
Phang-Lang Chen
Biological Chemistry
158
Susan J. Rodriguez
Psychology
LGBT Latina College Undergraduate Students
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
396
Rebecca A. Rowland
Biomedical Engineering
Spatial Frequency Domain Imaging of Burn Wound Progression
Anthony Durkin
Beckman Laser Institute

Adrien Ponticorvo
Beckman Laser Institute
220
Marian J. Sagoe
Chemistry
Development and Optimization of Genetically Encoded Reporters for Imaging Cell-Cell Interactions
Jennifer Prescher
Chemistry
290
Mariyah N. Saiduddin
Biological Sciences
Effect of Exposure to Different Size Fractions of Concentrated Ambient Particles on Blood Pressure
Michael Kleinman
Medicine
72
Valery Saikaly
Biological Sciences
Early Detection Using in vivo Non-Invasive Imaging Technique: An Alternate to Surgical Biopsy
Petra Wilder-Smith
Beckman Laser Institute
81
Keith M. Sakata
Neurobiology
The Role of BAF53b in Long-Term Social Recognition Memory
Marcelo Wood
Neurobiology & Behavior
20
Nancy I. Santiago Cortes
Political Science
Consequences of Deportations on Mixed-Status Families
Louis DeSipio
Political Science
404
Christos N. Sarantopoulos
Biological Sciences
Identification of Adipose Tissue Derived Stromal Vascular Fraction Components Essential to Regenerative Cell Therapy using Various Methods for Optimal Component Isolation
Alan Widgerow
Surgery

Derek Banyard
Surgery
208
Emran O. Sarwary
Public Health Sciences
Anti-Bacterial Properties by Lipid Droplet Histones in Drosophila melanogaster
Steven Gross
Developmental & Cell Biology
89
Kimberly N. Schade
Biological Sciences
Preliminary Evaluation of β3-Adrenoceptor Agonist-Induced 18F-FDG Metabolic Activity in Brown Adipose Tissue in Obese Zucker Rat
Jogeshwar Mukherjee
Radiological Sciences
205
Shae V. Schlegel
Chemistry
Studying the Hydrogen Bonding Network for Understanding the Mechanism of T4 Lysozyme
Gregory Weiss
Chemistry
302
Olivia J. Schuetz
European Studies
Let's Talk! Comparing Immigrant Student Integration Efforts in the German Education System and the Newport-Mesa School District
Kai Evers
European Studies
324
Nehal M. Shah
Pharmaceutical Science
Glutamate-Induced Hyperactivity of NMDA Ion Channel in Postmortem Alzheimer’s Disease Brains
Jogeshwar Mukherjee
Radiological Sciences
204
Jay Sheth
Biomedical Engineering
Fabrication of a Therapeutic Micro Device for Burns using a Double Sided Silicone Molding System
Mark Bachman
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
214
Jessica J. Shi
Psychology
Type 1 Diabetes Induces Tau Dependent Synaptic and Cognitive Deficits
David Baglietto Vargas
Neurobiology & Behavior
6
Diane Shin
Biological Sciences
Access to the Internet and Mobile Applications in a Mixed Population Emergency Department
Warren Wiechmann
Emergency Medicine
132
Sneha Shivkumar
Biomedical Engineering
Characterization of Cerebral Microbleeds with Optical Histology and Laser Speckle Imaging in Mouse Model of Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy
Bernard Choi
Biomedical Engineering
217
Jaspal Sidhu
Aerospace Engineering
UCI Rocket Project: Propulsion Team
Kenneth Mease
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
209
Cyril G. Soliman
Biomedical Engineering
A Comparative Study on Stem Cell Differentiation and Adhesion on Micro- and Nano-Surfaces
William Tang
Biomedical Engineering
237
Paola Sotelo
Social Ecology
Mi Salud, Mi Vida: Examining Quality of Life and Health Behaviors of Latina Breast Cancer Survivors
Dara Sorkin
Medicine
80
Sophia C. Spann
Biological Sciences
Comparing the Efficacy of Traditional Paper Discharge Instructions to Electronic Multimedia Instructions: A Pilot Study
Shannon Toohey
Emergency Medicine

Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine
130
Miranda Stiewig
Biological Sciences
A Comparative Analysis of the Cellular Composition of Porcine Islets and Stem Cell-Derived Insulin Producing Cells
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery
170
Kenji Sumikawa
Biomedical Engineering
Controlling the Gene Expression of DNM1 in Saccharomyces cerevisiae to Analyze the Effect of Altered Fission Rates on Mitochondria Morphology
Susanne Rafelski
Developmental & Cell Biology
104
Amanda Summers
Chemistry
In vitro Selection for DNA Aptamers Specifically Recognizing the Occludin Protein
Andrej Luptak
Pharmaceutical Sciences
173
Fadi S. Tahhan
Biological Sciences
3-D Reconstruction of the Mouse Lacrimal Gland
James Jester
Ophthalmology
180
Yerazik Tahmasian
Pharmaceutical Science
The Effect of Green Tea Polyphenols on Iron Metabolism: Lifespan and Fertility of DMT Deficient Drosophila melanogaster
Mahtab Jafari
Pharmaceutical Sciences
186
Amy A. Takahashi
Biological Sciences
Identifying the Role of two Antimicrobial Peptides Secreted by the Probiotic Strain E. coli Nissle 1917 against Related Species of the Enterobacteriaceae Family
Manuela Raffatellu
Microbiology & Molecular Genetics
153
Dorothy Tan
Biological Sciences
Substrate Acclimation of Extracellular Enzymes Produced by Neurospora discreta
Steven Allison
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
106
Sarah S. Tang
Microbiology & Immunology
Inhibition of the mTORC1-4E-BP1-eIF4E Axis Sensitizes Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma to BCL-2 Antagonists
David Fruman
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
30
Nicole Melissa M. Taylor
Psychology & Social Behavior
How Familial Characteristics and Parental Gender Socialization Influences the Divergence of Expectation and Aspirations in African American Youth
Anne Conley
Education

Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
328
Uyen T. Thai
Pharmaceutical Science
The Effect on Cell Growth, Apoptosis and Differentiation, by L-Methionine in Human Neuroblastoma SH-SY5Y Cell Line
Amal Alachka
Pharmacology
4
Kunal Thaker
Biological Sciences
Comparison of Cholesterol/Lipid-Related Gene Products between ARPE-19 Cybrids of H and K Haplogroups
M. Cristina Kenney
Ophthalmology
152
William C. Thomsen
Biological Sciences
When Springs have Sprung: Does Temperature Affect Tendon Recoil Speed?
Eman Azizi
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
200
Pauline V. Ton
Social Science
Automatic Selection of either Homogeneous or Heterogeneous Subsets of Items in Centroid Tasks
George Sperling
Cognitive Sciences
369
James Tran
Biological Sciences
Dynamic BMP Signaling during Mammalian Implantation
Ken Cho
Developmental & Cell Biology
86
Karen Tran
Biological Sciences
Nrf1 Gene Regulates Some Biosynthetic Pathway Genes
Jeff Chan
Pathology
28
Tracie Tran
Biological Sciences
Effects of Fractionated Opiate Compounds on Dopamine Receptor Activity
Zhiwei Wang
Pharmacology
196
Chinh N. Tran
Biomedical Engineering
Developing an in vitro Model of Human Neurovascular Unit on-a-chip
Christopher Hughes
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
163
Thi N. Tran
Biomedical Engineering
Elucidating the Role of Matrix Stiffness in Promoting Tumor Progression
Elliot Botvinick
Biomedical Engineering
27
Anna Tran
Biological Sciences
Effects of Synthetic Glucocorticoid Administration on Human Placenta Weight
Elysia Davis
Psychology & Social Behavior
329
Linda T. Doan
Public Health Policy

Dennis V. Tran
Public Health Policy
Identifying Potential Losses in Rehabilitation Performance in Patients Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty
Ran Schwarzkopf
Orthopaedic Surgery
206
Kevin Trieu
Biomedical Engineering
Autonomous Microfluidic Diagnostic Device for the Detection of Cardiac Troponin I
Elliot Hui
Biomedical Engineering
229
Kevin C. Trinh
Psychology
Effects of Domestic Childhood Stress on Discrimination Memory
Craig Stark
Neurobiology & Behavior
140
Joel A. Trushinski
Microbiology & Immunology
Characterization of the Inflammatory Microenvironment after Spinal Cord Injury
Aileen Anderson
Anatomy & Neurobiology

Hal Nguyen
Anatomy & Neurobiology
5
Anita Marie Tsaasan
Informatics
A New Model for Increasing Information Access and Literacy in the Global South
Gillian Hayes
Informatics
282
Anita Marie Tsaasan
Informatics
Design Considerations and Implications in Post-Mortem Data Management
Gillian Hayes
Informatics
281
Stephanie S. Tu
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Co-Crystallization Study of LovB Con with Transition State Analog
Shiou-Chuan (Sheryl) Tsai
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
179
Roger Tu
Biological Sciences
Cellular Microarray on Biomimetic Wrinkles for High Throughput Cardiotoxicity Screening
Michelle Khine
Biomedical Engineering
232
Nicole R. Ulgado
Public Health Sciences
Design and Development of an mHealth Application: Discovering the Specific Needs and Values of Latina Breast Cancer Survivors
Dara Sorkin
Medicine

Yunan Chen
Informatics

Alfred Kobsa
Informatics
79
Sarah Y. Valles
Biological Sciences
Proteins Localized to Lipid Droplets Regulate Motion in Drosophila melanogaster Embryos
Steven Gross
Developmental & Cell Biology
90
Victor A. Vazquez Sevilla
Chemical Engineering
Synthesis of Silica Particles
Ali Mohraz
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
248
Susana E. Verduzco
Anthropology
Vaginas and Dungarees: The Life, Strife and Disparities of the Enlisted Woman in the Armed Forces
Jennifer Terry
Gender and Sexuality Studies
365
Susana E. Verduzco
Anthropology
Understanding Autism: A Medical Anthropologic Investigation
Angela Jenks
Anthropology

Leo Chavez
Anthropology
364
Kevin Vu
Physics
An Investigation of Machine Learning Approximations in Density Functional Theory
Kieron Burke
Physics & Astronomy
310
LeeAnne Wang
Chemistry
Synthesis and Characterization of New Ruthenium Complexes for Olefin Polymerization
Zhibin Guan
Chemistry
304
Tiffany Wong
Computer Science
vSked: Visual Schedules for Autism
Gillian Hayes
Informatics
283
Alyssa Wu
Economics
A Review of Behavior-Based Energy Efficiency Data Collection Methodology
Richard Matthew
Planning, Policy, & Design
315
Alan W. Yam
Biological Sciences
Symptom Priority and Treatment Satisfaction among People with Parkinson’s Disease
Neal Hermanowicz
Neurology
13
Yuhang Yang
Chemistry
Synthesis of a Brominated D-luciferin Analogue and Cross-Coupling Precursors
Jennifer Prescher
Chemistry
291
Brian Young
Biological Sciences
Parental Over-Protection, Youth Illness Uncertainty, and the Experience of Pain in Children with Cancer
Michelle Fortier
Anesthesiology
55
Vandy Yourk
Neurobiology
Impact of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms on the Gender Disparity of Cutaneous Melanoma
Feng Liu-Smith
Epidemiology
35
Jacqueline V. Zelener
Public Health Policy
Validity and Reliability of the Godin Leisure-Time Exercise Self-Reported Questionnaire
Margaret Schneider
Planning, Policy, & Design
76


Group Presentations

Student Presenter(s)
Project Title
Faculty Mentor(s)
Poster Number
Briaana A. Abasta
Drama

Maria V. Oliveira
Drama

Cat Miranda
Drama

Jamie R. Eby
Drama

Adrianna Vasquez
Criminology, Law & Society

Julianna S. Ojeda
Drama

Rae L. Crocker
Drama
Brown Bag Theatre Company Presents: The Service Workers Project
Lonnie Alcaraz
Drama
320
Meline D. Abramyan
Psychology

Luz Donato
Psychology

Lucero Elena
Psychology
Mighty or Meek, Who Do Babies Like?
Angela Lukowski
Psychology & Social Behavior

Barbara Sarnecka
Cognitive Sciences
340
Abdel Albakri
Biological Sciences

Matthew Shinto
Biological Sciences

Momin Masroor
Public Health Sciences
Best Ultrasound Probe for Subclavian Vein Visualization via the Supraclavicular Approach
Christian Fox
Emergency Medicine

Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine
122
Abdel Albakri
Biological Sciences

Matthew Shinto
Biological Sciences
Natural History of Human Stingray Injury
Robert Katzer
Emergency Medicine
127
Kristen V. Ampig
Biological Sciences

David Y. Suh
Biological Sciences
Long-Term Spatial Memory Comparison of Induced Epilepsy in the Left and Right Hippocampus
Ivan Soltesz
Anatomy & Neurobiology
16
Al Anoud D. Baddour
Biological Sciences

Sarah N. Benke
Biological Sciences

Audrey L. Park
Biological Sciences
Analyzing Neurobiological Mechanism of Chemotherapy-Induced Hippocampal Damage
Munjal Acharya
Radiation Oncology
21
Alandi J. Bates
Psychology

Sean Kennedy
Psychology

Seung Min Mooon
Psychology
Juror Decision Making: Extricating Normative and Informational Influence from Individual Juror Voting Behavior
Nicholas Scurich
Psychology & Social Behavior
360
Sarah J. Becan
Chemical Engineering

Ricardo Noguera
Chemical Engineering
UC Irvine AIChE Chem-E-Car: SteVe
Hung Nguyen
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
274
Sahil Bhakta
Biomedical Engineering

Alexabelle Paulino
Biomedical Engineering

Noel Navarro
Biomedical Engineering

Diego Sandoval
Biomedical Engineering
Helix Medical Design Project
Jim Brody
Biomedical Engineering
216
Shweta Bhatnagar
Biomedical Engineering

Ellery Wong
Biomedical Engineering
Dental Sealants Used to Prevent Cracks in Teeth: Resin-Based, Glass Ionomer, and Composite Sealants
James Earthman
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
273
Roy U. Bisht
Biological Sciences

Sharina Dyan Alejo
Biological Sciences

Kaitlyn Pesterfield
Biological Sciences

Sophia Quan
Biological Sciences
The Efficacy of LEGO Therapy Decreasing ASD Symptoms
Jean Gehricke
Pediatrics
59
Aileen N. Castillo
Public Health Sciences

Karla Garcia
Biological Sciences

Sergio E. Otero
Psychology
Health Scholars Health Navigator Program: A Clinic-Based Intervention Combining Instrumental and Informational Support to Increase Patient Self-Efficacy and Access to Community Resources
John Billimek
Medicine

Marco Angulo
Family Medicine
45
Aaron S. Chang
Biological Sciences

Anne-Marie C. Leiby
Dance

Hongnian Yu
Electrical Engineering

Irena Y. Mao
Computer Science

Mansi Tyagi
Computer Science & Engineering

Brianna Tu
Informatics
Development of Assessment Tools to Measure Sleep and Evaluate Motor Performance
Kelli Sharp
Dance

Mark Bachman
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
67
Bihuan L. Chen
Biological Sciences

Winnie Cheng
Biomedical Engineering

Tu N. Nguyen
Biological Sciences

Heidi Duong
Biological Sciences

Diveena Davis
Biological Sciences

Kasuni K. Bodinayake
Biological Sciences

Jacqueline V. Zelener
Public Health Policy
A Study on the Health Disparities of the Underserved Communities of Orange County
Dara Sorkin
Medicine
78
Mary Chen
Urban Studies

Roya Madjlessi
Urban Studies

Wei-Lung(Jackie) Chen
Urban Studies

Paoyang (Puma) Shen
Criminology, Law & Society
Placemaking using Design, Psychology and Art to Spark Conversations on Sustainability
Sanjoy Mazumdar
Planning, Policy, & Design
318
Solina H. Chi
Psychology

Gia Marie A. Bernardo
Psychology & Social Behavior

Danika N. Palmatier
Psychology & Social Behavior
Tinder Lovin’: The Effects of Mobile Dating Apps on Sexual Behaviors
Larry Jamner
Psychology & Social Behavior
334
Esther Chu
Neurobiology

Irene Velarde
Biological Sciences
Adolescent Level of Denial For Alcohol Substance Abuse and Improved Drinking Habits
Shahram Lotfipour
Emergency Medicine
129
Paul Cloud
Psychology & Social Behavior

Annie Y. Kim
Psychology & Social Behavior

Jacqueline Tran
Psychology & Social Behavior

Christina M. Meza
Psychology & Social Behavior

Vanessa W. Yu
Psychology & Social Behavior

Carolina Villegas
Sociology
The Interaction of Suggestion and Motivation in Memory Distortions
Richard McCleary
Criminology, Law & Society
351
Jessica Colin Escobar
Biological Sciences

Herlinda Guzman
Biological Sciences

George Heredia
Biological Sciences

Karla Garcia
Biological Sciences

Alejandro Avina
Biological Sciences

Katherine Vu
Pharmaceutical Science

Elaine Duong
Biological Sciences
Modifying a Validated Audio Coding Method to Improve Detection of Doctor-Patient Discussion of Barriers to Diabetes Management Behaviors
John Billimek
Medicine
43
Evan Coombs
Mechanical Engineering

Lakshan Peiris
Mechanical Engineering

Mahmoud Sherif
Mechanical Engineering
Unmanned Search and Rescue
David Reinkensmeyer
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

John Stupar
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
213
Melissa A. Crane
Psychology & Social Behavior

Rutuja D. Bhalerao
Biological Sciences

Elizabeth J. Cathcart
Psychology & Social Behavior
Aggression and Emotion Regulation in Maltreated Children vs. Non-Maltreated Children
Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
358
Trisha L. Deason
Psychology & Social Behavior

Stephanie Rodriguez
Psychology & Social Behavior
Examining Relations between Sleep, Recall Memory,and Generalization Abilities in Children
Angela Lukowski
Psychology & Social Behavior
341
David A. Debeau
Mechanical Engineering

Katie A. Leong
Mechanical Engineering
Dual Heat Exchanger System
Scott Samuelsen
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
261
Julia L. DePaoli
Dance

Angela Nunes
Dance

Jill Oates
Dance

Paean Wang
Dance

Jessika Guerrero
Biological Sciences
The Effects of Feedback on Dance Performance
Kelli Sharp
Dance
68
Prarthana Devaprakash
Biological Sciences

Priyanka Das
Biological Sciences

Melissa How
Biological Sciences
Project title removed at students' request
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology
101
Demijon Dicen
Public Health Sciences

Winnie Cheng
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine

Sarah Tang
Microbiology & Immunology

Rachel Yip
Public Health Policy

Soonju Kwon
Undeclared

Ashley Ng
Pharmaceutical Science

Cindy Ventura
Public Health Policy

Allison Hamoy
Pharmaceutical Science

Kunaal Kapoor
Public Health Sciences
Analysis of UCI Student Knowledge of Integrative Medicine and its Role and Position in the Public Health Field
Zuzana Bic
Program in Public Health
41
Elaine H. Duong
Biological Sciences

Lovepreet S. Dhillon
Biological Sciences

Preny Karamian
Biological Sciences
The Effect of Adding a Group Exercise Activity to a Health Education Program on Subsequent Physical Activity in a Rural Community in Mexico: The UCI Flying Samaritans' Su Salud Program
John Billimek
Medicine

Scott Bartell
Computer Science

Tonya Schuster
Sociology
42
Paris Eghtedari Tehrani
Public Health Sciences

Naomi Pires-Barracosa
Psychology
Parent Perceptions of Physical Activity in Premature Infants
Candice Taylor Lucas
Pediatrics

Shlomit Aizik
Pediatrics

Dan Cooper
Pediatrics
180.5
Kaosoluchi Egwuekwe
Biological Sciences

Joseph Fakhoury
Chemistry
Characterization of Human ɣS-crystallin Variants and Uncovering their Aggregation Propensity
Rachel Martin
Chemistry
175
Emmaline Esper
Psychology & Social Behavior

Stephanie Sitacarini
Psychology & Social Behavior

Bijal Lal
Psychology & Social Behavior

Clint McKenna
Psychology & Social Behavior
Ideal Affect in Asian Americans
Sarah Pressman
Psychology & Social Behavior
352
Maryam J. Farooqui
Biological Sciences

Sophia C. Spann
Biological Sciences
Use of a Prescription Drug Monitoring System and its Effect on Changing the Amount of Morphine Dose Equivalents Prescribed by Physicians for Patients Presenting with Chronic Pain
Bharath Chakravarthy
Emergency Medicine
120
Stephanie A. Fernandez
Sociology

Katerine Alegria
Education Sciences
Latina College Students’ Perceived Relationship with their Fathers and Academic Persistence
Jeanett Castellanos
Social Science
402
Anysa Fernandez
Biomedical Engineering

Phi Chau Dominh
Biomedical Engineering
Synthesis of Single Chain Antibodies scFvVIII and scFvR6 for Drug Delivery
Jered Haun
Biomedical Engineering
221
Edmund Florendo
Biomedical Engineering

Shu Kong
Computer Science

Zhongxuan Mou
Computer Science
Automated Biological Image Analysis using Computer Vision and Machine Learning
Olivier Cinquin
Developmental & Cell Biology

Charless Fowlkes
Computer Science
279
Cheyenne L. Forbes
Psychology & Social Behavior

Bahara Baghkhanian
Psychology & Social Behavior
Effects of Parental Loss on Youth in Swaziland Africa
Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
356
Julie L. Freschl
Psychology

Amreen Maniar
Biological Sciences

Apeksha Shah
Biological Sciences
Acoustic Startle Response in Patients with Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia
Julie Patterson
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
139
Salsabil Gehan
Biological Sciences

Chelsey A. Bithell
Biological Sciences
Prevalence and Clinical Importance of Thoracic Injuries Identified by Chest Computed Tomography but not Chest Radiograph in Blunt Trauma Patients
Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine

Mark Langdorf
Emergency Medicine
124
Emily C. Gifford
Social Ecology

Desiree A. De Pace
Psychology & Social Behavior
Children’s Suggestibility and Response to Novel Interviewing Techniques: The Influence of Individual Child Characteristics
Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
355
Krandalyn L. Goodman
Public Health Sciences

Marla Vivero
Psychology & Social Behavior
Do Parents of Children Undergoing Surgery and of Children with Chronic Illnesses Hold Different Types of Misconceptions towards Analgesics?
Michelle Fortier
Anesthesiology
56
Nusheen Goshtasbi
Biological Sciences

Ayesha Nadiadwala
Psychology
An ERP Study on the Influence of Color as a (Potentially Meaningful) Bottom-Up Cue in Semantic Processing
Steven Small
Neurology

Sarah Tune
Neurology
15
Nishat A. Hamid
Psychology & Social Behavior

Ovsanna Balian
Psychology & Social Behavior

Andy Lo
Psychology & Social Behavior
Sleep and Peer Relationships of Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Wendy Goldberg
Psychology & Social Behavior
63
Minhoh Han
Mathematics

Michael Ishimoto
Computer Science & Engineering
RFID Tags as Identifiers and Localization Landmarks in Mobile Robotics Experiments
Solmaz Kia
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
263
Zuhal Hassan
Biological Sciences

Jasmine Chen
Biological Sciences

Juan C. Alcocer
Biological Sciences
Connecting Age, Anesthesia Requirement and EEG Activity during Cardiac Arrest in Rodents
Yama Akbari
Neurology
1
George Heredia
Biological Sciences

Elaine Duong
Biological Sciences

Katherine Vu
Pharmaceutical Science

Karla Garcia
Biological Sciences

Jessica Collins
Biological Sciences

Alejandro Avina
Biological Sciences

Herlinda Guzman
Biological Sciences
Providing a Contextualized Plan of Care during Medical Visit Leads to Improved Outcomes for High Risk Type 2 Diabetes Patients
John Billimek
Medicine
44
Daniel J. Hinkel
Chemical Engineering

Irvin A. Vasquez-Calderon
Aerospace Engineering

Ethan S. Boado
Chemical Engineering

Noah J. McFerran
Chemical Engineering

Sara J. Willman
Chemical Engineering
Titanium Dioxide as a Variable-Emissive Device for Space Radiators
Khalid Rafique
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
276
Shannon Ho
Criminology, Law & Society

Sabina S. Goldstein
Criminology, Law & Society
“Watch Out, Deviant Doctors are Making a Comeback”: A Demographic Portrait of Physicians Reinstated by the Federal Government in the United States
Paul Jesilow
Criminology, Law & Society
314
Long H. Hoang
Psychology & Social Behavior

Heta P. Patel
Pharmaceutical Science

Bhumi K. Patel
Public Health Policy
Children’s Memory: Positive, Negative and Neutral Images
Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
359
Lauren T. Hofschneider
Psychology & Social Behavior

Samantha Milligan
Psychology & Social Behavior
The Connection Between Smile Type in Student Photos and Physical Health
Sarah Pressman
Psychology & Social Behavior
353
Niloufar Hosseini Jafari
Psychology

Katrina J. Chun
Psychology & Social Behavior
The Effects of Expressive Writing on Graduate School Entrance Exam Preparation and Performance
Joanne Zinger
Psychology & Social Behavior
361
Kenneth N. Huynh
Biological Sciences

Kristen Branes
Biological Sciences
Comparative Effectiveness of Alcohol Brief Intervention Provided by Computer Compared to Trained
Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine

Shahram Lotfipour
Emergency Medicine
125
Kenneth N. Huynh
Biological Sciences

Kristen Branes
Biological Sciences
Computerized Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention in the Emergency Department
Shahram Lotfipour
Emergency Medicine

Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine
128
Shelby C. Jocoy
Biological Sciences

Melisa A. Fuentes
Biological Sciences
Regulation of Regeneration in Mouse Ear Hair Follicles
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology
99
Belinda K. Khou
Biological Sciences

Ross P. Balucanag
Biological Sciences

Shirley M. Cheung
Pharmaceutical Science

Mohamad T. Dandan
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Kevin A. Dinh
Biological Sciences

Laura A. Humphrey
Biological Sciences

Derek J. Oh
Biological Sciences

Fatima H. Siddiqi
Biological Sciences
Heart Robustness and Physiological Differentiation of Intensely Selected Populations of Drosophila melanogaster
Michael Rose
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
118
Anneji Kim
Psychology & Social Behavior

Stephanie Sitacarini
Psychology & Social Behavior
Stress and Reproductive Health
Larry Jamner
Psychology & Social Behavior
335
Stephanie H. Kim
Biological Sciences

Claire Engelmann
Chemistry
Photolysis of Atmospherically Relevant Carbonyl Compounds in Different Solutions
Sergey Nizkorodov
Chemistry
289
Annie Y. Kim
Psychology & Social Behavior

Carolina Villegas
Sociology

Vanessa W. Yu
Psychology & Social Behavior

Paul Cloud
Psychology & Social Behavior

Christina Meza
Psychology & Social Behavior

Jacqueline Tran
Psychology & Social Behavior
Trauma and Dissociation
Richard McCleary
Criminology, Law & Society
350
Sara E. Konopelski
Developmental & Cell Biology

Amanda L. Ramirez
Biological Sciences

Arijh Elzein
Pharmaceutical Science

Jonwei W. Hwang
Biological Sciences
BMP Signaling is Required for Adipogenesis in Regenerating Skin
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology
98
Shirley Kuan
Biological Sciences

Amy Liang
Biological Sciences
Phylogenetics of Fishes in the Family Stichaeidae
Donovan German
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
110
Blake A. Lane
Mechanical Engineering

Benjamin C. Ordanza
Mechanical Engineering

David Kim
Mechanical Engineering

Calvin A. Nguy
Mechanical Engineering
Fuel Cells and Renewable Energy in Data Centers
Jacob Brouwer
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
258
Amanda Lee
Biological Sciences

Samantha J. Dacanay
Biological Sciences

Usman Alam
Biological Sciences

Jennifer V. Dang
Biological Sciences
Is Familiarity Important? Assessing whether Concept Familiarity Improves Student Exam Performance
Brian Sato
Molecular Biology & Biochemistry
333
Yoo M. Lee
Psychology & Social Behavior

Enease Mansoorian
Psychology & Social Behavior
The Role of Congruent Motives in Community College Student Success
Jutta Heckhausen
Psychology & Social Behavior
331
Verlicia Lee
Biological Sciences

Megan Llovido
Public Health Sciences

Wilson Wong
Pharmaceutical Science

Josue Cruz
Biological Sciences
Gestational Age and Recruitment Success in a Clinical Study of Prematurely Born Babies
Dan Cooper
Pediatrics

Shlomit Radom-Aizik
Pediatrics

Sharon Leu
Pediatrics

Julia Rich
Pediatrics
181
Iliana Limas
Psychology & Social Behavior

Gabriela M. Hernandez
Psychology & Social Behavior

Yuwei Wang
Psychology & Social Behavior

Maria J. Merino
Psychology & Social Behavior
Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation and Goal Engagement in Transfer Goal Pursuit
Jutta Heckhausen
Psychology & Social Behavior
332
Robert C. Lopez
Chemistry

Dylan Laidlaw
Chemistry
Synthesis and Characterization of Substituted Benzoquinoline Derivatives
Alon Gorodetsky
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
244
Devin Louie
Civil Engineering

Wesley Luong
Civil Engineering

Sara Lay
Civil Engineering
Bicycle Detection at Signalized Intersections
Stephen Ritchie
Civil & Environmental Engineering
255
Steven D. Ma
Biological Sciences

Deandra K. Kuruppu
Biological Sciences
Comparing Caregiver Burden Levels between Schizophrenic/Schizoaffective Patients Receiving Long Acting Injectable Antipsychotics vs. Oral Antipsychotic Medications
Rimal Bera
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
133
Amreen Maniar
Biological Sciences

Julie Freschl
Psychology

Apeksha Shah
Biological Sciences
Acoustic Startle Response in Patients with Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia
Julie Patterson
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
136
Kimia Mansoor
Psychology & Social Behavior

Kristal Ly
Psychology & Social Behavior

Kevin J. Lee
Psychology
Is Sensation-Seeking Correlated with Resilience: Does HardiTraining Affect this Relationship?
Salvatore Maddi
Psychology & Social Behavior
345
Clair Mansour
Biological Sciences

Paul Caporaso
Urban Studies

Katherine G. Hanna
Social Ecology

Sam Sharvini
Urban Studies
Social-Psychological Tools for Household Behavior Change in Curbside Organics Collection Programs
Richard Matthew
Planning, Policy, & Design
316
Allison-Graham Martin
Psychology

Patrick Li
Psychology & Social Behavior
Hardiness and Gambling in University Students and the General Public
Salvatore Maddi
Psychology & Social Behavior
347
Tris Joseph R. Mendoza
Electrical Engineering

Emily P. Dao
Computer Engineering

Allen K. Chan
Computer Engineering

Ellen M. Liu
Computer Science & Engineering
TrackPack
Fadi Kurdahi
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
267
Roianthony Navarro
Electrical Engineering

Suhaib Hasan
Computer Science & Engineering

Chethana Nair
Computer Science & Engineering

Felix Mejia Jr.
Computer Science & Engineering
Autonomous Wheelchair System
Pai Chou
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
264
Nathan N. Ng
Biological Sciences

Usman Alam
Biological Sciences
Emergency Department Bounce Backs: Patients' Perception of Return Visits
Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine

Shannon Toohey
Emergency Medicine
126
Thi N. Nguyen
Pharmaceutical Science

Abraham T. Phung
Biomedical Engineering
Development of a Rapid Test for Ebola Virus Infection by Integrated Comprehensive Droplet Digital Detection
Weian Zhao
Pharmaceutical Sciences
197
Emily T. Nguyen
Biological Sciences

Vivian T. Or
Biological Sciences
Eight Weeks of Aerobic Training Increased Cardiorespiratory Fitness but did not Affect Habitual Physical Activity Pattern and Sedentary Behavior in Healthy Adolescents
Shlomit Radom-Aizik
Pediatrics

Fadia Haddad
Pediatrics

Dan Cooper
Pediatrics
182
Kathleen K. Nguyen
Biological Sciences

Cindy T. Nguyen
Biological Sciences
The Assessment of Correlation between Periodontal Disease and Breast Disease
Hannah Lui Park
Epidemiology
75
Minh-Kevin Q. Nguyen
Biological Sciences

Nguyen Thao T. Nguyen
Public Health Sciences

Celina C. Pyune
Biological Sciences

Michael J. Xie
Biological Sciences

Michelle M. Chau
Public Health Sciences

Faizal Z. Ali
Biological Sciences

Lisa Lee
Biological Sciences

Nicole K. Matsuoka
Pharmaceutical Science

Samantha A. Quesada
Biological Sciences

Joshua D. Lee
Chemistry

Michael J. Cho
Pharmaceutical Science

Jeffrey J. Akune
Biological Sciences

Aivy T. Tran
Biological Sciences

Tony C. Thai
Pharmaceutical Science

Jessica A. Tran
Biological Sciences

Derrick D. Quach
Biological Sciences
Age-Dependent Patterns of Adaptation to Diet
Laurence Mueller
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology

Michael Rose
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
117
Deryn J. Ongchangco
Biological Sciences

Jeremy Y. Sry
Public Health Sciences
Probiotics: A Therapy to Combat Gluten Intolerance and Celiac Disease
Martina Berger
Medicine

Thomas Cesario
Medicine
40
Philip J. Pachigalla
Mathematics

David L. Massatt
Mathematics
Color Categorization Model with Punishment/Reward Emphases
Sean Tauber
Social Science

Kimberly Jameson
Social Science

Louis Narens
Cognitive Sciences

Natalia Komarova
Mathematics

Dominik Wodarz
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
375
Neil Patel
Neurobiology

Ryan Abrigo
Biological Sciences
Cognitive Influence of Video Game Experience on Hippocampal Strength
Craig Stark
Neurobiology & Behavior

Dane Clemenson
Neurobiology & Behavior
141
Akshay Paul
Biomedical Engineering

Edmund Florendo
Biomedical Engineering
Endoscopic Laser Speckle Imaging System (ELSI)
Bernard Choi
Biomedical Engineering

Brian Smith
Surgery
219
Alexandra Perebikovsky
Physics

Sepehr J. Zomorodian
Biomedical Engineering
Electrical and Magnetic Stimulation of Stem Cells Grown on Carbon Scaffolds
Marc Madou
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
236
Alexandra Perebikovsky
Physics

Agnes (Laura) Yu
Physics
Effects of Hypergravity on Orientation of Caenorhabditis elegans Cultivated in Microfluidic Disc
Marc Madou
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
235
Kim T. Pham
Biological Sciences

Tsai-Ching Hsi
Biological Sciences

Anh Nguyen
Biological Sciences
Rediscovering the Lipochondrocyte: A Characterization of a Novel Cell Type in the Mouse Ear Pinna
Maksim Plikus
Developmental & Cell Biology
96
Melinda Preedanon
Biomedical Engineering

Justin Stovner
Biomedical Engineering

Mony Son
Biological Sciences

Sepehr Zomorodian
Biomedical Engineering
Build and Optimization of a Bioprinter for 3D Hydrogel Tissue Engineering Constructs
Lawrence Kulinsky
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
234
Christopher Prijic
Mechanical Engineering

Jose J. Ortega
Mechanical Engineering

Anahit Sargsyan
Computer Science
UAV Forge: Inspiring Innovation for Personal Autonomous Systems
Haithem Taha
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
278
Harjot S. Purewal
Mechanical Engineering

Cole K. Gnadt
Mechanical Engineering

Athanasios M. Kaplanis
Mechanical Engineering
Airborne and Grounded Savonius Wind Turbines
Yun Wang
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
250
Anmol Rajpurohit
Computer Science

Idda M. Colcol
Anthropology

Tatiana Sarkhosh
Public Health Policy

Fe Valencia
Computer Science & Engineering
Health 360: Comprehensive, Intuitive and Interactive View of Health Aspects to Drive Self-Healthcare and Social Well-Being
Rajesh Gulati
Medicine

Sonali Iyer
Medicine

Sharad Mehrotra
Computer Science

John Billimek
Medicine
46
Michael J. Rappuhn
Aerospace Engineering

Michael A. Morey
Aerospace Engineering

Rachel Alyssa S. Bola
Aerospace Engineering

Tai Wei Chen
Aerospace Engineering
Rocket Project Avionics
Kenneth Mease
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
210
Rea Reyes
Chemical Engineering

Kevin Liu
Computer Engineering

Tiffany Yu
Psychology & Social Behavior

Christina Garibay
Psychology

Aditi Bhatia
Electrical Engineering

Sara Foreman
Biological Sciences
Applying an Innovative Technology to the Design of a Toy to Promote Social Interaction in Children with Autism
Mark Bachman
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Yuqing Guo
Program in Nursing Science
65
Rea Reyes
Chemical Engineering

Kevin Liu
Computer Engineering

Tiffany Yu
Psychology & Social Behavior

Christina Garibay
Psychology

Aditi Bhatia
Electrical Engineering

Sara Foreman
Biological Sciences
Hippo Time
Mark Bachman
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Yuqing Guo
Program in Nursing Science
66
Yasaman N. Sadri
Electrical Engineering

Delaram Keshmiri
Electrical Engineering

Sami A. Abdelghani
Computer Science & Engineering
Soil Moisture Sensors
Fadi Kurdahi
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
269
Preet K. Sahota
Biological Sciences

Young B. Kim
Biological Sciences

Diveena Davis
Biological Sciences
Patient Perception of Providers: Do Emergency Department Patients Know Who their Doctor Is?
Warren Wiechmann
Emergency Medicine

Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine
131
Steven D. Schwartz
Psychology & Social Behavior

Eduardo Ceballos-Corro
Psychology

Alexander M. Barron
Psychology & Social Behavior
Quantity versus Quality of Memory for a Stressful Event across Development
Amy Castro
Psychology & Social Behavior

Jodi Quas
Psychology & Social Behavior
325
Kevin A. Scott
Chemistry

Chengtian Shen
Chemistry
Synthesis and Investigation of Fluconazole Synergists in Drug-Resistant the Pathogenic Fungi Candida albicans
David Van Vranken
Chemistry
299
Valerie J. Serrano
Psychology & Social Behavior

Angel Rodriguez
Psychology & Social Behavior

Ariana Castro
Psychology & Social Behavior

Belinda E. Hernandez
Psychology & Social Behavior

Caitlin O'Bara
Psychology & Social Behavior
Mean Boys: Relational Aggression and Resistance to Peer Influence among Male Juvenile Offenders
Elizabeth Cauffman
Psychology & Social Behavior
326
Jacquelyn L. Shader
Psychology & Social Behavior

Robert Aceves
Psychology & Social Behavior

Ariana Castro
Psychology & Social Behavior
An Examination of Cross-Cultural Differences in Psychological, Behavioral, and Physiological Responses to Pain
Sarah Pressman
Psychology & Social Behavior
354
Merna M. Shehata
Biological Sciences

Dhara T. Patel
Biological Sciences

Tina H. Lam
Public Health Sciences

Raymond W. Lam
Biological Sciences
Occupational Exposure and Cancer Risk: A Study in Association with the Long Beach Naval Shipyard Cohort
Hoda Anton-Culver
Epidemiology

Argyrios Ziogas
Epidemiology
24
Diane Shin
Biological Sciences

Jocelyn Y. Chao
Biological Sciences

Nadeem Albadawi
Biological Sciences
Success of Lumbar Puncture after Using Ultrasound to Find Landmarks
Christian Fox
Emergency Medicine

Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine
121
Danny Siu
Biological Sciences

Lauren G. Lee
Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine
Investigating Near-Death Experience using a Rodent Model of Cardiac Arrests
Yama Akbari
Neurology
2
James Slong
Computer Engineering

Michael V. Nguyen
Electrical Engineering

Cesar Tejeda
Electrical Engineering

Ryan D. Barekat
Computer Engineering
NightHUD: Automotive Night Vision
Fadi Kurdahi
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
268
Amanda G. Smith
Chemical Engineering

Nikka M. Mofid
Electrical Engineering

Michael N. Nguyen
Chemical Engineering

Laliphat M. Kositchaimongkol
Aerospace Engineering
Protein-Based Protonic Transistors
Alon Gorodetsky
Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
245
Alexander Snavely
Electrical Engineering

Devon Stanley
Computer Engineering

Kathryn Benight
Electrical Engineering
SelectView
Fadi Kurdahi
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
266
Pongsakorn Soonthornyanakij
Psychology & Social Behavior

Jenan M. Husain
Psychology & Social Behavior

Stephanie P. Islas
Psychology & Social Behavior

Melisa Lu
Psychology & Social Behavior
Children’s Visual and Moral Judgments in Response to Peer Pressure
Chuansheng Chen
Psychology & Social Behavior
327
Benjamin E. Strickland
Psychology & Social Behavior

Mariya Smirnova
Psychology & Social Behavior
Discrepancies in Self-Report Measures and a Behavioral Measure in Emotional Awareness in At-Risk Populations for Schizophrenia
Elizabeth Martin
Psychology & Social Behavior
348
Alexander D. Talebi
Civil Engineering

Bo A. Lundqvist
Civil Engineering

Giselle F. Harkous
Civil Engineering

Cesar Carrillo
Civil Engineering

Justin Wu
Civil Engineering
ASCE/AISC Steel Bridge Competition
Ayman Mosallam
Civil & Environmental Engineering
254
Jonathan Tam
Biological Sciences

Patrick J. Li
Biological Sciences

Richard A. Pham
Biological Sciences

Son T. Pham
Biological Sciences

Teresa T. Nguyen
Biological Sciences
Deep Breathing: An Alternative Approach to Stress Management
Shin Lin
Developmental & Cell Biology
74
Amy Yu Tung Tan
Psychology & Social Behavior

Jaycee S. McNally
Undeclared

Joanne H. Choy
Psychology
The Influence of Social Word Usage on Physiological Stress Reactivity
Sally Dickerson
Psychology & Social Behavior
330
Catalina Todd
Art History

Chelsea Trinh
Art History

Alex Garcia
Art History
Altered Perceptions Art Show
Bert Winther-Tamaki
Art History
322
Marlene S. Torres
Biological Sciences

Jenna S. Hamza
Biological Sciences

Lily N. Trinh
Biological Sciences
Personality, Pain Tolerance and Athleticism in College Students
Michelle Fortier
Anesthesiology
54
Anne V. Tran
Biological Sciences

Kristina K. Joo
Biological Sciences

Cynthia Lay
Education Sciences

Jocelyn A. Almora
Biological Sciences
Yoga and Tai Chi are Similarly Beneficial in Increasing Blood Flow and Bioenergy Markers, Consisting of the Principle of “Blood Is the Mother of Qi”
Shin Lin
Developmental & Cell Biology
73
Kimberly D. Tran
Psychology & Social Behavior

Tianyu Li
Psychology
Examining the Relation between Sleep Habits and Executive Functioning in Infants
Angela Lukowski
Psychology & Social Behavior
342
MaiAnh T. Tran
Biological Sciences

Nhi T. Hoang
Biological Sciences

Minnaal Ali
Biological Sciences

Amanda Liu
Biological Sciences
Cognitive Test Performance during Cigarette Smoking and Incentive Motivation in Smokers with and without Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Jean Gehricke
Pediatrics
61
Ashley Tran
Biological Sciences

Caroline Tran
Biological Sciences
Direct Reprogramming of Glial Cells into Neurons in a Transgenic Model of Neuronal Loss
Mathew Blurton-Jones
Neurobiology & Behavior
7
Vivian Tseng
Civil Engineering

Rodrigo Elejalde
Civil Engineering

Gabreelle Gonzalez
Civil Engineering

Armand Terzian
Civil Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers Concrete Canoe Competition
Ayman Mosallam
Civil & Environmental Engineering
253
Tori Tucker
Biological Sciences

Peter Yanny
Public Health Sciences
Studies of the Effect of Bioflavonoid Supplements on Zucker Diabetic Fatty Rat Blood Glucose Levels
Jonathan Lakey
Surgery
171
Cierra K. Tunquist
Biomedical Engineering

Mehrnaz Mehrabi
Biomedical Engineering

Yasna Behmardi
Biomedical Engineering

Rebecca A. Rowland
Biomedical Engineering
A Hand-Portable STD Detection Platform for Low-Resource Deployment
William Tang
Biomedical Engineering
238
Carmen Vickers
Psychology & Social Behavior

Semaj E. Garbutt
Psychology & Social Behavior

Susan Rodriguez
Psychology
Discrepancies in Accounts of Racial Discrimination among Black Students at UCI
Belinda Campos
Chicano/Latino Studies
390
Christina Villegas
Public Health Sciences

Rossini Batino
Public Health Sciences

Sangeeta Mondal
Biological Sciences
P200 Activity Patterns in Bipolar, Schizoaffective, and Paranoid Schizophrenia Patients in Response to Gaps-In-Noise
Julie Patterson
Psychiatry & Human Behavior
137
Eric A. Viquez
Pharmaceutical Science

Samantha Shwe
Neurobiology
Are Ultrasonographically Obtained Common Bile Duct Measurements in Emergency Department Patients with Symptomatic Gallstones Useful?
Christian Fox
Emergency Medicine

Lilly Joseph
Emergency Medicine

Shadi Lahham
Emergency Medicine

Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont
Emergency Medicine

Shahram Lotfipour
Emergency Medicine
123
Hetika Vora
Pharmaceutical Science

Fan Gao
Biological Sciences

Adrian P. Francisco
Biological Sciences
The Cytotoxicity Effect of Piperlongumine Derivative Compounds on PC3/Skp2 Cancer Cell
Xiaolin Zi
Urology
39
Keira Whitaker
Dance

Simon J. Harrison
Dance-Performance

Sara Schroerlucke
Dance

Jazley Faith
Literary Journalism

Kaila Holford
Dance
Move To Change: The Impact of Dance as a Means of Global Service and Cross-Cultural Exchange
Lisa Naugle
Dance
319
Jacqueline V. Zelener
Public Health Policy

Chanikan Pear Maksrivorawan
Biological Sciences
Wellness Retreat Initiative for UCI Undergraduates
Behjat A. Sharif
Program in Public Health
77
Yuan Zhang
Aerospace Engineering

Isaiah Navarro
Aerospace Engineering

Robert Chung
Mechanical Engineering

Nathan Cox
Aerospace Engineering
UCI Rocket Project: Structure
Kenneth Mease
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
211