Fall 2003 Grant Recipients - (G-L)

Student Name


Faculty Mentor(s)

Project Title

Rosalba Gama


Professor Raul Fernandez

Bolivian Resistance to Multi-National Corporations

Nareg A. Gharibjanian

Biological Sciences

Professor Jay W. Calvert

Histological Comparison of Bone Matrix Formation of BMP-2 Bound Polymer Layers

Leland R. Gilreath

Electrical Engineering

Professor Franco De Flaviis

Automating the Characterization of Antennas

Stacy Gunawan

Biological Sciences

Professor Gary Lynch

Interaction of AMPA Receptor Phosphorylation and AMPA Receptor Modulators on Glutamatergic Transmission in Hippocampus in vitro

Jeanette Gurrola


Professor Sarah Senesky

Labor Supply and the Economic Growth and Tax Reconciliation Act of 2001

Amir Haghighat

Information & Computer Science

Professor Crtistina V. Lopes

Location-Aware Web Services

Jared M. K. Hanamaikai


Professor Donald McKayle

An Exploration of the Communicative Value of Dance

Jason C. Hardaker

Criminology, Law & Society

Professor Henry Pontell

The Identity Theft Social Movement: A Case-Study of the Identity Theft Resource Center

Michael L. Hein

Sociology/ Anthropology

Professor Katherine Faust

Consumption and Heterogeneity: The Case of Popular Music, 1980-2003

Melissa Hernandez

Biological Sciences

Professor Ataulfo Martinez-Torres
Professor Ricado Miledi

Distribution of the GABAc 3 Subunit in the Bovine CNS

Jazmin Hernandez


Professor Alice Fahs

Mexican- American Women In California, 1880-1910

MaryKay Herzenach

Biological Sciences

Professor Ann K. Sakai

Heritability of Physiological Traits Associated with Resource Allocation in the Evolution of Dioecy in Schiedea adamantis

Suzanne M. Hibbs

Environmental Analysis & Design

Professor Richard Matthew

The Impact of the California Integrated Waste Management Act

Melissa K. Hill

Biological Sciences

Professor Oswald Steward

The Effect of Background Strain on Neuropathological Phenotype in a Knock-in Mouse Model of Huntington's Disease

Madelene Y. C. Hoe


Professor Kenneth J. Shea

Development of Asymmetric Catalysis for the Intramolecular Acyl Nitroso Diels-Alder Reaction

Sien Hu


Professor Charles E. Wright

Ipsilateral versus Bilateral Transfer of Motor Learning

Young J. Huh

Mechanical Engineering

Professor John C . LaRue

Effects of Gurney Flaps and Winglets on Low Reynolds Number Airfoils

Christopher P. Huynh

Biological Sciences

Professor Guey-Chuen Perng

Construction of Controllable Gene Expression Vector

Khanh P. Huynh

Information & Computer Science

Professor Tatsuya Suda
Doctor Junichi Suzuki

A Genetic Framework For Distributed Discovery Mechanisms

Rae-hyun Hwang

Electrical Engineering

Professor John C. LaRue
Professor Richard Nelson

Sputtering of High Permeability Thin Film

Yuuichi S. Inomata


Professor Gary Richardson

Can the End of Depression End Deflation?

Julie P. Jensen


Professor Alice Fahs

The Role of Male Consumerism in Chicago Prostitution in the 1890's

Adrianne T. Jocson

Political Science

Professor Wayne Sandholtz

Don't Care to Vote? Then Don't

Layanie L. Johnson

Sociology/ Criminology

Professor Katherine Tate

Skin Color and Body Image Among African American College Women

Nicole V. Jordan


Professor Maria Cristina C. Kenney

Identification of Receptors in Human Retinas with Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Regina L. Kibodeaux

Psychology & Social Behavior/ Criminology, Law & Society

Professor Peter H. Ditto

Self Recatgorization of Euro-Americans and Its Effects on Prejudice and Racial Perceptions

Jee Soo Kim

Criminology, Law & Society/ Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Paul D. Jesilow

Policewomen in the Media, 1910-1945

Taline V. Kizirian

Criminology, Law & Society

Professor John D. Dombrink

Efficacy of Drug Treatment Programs on Women: The Effect of Proposition 36

Sarah G. Knoesen

Political Science/ Economics

Professor Anthony McGann

Democratization in Africa: The Issue of Power Sharing in a Divided Society

Zhanna A. Kovaleva

Global Cultures/ Biological Sciences

Professor Dragan Kujundzic

Exhibition to commemorate the 300th Anniversary of Saint Petersburg

Allen C. Kuo

International Studies

Professor Dorothy J. Solinger

The Role of Human Rights on U.S. -China Foreign Relations

Arun Lakhotia

Computer Engineering

Professor John C. LaRue
Professor Richard D. Nelson

Exploration of New Methods for the Design of Optical Etalons

Minh-An La-Pham

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Chuansheng Chen

Misperceptions in Randomized Events

Michael V. Le

Information & Computer Science

Professor Lubomir F. Bic
Professor Michael B. Dillencourt

Automating Thread Layout Using Messengers

Gwendolyn A. Le

Biological Sciences

Professor Guey-Chuen Perng

Mapping the Essential Bipartite Nuclear Localization Signal Domain of UOL Protein

Teresa C. Lee

Biological Sciences

Professor Guey-Chuen Perng

Isolation of HSV-1 small RNA Interference Molecules in Latently Infected Rabbit TG

Michael Lee

Criminology, Law & Society/ Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor John D. Dombrink

The Shaping of Street-Level Police Discretion in Drug Law Enforcement

Curtis S. Lehmann


Professor Scott Brown

Task Switching

Chao Li

Biological Sciences

Professor Brian J. Wong

Detection of Hsp 70 Expression in Linkage with Chondrocyte Regeneration Using Confocal Microscopy Following Nd: YAG (λ =1.32mm) Laser Irradiation of Cartilage.

Diane L. Livio

Biological Sciences

Professor Nancy T. Burley

Parental Care Allocation in the Nesting and Post-fledging Periods of Zebra Finches, Taeniopygia Guttata