Fall 2004 Grant Recipients - (T-Z)

Student Name


Faculty Mentor(s)

Project Title

Kristine K. Tanabe


Professor Patrick J. Farmer

Mono-Oxygenation of Zinc (Diethyldithiocarbmate)

Kara Tanaka

Studio Art

Professor Daniel J. Martinez

Participatory Isolationist Sculpture and a New Gallery Standard

Melineh L. Terzian


Professor Samuel Gilmore

Armenian Women & Egalitarian Marriages: Progressive Change or Immobile Ideal

Kristin M. Thawley


Professor Judith Treas

When the Minority Becomes the Majority

Michael A. Thompson


Professor Reginald M. Penner

Synthesis of Long Antimony Nanowires

Maria Tokuyama

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Professor Donald Forthal

The Effect of Allelic Polymorphisms Through Stimulation of FcγReceptorIIa on Monocytes With Immune Complexes

Melissa Y. Tong


Professor Riley D. Newman

An Analysis of Systematic Error Sources in a Measurement of Newton's Gravitational Constant G

Darlene P. Tong

International Studies/ Spanish

Professor Richard Matthew

U.S. Approach to Human Trafficking--Abroad and at Home

Whitney L. Tool


Professor Samuel Gilmore

A Study of the Effects of Girl’s Team Sports

Talinn H. Toorian

History/ Biological Sciences

Professor Albert Cerussi
Professor Bruce J. Tromberg

Non-Invasive Diffuse Optical Spectroscopy Measurement of Tissue Oxygenation in Infants

Jonathan D. Tran

Biological Sciences

Professor Elysia P. Davis
Professor Curt A. Sandman

The Effect of Fetal Heart Rate on Maternal Heart Rate

Minh M. Tran

Biological Sciences

Professor Sue P . Duckles
Professor Diana N. Krause

Estrogen and MPA/Progesterone Modify Cerebral Vascular Inflammation

Denise Tran


Professor Patrick Farmer

Development of a Stable Nitroxyl Complex of Ruthenium Myoglobin

Phuc D. Tran

Biological Sciences

Professor Kenneth M. Baldwin

The Effects of Isometric Training on Reducing Levels of Anti-Growth Factors in Unloaded Skeletal Muscles

Phu N. Tran

Biological Sciences

Professor Guey-Chuen Perng

Mapping the Core Promoter Element of UOL Gene Encoded by Herpes Simplex Virus

Ashley M. Treece

Biological Sciences

Professor J. Lawrence Marsh

Developing Transgenic Drosophila melangoster Models for poly-Q Diseases and Testing Affects of the Mutant Proteins

Teresa Tseng

Chemistry/ Biological Sciences

Professor Sheryl Tsai

Tuberculosis: Structure and Drug Design

Sarah E. Ubovich

Psychology/ Studio Art Minor

Professor Donald D. Hoffman

Object Discrimination Using Part Boundaries

Bryan C. Ventura

Social Science

Professor Mark J. Warschauer

Laptops and Learning: A Comparative study of Student Diversity

Ryan D. Wallace

Aerospace Engineering

Professor John LaRue

Flexible Airfoils

Cindy H. Wang

Biological Sciences/ Chinese, Psychology

Professor Adriana D. Briscoe

Evolution of ef1-Alpha, Period, and Opsin Genes in Lepidoptera

Jeanette V. Wayland

Psychology & Social Behavior/ Criminology, Law & Society

Professor Christine Browning
Professor Valerie Jenness

Religion and Non-Heterosexual Identity: A Measure of Cognitive Dissonance for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals

Stephanie Wong


Professor Mary Louise Kean

Understanding Chinese Classifiers

Amy K. Wood


Professor Alison Holman
Professor Roxane Cohen. Silver

The Effects of Childhood Trauma on Adult Psychopathology

Ryan J. Wright

Biological Sciences

Professor Brian Wong

Determination of Elastic Modulus in Rabbit Nasal Septal Cartilage Following Nd:YAG (λ =1.32μm) Laser Irradiation

Man Lok Yau

Not On This List/ Computer Science

Professor Bill Tomlinson

The Virtual Raft Project

Christina M. Zabat-Fran

Political Science/ European Studies

Professor Caesar Sereseres

The Women Behind the Man: Women as Leaders in American Politics and the Dream of a Woman President

Vicky W. Zhou

Biological Sciences/ Dance

Professor Leman Yel

The Effect of Inhibition of Acidic Mammalian Chitinase on T-Cell Cytokine Production and Regulatory T-Cell Generation