Fall 1999 Grant Recipients - (T-Z)


Student Name Major Faculty Mentor Project Title
Rosaura Tafoya-Estrada Political Science/ Sociology Professor Caesar Sereseres Teacher Influence on Minority Students' Academic Performance
Pany Tehrani Biological Sciences Professor Linda D. Nelson Emotional Functioning in Epilepsy
James Thomas Physics Professor Roger McWilliams Laser-Induced Fluorescence Characterization at High Density Plasma Sources
Kimberley Tomlinson Psychology Professor Gregory Hickok Determining the Neural Systems Supporting Speech Perception
Vinh Tran Applied Ecology Professor Sunny Jiang The Prevalence and Diversity of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in San Diego Creek
Minh Tran Biological Sciences Professor Julie Patterson Event-Related Potential Measures of Memory Function During Acute Alcohol Administration
Tigran Unciano Mathematics Professor Stephen Campbell Effects of Using Technology on Pre-Service Teacher's Mathematical Content Knowledge
Jamie Untz English Professor Robert Newsom Pieces of the Puzzle: The Narrative Technique of Wilkie Collins
Jesse Vargas Chemistry/ Biological Sciences Professor Kenneth J. Shea Resolution of Regiochemistry for Type Two Intramolecular Diels-Alder Reaction Involving N-Acyl Nitroso Compounds
Timothy Wilson Dance Professor Mary Corey Workshop with Joe Goode
Serena Wong Biological Sciences Professors Carl Cotman

and David Cribbs

15-d PGJ2, A Specific Ligand for PPARg , Induces Neuronal Apoptosis
Puya Yazdi Biological Sciences Professor Michael R. Rose Immortality in Drosophila
Shirley Young Biological Sciences Professor Ralph Purdy Simulated Microgravity Induces Vascular Hyporesponsiveness to Norephinephrine: Role of Protein Tyrosine Phosphorylation
Rosa Zavala Political Science Professor Caesar D. Sereseres The Belmont Learning Center: Ethnic and Environmental Politics
Oliver Zlomislic Political Science Professor Caesar Sereseres Coercive Diplomacy: Kosovo As a Case Study