Spring 2006 Grant Recipients - (G-L)

Student Name


Faculty Mentor(s)

Project Title

Wei Y. Guan

Biological Sciences

Professor Bruce Blumberg

The Role and Effect of TBT on Adipocyte Differentiation

Alexandra J. Harris

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Jodi Quas

What is the Relation Among Family Stress and Children’s Physiology and Health?

Calvin Ho

Asian American Studies

Professor John M. Liu

A Recipe of the Construction for the Chinese-Vietnamese Identity

Ameenah D. Howard

Biological Sciences

Professor Melanie Cocco

Structural Study of the p53 Cancer Mutant, 157

Shimonee A. Kadakia

Physics/ Mathematics

Professor Tammy Smecker-Hane

The Chemical Composition of Stars in the Globular Cluster NGC 2419

Ravdeep Kaur

Biological Sciences

Professor Shiou-Chuan (Sheryl) Tsai

Structure and Function of p53R2

Rola M. Khedraki

Biological Sciences

Professor Fan-Gang Zeng

Effect of Companding Borne Temporal Changes on Consonant Perception

Behnood Khodayari

Biological Sciences

Professor Mahtab Jafari

Evaluating Metabolic Rate as a Rule of Investigation for Anti-Aging Pharmacology

Calvin Kong

Biological Sciences

Professor Gregory A. Weiss

Bordetella Phage Mutagenesis as a Model System for Understanding HIV Drug Resistance

Margaret M. Kozick

Biological Sciences/ soon to add Psychology (Cognitive Sciences)

Professor Adam Summers

Filling the Gap: Biomechanical Studies of Myxine glutinosa’s Basal Plate Cartilage

Sam C. Lee

Electrical Engineering/ ICS minor

Professor Allen Kine
Professor John LaRue
Professor Richard Nelson

Design Fabrication and Testing of an Analog to Digital Conversion System

Prynne S. Legaspi

Applied Ecology

Professor Chenyang (Sunny) Jiang

Personal Hygiene and the Adverse Effect on the Transmission of Bacteria

Karen C. Liu

Biomedical Engineering

Professor William C. Tang

Role of Oxygen Concentration in Media on Hydra Stem Cell Growth and Differentiation