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2006 SURF-IT Fellows

Congratulations to the following students for receiving a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology (SURF-IT) Fellowship in support of their faculty-mentored research projects and creative activities.

Student Name UCI Faculty Mentor
Project Title

Abhishek Amit

Professor Nalini Venkatasubramanian

Project RESCUE: Spatial Reference Extraction and Interpretation System

Andrew Correa

Professor Bill Tomlinson

EcoRaft Project

Marissa Holmbeck

Professor Kristen Monroe

Can Computer Games Encourage The Empathic Involvement That Fosters Moral Treatment of Others?

Bryant Hornick

Professor Bill Tomlinson

EcoRaft Project

Duy-Quoc Lai

Professor Falko Kuester

Wide Area High Definition Video Streaming for Tiled Displays

Christopher Larson

Professor Aditi Majumder

Reconstruction of Spatially Varying Color Response of a Tiled Display

Christopher Levins

Professor Zhibin Guan

Biomimetic Modular Design for Advanced Biomaterials

Sean Li

Professor Padhraic Smyth

Automatic Inference of Anomalous Events from (California) Traffic Patterns

Colin Mann

Professor Philip Collins

Electronic Circuits with Single Molecule Components

Gabriela Marcu

Professor André van der Hoek

SuperSize Me: Visualizing Parallel Workspace Activities on a Next-Generation, Massively-Tiled Display System

Tyler Moore

Professor Jonathan Hall

Politics and Aesthetics of New Media in East Asia

Jooyoung Park

Professor Sharad Mehrotra

Project RESCUE: Undergraduate Research in Privacy Preserving Media Spaces

J. Rick Ramstetter

Professor Stephen Jenks

High Performance Cooperative Data Distribution

Jeremy Roth

Professor Albert Yee

Nanoimprinting of 2-D Graphene Nanowires

Roger Shih

Professor Abraham Lee

Computational Simulation and Optimization of Impedance Based Biological Cell Sensing Using Interdigitated Electrodes

Chris Trezzo

Professor Chen Li

Information Integration in Medical Databases

Christina Wong

Professor Tatsuya Suda

Molecular Communication: System Design, Modeling and Simulations

Number of Applications Submitted = 30
Number of Fellowships Awarded = 17

For more information, please contact:

Said M. Shokair, Managing Director
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology (SURF-IT)
Student Services II, Suite 2300
Phone: 824-4189 e-mail:

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