Oral Presentations, Session 1 (9:40AM – 10:55AM)

Discipline Presentation Room
Biochemistry Proliferation of Spacecraft-Associated Acinetobacter on Ethanol
Rakesh Mogul
Science 304
Biology Assessing Multiple-Paternity in Broods of the Trapdoor Spider Bothriocyrtum californicum
Gabriela Lopez
Science 405
Biology Community-level Arthropod Response to Riparian Wildfire
Kurt Zias
Science 104
Biology Inhibition of Cell Growth and Induction of Apoptosis in KSHV-Transformed Cells by an Inhibitor of Sirtuins
Karthik Vasan
Science 208
Biology Investigating defense responses of Nicotiana benthamiana involving the 14-3-3 gene family using virus-induced gene silencing (VIGS)
Jennifer Spencer
Science 204
Chemistry A Natural Product Inhibitor of the West Nile Virus NS2B-NS3 Protease
Rebecca Adamek
Science 102
Chemistry Detection of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Magnolia Leaves
Yeneri Torres
Science 302
Chemistry TOWARDS AN ENANTIOSELECTIVE AZA-PIANCATELLI REARRANGEMENT: SYNTHESIS OF A HIGHLY SOLUBLE TRIP CATALYST
Aurora Ginzburg
Science 301
Economics How to Protect Against Odometer Rollback and Save Billions of Dollars
Alexis Gomez
The Club - Campus Center
Engineering Aquaponics: A Sustainable Food Production System
Maryam Shafahi
Science 402
Engineering Development of a Sampling Apparatus for Studying Geoenvironmental Processes Using Steady-State Centrifugation
Ye Ding
Science 116 (Physics Lab)
English Literature “A World Divided in Two”: Civil Rebellions in Manichean America
Alexander Calderwood
Hoover 113
English Literature Love is a Game: Using Game Theory to Provide Insight into The Great Gatsby
Brian Yu
Deihl 104
English Literature To Be or Not to Be
Chris Meyers
Hoover 106
Music RE-RITE: RECONSIDERING THE USE OF VIDEO-TECHNOLOGY IN ORCHESTRAL SETTINGS
EDUARDO MOLLINEDO-PINON
Hoover 104
Other Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation: Comparing Relative Strength in Relation To Parental Support and Control
Casey Cho
Hoover 108
Physics/Astronomy/Planetary Sciences Deep UV Spectroscopy of the Mojave Desert
Margot Paez
Science 110 (Physics Lab)
Physics/Astronomy/Planetary Sciences Modeling Athletic Strength Among Competitive CrossFit Athletes from First Principles
Haley Roberson
Science 201
Political Science Algeria: Fanon's battleground
Denali Marsh
Deihl 118
Psychology Are Self-Esteem, Oppression, and Life Satisfaction Predictors of Internet Addiction?
Peter Krause
Hoover 105
Psychology Maternal Education and Well-Being
Jennifer Knothe
Hoover 100