Oral Presentations, Session 3 (3:10PM – 4:20PM)

3:40PM – 3:55PM

Discipline Presentation Room
Biology Large-Scale Informatics Approach to Understanding Decision-Making Computations in the Human Brain
Ratnalekha Viswanadham
Science 102
Biology The Affects of Thyroid Hormone (T3) Dosage Response on ATDC5 Chondrocyte Forever Cells in Alginate Beads for Chondrocyte Differentiation into Osteoblasts
Luci Schroeder
Science 208
Chemistry Analysis of Organic Species in Indoor Airborne Particulate Matter
Kyle Nash
Science 104
Chemistry Anticancer Activity of Gold(III) Complexes and Ligands Bearing Alkyl-Substituted Phenanthroline Ligands
Pauline Olsen
Science 204
Chemistry Photochemical release of carbon disulfide from 1,1- dithiooxalate and the analogous esters.
Elizabeth Levy
Science 402
Computer Science Blind Deconvolution of Barcodes via Dictionary Analysis and Wiener Filter of Barcode Subsections
Maximilian Hung
Science 110 (Physics Lab)
Cultural Studies The Culture of Competition within Linguistics: Following the Preservation and Extinction of Languages
Stephanie Ly
Deihl 118
Education STEM - Seriously Tough but Entertaining Mathematics
Tyler Sunderman
Hoover 113
Engineering Designing an in vitro bistable biological circuit using RNA aptamers
Claire Tran
Science 405
Engineering Obstacle Avoidance System for UAVs using Computer Vision
Mathew Gan
Science 116 (Physics Lab)
Engineering Soil Modification Utilizing Cement
John Thurlo
Science 201
Other An Exercise in Sustainable Design: Designing a Living Building in San Francisco
Lara Stucki
Hoover 104
Other Séduction et violence dans « Carmen »: roman, cinéma et opéra
Sandra Kirollos
Deihl 104
Physics/Astronomy/Planetary Sciences HIGH-EFFICIENCY POWER SUPPLY
Daniel Quach
Science 301
Psychology Does Religion Influence Hope?
Evelyn Herrera
Hoover 100
Psychology Hope and Sociopolitical Control
Narges Mohsenpour
Hoover 108
Religious Studies The Correlation between Religiosity and Behavioral Domains among Italian Adolescents
Michelle Manning
Hoover 105
Sociology Additonal Challenges Faced by Non-Traditional Students: Evaluating Campus Resources for Veteran Students
Tammi Chaparro
Mendenhall/Greenleaf Gallery
Sociology Deception in online dating profiles: How online dangers are exacerbated by self-promotion
Kayla Orlinsky
Hoover 106

3:55PM – 4:10PM

Discipline Presentation Room
Anthropology The Cultural Influence on Environmental Behavior in Middle Class Households
Madilynn Santoyo
Hoover 106
Biology A Novel Assay for Higher-Order Repetitive Behavior in Mice and the C58/J Mouse Model of Autism
Mikkal Blick
Science 102
Biology A TALEN-based Approach to Elucidate the Role of Notch Glycosylation in Pancreatic Cancer
Andrea Perez
Science 204
Biology Thermal requirements for the development of the canyon fly
David Theuret
Science 208
Computer Science Decoherence: An Exploration in Quantum Error Correction
Faraz Zaerpoor
Science 110 (Physics Lab)
Earth & Environmental Science Optimizing plant-microbe interactions for a sustainable supply of nitrogen for bioenergy crops
Paul Felix
Science 104
Engineering Electrical Resistivity and Conductivity in High Performance Concrete
jarrett hamud
Science 201
Engineering Heating Attic Air for Space Heating and Dryer Applications using Solar Thermal Energy
Christian Alcaraz
Science 301
Engineering Quantitative Modeling of the Alternative Pathway in Complement System
Nehemiah Zewde
Science 405
Engineering Search and Rescue using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Ajay Bettadapura
Science 116 (Physics Lab)
English Literature Arabian Nights Unframed: Have You Seen This Protagonist?
Carrie Baarns
Deihl 104
History Back to the Future: The Flying Car in Postwar America
Jonathan Lee
Hoover 108
Other Tobacco and Alcohol use co-morbidity among Mediterranean adolescents
Jasmine Wahab
Hoover 105
Psychology A Semantic Analysis of “slave” and variations of the “N-word” in Mark Twain novels
Peter Cao
Mendenhall/Greenleaf Gallery
Psychology Hope Defines Perseverance
Preston Brown
Hoover 100
Psychology The Influence of Parent and Child Decontextualized Language on Higher-Order Thinking
Laura River
Deihl 118
Sociology Examining the Relationship Between New Urbanist Theory and Implementation: A Case Study of Downtown Brea
Julia Marino
Hoover 104

3:10PM – 3:25PM

Discipline Presentation Room
Biochemistry Reactivation of zebrafish acetylcholinesterase by novel oxime compounds following inhibition by organophosphate pesticides
Hayden Schmidt
Science 102
Biochemistry Spatial Distribution of Nonylphenol and its Partitioning towards Human Subjects as it Relates to Environmental Levels
Kyle Van de Bittner
Science 104
Biology Adipogenic Effects Of The Environmental Obesogen Bisphenol-A
Tun Aung
Science 405
Biology DNA Microsatellite Variation in the Coyote Ceanothus (Ceanothus ferrisiae)
Olivier Monty
Science 204
Biology Metabolic response of Ilyanassa obsoleta egg capsules to increased temperature under immersed and emersed conditions
Janet Garcia
Science 208
Business Chevron Corporation: INTS 497.06 External Environment, Industry Analysis, and Company Assessment
Lindsay Gardner
Science 302
Computer Science Developing an Algorithm for Efficient Nim-Value Calculation in Dots and Boxes
Andrew Brinker
Science 110 (Physics Lab)
Education Can Stereotype Threat Explain the Transfer Shock Phenomena?
Tatev Papikyan
Mendenhall/Greenleaf Gallery
Education iPad and Pedagogy: Exploring the Impact of One-to-One iPad Classroom Integration on Perceived Educator Effectiveness
Steven Lesky
Hoover 113
Engineering THE EFFECT OF RAINFALL ON SOIL METRIC SUCTION
Michael Ayad
Science 201
Engineering The Impact of Air Lubrication on a Boat's Propeller
Richard Copca
Science 301
Engineering Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Increasing Reliability and Paving a Path for Advance Applications
Alejandro Osorio
Science 116 (Physics Lab)
Film Studies L’anti-héro dans 3 films de Jean-Pierre Jeunet: Amélie, Un long dimanche de Fiançailles et Micmacs à tire-larigot
Sharon Kikinis
Deihl 104
Other The possible role of alcohol use as a coping mechanism of school stress among adolescents.
Jose Rodriguez
Hoover 105
Political Science A Climate of Change: The Geopolitical Ramifications of Climate Change
Adam Keppler
Hoover 104
Political Science Feminism in the News: A Content Analysis of Fox News Channel and MSNBC
Melissa Manzanares
Hoover 108
Psychology An fNIRS Study: Benefits of Bilingual Attention on Literacy Acquisition
Jaime Munoz-Velazquez
Deihl 118
Psychology Effect of Facebook on Mood
Caroline Roemer
Hoover 106
Psychology The Relationship between Hope and Inspiration
Jennifer Calderon
Hoover 100

3:25PM – 3:40PM

Discipline Presentation Room
Biology A Promising Model in Understanding Metastasis: Uterine Seam Cell Development in Caenorhabditis elegans
Sang Nguyen
Science 204
Biology Organics Exposure in Orbit (OREOcube): An International Space Station Astrobiology Experiment
Jillian Walker
Science 104
Biology Radiation Effects on the Cdc7/Dbf4 Protein Kinase
Vatche Kaprielian
Science 405
Biology The Effect of Intranasal Oxytocin Administration on Autistic-like Behavior in C58/J Mice
Rachael Holt
Science 102
Biology USDA-approved organophosphate pesticides cause developmental abnormalities in two aquatic vertebrate models
Jonathan Gregg
Science 208
Chemistry Synthesis and Characterization of a Heterobimetallic Coordination Complex with Redox-Active Ligands
David Cao
Science 402
Computer Science Conditional Random Fields for Dense Stereo Matching
Christopher Yeh
Science 110 (Physics Lab)
Engineering Simultaneous Localization and Mapping Quadcopter
Steven Viska
Science 116 (Physics Lab)
Engineering A Comprehensive Investigation of The Design and Modeling of The Olivenhain Dam and Reservoir For Seismic Performance
Gabriela Bernaldino
Science 201
Engineering Determining the Fuel Savings of “Off-Cycle” Technologies for Light-Duty Vehicles
Nigel Williams
Science 301
Film Studies Oppression et désarroi dans Le jour se lève de Marcel Carné
James Thornton
Deihl 104
Philosophy Epistemic Privilege and The Center of Power
Monica Pinon
Hoover 108
Psychology Sleeping Habits and Family Stress among Adolescents
Angela Lim
Hoover 105
Psychology Stroop Task Practice Effects for English as a First Language (EFL) and English as a Second Language (ESL) Speakers
Chen Wang
Deihl 118
Psychology The Significance of Hope
Cecily Colgate
Hoover 100
Psychology Transfer Shock and its effects on Student Success
Monica Santos
Mendenhall/Greenleaf Gallery
Sociology "Home Schooling is Heaven, Not Harvard": The Worldview of Home Schooling Families in Early 21st Century Southern California
Danielle Webster
Hoover 113
Sociology Drug Documentaries and Series Aired on American Television: The Issues of Misrepresentation and Moral Panic
Larissa Sherwood
Hoover 106
Sociology Place Identity through Place-Making: Stakeholders' Reactions to the Asian Longhorned Beetle in Worcester, Massachusetts
Carlee Shults
Hoover 104