Javelina Research Symposium Winners

                 9th Annual Javelina Research Symposium
                                     April 6, 2017

                                   Undergraduates

Place

Name

Faculty Mentor

Area

Presentation Title

1st Place

Ashley Rosenbaum

Dr. Daniel Burt

 

Kinesiology

Response Time and Puzzle Solving Skills in Gamers vs. Non-Gamers

2nd Place

Feyisayo Edalende

Dr. Maria E. Velez-Hernandez

Biomedical Science

The Study of Behavioral Defects in Drosophila melanogaster Through Courtship

3rd Place

Eric Andrew Cardona

Dr. Maria E. Velez-Hernandez

Biomedical Science

Imitation of GABAergic Neuron Expression

                                          Masters

Place

Name

Faculty Mentor

Area

Presentation Title

1st Place

Chesney Migl

Dr. Elda Sanchez

Chemistry

A Novel Method of Transcriptome Acquisition For cDNA Library Construction From The Venom Gland Of Crotalus atrox

 

2nd Place

Elyse Grilli

Dr. Rudolf Bohm

Biology

Fusion Tag Use to Determine Domain Function of the fruitless Protein in Drosophila Melanogaster

2nd Place

Dan Taylor

Dr. Randy De Young

Range & Wildlife Management

Evaluation of Non-Invasive Fecal Sampling for Monitoring Bobcats and Ocelots in South Texas

 

3rd Place

Nagaraju Ashila

Dr. Lai Lu

Chemistry

New Inhibitors of Abelson Kinase Inhibitors Derived From Novel Pharmacophore Pyrano [2,3-d] pyrimidin-7-one

                                         Doctoral

Place

Name

Faculty Mentor

Area

Presentation Title

1st Place

Shreesh Kulkarni

Dr. Patrick Mills

Sustainability Energy Systems

Thermodynamic and Kinetic Insights into CO2 Methanation at Intensified Process Conditions

 

2nd Place

Schooka Khoramafar Erich Potthest (Undergraduate            Co-Presenter)

Dr. Kim D. Jones

Environmental

Engineering

Pilot and Field Study on Bio-Treat ment Technology for Removal of VOCs

 

3rd Place

Tuchakorm Lertwanakarn

 Dr. Elda Sanchez

National Natural Toxins Research Center

Cytotoxicity Of A Beta-Cardiotoxin Isolated From King Cobra Venom (Ophiiophagus Hannah)

 

8th Annual Javelina Undergraduate Research Symposium
                              October 26, 2016

Place

Name

Mentor

Area

Title

1st

Britny Spencer

Dr. Dana Byrd

Psychology

Effects of Cardiovascular Fitness on Neural and Heart Rate Activity During a Visual Selective Attention and Inhibition Task

2nd

Yash Bhakti

Dr. Chongwei Xiao

Chemical Engineering

Experimental Investigation of Proppant Transport in CO2 Foams

3rd

Feyisayo Edalere

Dr. Maria Velez-Hernandez

Biomedical Science

The Study of Behavioral Defects in Drosophila Melanogaster Through Courtship

Honorable Mention

Humberto Garcia

Dr. Christina Reiser-Robbins

Psychology

Impact of Contact Experience and Academic Major on Students’ Attitudes Towards Persons with Disability

Honorable Mention

Yanguy Fabrice Mathieu Kignimi

Dr. Thomas Krueger

Accounting and Finance

Has the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) Been an Effective Prescription for Biotech Firm Financial Heath?

Honorable Mention

Cody Lara

Dr. Natasha Bell

Animal Science

Evaluating the Correlation Between In Situ and In Vitro Rumen Digestion Techniques

Honorable Mention

Miguel Ponifis

Dr. Brenda Hannon

Psychology

Assessing Young Children’s Real Time Eye Movement Strategies on Matrix Reasoning Problems Using Eye Tracking Technology

7th Annual Javelina Research Symposium
April 19, 2016

Doctoral:
1st Place Jae-Hyung Ji
2nd Place Nima Ghahremani
3rd Place Shooka Khoramfar
Masters:
1st Place Chisara Anoruo
2nd Place Taylor Yerrick
3rd Place Alexandra Calderon
3rd Place Natalia Rojas
Undergraduate:
1st Place Victoria Para
2nd Place Nathaniel Marino
3rd Place David Salinas Jr.

6th Annual Javelina Research Symposium
April 15, 2015

Doctoral:
1st Place Stacy Hines
2nd Place Chih-Yuan Chang
3rd Place Sheesh Kulkarn
Masters:
1st Place Anoop Uchagawkar
2nd Place Amirthash Kumar Arun
3rd Place Taylor Yerrick
Undergraduate:
1st Place Baldemar Martinez
2nd Place Nathaniel Marino
3rd Place Chainate Atphasit

2nd Annual Javelina Regional Research Symposium
April 29, 2014

Doctoral:
1st Place Chih Yuan Chang
2nd Place Kory Gann
3rd Place Stacy Hines
Masters:
1st Place Lawai Lateef Olabanji
2nd Place Rshida Nasrin Sucky
3rd Place Hank Birdsall 
3rd Place Carmen Thomas
Undergraduate:
1st Place Courtney Lundin
2nd Place  Viviana Garza
3rd Place  Nadia Sherman

5th Annual Javelina Research Symposium
October 16, 2013

Doctoral:
1st Place: Stacy Hines
2nd Place Whitney Priesmeyer
3rd Place Xiangting Hou
Masters:
1st Place Cord Eversole
2nd Place Luis Ayala
3rd Place Holley Kline
Undergraduate:
1st Place Courtney Lundin
2nd Place Greg Rodriguez
3rd Place Andrea Meyer

1st Annual Javelina Regional Research Symposium
April 18, 2013

Doctoral:
1st Place Marisa Chapa
1st Place Place Chih-Yuan Chang
2nd Place Whitney Priesmeyer
2nd Place Stacy L. Hines
3rd Place Xiangting Hou
3rd Place Chad Parent
Masters:
1st Place Aleyda Cantu
1st Place Adrian Arellano
2nd Place Maunuel Hoffman
2nd Place Govind Gupta and Kartik Raman
3rd Place Sri Harsha Attuluri
3rd Place Alyssa Sarinana
Undergraduates:
1st Place Nicholas Koble
1st Place Adrea Meyer
2nd Place Jennifer Slayton
2nd Place Ana Cardona
3rd Place Dylan Riedesel
3rd Place Elizabeth Haddock
Honorable Mention:
Alexis Schmidt
Cody Brietzke
Sarah Pons
Dianea Willis

4th Annual Javelina Research Symposium
October 18, 2012

Doctoral:
1st Place Jessica Ruiz
2nd Place Cynthia Alvarado
3rd Place Gina Lydia Garza-Reyna
Masters:
1st Place Di Yang
1st Place Bang He
2nd Place Sasikanth Pagadrai and Pratyush Valluri
2nd Place Nikhil Mantrawadi
3rd Place Lianne Koczur
3rd Place Pratyush Valluri
Undergraduate:
1st Place Michael Hill
2nd Place Cristina Lu Hinojosa
3rd Place Nicole Villarreal

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