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2018 Competitors

David and Lorraine Freed Undergraduate Research Symposium

Meet the competitors of the 2018 Undergraduate Research Symposium:

Christie Altadonna & Kira Gobes
Christie Altadonna & Kira Gobes

Interactive Storytelling Using LILI Robot

Megan Bellinger
Megan Bellinger

Modeling Crop Yields in Zambia Using Climate, Soil, and Survey Data

Madhav Bista
Madhav Bista

Flow Regime Change of the Delaware River Basin

Reilly Callahan
Reilly Callahan - HONORABLE MENTION

Self-Assembling Hydrogels Based on Glycosaminoglycan-Peptide Hybrid Molecules for Tissue Engineering


Zishen Chen
Zishen Chen

Respiratory mechanics in obstructed airways: Results of CFD simulations

Jack Circus, Logan Herr, Samuel Presti
Jack Circus, Logan Herr, Samuel Presti

Self-Driving Robotic Car Using Machine Learning And Image Recognition

Thomas Farinha
Thomas Farinha - WINNER

Epitaxial MgO Films Grown on GaN by Atomic Layer Deposition: Growth Temperature Dependence and Thermal Stability

Tobias Gloesslein
Tobias Gloesslein

Modeling the Effect of Wind Tunnel Walls on Wingtip Vortex Development


Billy Johns
Billy Johns

Electric Thrust: The Future of Manned Aviation

Michelle Kent
Michelle Kent - 2ND PLACE

Microstructural Evolution of Dissimilar Metal Welds involving Grade 91 Steel

Emma Leeds, Rachel Tenney & Yue Wu
Emma Leeds, Rachel Tenney & Yue Wu - HONORABLE MENTION

Development of Struvite from Wastewater Using Insoluble Magnesium Sources

Rebecca Lentz
Rebecca Lentz - HONORABLE MENTION

Differential Carrier Lifetime Measurements of InGaN Light-Emitting Diodes


Ian Miller
Ian Miller - 3RD PLACE

A Self-Contained Distributed Sensing System for Swarm Robotics

Divya Patel
Divya Patel - PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD

3D Printing with Peptide-Polymer Conjugates to Regenerate the Osteochondral Interface

Evan Pretti
Evan Pretti

Assembly of binary superlattices from multi-flavored DNA-functionalized particles

Zoë Rosenberg
Zoë Rosenberg

Epitaxial Growth of Iron Oxide on Aluminum Oxide Single Crystals


Emily Ryan
Emily Ryan

Construction Phase of Biosand Filters Built with River Sand and Quarry Sand

Megan Schappert
Megan Schappert

Cytotoxicity of Vibrio Cholerae Outer Membrane Vesicles at Acidic, Neutral and Basic Conditions

Kelly Seims
Kelly Seims

Spatial Organization of Peptides by 3D Printing with Peptide-Polymer Conjugates

Travis Shoemaker
Travis Shoemaker

Remote Sensing Approach to Riprap Slope Inspection


Angela Sinani
Angela Sinani

Design and Optimization of a Cholesterol-Binding Peptide Based on the Cholesterol Recognition Amino acid Consensus Motif

Rachel Young
Rachel Young

Optimization of Electrospinning Thermoresponsive, Biocompatible Substrates for Cell Culture

Xuanyu Zhu
Xuanyu Zhu

3D Planar Laser-Induced Fluorescence (PLIF) Reconstruction of Hairpin Vortex

Melissa Zirps
Melissa Zirps

The Effects of Climate Change on the Capacity of Steel Girders under Corrosion