AR Summer 2009 Student Projects

CNSI Education
Student Researcher School Mentor Faculty Department Project
Nate Charest Santa Barbara High School Kai Kristiansen
Chemical Engineering
Materials
Adhesion and Necking of Polymer/Steel Interface
Anina Cooter Dos Pueblos High School Carter De Leo Electrical and Computer Engineering Using Laser Projection to Find Correspondences in a Camera Network
Ellen Feldman Dos Pueblos High School Emre Sargin Electrical and Computer Engineering Extraction of Brain Region Interefaces in Structural MRI Images
Cari Hekhuis San Marcos High School Brian Ruttenberg Computer Science Structural Representation of the Mammalian Retina
Seth Judson Laguna Blanca School Alice Nguyen Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology Host-Specifity of a Local Parasite
Bret Klopfenstein Ventura High School (Teacher) Stephen Gosnell Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology Important of Temperature to the Non-Comsumptive Effects of Predators in Intertidal Communities
Gabe Li Dos Pueblos High School Scott Wasko
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry
Measuring Diffusion and Flux Across a Biological Membrane Capsule
Jordan Maron Santa Barbara High School Jamie Neilson Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Construction of Nanostructured Cobalt Oxide Thin Films
Oriane Matthys Dos Pueblos High School Shin Sik Choi Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology RNAi-based Screening to Find Genes Involved in the Transport of Nanoparticles in the Nematode C. elegans
Lucas Oswald Santa Barbara High School Erin Calkins Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry Characterization of a Tetraloop-Binding Receptor
Azucena Perez Dos Pueblos High School Juliana Bernal Ostos
Materials
Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry
Mimicking Sacrifical Bonds and Hidden Lengths
Missy Robertson San Marcos High School Hongbo Zeng Chemical Engineering Preparation of Polymer Nano-films and Characterization of its Surface Properties
Nicole Schauser Dos Pueblos High School Juliana Bernal Ostos
Materials
Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry
Mimicking Graded Properties in Cellular Materials
Rashi Singh Dos Pueblos High School Amanda Trent
Chemical Engineering
Materials
Designing Peptide Amphiphiles to Facilitate Drug Delivery Through Endosomal Escape
Makeda Tekle-Smith Santa Barbara High School Rose Theisen Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry Isolation and Characterization of Siderophores from Marine Bacteria
Emilia Wakamatsu San Marcos High School Shin Sik Choi Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Identification of Toxicity of Nano-Size Fullerene (C60) Particles in Nematode C. Elegans
Matthew Welsh San Marcos High School Moriah Sandy Chemistry and Bio-Chemistry Reactivity of Vanadium Bromoperoxidase
Natalie Williams San Marcos High School Swapna Joshi Electrical and Computer Engineering Psychopathic Brain MRI Image Processing and Analysis