Thursday, July 18 — 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Atrium Ballroom

Group I — Presenting from 5:00 – 5:40 pm
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering
1Matt FagoDensity Functional Theory as a Finite Element Constitutive Model
3Charles HindmanReduced order modelling and control for 2D and 3D airfoils
5Justin KooSheath Effects in Computational Hall Thruster Modeling
7Annette EvangelistiRecovering genetic regulatory networks from microarray data
9Catherine GrassoMultiple Sequence Alignment Using Partial Order Graphs
11Elijah NewrenComputational Issues in the Simulation of Blood Clotting
13Christopher OehmenBuilding a heart model from cells
Chemical Engineering/Chemistry/Physical Chemistry
15Heather NetzloffMD + EFP --> ??? : A Tale of Molecular Dynamics and the Effective Fragment Potential Method
17Diem-Phuong NguyenILDM Reaction Modeling in Turbulent Combustion Simulations
19Christopher RinderspacherBasis set dependence of ORD and CD spectra
Computer Science
21Richard MillsAlgorithmic modifications of locally preconditioned parallel iterative solvers to balance CPU and memory load
23Matthew WolinskySubmarine Slope Stability over Geologic Time
Mechanical Engineering/Fluid Dynamics/Robotics
25Devin BalkcomComputing Wrench Cones for Planar Rigid Body Contact Tasks
27Judith HillA Phase-Field Approach to Modeling Fluid-Fluid Interfaces in an Eulerian Framework
29Eric LeeGeometric Design of Robotic Systems Using Computational Algebraic Geometry
31Catherine NormanDroplets Rising in a Channel with the Level Set Method
33Benjamin KirkNested Grid Iteration for Incompressible Viscous Flow and Transport
Nuclear Engineering
35Heath HanshawAsymptotically Derived Discretization and Acceleration Schemes for Radiation Transport
Optimization/Control Theory
37Sommer GentryInverse Dynamics for Analyzing Uninstrumented Video of Human Motion
39Marcelo AlvarezA Model for the Formation and Evolution of Cosmological Haloes
41Kristopher AndersenLocalized basis sets in electronic structure theory: How do you solve a large (yet sparse) generalized eigenvalue problem?
43Mary Ann LeungModeling the Dynamics of the Bose-Einstein Condensate: Quasi One-Dimension and Beyond
Group II — Presenting from 5:50 – 6:30 pm
Aeronautical/Aerospace Engineering
2Matthew McNenlyDetermining the validity of slip models for MEMS flows
4Jarrod ChapmanJAZZ: A Whole Genome Shotgun Assembler
6Gavin ConantParallel Genehunter: Implementation of a Linkage Analysis Package for Distributed-Memory Architectures
8Ahna GirshickDoes variance predict visual-haptic adaptation in shape perception?
10Kristen GraumanCommunication via Eye Blinks — Detection and Duration Analysis in Real Time
12Boyce GriffithNumerical Methods for the Bidomain Equations
14Michael KowalokRegion-of-Interest Adjoint Functions as an Initial Guess for Iterative Inverse Treatment Planning
16Julian MintserisGetting at the Basis of Protein-Protein Recognition Through Multivariate Analysis
Chemical Engineering/Chemistry/Physical Chemistry
18Nouvelle GebhartMagnetic Susceptibility Calculations of Complex Magnetic Systems
20Daniel HornerScalable methods for studying electron-impact ionization
22Ahmed IsmailMultiresolution analysis in statistical mechanics: Wavelet-accelerated Monte Carlo simulations
24Joyce NoahA molecular dynamics study of the temperature dependence of static and dynamic properties of a Lennard-Jones fluid at fixed density
26Collin WickThe Effect of Temperature on the Solvation of Alkanes, Alkanols, and Water
Civil Engineering
28Nathan CraneParallel Adaptive Multigrid Methods for 3D Finite Element Structural Problems
Computer Science
30Allison BakerReducing Memory Access Costs: Variants of GMRES
32Richard KatzCalculations of the thermal structure of subduction zones using a Crank-Nicholson Semi-Lagrangian Multigrid advection-diffusion scheme
Mechanical Engineering/Fluid Dynamics/Robotics
34Ryan ElliottStability of thermally-induced martensitic transformations in bi-atomic crystals
36Benjamin KeenA particle kinetic approach to compressible inviscid gas dynamics with embedded boundaries
38Seung LeeUnstructured Hexahedral Mesh Based on Conduction Temperature Distribution
40Randall McDermottSynthetic field formulation for simulation of turbulent reacting flows
42Samuel SchofieldSediment Particle Dynamics
Nuclear Engineering
44Nathan CarstensUsing a Beowulf Cluster to Extend the Limits of Nuclear Reactor Design
46Matthew AndersonExperimentally constructing finite difference algorithms in numerical relativity
48Robert SedgewickDealing with the Sign Problem in the Hubbard Model