Wednesday, June 22 — 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Grand Ballroom

Group I — Presenting from 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Aeronautics/Astronautics
1
Krzysztof Fidkowski Grid Adaptation for High-Order Finite Element Discretizations
Applied Mathematics
3
Nawaf Bou-Rabee Parallel Computational Dynamical Systems
5
Jimena Davis Comparison of Two Approximation Methods in the Estimation of Growth Rate Distributions in Size-Structured Mosquitofish Populations
7
Amber Sallerson Closure and numerical simulation of a new class of multiphase flow and transport models
Astrophysics
9
Gregory Novak The Structure of Simulated Galaxy Remnants Compared to Observations
Bioengineering
11
William Triffo Modeling Intracellular Ion Transport in the Outer Hair Cell
Biophysics
13
Joshua Waterfall Sloppy Models - predictions and parameter estimation in multiparameter nonlinear models
15
Michael Wu What’s beyond second order? Kernel regression techniques for nonlinear functional characterization of visual neurons
Chemical Engineering
17
Michael Bybee Large Scale Simulation of Colloidal Suspensions
19
Christina Payne Molecular Dynamics Simulation of a Nanoscale Device for Fast Sequencing of DNA
21
Obioma Uche Tailoring the S(k) Behaviour of Point Particle Systems
Chemistry
23
Matthew McGrath Simulation of Phase Equilibria from First Principles: Applications to Water
25
Peter Kekenes-Huskey moleculeGL: A Recursive, Metropolis Monte Carlo Rotamer-Design Algorithm
Civil Engineering
27
Kristine Cochran Sub-stepping procedures in constitutive modeling for low-cycle fatigue applications
Computational Biology
29
Bree Aldridge Separating Signaling Space
31
Etay Ziv Biological Networks: Does Function Follow Form?
Computer Science
33
Sarah Moussa Novel Methods for Visualization and Clustering of DNA Microarray Data
35
Michael Wolf Improving the Parallel Efficiency of Tau3P, a Parallel Electromagnetic Field Solver
Electrical Engineering
37
Aron Cummings Electronic Nature of Loops in Carbon Nanotubes
Materials Science
39
Brandon Wood First-principles Simulation of Superionic Behavior
Nuclear Engineering
41
Gregory Davidson Automatic Variance Reduction for Monte Carlo Transport
Physics
43
Jeffrey Drocco Diffusion of Bicoid protein in Drosophila melanogaster embryos
45
Mark Rudner Parallel Simulation of Quantum Coherent dynamics by Parameterized Time-dependent Hamiltonians (PSiQCoPATH)
Planetary Sciences
47
Emma Rainey Grain size-dependent viscosity and the thermal evolution of icy satellites
Virtual Reality
49
Alex Lindblad Virtual Cutting and Suturing for an Immersive Finite Element Based Bi-Manual Suturing Simulator
Group II — Presenting from 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Applied Mathematics
2
Paul Bauman An Approach to Multi-Scale Modeling Based upon Goal-Oriented Error Estimation and Adaptive Selection of Models
4
Jasmine Foo Solving the Stochastic Navier-Lamé System with Generalized Polynomial Chaos
6
David Schmidt Error Correcting Codes and Genetic Sequence Analysis
8
Samuel Stechmann A Simplified Model for Precipitation Fronts in the Tropics
Astrophysics
10
Ian Parrish Simulation of the Magnetothermal Instability
12
John ZuHone Investigating the Central Density Profile of Dark Matter Halos Using Mergers
Biochemistry
14
Joshua Adelman The Mechanochemistry of Rho Transcription Termination Factor
Bioinformatics
16
Michael Driscoll Reverse-Engineering Microbial Gene Networks with Large-Scale RNA Expression Data Sets
Chemical Engineering
18
Erik Allen Measuring Efficiency of Polymer Monte Carlo Simulations
20
Mary Biddy Atomistic and Coarse Grained Models for Property Predictions of Environmentally Friendly Lubricants
22
Owen Hehmeyer Molecular Modeling of Tethered Polyelectrolytes
Civil and Environmental Engineering
24
Michael Barad An Embedded Boundary Adaptive Mesh Refinement Method for Environmental Flows
26
Michael Veilleux Three-Dimensional Finite Element Modeling of Realistic Polycrystalline Geometries
Computational Biology
28
Amoolya Singh Links between carbon source selection and anaerobiosis in Shewanella oneidensis
Computer Science
30
Yan Karklin What do statistical models of natural images tell us about visual processing in the brain?
32
Bonnie Kirkpatrick Constructing Phylogenies under the Rich Data Hypothesis
Engineering Mechanics
34
Brian Taylor Detonation dynamics in the shock-attached frame
Geography
36
David Potere Forest Harvest Mapping along the Appalachian Trail using Supervised Decision Tree Classifiers and Landsat Imagery
Mechanical Engineering
38
William Conley Multiple atom stick-slip motion in Friction Force Microscopy
40
Mary Dunlop Robustness and Evolvability in Synthetic Gene Circuits
Nuclear Engineering
42
Allan Wollaber A Monte Carlo-Deterministic Method for Global Transport Calculations
Physical Chemistry
44
Tod Pascal Non-Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics Simulation of a Spherical Solute in a Nanopore: Coupled Continuum/Atomistic Simulation
46
Mala Radhakrishnan Erythropoietin: A Case Study for Understanding Cytokine Signaling and Potency
Physics
48
Teresa Bailey A Piecewise Linear Finite Element Discretization of the Diffusion Equation
50
Jaydeep Bardhan Boundary Element Methods for Biomolecule Electrostatics