Friday, July 22 — 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Salons H, J & K; Crystal Gateway Marriott

The annual Fellows' Poster Session affords program review attendees a unique opportunity to learn more about the research being supported by the DOE CSGF program. Each fellow is provided space to present his or her latest findings, and prizes are awarded to those who engage in the best visual and oral presentations.

2011 Contest Winners

  • Britton Olson — Stanford University (Overall)
  • Kenley Pelzer — University of Chicago (Honorable Mention)
  • Aaron Sisto — Stanford University (Honorable Mention)
  • Zachary Ulissi — Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Honorable Mention)
  • Scot Miller — Harvard University (Novice)

Poster Presentation Schedule

Group I — Presenting from 5:30-6:30 p.m.
1Noah ReddellA new flexible high-performance computing code for local (nearest-neighbor) calculations on clustered many-core systems
Applied Mathematics
3Evan GawlikVariational integrators for incompressible fluid flow, magnetohydrodynamics, complex fluid flow, and geophysical fluid dynamics
5Tobin IsaacToward the massively parallel solution of 3-D ice sheet flow models
7Samuel SkillmanHigh-performance stencil computations on GPUs
Atmospheric Sciences
9Christopher EldredWRF model configuration for seasonal climate forecasting over the Bolivian altiplano
11Carl BoettigerEarly warning signals of population collapse
13Irene KaplowIntegrating gene expression, chromatin modification, and transcription factor binding human embryonic stem cell datasets to understand gene regulation in development
15Troy RuthsA sequence-based, population genetic model of regulatory pathway evolution
17Armen KherlopianCardiac myocyte model parameter sensitivity analysis and model transformation using a genetic algorithm
Chemical Engineering
19Carmeline DsilvaThe study of Lennard-Jones clusters using diffusion maps
21Devin MatthewsApproaches towards the full CI limit for singlet biradicals
23Brenda RubensteinFinite-temperature auxiliary-field quantum Monte Carlo for Bose-Fermi mixtures
Computational Fluid Dynamics
25Sanjeeb BoseExplicitly filtered large-eddy simulation on unstructured grids
27Eric LiuThe importance of mesh adaptation for higher-order solutions of PDEs
Computer Science
29Edgar SolomonikCommunication-optimal 2.5D dense linear algebra
Electrical and Computer Engineering
31Christopher QuinnUsing information theory to analyze statistically causal influences in networks of simultaneously recorded neurons
Materials Science and Engineering
33Aaron SistoPredicting the optical properties of nanostructured metamaterials: single-walled carbon nanotube arrays
Mechanical Engineering
35Brian LockwoodGradient-enhanced surrogate models for efficient uncertainty quantification
Nuclear Engineering
37Peter MaginotA new strictly non-negative SN finite element spatial discretization
39Travis Trahan3-D anisotropic neutron diffusion in optically thin channels
41Amanda PetersMultiscale simulation of blood flow in the coronary arteries
43Norman YaoTopologically protected quantum state transfer in a chiral spin liquid
45Miles LopesA statistical model for the dynamic regulation of alternative splicing in D. melanogaster
Group II — Presenting from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Applied Mathematics
2Scott ClarkALE: An assembly likelihood evaluation framework to estimate the quality of metagenome assemblies
4Thomas FaiAn FFT-based immersed boundary method for variable viscosity and density fluids
Atmospheric Sciences
6Mary BenageThe thermal evolution and dynamics of pyroclastic density currents from boiling-over eruptions
8Scot MillerSources of nitrous oxide, an important greenhouse gas, over the central United States
Audiology/Speech Pathology
10Anne WarlaumontA computational neural network model of infant vocal learning
12Edward BaskervilleModeling and prediction of feeding links using trait data
14Aleah CaulinPeto's Paradox and the evolution of cancer suppression
16Charles FrognerIntegrative image analysis of Drosophila in situ hybridization data
Chemical Engineering
20Zachary UlissiSingle Ion Transport Through Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes
22Kurt BrorsenTheoretical study of protonated water clusters using the effective fragment potential
24Mark Maienschein-ClineAn algorithm for parallelization of molecular dynamics in time
26Kenley PelzerStrong correlation in polyaromatic hydrocarbons from the two-electron reduced-density-matrix method: effects of geometry and size
Civil and Environmental Engineering
28Sean VitousekTowards Navier-Stokes simulations of the ocean
Computational Fluid Dynamics
30Christopher IveyMultiphase flow modeling for jet atomization
32Britton OlsonShock-turbulence interactions in a rocket nozzle
Computer Science
34Cyrus OmarFormal infrastructure for data-driven modeling of neurobiological circuits
Mechanical Engineering
36Curtis HammanStability of impulsively started vortex rolls
Nuclear Engineering
38Leslie DewanQuantifying radiation damage to the network structure of radioactive waste-bearing materials
Operations Research
40Kathleen KingPlanning and operating a public health emergency response network
42Seth DavidovitsMomentum space dynamics of spatially incoherent light in a photorefractive crystal
44Douglas MasonHusimi projection in graphene eigenstates