First-, second- and third-year students present their research during the annual Fellows' Poster Session.

Tuesday, July 28 — 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Salons H, J & K; Crystal Gateway Marriott

Poster Presentation Schedule

Group I — Presenting 5:15-6:00 p.m.
1Britni CrockerThe Spatial Distribution of the Human Cortical Response to Single-pulse Electrical Stimulation
3Jonathan GootenbergCharacterization of CRISPR Systems With High-throughput Sequencing to Diversify the Molecular Toolset
5Isha JainOrganelle Crosstalk in Disease and Health
7Derek MacklinToward a Whole-Cell Model of Escherichia coli
9Danielle RagerProprioceptive Feedback Modulates Motor Cortical Tuning During Brain-machine Interface Control
11Mukarram TahirThermodynamics and Kinetics of Solvent-exposed Lipid Tail Protrusions
13Joy YangAssessing Models That Control for Phylogeny for Inferring Genetic Effect in Bacterial Datasets
Computer Science
15Samuel BlauUsing Massively Parallelized Coupled Cluster to Identify Promising Novel Organic Photovoltaics
17Adam SealfonDistances and Shortest Paths With Differential Privacy
Earth Science
19Brenhin KellerVolcanic-Plutonic Parity and the Differentiation of the Continental Crust
21Eileen MartinAnalyzing Ambient Seismic Noise Collected by Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS)
23Thomas ThompsonBoundary Element Analysis of Active Mountain Building at the Himalayan Range Front
25Kathleen AlexanderFirst Principles Study of Grain Boundaries in Lithium Lanthanum Titanate
27Justin LeeDenoised Wigner Distribution Deconvolution Via Low-rank Matrix Completion
29Andrew TillThe Finite-Element With Discontiguous Support Multigroup Method
31Thomas AndersonSimulation of Rayleigh-Taylor Instability Suppression
33Miles LubinJuMP: A Modeling Language for Mathematical Optimization
35Daniel ReyData Assimilation Methods for Dynamical Systems With Poor Observability
37Melissa YeungIdentification of Lagrangian Coherent Structures as a Generalized Eigenvalue Problem
39Hilary EganStatistical Properties of Magnetic Fields in Simulated Galaxy Clusters
41Nicholas FrontiereCRKSPH: A Novel Approach to SPH Simulation
43Thomas HoloienTwo Years of Discoveries From the All-Sky Automated Survey for SuperNovae
47Sherwood RichersMonte Carlo Neutrino Transport in Post-merger Disks
49Dragos VelicanuStudies of Jet-track Correlations in Pb-Pb Collisions With CMS
Group II — Presenting 6:15-7:00 p.m.
2Hannah De JongCrispR: A Tool for Allele-specific CRISPR/Cas9 Assay Design
4Jordan HoffmannModeling Cell Movements and Mechanics in Insect Embryogenesis
6Alex KellComputational Similarities Between Visual and Auditory Cortex Studied With Convolutional Neural Networks and Functional MRI
8Sarah MiddletonSubcellular Zipcodes: Finding the Signals That Direct RNA Localization in Neurons
10Adam RiesselmanRecoding the Salmonella typhimurium LT2 Genome
12Alexander WilliamsA Clustering Algorithm to Identify Latent Cell Types From DNA Methylation Patterns
Computer Science
14Alnur AliDisciplined Convex Stochastic Programming: A New Framework for Stochastic Optimization
16David OzogA Performance Analysis of SIMD Algorithms for Monte Carlo Simulations of Nuclear Reactor Cores
18Daniel StrouseCompression for Prediction: The Deterministic Information Bottleneck
Earth Science
20Jesse LopezApplication of a Sediment Model to Estimate Light Attenuation in Estuarine Environments
22David PlotkinHigh-resolution Modeling of Tropical Cyclones Using Rare Event Simulation
24Alexander TurnerEstimating Urban Carbon Dioxide Fluxes at High Resolution From In Situ Observations
26Thomas CatanachPower System Dynamic Estimation
28Andrew StershicImplementation of the Thick Level-Set Method for Brittle Fragmentation
30Gerald WangWhy are Fluid Densities So Low in Carbon Nanotubes?
32Julian Kates-HarbeckEvolutionary Dynamics Under Nonlinear Frequency-depenent Selection
34Victor MindenA Real-space Green's Function Method for the Numerical Solution of Maxwell's Equations in Free Space
36Jay StotskyModeling and Simulation of the Biomechanics of Biofilms With Heterogeneous Rheological Properties
38Chelsea HarrisSolar Power Tower Lifetime Predictions: Lab to Computer and Back Again
40Kyle FelkerNumerical Methods for General Relativistic Radiative Transfer
42Morgan HammerInvestigating Ultrafast Excited-state Proton Transfer With Nonadiabatic Dynamics Simulations
44Eric IsaacsOrigin of Phase Instability in Battery Cathode Materials From Correlated Electronic Structure Calculations
48Adam Richie-HalfordQuantum Monte Carlo Simulation of the BCS-BEC Crossover at Finite Temperature
50Kathleen WeichmanEnvelope Model Simulation of Realistic Laser Pulses at the Texas Petawatt Laser